Halemane Named EVP/GM of iHeartRadio Digital Programming
|RADIO ONLINE | Thursday, June 14, 2018|
iHeartMedia elevates Kavi Halemane to Executive VP and General Manager of Digital Programming for iHeartRadio. Previously, he served as the VP for Premiere Digital Media where he led the revamp of its digital network. Before that, Halemane was the Executive VP and Head of Digital for The Collective, an Artist/Talent management firm, as well as the VP/Marketing for the YouTube Multi-Channel Network Collective Digital Studio, now known as Studio71 US. In addition, Helamane held a variety of digital, marketing and product management roles at Interscope Geffen A&M Records/Universal Music Group.
As EVP/General Manager of Digital Programming for iHeartRadio, Halemane will be responsible for overseeing iHeartRadio's strategy/operations for Original Digital Music Station Programming, On-Demand Subscription Playlist and Free Playlist Radio curation, Podcast Programming and will report to iHeartRadio Chief Product Officer Chris Williams. Halemane will also manage a team of expert music and podcast programmers, working closely with iHeartRadio's Marketing, Editorial/Social and Sales teams to connect music fans, partners and artists with iHeartRadio content.
Halemane studied at the Berklee College of Music in Boston, graduating with Bachelor's degrees in Music Business/Management and Music Production and Engineering. He currently resides in Brooklyn, NY.