Roland S. Hinz
Committees: Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee, Compensation Committee
Mr. Hinz has been a director of the Company since September 1997. Mr. Hinz has been the owner, President and Editor-in-Chief of Hi-Torque Publishing Company, a publisher of magazines covering the motorcycling and biking industries, since 1982. Mr. Hinz is also the managing member of Hi-Favor Broadcasting, LLC, the licensee of radio stations KLTX-AM, Long Beach, California, and KEZY-AM, San Bernardino, California (which were acquired from the Company in August 2000 and December 2001, respectively), and radio station KSDO-AM, San Diego, California. Mr. Hinz also serves on the board of directors of the Association for Community Education, Inc., a not-for-profit corporation operating Spanish Christian radio stations in California. Mr. Hinz also served on the board of directors of Truth for Life, a non-profit organization that is a customer of the Company, from 2000 through September 2010.
Mr. Hinz’s qualifications to serve on the board include his extensive business experience, skills and acumen reflected in his senior executive management experience as President and Editor-in-Chief of a magazine publishing company. He also has served as a board member for several not-for-profit organizations, enabling him to bring valuable cross-board experience as well as relevant experience with our audience and programmers.