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Ron deCastro Named VP/MM for Beasley Media in Tampa


Ron deCastro
Ron deCastro

30-year radio veteran Ron deCastro is named Market Manager for Beasley Media Group's cluster in in Tampa-Petersburg, effective October 27. Most recently, he served as Market President and Chief Revenue Officer at WQHT-FM (Hot 97) and WBLS/New York. He's spent his career leading radio operations in New York, Philadelphia and New Jersey. Previously, he was Market President and CRO of Townsquare's Media's flagship NJ 101.5 for nearly five years. Prior to that, deCastro was responsible for leading sales teams at CBS Radio in New York, Clear Channel in Philadelphia and New York, including Power 105.1 and Barnstable Broadcasting on Long Island.

"I've spent a significant amount of my career leading some of the most iconic brands in America and I am excited to join the team at Beasley and help continue grow these fantastic brands," said deCastro.

"We are happy to welcome Ron into the Beasley Media Group family," said Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Brian Beasley. "His vast experience, valuable insight and proven leadership made him the perfect choice to lead and grow our Tampa/St. Pete-based radio properties."

"I am thrilled to work with Ron again," said Beasley Media Group Vice President of Operations Kevin Rich. "Ron's passion and exceptional leadership qualities make him the perfect choice to lead our Tampa market and take it to new heights."

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