Stu Olds To Receive BFA Lowry Mays Award

The former head of Katz Media Group will be honored posthumously by the Broadcasters Foundation of America during the NAB Show in Las Vegas in April.

Katz Media’s Stu Olds Dies At 60

Stu Olds, president-CEO of radio-ad-sales firm Katz Media Group, passed away Saturday from complications due to myelodysplastic syndrome, or MDS, a type of leukemia. He oversaw ad-sales representation for more than 3,000 radio stations (roughly 90% of the national radio inventory) and 400 TV stations as part of a restructuring with parent company Clear Channel’s sales teams.