Marv Nyren leads the organization's corporate sponsorship efforts which includes WBEZ’s on-air products, digital assets and events. Prior to joining WBEZ, he managed radio stations for iHeart Media, Emmis Communications and AMFM Broadcasting beginning in 1993. Nyren has served on numerous nonprofit boards including The Walter Cronkite School of Journalism Foundation, The Phoenix Children’s Hospital Fundraising and the NCAA Bowl Championship Series (BCS) including the Fiesta and Peach Bowl Board of Directors.
Nyren attended the University of Michigan and the University of Arizona. He resides with his wife and three children in Northbrook.