Professional Experience

Digital Advertising Consultant - Principal

J Stevens Company LLC

Online Media industry

September 2012 – Current Greenville, South Carolina Area

Provider of affordable Internet advertising solutions for small businesses in the Upstate of South Carolina.

Digital Advertising Consultant

Hearst Media Services

Online Media industry

June 2009 – August 2012 (3 years 3 months) Greenville, South Carolina Area

At Hearst Media Services, I met with business owners and managers for analysis of current online advertising presence. Presented and sold solutions to increase client lead generation.

Market Manager

Cumulus Broadcasting - Florence, SC

Public Company; 1001-5000 employees; CMLS; Broadcast Media industry

May 2008April 2009 (1 year) Florence, South Carolina Area

Managed 6 on-air and online radio stations in Florence, South Carolina. General Manager of cluster of six radio stations in Florence, SC. Successfully executed companywide CSOS initiative. (Cumulus Sales Operating System) The team increased local direct advertising 5% in an environment where national and transactional advertising decreased 75%.

General Manager

Qantum Communications

Privately Held; 51-200 employees; Broadcast Media industry

October 2005March 2007 (1 year 6 months) Destin/Fort Walton Beach, Florida Area

Responsible for all aspects of 3 FM Radio Stations in the Fort Walton Beach, Florida Metro Area. Studios and offices are in Destin, Florida. Led team that successfully turned around sales of WFFY, WWAV, and WMXZ. Sales were up 19.1% and cash flow increased 95.6%.


Logical Advertising Solutions, LLC Greenville, SC

August 2004 – October 2005 (1 years 2 months)

Planned, created and purchased advertising on behalf of Yarger Mitsubishi and Turnkey Windows.

Director of Sales, Greenville, SC

Entercom Communications

Public Company; 1001-5000 employees; ETM; Broadcast Media industry

June 2002September 2004 (2 years 4 months) Greenville, South Carolina Area

WFBC, WSPA AM/FM WORD WYRD AM, WOLI/WOLT FM. Director of Sales. Led team that increased sales 37% in first year. Was awarded Overachieve Award two years in a row.

General Manager

Clear Channel Savannah

20002002 (2 years) Savannah, Georgia Area

Multiple Owners, Savannah, WAEV/WCHY/WLVH/WSCA/WSOK/WYKZ. Hired by Opus Media Group, retained by LBJ Holdings, Patterson Broadcasting, Capstar, AM/FM and then Clear Channel.

• 00-02 Market Manager over 6 stations

• 99-00 DOS over 6 stations

• 97-99 GSM over 3 stations

• 93-97, LSM over 3 stations

Director of Sales / Market Manager

LBJ Holdings, Patterson, Capstar, AM/FM

19982000 (2 years)

Sales Manager

Opus Media Group

19931997 (4 years)