Gary Krantz is one of the media industry’s most creative executives. An internationally-recognized business strategist operating at the intersection of media, advertising, technology, and entertainment, he is President and Chief Executive Officer of Krantz Media Group LLC, a leading New York City-based Media firm.
KMG specializes in business development and content syndication, providing critical direction and particular focus on syndication, marketing & advertising, media, entertainment, and digital technology. Since the outset of COVID-19, KMG has developed innovative and unique approaches to virtual content and community service for a variety of leading media, broadcast, and music brands.
KMG is currently working with such brands, companies and organizations as Viacom Networks, iHeartMedia/Premiere Radio Networks, Cumulus Media/Westwood One, Disney’s ABC Radio Networks. CBS Radio Networks, , AXS TV, Studio Center, Red Apple Media, Geo Broadcast Solutions, Ditty TV, “The Circle” Cable Network, Harris Media Group, CBS’s Peter Greenberg’s Worldwide Travel Network., The NYC Park Arts Department, producers of the Summerstage Concert Series
In 2012, KMG launched KMG Networks, an independent, multi-platform content and services syndication company serving terrestrial & satellite radio, streaming, podcast, broadcast & cable TV, and OTT
In In 2019, KMG launched Utopia Studios, a full-service Podcast Studio. 2019/2020 launches included CBS’s Peter Greenberg’s “Eye on Travel” Podcast, Chris Hahn’s “The Aggressive Progressive” Podcast, Ditty TV Podcasts, and a strategic alliance with music podcast platform Pantheon, and a JV with Toronto based Talkshoe.
KMG’s New Business Development division has one focus. We do nothing but hunt for new clients for our partners. We are experts at devising and implementing strategies which drive new business in to your business.
What We Do – Content Creation
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KMG President/CEO Gary Krantz has held executive level at the some of the largest radio networks and broadcast groups in the country, including Westwood One, Premiere/Clear Channel, and MJI Broadcasting.
If you are a talent and/or have a product, program, event, or service looking for national distribution on terrestrial radio, satellite radio, online video and audio distribution platforms, we are here to help.
KMG CEO Gary Krantz is a Senior Advisor at Oaklins | DeSilva + Phillips, Middle Market Investors for the Media, Marketing, and Technology Industries
Oaklins DeSilva+Phillips leads the TMT practice for Oaklins, the world’s largest and most successful M&A advisory organization in the mid-market. ODP specializes in sell-side and buy-side transactions, corporate finance services, valuations and restructurings for companies at the intersection of content, technology and services worldwide.
Whether you are a start up and/or emerging company, or a mature company looking to sell or acquire, we have resources through ODP to meet your needs.
Founder and CEO
…of Krantz Media Group LLC, has 30 years of experience running private and public companies in the Radio, TV/Video, and Technology sectors.is an internationally recognized business strategist operating at the intersection of the media, advertising, technology, and entertainment industries. He sits on the board of The NYC Dept of Parks Arts Committee, producers of the “Summerstage Concert Series”, The Emerson College Board of Advisors, and is a past President of the Country Radio Broadcasters, presenters of The annual Country Radio Seminar.
Director of Content
Jason is an audio executive on the KMG team with powerful experience as a major market radio program director, a television interactive producer, a business owner and a lawyer.
Jason forges strategic partnerships to launch brands into the cultural conversation – accelerating consumer awareness and loyalty. His career includes leadership roles at CBS Radio, CBS Interactive and iHeartMedia. His podcasting expertise in entertainment, news, politics and lifestyle programming gives our clients an invaluable strategic partner in talent management and content innovation to maximize revenue.
Director of Sponsorship and Marketing
With a demonstrated experience towards structuring, negotiating and closing revenue-generating, multi-year relationships, Max has persuasively sold-in ideas and sponsorships to important stakeholders on both sides of the table. Blue-chip brands such as Xbox, Aflac, P&G’s Downy and Swiffer, Walgreens, Lifetime Television, Hallmark Channel, Delta Airlines, Verizon, DirecTV, LaCroix Sparkling Water, Hilton, Aetna, Ethan Allen, Target, OfficeMax, NBC and many others.
Family Sounds Account Manager — U.S.
Family Sounds Account Manager — U.S.
Red Apple Audio Networks