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AdLarge Elevates Leadership Team with Two Promotions


AdLarge announced today two Vice Presidents have been promoted to Senior Vice Presidents. Donelle Brown (left), now Senior Vice President of Marketing Insights & Client Relations, and Ilwira Marciszek (right), now Senior Vice President, Head of Revenue Operations and Digital Sales.

Donelle Brown has worked in the audio space for the majority of her career, beginning in local radio promotions in Boston. She has successfully led cross-functional marketing teams at Jones MediaAmerica, Dial Global, and now AdLarge, where she started as Director, Marketing Solutions in 2015. In her new role, Donelle will continue to drive marketing strategy and messaging across terrestrial and digital audio channels, as well as overall company branding and communications.

With over 15 years of media experience, Ilwira Marciszek has been part of the technological evolution of podcasting sales. She currently works with AdLarge’s key content and technology partners on driving revenue growth for the company and overseeing sales operations. Ilwira has advanced organically, along with the company’s growth, and is now celebrating her 10th year with AdLarge. She will continue to focus on sales operations, tech, and partner relationships that drive revenue for the company.

Cathy Csukas, AdLarge Co-CEO commented on the announcement, “Gary and I are so fortunate to have not only one but two phenomenal leaders on our team that have played such a significant role in the success of this company. Their enthusiasm and diligence have been instrumental in our growth in both radio and podcasting. We could not be more proud to recognize their hard work, talent, and dedication.”

Donelle Brown added, “I’m excited to continue to grow at AdLarge. Cathy and Gary have created a hugely supportive and optimistic environment that makes it possible for me and my team to thrive. I’m looking forward to what the future brings for me, for my team, and for the company overall.”

“We’ve built something really special with AdLarge over the last 10 years and I am thrilled to continue to be part of it. Working with Cathy and Gary is a unique experience. They have this remarkable ability to provide unconditional support and guidance yet balance it with the ability to allow me to lean in and steer my own ship. This type of leadership has been key to my longevity with the company.”

About AdLarge

AdLarge Media is the leading independent audio ad sales network in the industry, specializing in lifestyle-driven audio environments across podcasts, streaming, AM/FM, and on-demand. The diverse portfolio at AdLarge reaches 207 million weekly listeners across 5,000 radio stations and generates over 45 million downloads per month across digital platforms. Since starting in 2011, AdLarge founders Cathy Csukas and Gary Schonfeld have overseen significant expansion, which led to the creation of their digital portfolio, cabana. AdLarge has a presence across the country - team up with them from anywhere at


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