IHEARTMEDIA CHICAGO PROMOTES KHATIJA MOHIUDDIN AND BRIAN MCGHEE TO GENERAL SALES MANAGERS
Chicago, IL – May 8, 2018 – iHeartMedia Chicago announced today that Khatija Mohiuddin has been named General Sales Manager for 107.5 WGCI, Chicago’s No. 1 for Hip Hop and R&B, and 103.5 KISS FM, Chicago’s No. 1 Hit Music Station; and Brian McGhee has been named General Sales Manager for V103, Today’s R&B and Throwbacks, and Inspiration 1390, Music of Power and Praise, effective May 21. Both positions will report to Adam Kurtz, Senior Vice President of Sales for iHeartMedia’s Chicago Region.
iHeartMedia Chicago has a strong cross-platform presence and includes a number of iconic brands and franchises — both broadcast and digital —encompassing six stations comprised of CHR, AC, Hip Hop and R&B, Country and Contemporary Inspirational music formats.
iHeartMedia has the leading consumer reach and influence across multiple platforms and delivers more live programming than any other media company. As General Sales Managers, Mohiuddin and McGhee will be responsible for managing sales opportunities for their respective brands and stations that deliver a strong return on investment for clients by utilizing iHeartMedia’s unmatched assets, including on-air, digital, social media, personalities and live events.
“We put a priority on recognizing our high performers with advancement opportunities and these two staff promotions are true testaments to Khatija’s and Brian’s leadership skills and ability to form strong client relationships,” said Matt Scarano, President of iHeartMedia Market Group’s Chicago Region. “Brian’s expertise with heritage urban brands and Khatija’s continued track record of success will take our region to new heights.”
Mohiuddin most recently served as Local Sales Manager for 107.5 WGCI and Inspiration 1390. Prior to returning to iHeartMedia Chicago in 2016, she served as an Account Executive at WTMX-FM in Chicago. Mohiuddin began her sales career with iHeartMedia’s 93.9 LITE FM in 2005.
“I am so excited to begin this new chapter with iHeartMedia’s Chicago Region,” said Mohiuddin. “107.5 WGCI and 103.5 KISS FM are two amazing brands and I am honored to lead their sales efforts.”
McGhee most recently served as Sales Manager for 103.3 KLOU, Hallelujah 1600, 100.3 The Beat and Magic 103.7 in St. Louis. McGhee, a Waukegan, IL native, has previously held Account Executive and General Sales Manager positions for Max Media in Carbondale. He has also worked as an Account Executive for iHeartMedia Nashville.
“I couldn’t be more honored and excited to join the iHeartMedia Chicago Region,” said McGhee. “Their energy is contagious and the stations are iconic. I’m really looking forward to continuing the history of winning with such a smart and innovative leadership team.”
iHeartMedia is the leading media outlet in the Chicago market with multiple platforms, including its broadcast stations; live events; data; and its digital businesses and platforms, including mobile, social and its own iHeartRadio, iHeartMedia’s free all-in-one digital music, podcasting and live streaming radio service – with more than 1.7 billion app downloads and 110 million registered users.