Nov. 29, 2011
Spanish Broadcasting System Inc., (SBS)
(Nasdaq: SBSA) is pleased to announce the appointment of
Vice President of Business Analytics
will focus on the business practices of SBS in all of its markets. She will also develop new insights and understanding to improve business performance in order to grow revenue in all of the company's markets.
has been with
since 1992. Prior to her appointment, she was VP/General Manager for
WXDJ- El Zol 95.7FM, WRMA-Romance 106.7FM, WCMQ-Clasica 92.3FM
. During her tenure as
WXDJ-El Zol 95.7FM
, the station was ranked #1 in billing with the highest annual revenue ever achieved by any
radio station. All of
Spanish radio stations were rated among the top ranked FM stations in
"With extensive practice in the media and financial businesses, and significant prior experience with SBS, Jackie brings a wealth of industry knowledge and operating experience to this position,"
Albert Rodriguez, Chief Revenue Officer of SBS's Consolidated Operations, Executive Vice President and General Manager of MegaTV
"I am confident that her talent, creativity and leadership skills will help her further our success by promoting growth and profitability for all of our consolidated operations."
With over 21 years of experience in the radio broadcasting industry,
started her career at what was once the
classical radio station WTMI 91.3FM as an Account Executive, and later transferred to Hispanic radio at Viva America Media Group. In 1992 she joined WXDJ El Zol 95.7FM as a National Sales Manager. During her years at SBS,
also oversaw the administration of all 11 radio stations in SBS Puerto Rico for four years.
has been on the advisory board of
Florida International University
(FIU) Center for Diversity in Engineering and Computing (CDEC) Gear Up Homestead program and has partnered with many non-profit organizations in the community, such as the March of Dimes and AdFed. In addition, she advocates for better and more responsible animal welfare.
"It is an honor to continue being part of the SBS family in this new capacity,"
"SBS is poised for incredible growth and I look forward to helping the company achieve its potential."
Jackie is an avid outdoors woman, but her true passion is her love for animals.