"We are thrilled that Scott has joined Townsquare to lead sponsorship sales for our live events business," commented Dhruv Prasad, Townsquare Executive Vice President, Live Events. "Scott's outstanding client relationships, his creativity as a marketer, and his proven track record in generating revenue will enable us to grow our sponsorship base across the unique and diverse portfolio of live event properties that we have built at Townsquare, and to explore and expand into new categories."
Formerly, Mr. Epstein was Chief Business Development Officer of Van Wagner Sports & Entertainment, where he also served as President, Experiential & Activation Marketing and Executive Vice President, Sales of Non-Traditional Marketing Platforms, where he worked with a roster of clients including Fox Broadcasting, Footlocker, Budweiser, DirecTV, and Geico. Prior to joining Van Wagner, Mr. Epstein was SVP of Advertising Sales/Marketing Partnerships at the Madison Square Garden Corporation where he led the development of strategic partnerships and managed an annual sales budget of over $100 million.
"I am excited to be joining an incredible group of talented executives at Townsquare," said Mr. Epstein, "I look forward to participating in the continued growth of the Company and its live events business."
About Townsquare Media, Inc.
Townsquare is a media, entertainment and digital marketing solutions company principally focused on small and mid-sized markets across the U.S. Our assets include 310 radio stations and more than 325 local websites in 66 U.S. markets, a digital marketing solutions company serving approximately 9,400 small to medium sized businesses, approximately 550 live events with nearly 18 million attendees each year in the U.S. and Canada, and one of the largest digital advertising networks focused on music and entertainment reaching more than 60 million unique visitors each month. Our brands include iconic local media assets such as WYRK, KLAQ, K2 and NJ101.5; acclaimed music festivals such as Mountain Jam, WE Fest and the Taste of Country Music Festival; unique touring lifestyle and entertainment events such as the America on Tap craft beer festival series, the Insane Inflatable 5K obstacle race series and North American Midway Entertainment, North America's largest mobile amusement company; and leading tastemaker music and entertainment owned and affiliated websites such as XXLmag.com, TasteofCountry.com, Loudwire.com, JustJared.com and BrooklynVegan.com. For additional information, please visit www.townsquaremedia.com.
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