Travaglini, Christine

Travaglini, Christine

President Katz Radio Group

Christine Travaglini is President of Katz Radio Group, the leading radio sales organization in the country, providing advertisers with the power of local impact on a national scale.

As President, Christine drives the overall business development and strategy of Katz Radio Group’s 14 regional offices that together serve as the national sales partner to more than 3,300 radio stations and their digital audio platforms.  Christine leads the Katz team to drive maximum results for broadcasters and their advertisers through radio advocacy, innovative marketing solutions, and compelling data and insights.

Before her role as President, Christine served for over ten years as President of Christal Radio, a division within Katz. Prior to that role, she served as Senior Vice President and General Sales Manager for Christal, a post she held for five years. 

In 2013, Christine was also named President of Katz Partnerships, the business development team focused on deepening relationships with agencies and leveraging all of Katz partner’s broadcast and digital assets to develop innovative solutions for today’s big brands. Under her leadership, the Katz Partnerships team has developed and influenced millions of dollars for Katz broadcast clients providing first-to-market ideas and advertiser-focused audio solutions.

Christine began her career with Katz as a sales assistant in the Atlanta office.  She was the first person to rise from an assistant to a division president within the organization. 

Christine has been honored by Radio Ink as one of the “Top 40 Most Powerful People in Radio” and “Top 20 Leaders in Radio.”  Radio Ink has also named her one of the “Most Influential Women in Radio” since 2005. Christine has served on the National Board of Directors and as the Chair for the Alliance for Women in Media. She is an executive board member of the Radio Advertising Bureau, a board member of the IRTS, and an active speaker and panelist at industry events.  

 

Sessions
AWM Presents: Advancing Radio and Audio Media Since 1951
Tuesday, October 12 3:20 PM - 4:00 PM PT
Radio Works
Thursday, October 14 1:30 PM - 2:10 PM PT