Sun Broadcasting Group is proud to announce the appointment of Jim Watkins as Vice President/Programming. In this new role, Jim will oversee the programming and be charged with attracting new shows and features to the Sun Broadcast Group lineup. Jim will also work to improve the product offerings, content effectiveness and affiliate relations practices for the company.
Sun Broadcast Group Executive Vice-President, Steve Gallagher said,“Jim is a class act and brings an impressive background to Sun. We are confident our advertisers, content providers and radio affiliates will profit from his vision, creativity and expertise. Jim has a keen sense of what great product sounds like and we’re excited to have him at Sun.
Jim Watkins comes to Sun Broadcast Group after 13 years as Director of Affiliate Relations and Executive Producer for TRN, Talk Radio Network in Oregon along with previous programming stops for Meridian Broadcasting, WINK & WPTK in Ft Myers, Florida and Clear Channel in Santa Barbara at KTMS and ESPN Sports Radio.
Jim Watkins said of his new employment,"I am extremely honored to be joining the team at Sun Broadcasting. Creative, entertaining programming solutions are at the core of what Sun Broadcast Group is. It’s why I joined the company."
About Sun Broadcast Group
Sun Broadcast Group (sunbgi.com) is a new generation national broadcast network providing targeted content and advertising solutions across America. In addition to programming and syndicating its own content, Sun offers sales representation and programming support to syndicators and radio networks nationwide.