Jim Dolan Named GSM at BEN-FM in Philadelphia
March 25, 2013
Jim Dolan has been named as the new General Sales Manager at BEN-FM in Philadelphia. He will begin his new position on April 1, 2013.
“Jim’s outstanding track record speaks for itself,” said Greater Media Philadelphia Vice President of Sales Paul Blake. “His commitment to the both the radio industry and the community made him the perfect choice to lead our outstanding team at BEN-FM. We look forward to having him take the station to the next level and continue to super serve our clients.”
“This is an enormous opportunity for me to work with Paul Blake and John Fullam at Greater Media Philadelphia,” said Dolan. “Both hold long standing reputations as great leaders in our business. The company continues to win accolades as one of the best places to work in Philadelphia and with good reason. It is an “oasis of excellence” in the radio industry, continually focused on customer intimate solutions and the development of their people. I am excited to be working with the best!”
Dolan most recently served as the Regional Sales Manager at Comcast Spotlight in Baltimore, Maryland. Previous to that, he was the Vice President & Market Manager at Clear Channel Radio in Baltimore, where Dolan led Country WPOC-FM, Smooth Jazz WSMJ-FM and Black Gospel WCAO-AM. Prior to that, he served as the General Sales Manager at Nationwide Communications in Baltimore.
On an industry and community level, the broadcasting veteran was the State Chairman of the Maryland, D.C. and Delaware Broadcasters and is a past member of the Arbitron Advisory Council and the Scarborough Advisory Board.
In addition, Dolan is also a past member of the Board of Directors of the Country Radio Broadcasters and the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. He also served as the past President of the Baltimore Area Radio Association and the March of Dimes AIR Awards Board of Governors.
Dolan received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and English Literature from Columbia College in New York City.