Beasley Appoints Dennis Gwiazdon Las Vegas Market Manager
Beasley Media has appointed Dennis Gwiazdon as its new Vice President/Market Manager for its Las Vegas properties.
Gwiazdon joins Beasley from Midwest Communications where he had overseen their Nashville properties since 2001. He has also served as VP/GM for Nationwide Communications in San Diego and Brown Broadcasting in San Diego, Salt Lake City, and Seattle as well as President of Sales Insights for Coleman Insights.
He supplants Tom Humm, who had been in that position since 2008.
Beasley Media Group, Inc., a subsidiary of Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: BBGI) announces Dennis Gwiazdon has been named as the Vice President and Market Manager of the company’s cluster of radio stations in the Las Vegas market, including: KCYE-FM, KCYE-HD2, KKLZ-FM, KDWN-AM, KOAS-FM and KVGS-FM. He will officially begin his new position on Wednesday, January 11, 2018.
Gwiazdon most recently served as the Vice President and Market Manager of Midwest Communications & South Central Communications’ WCJK-FM, WJXA-FM and WNFN-FM in Nashville, Tennessee.
Previous to that, the radio veteran held the role of President of Sales Insights in San Diego, California, where in partnership with Coleman Insights, he provided advertiser perceptual studios for local radio cluster.
In addition, Gwiazdon served as Vice President and General Manager at Nationwide Communications’ KMCG-FM and KXGL-FM in San Diego, as well as holding a similar position at Brown Broadcasting Company’s KGB-FM/KPOP-AM in San Diego, KRWM-FM in Seattle, Washington and KKAT-FM in Salt Lake City, Utah.
“It’s a privilege to welcome Dennis to the Beasley Media Group family,” said Beasley Media Group Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Brian Beasley. “His proven track record, combined with his leadership skills, is the perfect fit for our Las Vegas cluster as we continue to grow and expand our business in the market.”
“I’m absolutely thrilled about joining the Beasley team,” said Gwiazdon.” There is tremendous potential for us in Las Vegas and I’m grateful that Caroline, Brian and Bruce are giving me the opportunity to make a difference.”
Gwiazdon currently serves as the president of the Nashville Area Radio Association. In addition, he is a past president and current board member of American Advertising Federation/Nashville.