Former KRON GM Joins Hearst as VP of Sales

By Kevin Eck 

Ashley Gold is joining Hearst Television as a vp who will oversee sales at the station group’s 30 TV and two radio stations.

“Ashley is an accomplished broadcast executive with great success in both radio and TV markets of diverse size, affiliation and geography,” said Jordan Wertlieb, president of Hearst Television. “The opportunity to strengthen our sales leadership by having Ashley join Eric’s team is exciting for the future of Hearst Television sales.”

She joins the Hearst sales team, led by vp of Sales Eric Meyrowitz, in January 2017.

Gold, who went by Ashley Gold Messina, comes from KRON in San Francisco and KOIN in Portland where she worked as GM for two years. She started her career at WIHT Radio in Rockville, Maryland.