Saturday, April 10, 2010
Former Promise Keepers Executive Rick Wright Joins Sky Angel
( Naples , Fla. – April 9, 2010) Tom Scott, President and Chief Operating Officer of Sky Angel U.S., LLC, a multi-channel provider of faith-based and family-friendly television and radio programming, announces the addition of Rick Wright to the Executive Team. Wright joins the organization as Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing and will have overall responsibility for the design and implementation of Sky Angel’s sales and marketing initiatives.
Wright has over 25 years of experience in new business development, consumer advertising and ministry marketing, both as a client and as an agency representative. Most recently, he envisioned and directed the marketing program for Ignite, a new event ministry to men from Church Communications Network (CCN). As Vice President of Field Ministry and Marketing for the national ministry Promise Keepers, Wright was responsible for the direction of the men's ministry and strategic marketing efforts of the non-profit organization.
“Rick’s prior business development experience and outstanding track record of building strong customer relationships complement his role as Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing. He has a broad network of ministry contacts that will elevate our sales and marketing efforts. We’re pleased to have him join us as we work together to provide the best Christian TV platform available,” said Tom Scott.
Sky Angel broadcasts over 80 channels of programming throughout the country. Subscribers can watch Christian and family-friendly television channels, view thousands of hours of Video On Demand content, and watch missed television programs on the faith channels with a 48 hour playback feature -- all with a service that is compatible with other cable, satellite or broadcast services. Monthly subscriptions begin at only $14.99. To learn more or learn about current offers, go online to www.skyangel.com or call 1-800-SKY-ANGEL (1-800-759-2643).
About Sky Angel
Sky Angel® U.S. LLC is a Christian-owned multi-channel provider of faith-based and family-friendly television and radio programming. Founded by Robert Johnson Sr. more than 29 years ago, Sky Angel was created to provide a Christ-centered and family-friendly alternative to the standard television fare. Since then, his vision has grown into a service providing quality television and radio programming to all corners of the United States . Sky Angel’s mission is to build and operate a global communications system to assure the Gospel will penetrate every nation, culture and people.
Sky Angel also carries the Parents Television Council’s® prestigious Entertainment Seal of Approval™, which recognizes excellence and social responsibility in programming.