LBI Media Appoints Ashley Wilson as New General Counsel
— Spanish language broadcasting company taps into 20-year seasoned attorney to manage legal affairs —
BURBANK, CA – February 23, 2017 – (HISPANICIZE WIRE) – LBI Media, Inc., the fastest growing, minority owned Spanish language broadcasting company in the U.S. announced today the appointment of Ashley Wilson as its new general counsel.
Wilson will be responsible for ensuring the company is operating within the law at all times, and also setting the strategy and implementing strategic goals from a legal perspective. She will report directly to CEO Lenard Liberman. She will also be responsible for overseeing insurance and risk management, ethics and business compliance, real estate, human resources, intellectual property, as well as corporate governance and business policy, and various other functions requiring legal management oversight.
A seasoned 20-year attorney, Wilson comes to LBI Media, Inc., with 14 years of senior counsel experience, most recently at Cast & Crew Entertainment Services where she served as vice president and general counsel, as well as senior counsel positions at Valley Crest Companies and Meggitt PLC.
“We are pleased to have Ashley join our team and welcome her to the LBI Media family. She brings many years of experience in the law and is a seasoned attorney that will certainly add value to our organization,” stated Lenard Liberman, CEO, LBI Media, Inc.
Wilson is a graduate of The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law and is admitted to the bar in California and Ohio, and also qualified in the United Kingdom and Wales. She obtained her Bachelor of Arts, Diplomacy & Foreign Affairs degree with honors from Miami University.
About LBI Media, Inc.
LBI Media, Inc., is the largest privately held, minority-owned Spanish-language broadcaster in the United States, with ten television stations and seventeen radio stations operating in top U.S. Hispanic markets. LBI Media, Inc. is the parent company to the Estrella TV Network, Don Cheto Radio Network, Fenomeno Studios MCN, Que Buena Radio and La Raza Radio. The company produces over 50 hours of original television programming at its Burbank Television Studios each week. The Estrella TV programming catalog consists of over 7,500 hours of original, Spanish-language television programming in genres including talk, drama, comedy, variety, reality, music and more. To learn more about LBI Media and see company updates, please visit www.lbimedia.com.