MIAMI, Oct. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- (Big Time Media/SBS-MegaTV)--- Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc. (SBS) (Nasdaq:SBSA) announced the appointment of Mr. Berry Jasin to MegaTV Revenue Chief & SVP of National Sales, Consolidated. Mr. Jasin will be responsible for overseeing the revenue and profit performance of MegaTV's consolidated operations, including all local, regional and national revenue categories as well as paid programming and retransmissions revenue. Mr. Jasin will remain based in Miami, Florida and will report to Albert Rodriguez, COO of SBS.
"I truly welcome this exciting and challenging opportunity at this juncture in my career. I am proud to be part of the SBS-MegaTV family, the only publicly traded Hispanic–controlled multimedia company in the United States. I welcome being responsible for consolidating and growing the entire media platforms that we offer to Spanish-speaking audiences and advertisers," states Berry Jasin .
Prior to his appointment as MegaTV Revenue Chief, Mr. Jasin, was the VP of National Sales of SBS's Consolidated Operations since December 2011, in this role, Berry was responsible for coordinating and developing successful national sales and marketing campaigns for the entire SBS group.Prior to joining the SBS family, Jasin served as Senior Account Manager for CBS Corporation where he was responsible for all network television, radio and Interactive division sales, including, marketing and promotions. For over 14 years, he managed top accounts in CBS. Before his move to CBS Corporation, Jasin was the Regional/National Sales Manager at Clear Channel. He also worked at Harte Hanks as VP of Sales managing all ad sales for the publication. "I am extremely pleased and honored to announce the appointment of Berry Jasin as Chief Revenue Officer of MegaTV. This promotion is well deserved due to his many contributions to SBS during the last years. Berry not only executes credible and ambitious revenue plans, but most important, he delivers," comments Albert Rodriguez, COO of SBS. "Berry is admired, respected and liked by everyone in the industry," adds Mr. Rodriguez. "Berry brings to SBS-MegaTV a long history of building successful partnerships with advertisers," said Alex Aleman, VP of Operations of SBS. "We are constantly looking for innovative ways to enhance value and engage our customers and we know that Berry will be a tremendous asset to realize these goals at MegaTV." Berry currently serves as a member of the AHAA Advisory Board, Radio Ink Hispanic Conference Advisory Board and RAB/NAB member. Berry has been recognized by and received awards from organizations such as the Hispanic Unity of Florida and the Leadership Broward. Jasin holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Philosophy and History from the University of Miami. He is married and has two sons. www.lamusica.com www.spanishbroadcasting.com iPhone -Download Lamusica App Android - Download Lamusica App About Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc. Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc. is the largest publicly traded Hispanic-controlled Media and Entertainment Company in the United States. SBS owns and/or operates 21 radio stations located in the top U.S. Hispanic markets of New York, Los Angeles, Miami, Chicago, San Francisco and Puerto Rico, airing the Tropical, Mexican Regional, Spanish Adult Contemporary and Hurban format genres. SBS has 3 of the top 6 Spanish-language stations in the nation including the #1 Spanish station in America, WSKQ-FM in New York City (WPAT is ranked #3 and KLAX is ranked #1). The Company also owns and operates MegaTV, a television operation with over-the-air, cable and satellite distribution and affiliates throughout the U.S. and Puerto Rico. SBS also produces live concerts and events throughout the country and operates LaMusica.com, a bilingual Spanish-English online site providing content related to Latin music, entertainment, news and culture. The Company's corporate Web site can be accessed at http://www.spanishbroadcasting.com. SOURCE Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc. (SBS)