ATLANTA, July 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Cox Enterprises elected James Conrad "Rad" Weaver to its board of directors.
"We are pleased to welcome Rad to the Cox Enterprises' Board of Directors, and appreciate the unique insights and industry expertise he brings," said Cox Enterprises' Chairman Jim Kennedy. "Rad's strong investment background coupled with his energy and fresh perspective will help Cox as we grow and diversify our portfolio."
Weaver is the CEO of McCombs Partners, the San Antonio-based investment management division of McCombs Enterprises. Weaver oversees the implementation of the company's investment strategies, including management of direct investments in private operating businesses. McCombs' portfolio consists of over 40 investments throughout the United States across a wide range of industries, including technology, finance, automotive and natural resources.
Weaver serves on the boards of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas' San Antonio Branch, San Antonio Chamber of Commerce and the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin. Weaver is also a member of the Texas Business Leadership Council and Development Board at the University of Texas.
He received a bachelor's degree in business administration from the University of Texas at Austin.
About Cox Enterprises
Cox Enterprises is a leading communications, media and automotive services company. With revenues of more than $17 billion and approximately 50,000 employees, the company's major operating subsidiaries include Cox Communications (cable television distribution, high-speed Internet access, telephone, home security and automation, commercial telecommunications and advertising solutions); Cox Automotive (automotive-related auctions, financial services, media and software solutions); and Cox Media Group (television and radio stations, digital media, newspapers and advertising sales rep firms). The company's major national brands include Autotrader, Kelley Blue Book, Manheim, Savings.com and Valpak. To learn more about Cox's commitment to people, sustainability and our communities, please visit CoxCSRReport.com.
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