CBS Radio Sales, an Interep company, announced today that Lisa Padron has been promoted to Vice President/Director of Sales from her previous position as Vice President, Sales.
Jana Cosgrove, President, CBS Radio Sales, said, â€œI have had the pleasure of working with Lisa for many years and she is one of the best salespeople I have ever encountered. Her strong relationships result in greater shares for our client stations, and she has been a leader with the Los Angeles team.â€
Padron joined Interep in 1997 as a Sales Assistant at Allied Radio Partners. After graduating from Interepâ€™s Radio Apprentice Program in 1999, Padron joined the companyâ€™s McGavren Guild firm as an Account Executive.
From 2001-2002, Padron was Partnership Marketing Manager for the Red Bull Energy Drink account at Kastner and Partners in Santa Monica, CA. In 2002, she rejoined Interep as a Sr. Account Executive at CBS Radio Sales. She was promoted to Vice President, Sales in 2005.
Before joining Interep in 1997, Padron was an associate producer for HMA Events in Marina del Rey, Calif. She earned a bachelorâ€™s degree in sociology from UCLA.