Radio One Atlanta Successfully Operates Local and Syndicated Programming Under Davies’ Leadership
Radio One announces the promotion of radio veteran Tim Davies from Vice President, General Manager of Radio One Atlanta to Regional Vice President. With over 30 years of media management experience and a proven track record in the expansive Radio One Atlanta market since 2008, Davies’ promotion reflects his success in talent and market management, revenue growth, and high-performance team development.
Tim Davies oversees the Radio One Atlanta and Reach Media operation which includes four radio stations (Hot 107.9 FM, MAJIC 107.5/97.5 FM, Boom 102.9FM, Praise 102.5FM), four syndicated shows (The Rickey Smiley Morning Show, The Ed Lover Morning Show, The Willie Moore Jr. Show and The Nightly Spirit with Darlene McCoy), digital platforms, the filming of Dish Nation TV and signature events such as Birthday Bash and Praise in the Park which draws tens of thousands of people to Atlanta annually. A graduate of the University of Georgia, Davies is a well-awarded radio professional. He was a Radio Wayne Award finalist for Major Market Manager of the Year in 2010, 2014 and 2017. He was also named by Radio Ink as one of its 2004 Market Managers of the Year and again in 2012 on its Top 50 Market Managers of the Year list.
David Kantor, CEO of Radio One and Reach Media said, “Tim is a proven market leader that has been consistently progressive in his business acumen, sales strategy, and people management skills. His steadfast leadership has continued to position our local stations and nationally syndicated shows to win. It’s a pleasure to announce this well-deserved promotion.”
Davies said, “Every day we create content in Atlanta impacting not only our market but the entire country using our fully integrated platform of our local stations, syndicated shows, vast digital assets and television programming. I am excited about the new role and how we will continue to grow revenue and audience in the years to come.”