NewCoordinates Completes Sponsorship Sales Searches for Public Radio Stations WAMU and KERA

Cara Erickson, President of media industry executive search firm NewCoordinates, LLC is pleased to have continued a relationship with leading sponsorship sales firm Market Enginuity by recruiting sales leaders to its organization on behalf of two of its partner stations, NPR affiliate WAMU (Washington, DC), and public radio and TV broadcaster KERA (Dallas, TX). Effective […]

Abby Goldstein to Lead Public Radio Program Directors Assn

Cara Erickson, President of media executive search firm NewCoordinates, LLC is pleased to have partnered with PRPD’s Board on its President search. PRPD’s press announcement is provided below: After a national search, Public Radio Program Directors, Inc. is proud to announce that longtime public radio manager Abby Goldstein has been named its next President and […]

NewCoordinates Tapped to Recruit Executive Editor for NonProfit Metro News Site

— February, 2019 – Cara Erickson, President of media executive search firm NewCoordinates, LLC, has been retained to assist the Board and executive team of The Daily Memphian in the recruitment of their Executive Editor. The Daily Memphian (, a digital publication with a strong community mission, launched in fall of 2018 and already employs […]

Market Enginuity Appoints Marketing Executive

Public media sponsorship sales firm Market Enginuity has named Bethany Clevenstine Shocki as Director, Marketing and Creative Services. In this role, she will manage the in-house marketing services team that supports sponsorship sales for 17 public media station clients across the country. Beth brings versatile media ad sales marketing and agency experience to the organization, […]

Kelly Ann Scott Named VP, Content at Alabama Media Group

Award-winning newsroom leader Kelly Ann Scott of Reno, Nevada has been named vice president of content at / Alabama Media Group, the nationally recognized statewide news operation based in Birmingham, AL. Scott joins directly from her role as executive editor for RGJ Media, part of the USA Today Network, where she set strategy […]

Kathy Manilla Joins Chicago Public Media as VP Media Sponsorships

WBEZ 91.5 FM, Chicago Public Media’s NPR news station, has welcomed Kathy Manilla to its management team as VP, Integrated Media Sponsorships. An experienced media veteran, Kathy brings 25 years’s experience in sales, marketing, and business development at the Tribune Company to this leading public media organization. She rose through local sales and marketing management […]

Robin Coffey Joins Pensions & Investments Conferences

Crain Communications’ Pensions & Investments, a leading b2b media brand for global institutional investment professionals, has named experienced industry executive Robin Coffey as Director of Conference Programming, based in New York. Robin brings almost 20 years’ experience at Euromoney Institutional Investor, where she was most recently Executive Director in the Conference division responsible for the […]

Alisha Owens Is Named Chief Revenue Officer at NOLA Media Group

NOLA Media Group, publisher of the storied Times-Picayune newspaper and in New Orleans, has announced the appointment of Alisha Owens to the new position of VP and Chief Revenue Officer, reporting to President Tim Williamson. As CRO, Alisha leads a multi platform sales organization responsible for building advertising, sponsorship, and digital marketing services revenues […]

Brian Braiker Appointed Editor at Ad Age

Ad Age, the leading publishing brand for the changing marketing, communications, and media industries, has announced the appointment of Brian Braiker as its new Editor. In this role, he assumes overall content leadership for the newsroom that produces Ad Age and and supports its Conference programs. Braiker joins Ad Age directly from Digiday, where […]

Bob Brennan Brings DC Expertise to NPR Station WAMU

Experienced Washington, DC media sales executive Bob Brennan has joined public radio leader WAMU in a new management position as Director of Strategic Accounts and Partnerships, reporting to Amy Powers, Senior Director of Media Sponsorships. Brennan arrives directly from The McClatchy Company, where he was the Director of Political and Advocacy Partnerships through the […]