Steve Tapley

WGN Radio has promoted Steve Tarpley to the role of General Sales Manager.

“I am delighted to name Steve Tarpley as General Sales Manager of WGN Radio,” said WGN Radio General Manager Mary Sandberg Boyle. “We had our choice of top candidates and Steve proved to be the best person for the job. He’s had incredible success as a seller in his career here at WGN, and he’s excelled as a manager since 2014. Steve knows how to drive results for our advertisers and lead a team of sellers successfully.”

Tarpley joined the station in 2010 as a Local Account Executive. In subsequent years, he assumed more responsibilities including the roles of National Sales Manager, and most recently, Local Sales Manager.

“It’s an honor to take on a greater role at the place where I’ve spent more than a decade of my professional career,” said Steve Tarpley. “I’m most excited about the opportunity to work closer with our sponsors, and all of the talented people at WGN. This is home.”