Blending a fresh perspective, 23 years of experience, and a knack for strategic thinking and creativity, Tami Honesty is a media professional who has served at key strategic positions for some of the most reputable organizations. Currently working in the capacity of Vice President/General Manager for Radio One Dallas, Tami is considered to be a leading authority on media sales, brand marketing, talent management, and strategic partnership developments.
She joined Radio One Dallas as General Sales Manager of KBFB-FM and was promoted to the position of Director of Sales in less than a year due to her excellent performance. Now serving as the Vice President, Tami is responsible for designing result-driven integrated marketing solutions for the company and use her collaborative management style to generate improved results for the company.
An ENTJ according to the Myers-Briggs Personality Index, Tami possesses excellent communication skills and is a natural leader who knows how to turn theories into plans and use them to fuel an organization’s growth. Lauded as a talented marketer who has this rare ability to combine insights and ideas to generate desired results, Tami was voted as one of the Most Influential People Online by Fast Company and was nominated for the Radio Wayne General Manager Award in 2016.
One of the most notable achievements of Tami includes a fully-animated WEBISODE series called ’The Adventures of the Urban Flava Creator’ that she worked on during her role as a Marketing Director for Urban Brands. The project allowed the firm to reach audiences beyond radio and offer them an online transmedia brand experience. In addition to this, she also created and managed ’Jam Sessions’, a highly popular radio concert series featuring renowned artists like Beyoncé, Alicia Keyes and Jay-Z.
Outside of her professional roles, Tami enjoys activities with her husband Taurus and son Noah. Her colleagues and friends describe her as an energetic and highly collaborative individual who knows how to perform exceptionally under stressful conditions. Being an extrovert, Tami loves spending time with her family and friends and enjoys good food and even better wine.