Shawneen Thompson was named vice president and general manager of Radio One's Philadelphia radio stations. She joined Radio One in 2010 and was promoted in 2013.
"Shawneen's performance in St. Louis has been consistent since she joined us is 2010. She has demonstrated that she can get the job done by growing the top and bottom lines for the company. Her leadership and involvement in the St. Louis community have set new standards in ratings and revenue. I know she will do great things for the company in Philadelphia," said Chris Wegmann, President, Radio Division.
"I'm excited to continue my journey with Radio One in the Philadelphia market. I look forward to working with this phenomenal team to enhance our listener experience and build customers through idea generation. Together we will create new opportunities in the changing media landscape," said Thompson.