Session: A Conversation with Owen Grover
An integral part of the iHeartMedia team since he joined the company in 2005, Grover currently serves as Executive Vice President + General Manager, Content Development & Distribution. In this role, he oversees the creation and distribution of content across iHeartMedia’s network of owned & operated digital properties and beyond. He and his team are charged with developing compelling, innovative editorial & video assets as well as the audience growth strategies needed to to ensure that the company’s digital platforms continue to flourish.
Most recently, Grover served as the Senior Vice President and General Manager for iHeartRadio – iHeartMedia's all-in-one digital radio and streaming music service. In this role, he drove audience and revenue growth while overseeing day-to-day operations of the iHeartRadio team. Grover also helped to establish iHeartMedia’s Entertainment Enterprises team where he was instrumental in the enormous success of the inaugural iHeartRadio Music Awards show, which aired on NBC.
Grover has been actively involved in the media and entertainment industry for nearly 20 years. He lives in Brooklyn with his wife Dr. Erin Gilbert and their son Devon. A passionate music fan, his favorite band is The Clash.