Veteran network executive Dennis Green rises to COO of Sun & Fun Media and Key Networks. Green joined Sun & Fun Media as Chief Revenue Officer in May 2018 and added those responsibilities at Key Networks upon its launch in March 2019.
In his new role, Green will oversee operations for Sun & Fun Media’s products and services for barter to radio and for Key Networks’ portfolio of nationally syndicated programming and services including Bloomberg Radio, “The O’Reilly Update With Bill O’Reilly,” “The O’Reilly Update – Morning Edition,” “Shawn Parr’s Across the Country,” and Virtual Jock, among others. He will also lead the Key Networks’ team that provides ad sales and sponsorship representation, radio station clearance and affiliation service representation and other network services and elements required by advertisers.
“Dennis is one of the hardest working people in radio, and we are very pleased to reward his efforts with this much-deserved promotion to the Chief Operating Officer of both Sun & Fun Media and Key Networks,” Founder/CEO Rob Koblasz said in a release. “As Chief Revenue Officer since 2018, Dennis has been central to the continued growth of Sun & Fun Media and the successful launch and growth of Key Networks. His leadership and deep experience in network radio are tremendous assets for us.”
Prior to joining Sun & Fun Media and Key Networks, Green served 22 years at Westwood One, where he was Senior VP of Affiliate Sales and Broadcast Operations. During his tenure at Westwood One, Green held positions including Executive VP of Affiliate Sales, and VP of Affiliate Sales, Talk Programming. He was also VP, Broadcast Operations and Affiliate Sales, for Cumulus Media Networks. Green was previously Head of Multimedia Syndication at Bloomberg in New York and was also Director of Affiliate Sales and Operations for Illinois & Wisconsin Radio Networks.
“I’ve been fortunate in my career to work with amazing talent and provide programming and services for stations,” Green remarked. “Rob Koblasz gave me an opportunity to build upon the success at Sun & Fun and to start Key Networks, which is fast developing into a ‘key’ player in network radio. Thank you to the best-in-class staff we have assembled to help lead the charge to provide best-in-class products and services to affiliates around the country.”