Charlie Ergen To Step Down As Dish CEO

Charlie Ergen is stepping down as Dish CEO, relinquishing the company’s top executive position to President-CEO Erik Carlson. Ergen, who handed that “president” title over to Carlson in 2015, will now focus his efforts on the wireless business going forward.

Dish’s Ergen Hands Prez Title To Erik Carlson

Charlie Ergen is giving up his president title at Dish Network, which will go to Erik Carlson. Carlson will supervise all Dish revenue-generating, operating and administrative units, including customer acquisition and retention, finance and accounting, human resources, marketing, media sales, programming, operations and Dish’s newly formed technology office.

Katz 360 Promotes Erik Carlson To VP

Katz 360, the digital sales arm of the Katz Media Group, today announced the promotion of Erik Carlson to vice president, manager West Coast region, in the Los Angeles office. Carlson was previously a senior account director for Katz 360. Prior to joining the company, he was a development manager for Google Audio and a […]