Chris Oliviero: The 2015 Billboard Power 100
NO. 78

Chris Oliviero

38, Executive vp programming, CBS Radio


Last year's rank: --

U.S. radio's youngest corporate ­programmer started as an intern for Howard Stern. Now the Brooklyn-born Oliviero presides over some of radio's most influential brands, reaching 70 million listeners. In the wake of CBS' January launch of its Play.It podcast platform, he says that "consumers and advertisers are at the tipping point" for on-demand audio and podcasting.

VACATION SPOT: "Walt Disney World. I've been there more than 30 times."