iHeartMedia Minneapolis Names Market President



iHeartMedia announced that Greg Alexander has been  elevated to Market President. iHeartMedia Minneapolis has a strong cross-platform presence and  includes a number of iconic brands and franchises — both broadcast and digital — encompassing more than six stations comprised of music, talk and news formats. 

iHeartMedia has the leading consumer reach and influence across multiple platforms and  delivers more live programming than any other media company. As Market President, Alexander  will be responsible for overseeing programming, advertising and operations across iHeartMedia  Minneapolis stations. He will report to Scott Hopeck, Division President for iHeartMedia. 

“Greg’s extensive experience qualified him for this role, but more importantly his team lifted  him into it, which is a testament to his leadership,” said Hopeck. “I’m confident that Greg and  his team will lead our Minneapolis operation to new heights.” 

Alexander is a media veteran with more than 20 years of experience in radio industry sales. He  began his career with Interep National Radio Sales, Inc., quickly moving into a leadership role  with Spanish Broadcasting System out of Miami/Fort Lauderdale. Alexander was named  Director of National Sales and later promoted to General Sales Manager for iHeartMedia Miami  before relocating to Minneapolis in 2012 to serve as Senior Vice President of Sales for  iHeartMedia’s Minneapolis market. In 2016 his role expanded to oversee advertising efforts for  the Western Great Lakes Region including Minneapolis, Milwaukee, Madison, Eau Claire and  Rochester. Alexander is a graduate of Syracuse University, where he earned a degree in  broadcast journalism. 

“This is an incredible opportunity to work with some of the country’s best brands and the  industry’s brightest minds,” said Alexander. “I look forward to collaborating with the  programming, advertising, and operations teams while helping elevate the Minneapolis market.” 

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