Lakin joined Cox in 2000 and has been General Sales Manager of KKBQ and KTHT for more than 12 years. She currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Advertising Education Foundation of Houston and Houston Advertising Federation of America.
Thomas has been with CMG for seven years. Her career includes five years as Account Manager for KKBQ/KTHT, eight months at the Austin American-Statesman and one year as local sales manager for the CMG Houston cluster. She is currently involved with the Media Alliance of Houston and has served on the Houston Works Board since 2011.
“I am extremely proud of Judy and Alana and that we’re able to promote such amazing sales talent from within CMG,” said CMG Houston VP and Market Manager Mark Krieschen. “Both of these women are proven winners, solid leaders in the advertising community, and deserving of their new roles at CMG. Judy and Alana will be hiring a new local sales manager for the cluster soon.”