Buzz Knight Promoted To Beasley EVP/Strategy & Innovation
Beasley Media Group has announced the promotion of Buzz Knight to the new role of Executive Vice President of Strategy and Innovation.
Knight had been serving as VP/Programming since joining Beasley in November 2016. He previously held the same title at Greater Media prior to Beasley’s acquisition of that company. He has also programmed Classic Rock 100.7 WZLX Boston, Rock “FM 99” WNOR Norfolk, and “QFM 96” WLVQ Columbus in his career.
Beasley Media Group, LLC., a subsidiary of Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: BBGI) announces Buzz Knight has been promoted to the position of Executive Vice President of Strategy and Innovation. He will begin his new position immediately.
Knight, who joined the company in November of 2016 (upon the sale of Greater Media, Inc. to Beasley Media Group), most recently served as vice president of programming at the company. In his new role, he will be responsible for the company’s existing and future strategic initiatives, along with new opportunities that innovate and diversify its portfolio.
“Since Buzz joined Beasley Media Group, he has been an integral part of our strategic direction and the brand management of the company,” said Chief Executive Officer Caroline Beasley. “His passion for innovation and new ideas will help lead us into the future.”
“These are transformative times in the company and the media industry,” said Knight. “Beasley Media Group is committed to pursuing and embracing strategy and innovation. I am grateful to have the opportunity to be a part of helping to shape the company’s next exciting chapter!”