Outdoor Channel Promotes Jason Brist to Senior Vice President of Advertising Sales
TEMECULA, Calif., May 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Outdoor Channel, America's leader in Outdoor TV, announced today the promotion of Jason F. Brist to Senior Vice President of Advertising Sales for the Central Region, effective immediately. Based in Chicago, Mr. Brist will oversee network sales in the Midwest, Southeast and Southwest territories.
Mr. Brist has been with Outdoor Channel since 2007 and previously held the position of Vice President, Advertising Sales. Since joining the network, he helped establish Outdoor Channel's Central Region Office in Chicago and successfully opened new opportunities in national advertising categories, including automotive and alcoholic beverages. Mr. Brist has also worked closely with advertisers and agencies to provide compelling digital and new media advertising opportunities for the network's category-leading digital platform OutdoorChannel.com.
"Jason has been very successful in using his extensive ad industry experience to help Outdoor Channel gain greater nationwide traction with key advertisers," said Greg Harrigan, Outdoor Channel's Executive Vice President of Advertising Sales. "His solid record of results in traditional and new media is a key factor in our ad sales strategy."
Prior to joining Outdoor Channel, Mr. Brist spent a decade at Fox Cable Networks, most recently serving as their Vice President, Central Region, where he ran the advertising sales efforts for FX, National Geographic and ESPN Regional Television. He is a graduate of Indiana University Bloomington.
About Outdoor Channel Holdings, Inc.
Outdoor Channel Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: OUTD) owns and operates Outdoor Channel, America's leader in outdoor TV, and Winnercomm Inc., an Emmy Award winning production and interactive company. Outdoor Channel offers programming that captures the excitement of hunting, fishing, shooting, off-road motorsports, adventure and the Western lifestyle and can be viewed on multiple platforms including high definition, video-on-demand, as well as on a dynamic broadband website. Winnercomm Inc. is one of America's largest and highest quality producers of live sporting events and sports series for cable and broadcast television. Winnercomm also owns and operates the patented Skycam and CableCam aerial camera systems which provide dramatic overhead camera angles for major sports events, including college and NFL football. For more information please visit www.outdoorchannel.com.
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