…Role of Caldaronello and Honea further focuses organization
on affiliate service
“Pat’s got a solid vision of how to strategically assemble Dial Global’s many formats, programming tools and consulting services into complete solutions for customers,” commented Kirk Stirland , President of Programming at Dial Global.
Crocker has served as the Vice President of Affiliate Sales for Dial Global in Denver, the former Jones Radio Networks, for the past 12 years. Prior to that, Crocker worked in Local and National Radio Sales Management in St. Louis and Denver as well as at the former Unistar in Los Angeles.
After the announcement, Crocker detailed the reorganization of the affiliate management and customer service team. Vice President of Affiliate Management Matt Caldaronello will have supervision over the customer service group and cover the Southwest territory. Rick Honea will move to the newly created position of Director of Affiliate Support specializing in assisting affiliates in the start-up and ongoing execution of the various Dial Global services provided from Omaha, Seattle, Denver and Los Angeles. Format sales veterans Eric Sundstrom, Greg Allen and Jim Ortega make up the rest of the format sales team.
“Dial Global has assembled a combination of quality programming, cutting edge technology and talented people that allows us to provide an unparalleled range of solutions for our clients,” said Crocker. “I’m proud to be a part of the Dial Global team and look forward to leading this outstand ing group of radio professionals.”