Nathan James Named Director of Marketing For iHeartMedia Philadelphia
March 2, 2017
iHeartMedia has announced that Nathan James has been named Director of Marketing for Philadelphia, beginning March 13. iHeartMedia Philadelphia has a strong cross-platform presence and includes a number of iconic brands and franchises — both broadcast and digital -- including WDAS, WIOQ (Q102), WISX (Mix 106), WUSL (Power 99), WRFF (Radio 104.5) and WJJZ (Smooth Jazz JJZ).
James will oversee the promotions and digital departments for the area’s stations and will be responsible for building and executing unique revenue opportunities for key advertising partners that leverage iHeartMedia’s extensive product offerings across live broadcasts, events, social media, station contesting, talent appearances and more.
"Nathan has a wealth of experience across iHeartMedia’s vast array of multi-platform products and accels in the marketing field,” said Brian Check, Senior Regional Vice President of Programming. “We are excited to bring him aboard and welcome the fresh, creative ideas he has for both our sales and programming initiatives.”
"I am honored to take on this new challenge and lead these successful brands for years to come,” said James. “History is about to be made in Philly!”
James, a native of Philadelphia, joins iHeartMedia Phiadelphia from sister stations stations in Raleigh, North Carolina and Norfolk, Virginia. He also brings industry experience from Max Media in Norfolk and Entercom in Wilkes-Barre/Scranton.