iHeartMedia New York announced today new appointments for Power 105.1 and WWRL 1600 AM Black Information Network sales team, with Victor Giacomelli named Vice President of Sales and Travia Charmont named Sales Manager, effective immediately.
iHeartMedia has the leading consumer reach and influence across multiple platforms and delivers more live programming than any other media company. In these new roles, Giacomelli and Charmont will be responsible for overseeing the Power 105.1 and WWRL 1600 AM BIN sales team, including sales growth and strategic partnerships. They will report to Steve DeLusant, Senior Vice President of Sales for iHeartMedia New York City.
“Victor and Travia are the perfect combination to lead our sales efforts for Power 105.1 and the WWRL 1600 AMBlack Information Network,” said Steve DeLusant, Senior Vice President of Sales of iHeartMedia. “Both Victor and Travia have strong experience and knowledge working in the multicultural space. I am excited to have them join our team and watch them take our brands to the next level. Their additions will position our team for long-term success at iHeartMedia New York.”
Giacomelli joins the iHeartMedia New York team from Audacy Denver, where he was the Director of Sales. He previously served as the Director of Sales at MediaCo Holding Inc., formerly known as Emmis New York. Charmont joins the iHeartMedia New York team from Audacy Atlanta, where she was a Senior Account Executive. Previously, she served in various manager roles at MediaCo Holding Inc.
“I am thrilled to be joining iHeart and heading back to New York,” said Giacomelli. “To lead sales at Power 105.1 and BIN in the country’s largest market with the industry leader is truly a privilege.”
“I am beyond overjoyed to return to the New York City market with the opportunity to join the iHeartMedia New York leadership team!” said Charmont. “It is a blessing and an honor to be a part of these iconic brands and to serve our communities and partners in the number one market with the number one audio company!”
iHeartMedia is the leading media outlet in the New York 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 3 billion app downloads and more than 160 million registered users.