Salem Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: SALM) today announced that it has promoted industry veteran Jon Latzer to vice president and general manager of Salem Surround, effective Monday, August 29. Latzer has spent the past three years in Salem as Director of Digital Sales, three years at Alpha Media in a similar role, and previous roles with CBS Radio and Katz. Latzer will report to Salem Senior Vice President, Broadcast Digital, Jamie Cohen.

This press release is multimedia. See the full version here:

Jon Latzer (Photo: Business Wire)

“Jon has been an active and hands-on leader in the broadcast space for years, but his last six years at Salem and Alpha Media have prepared him well for the rapidly changing digital world,” says Cohen. “In Jon, “We have a strong and experienced General Manager, who will help us take Salem Surround to the next level. Jon was ready for the next adventure in his career, and we are extremely lucky to have him on the team.”

“Salem Surround has experienced incredible growth in revenue and operations since its inception. I’m honored to be able to help Salem find unique and creative ways to continue this growth,” Lazer said. “Digital media is so fundamental to our lives today and I couldn’t be happier to work with the team here in Salem dedicated to improving experiences for advertisers and our sales teams.”

Jon’s previous career includes serving as National Sales Manager at Clear Channel, Digital Advertising Sales Manager for Cinesport, Regional Sales Manager at Rovi Ad Network and National Sales Manager at CBS Local Digital Media.


Salem Media Group is America’s leading multimedia company specializing in Christian and conservative content, with media properties including radio, digital media, and book and newsletter publishing. Every day, Salem serves a loyal and dedicated audience of listeners and readers that number in the millions nationwide. With its unique programming focus, Salem provides compelling content, fresh commentary and insightful information from some of the most respected figures in the Christian and conservative media landscape. Learn more about Salem Media Group, Inc. at, Facebook and Twitter.