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Leslie Fitzsimmons

Director of Underwriting and Corporate Sponsorship, KUNV
Department(s): Journalism and Media Studies
Office: GUA 1213
Mail Code: 5007
Phone: 702-895-0061
Email: leslie.fitzsimmons@kunv.org

Biography

Leslie Fitzsimmons is the Director of Underwriting and Corporate Sponsorship at KUNV 91.5 Radio located at the Hank Greenspun School of Journalism and Media Studies in the Greenspun College of Urban Affairs. She teaches courses in integrated marketing communications.

Her career spans 30 years in broadcasting and advertising and has included work at several broadcast companies. She has worked for organizations including Interep Radio Sales and iHeart Media. She spent 15 years at iHeart Media and 12 years at Interep Radio Sales. Her career also includes work at advertising agencies in media. Over the course of her career, she has held positions as a vice president of revenue management, as regional vice president of sales in a national sales organization. She also served as a general sales manager in major and large markets.

In her revenue management capacities, she has worked with senior market leadership in major and large markets to maximize revenue through strategic inventory management by managing pricing, demand, and inventory utilization.

Education

B.F.A., University of Rhode Island
Teaching Certification in Art, University of Rhode Island