Miami, FL–(HISPANIC PR WIRE)–December 5, 2007–Spanish Broadcasting System (SBS) (NASDAQ: SBSA) announced today that Jose Ezequiel “Cheque” Gonzalez has been appointed as the new Programming Director of 107.9 “La Ley” WLEY–FM in Chicago.
Gonzalez first joined La Ley in 1998 giving him a unique understanding of the station’s heritage and the opportunities that lie ahead.
“Cheque has a great deal of experience and knowledge about the Regional Mexican format,” said Terry Hardin, Vice President and General Manager for La Ley. “We are very excited to having him as an integral part of our team.”
“Cheque has a great track record for success and we welcome him back with open arms,” said Marko Radlovic, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at Spanish Broadcasting System. “He possesses a unique skill set that is indicative of his talent and abilities, which will make him a valuable contributor to the La Ley family.”
“I am very excited about returning to La Ley and SBS,” said Gonzalez. “La Ley is a strong and vibrant property with multimedia capabilities and the backing of a resource rich company in SBS. I look forward to reconnecting with my colleagues and maximizing this station’s great growth potential.”
About Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc.
Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc. is the nation’s largest publicly traded Hispanic-controlled media and entertainment company. A multimedia organization, SBS has developed a diversified portfolio of radio, TV and online brands that reach millions of Spanish-speaking fans every day. SBS currently owns and operates 20 radio stations located in the top Hispanic markets of New York, Los Angeles, Miami, Chicago, San Francisco and Puerto Rico. The Company also owns and operates Mega TV, a rapidly growing television station based in South Florida with national distribution through DIRECTV. SBS’s bilingual Spanish-English Web site, http://www.LaMusica.com, is one of the leading online destinations for Hispanic entertainment content. SBS also produces live concerts and events throughout the U.S. and Puerto Rico. The Company’s corporate website can be accessed at http://www.spanishbroadcasting.com.
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