June 6, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                     CONTACT: Tara Ballesteros

June 6, 2013                                                                                              703.229.4765

                                                                                                                                    

Michael Gillespie Promoted to Executive Vice President and Chief Revenue Officer of ZGS Communications

 

Washington, DC - ZGS Communications announced today that Michael Gillespie has been promoted to Executive Vice President and Chief Revenue Officer for the company. In his new position, Gillespie will oversee all revenues for ZGS's Television Station Group and its digital portal holaciudad.com. He will continue to lead the ZGS national sales organization and work with station management to strengthen the company's local sales teams and drive overall performance. Gillespie will report to Ronald Gordon, Chairman and CEO of ZGS.

 

Mike Gillespie has served as the Senior Vice President for ZGS Communications since 2007, overseeing the company's New England cluster of Telemundo affiliates which include stations in Boston, Providence, Hartford and Springfield. In 2009, he added the National Sales organization to his management portfolio. Prior to his tenure at ZGS, Gillespie was the Vice President of Network Sales at Telemundo.

 

"Mike has been in our business for almost 30 years and is an exceptional sales executive and mentor.  His expertise and leadership have been instrumental in our success and growth over the past several years. We are excited, as our entire organization will continue to benefit from his insight and leadership," commented Ronald Gordon, Chairman and CEO of ZGS Communications.

ZGS Communications is a Hispanic-owned multi-media company, headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, that owns or operates 13 Spanish-language television stations, representing the largest group of independent stations affiliated with the Telemundo television network.  In addition, ZGS owns three Spanish-language radio stations serving Washington, DC and Tampa, and a Spanish-language web portal holaciudad.com . For three decades, ZGS has been a proud community broadcaster with a profound commitment to local programming, community service and advocacy.

 

WNEU Boston KTDO El Paso WWDT Fort Myers-Naples KNSO Fresno WRDM Hartford

WTMO Orlando WWSI Philadelphia WRIW Providence WZTD Richmond KVDA San Antonio

WDMR Springfield WRMD Tampa WZDC Washington DC

 

WGES 680am WILC 900am WAMA 1550am

 

www.holaciudad.com

2000 N. 14th Street, Suite 400, Arlington, Virginia 22201 l 703.528.5656 l 
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