Kevin Wagner
Kevin Wagner – President/Chief Executive Officer

Kevin Wagner is President and CEO of URBan Radio Broadcasting, LLC.  Mr. Wagner possesses over 20 years of experience in establishing, developing, and operating radio stations.  He began his broadcasting career at the age of nineteen as an account executive Gannett Broadcasting in 1980, where he enjoyed a decade as one of the most successful account executives at WCGI-FM in Chicago.  In the late 1990's, Mr. Wagner acquired majority ownership in Roberds Broadcasting, Inc. and assumed management and operational control of WYOK-FM and WGOK-AM in Mobile, AL.  In 1999, he negotiated a successful swap with Clear Channel to enter the adjacent Pensacola market.  He then sold the cluster to Cumulus Broadcasting and used proceeds towards the formation of URBan Radio Broadcasting, LLC.  Mr. Wagner has been the driving force behind URBan's operations to date.  He serves as the company's President and Chief Executive Officer and oversees strategic direction of the company.  In 2005 URBan announced that it had received $17 million in new financing from The Goldman Sachs Urban Investment Group and 21st Century Group.  URBan presently owns and operates 23 radio stations in six markets located throughout the Southeastern United States and Ohio.