Charlie Morgan has been named Senior Vice President/Market Manager of Emmis–New York, which includes Hot97, WBLS and WLIB. Morgan has been serving as Interim Emmis–New York Market Manager since January 2016.
“Charlie is one of radio‘s truly gifted leaders,” said Patrick Walsh, Emmis President and Chief Operating Officer. “His inspirational leadership has been a catalyst in improving our results in Indianapolis and his deft skills are already having an impact in New York. I’m thrilled he’s decided to focus this next exciting stage of his career on ensuring Hot97, WBLS and WLIB continue to play an important role in the lives of listeners in the tri-state area and these brands deliver on their enormous potential.”
A Butler University graduate, Morgan has more than 35 years of experience in the radio industry, including VP/Market Manager at Susquehanna (now Cumulus) Radio, which includes WFMS/WJJK/WISG. In 2007, Morgan joined the team at the famed Indianapolis Motor Speedway, serving as President and Chief Operating Officer of Indianapolis Motor Speedway Productions. In 2009, he was lured back to radio and joined the Emmis team as SVP/Market Manager of Emmis-Indianapolis, where he served until he was named Interim Market Manager in New York earlier this year. At Emmis-Indianapolis, Morgan was responsible for leading a turnaround effort that resulted in Emmis becoming the market leader. Morgan will remain connected to the Indianapolis Market as new Emmis Indianapolis Market Manager Chuck Williams will report to Morgan.| | | Next → |