JULY 29, 2015, BURBANK, CA—Benztown, an international radio imaging, production library, programming, jingles and voice-over services company and one of the fastest-growing privately held companies in the U.S., announces that it has promoted Christopher “Jack” Johansing to Marketing Director, a newly created position. In his new role, Johansing will manage all branding, marketing and web operations for Benztown. He is based in Benztown’s Burbank studios and reports directly to Benztown Co-Founder and President Dave “Chachi” Denes.
Johansing joined Benztown as its first employee and has served the company as Coordinator, Web, Marketing & Affiliate Relations for the past five years.
Benztown President Dave “Chachi” Denes said: “Chris was our first official Benztown employee. When we hired him we didn’t even know if we could afford to pay him. Five years later it's amazing to look back and see how much he has grown both personally and professionally. This promotion is well deserved and it’s an honor to work with him.”
Johansing said: “Benztown is my favorite brand in the world, and it’s the coolest brand in radio. And it’s absolutely my honor to be running its most fun department. Thanks to my whole team, and Chachi the President, Andy the CEO, Masa the VP and of course, #GaryTheMascot."
Benztown is an international radio imaging, production library, programming, jingles and voiceover services company with over 1,900 affiliations on six different continents. In August, 2014, Benztown was recognized for the second consecutive year by Inc. magazine as one of America’s Fastest Growing Privately Held Companies, ranked at No. 596 on the exclusive Inc. 5000. With offices and studios in Los Angeles, New York, and Stuttgart, Benztown offers the highest quality imaging workparts for 20 libraries across 13 formats including AC, Hot AC, CHR, Country, Urban, Rhythmic, Classic Hits, Rock, News/Talk, Sports and JACK. Benztown’s industry-leading technology and proprietary web-based imaging solution, “Benztown Branding”, is used daily by nearly 1,200 broadcast radio stations and digital services worldwide. Benztown also provides custom voice-over and imaging services across all formats, including commercial voice-over and copywriting services. Benztown Radio Networks, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hollywood Radio Networks, is an international media syndication company providing unique, first-rate programming and features to radio stations and media companies around the world, including The Todd N Tyler Radio Empire, Hot Mix, Slow Jams with R Dub!, The Storm Report, The Old Farmers Almanac Report, Round Trip with Dave-O, Remote News Service, Vipology and Flashback. For more information, visit www.benztown.com.