Board of Directors

A proven team focused on building the next generation media company

Chairman of the Board

Mr. Marcus joined Crestview Partners, a private equity firm, in 2004, and currently serves as head of the Crestview Partners’ media and communications group. Prior to joining Crestview Partners, Mr. Marcus served in various positions in the media and communications industry, including as president and chief executive officer of AMFM Inc. (formerly Chancellor Media Corporation),…

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President and Chief Executive Officer

Berner was named President and Chief Executive Officer of Cumulus Media Inc., the country’s second largest radio company, in October 2015 after having served on the company’s Board of Directors for six months. Before joining Cumulus, Berner served as President and CEO of MPA—The Association of Magazine Media, where she leveraged her deep understanding of…

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Jan Baker spent his career as a lawyer practicing at large global law firms, where he specialized in all phases of restructuring and reorganization matters. During his legal career, he was regularly involved in both out-of-court restructurings and all types of court-supervised reorganization and restructuring proceedings. In 2017, he retired from Latham & Watkins LLP,…

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Jill Bright is EVP, Global Human Resources and Administration at Sotheby’s. Prior to that she was at Condé Nast from 1993 to 2016—and led the Human Resources and Corporate Communications groups for many years until her appointment as chief administrative officer in 2010. As CAO at Condé Nast, she oversaw several areas including strategy and…

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In 2016, John W. Dickey,became the new Chief Executive Officer of Ora TV, an on-demand digital entertainment network and production company founded by broadcasting legend Larry King & billionaire business mogul Carlos Slim. Since its launch in 2012, Ora TV has created and distributed award-winning original talk, news, lifestyle, variety, documentary, and scripted programming for…

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Since January 2007, Mr. Everett has served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies, a national, nonprofit research and public policy institution located in Washington, D.C. Prior to 2007, and for more than eighteen years, Mr. Everett had been a partner with the Washington, D.C. office…

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Ross Oliver joined Crestview in 2011. Ross is Crestview’s general counsel and is responsible for the firm’s legal and compliance functions. He has nearly 20 years of experience in private equity, mergers and acquisitions and tax as both an attorney and a CPA. Ross joined Crestview from Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP where he focused…

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