HOUSTON–(HISPANIC PR WIRE – BUSINESS WIRE)–April 23, 2003–Hispanic Broadcasting Corporation (“HBC”) (NYSE:HSP) announced today the promotion of Tim McCoy to Vice President and General Manager of HBC’s newly acquired radio station KINV(FM) 107.7 in Austin, Texas. McCoy was most recently Market Station Manager for HBC Houston. The appointment is effective immediately.
McCoy, a 27-year radio veteran, has managed the sales department and several areas of the day-to-day operations of the seven-station cluster of HBC Houston. McCoy began his career in 1975 as an on-air personality and later moved into sales and station management at radio stations in the Midwest and Phoenix. In 1995, McCoy joined KRBE Houston as Sales Manager and in 2000 he joined HBC as Director of Sales of the Houston stations. He was promoted to Market Manager in 2001.
Mark Masepohl, Senior Vice President of HBC and Texas Regional Manager, commented, “I am proud to appoint Tim to the Vice President and General Manager position at our HBC Austin property. Tim’s dedication, determination, and leadership are the perfect formula to elevate KINV to success.”
Hispanic Broadcasting Corporation, the largest Spanish-language radio broadcaster in the United States, currently owns and/or operates 63 radio stations in fifteen of the top twenty-five Hispanic markets. The Company also owns and operates a network of Hispanic community-focused bilingual web sites found at http://www.netmio.com.
Hispanic Broadcasting Corporation
Jorge A. Plasencia, 305/569-3130