Vice President and General Manager, Radio Disney Photos
Phil Guerini is Vice President and General Manager, Radio Disney, a role he was promoted to in February 2012. Guerini, whose professional experience spans marketing, promotions, records and radio, has been Vice President, Marketing, Radio Disney, since October 2008. He joined Disney in 1992, holding roles of increasing responsibility at Walt Disney Records and Disney Parks & Resorts.
Guerini is responsible for the strategic direction and daily management of the Radio Disney network, which is available nationally via 31 owned terrestrial radio stations and via RadioDisney.com, Sirius and XM satellite radio, iTunes Radio Tuner, mobile phones, the Radio Disney iPhone and Android Apps and Radio Disney's Facebook page. Radio Disney's Programming, Marketing and Finance teams will report to Guerini, and the Radio Disney Stations Group will have a dual report to Guerini and to Disney Media Sales and Marketing.
Previously, as Vice President, Marketing, Radio Disney, Guerini oversaw all aspects of Radio Disney's national and local marketing.
Prior to joining Radio Disney in 2008, Guerini was Executive Director, Broadcast and Strategic Marketing, Walt Disney Records, where he worked on several chart-topping releases, including soundtracks for "High School Musical," "High School Musical 2," "Hannah Montana" and "The Cheetah Girls."
In 2004 Guerini joined Walt Disney Records as Director, Synergy and Promotions, and was promoted to Executive Director, Broadcast and Strategic Marketing in 2006. He joined The Walt Disney Company in July 1992 as Operations Host/Special Projects Manager at Walt Disney World Resort – Disney-MGM Studios, and in May 1996 rose to Senior Manager, Synergy/Alliance Marketing at Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Marketing.
Guerini began his career as a staff writer for The Miami Herald and later worked in on-air, promotions and programming for multiple radio stations (WHYI, WSHE Fort Lauderdale/Miami and WZLS Atlanta), and promotion for record labels (MCA, A&M, Chrysalis and EastWest Records).
Guerini was born in San Diego, California and raised in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Broadcast/Communications from the University of Miami. He is based at Radio Disney’s Burbank, California offices and resides in Santa Clarita with his wife and daughter -- a Radio Disney fan.