May 30, 2007
KMSB Fox 11 / MyTucson TV & Fox11AZ.com Hires Jon Bailey as Online Sales Manager
Tuscon, AZ - Belo's Tucson property has added Jon Bailey to their management team in the position of Online Sales Manager. Jon joins the Tucson media group from TNI where he was the Online Sales Manger since 2004. While at TNI, Jon created incentives and structure for the sales effort that produced dramatic results. Jon worked on site redesign and a re-launch training of inventory specific marketing campaigns during critical years of the site's growth. Prior to his experience at TNI Jon served in sales management and ownership roles in the rapidly expanding wireless communications industry.
"We are thrilled to add someone of Jon's experience and energy to our expanding online sales effort. As the Fox11AZ.com sites doubles and triples its user base year to year, Jon has the skills to effectively bring this opportunity to advertisers," said John Stringer Director of Sales for Fox11, My Tucson TV and Fox 11 AZ.com.
Jon is a Gulf War Veteran and served as an Airborne artillery gunner in the US Army 18th Airborne Corps. He and his wife Tami have two boys. Jon is well known in the Tucson advertising community where he has been working since 1998.
KMSB, Tucson's Fox 11 is part of Belo Corp., one of the nation's largest media companies with a diversified group of market-leading television, newspaper, cable and interactive media assets. A Fortune 1000 company with 7,100 employees and $1.6 billion in annual revenues, Belo operates in some of America's most dynamic markets in Texas, the Northwest, the Southwest, Rhode Island, and the Mid-Atlantic. Belo owns 21 television stations, six of which are in the 15 largest U.S. broadcast markets. The Company also owns or operates seven cable news channels and manages one television station through a local marketing agreement. Belo's daily newspapers are The Dallas Morning News, The Providence Journal, The Press-Enterprise (Riverside, CA) and the Denton Record-Chronicle (Denton, TX). The Company also publishes specialty publications targeting young adults and the fast-growing Hispanic market, including Quick and Al Dia in Dallas/Fort Worth, and El D and La Prensa in Riverside. Belo operates more than 30 Web sites associated with its operating companies. Additional information is available at www.belo.com .