Bill Jones Joins The Country Network

Oct 07, 2010, 13:07 ET from The Country Network

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Former Cumulus Media National Country Format Director, Bill Jones, has joined The Country Network (TCN) as Programming Director. Jones, a 33-year broadcasting veteran, will oversee the network's overall presentation, including selection of music videos and the development of new shows.

"It's incredible what TCN has done in such a short amount of time," said Jones. "The Sinclair Broadcasting Group agreement alone will push the network past 17.7 million U.S. households and I am thrilled to be joining the team."

The Country Network's Founder and CEO Warren Hansen stated, "With Mr. Jones directing the programming effort, we have an insider that completely understands the genre and the industry, as well as the needs of the artists. His addition to the core team ensures that we will continue to provide the compelling and relevant content our viewers demand."

Contact Bill Jones at  877-655-2351 ext 704

About The Country Network

The Country Network ("TCN"), is an innovative music video network dedicated to providing today's country music enthusiasts more choices in televised and digital programming. TCN will be the only television network dedicated exclusively to airing country music videos. TCN will be "all Country Music, all the time". TCN offers broadcasters a turn-key solution to utilizing their digital channel capacity, while attracting the largest music audience. TCN will begin airing nationally in Fall 2010.

Contact The Country Network at  877-655-2351

SOURCE The Country Network