Ron Bartholomew serves as one of Black News Channel’s directors of corporate business development. In this role, Ron is responsible for forging relationships with the leaders of corporations, organizations and businesses in order to develop long-term partnerships and revenue streams. Ron brings more than 20 years of leadership and management experience in the media industry, prior to his current role. He previously worked for CBS television stations as a national sales manager and digital sales manager, leading a team located in multiple offices across the US. Ron is also founder and manager of a consulting and advisory firm focused on broadcast media, music publishing, copyrighting and the entertainment business. Ron received a B.A. in business administration and management, and an M.B.A. in business administration, management and operations from Georgetown Wesleyan University.