UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA Triple A WXPN/PHILADELPHIA has announced that media strategist LARRY CEISLER has been named Chair of the WXPN POLICY BOARD.
CEISLER will serve as Chair for a term of three years. The POLICY BOARD advises the university president and administration, including the WXPN GM, on broad policies and plans pertaining to the overall management and direction of the station. The Chair and members are appointed by the President of the UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA.
While serving as a WXPN Policy Board member, CEISLER was co-chair of WXPN’s World Cafe Next campaign, which raised more than $1 million for the program’s future investment.
“LARRY has been an active and insightful board member,” said WXPN GN ROGER LAMAY. “He brings decades of media experience to his new role on the board.”
CEISLER is a national leader in strategic communications, with more than 25 years of experience executing public affairs strategies, grassroots efforts and issue campaigns. As principal of CEISLER MEDIA, he closely manages the activities of the firm, serving clients ranging from Fortune 500 companies to regional businesses and non-profits.
“I believe WXPN is a true cultural treasure of our city, and I am profoundly honored to be named Chair,” said CEISLER. “Thanks to the UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA, I will work with my board members and the university to ensure that WXPN remains a leader in providing quality programming, and that its music continues to impact its listeners.”