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Univision Files SEC Registration for Proposed IPO
Spanish-language radio and TV broadcaster Univision has filed a registration statement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for a proposed initial public offering (IPO) of shares of its class A common stock that Reuters previously reported could "raise more than $1 billion" and value Univision at "as much as $20 More

Savage Announces $100K Scholarship Fund Winners
Westwood One syndicated radio host and author Michael Savage announces that five exceptional college students have been selected to receive scholarships for their responses to his essay contest entitled, "What Does It Mean to Be an American?" The winners, who will be named on Savage's syndicated radio show "The Savage Nation" on July 2, More

TSL Releases Q2 Top Streamed Talk Shows
Talk Stream Live has released their second quarter 2015 ratings and ranks for the most streamed national radio talk shows. Michael Savage continues to dominate the digital space extending his winning streak online and on mobile as the number 1 streaming talk host with an unprecedented 25 share. Mark Levin at number 4 narrowly edges Glenn More

Matt Tell Elevated to KOOL 108/Minneapolis PD
iHeartMedia promotes Matt Tell to Program Director of Classic Hits KQQL-FM (Kool 108)/Minneapolis, effective immediately. Tell has been Assistant Program Director for KQQL-FM and Director of Promotions for iHeartMedia's nine local brands there. He will continue in the latter role, while taking full responsibility for KQQL-FM, which is More

KTSA Hosts to Be Inducted into San Antonio RHoF
Alpha Media/San Antonio has announced that longtime KTSA-AM (News/Talk 550) and FM 1071 air personalities Johnny Shannon and Trey Ware (pictured) will be inducted into the San Antonio Radio Hall of Fame on Saturday, August 22. Ware has also been nominated for the Texas Radio Hall of Fame which, if chosen would be the 4th Hall More

Brandi Young Named SVP/Sales For iHM/Phoenix
iHeartMedia/Phoenix appoints veteran industry sales vet Brandi Young as Senior VP/Sales, effective July 15. She most recently was VP/Corporate Sales for Townsquare Media from November 2011 until July, 2015, where she operated Townsquare Media Network. Previously, Young was VP/Corporate Sales for Cumulus Media & Citadel More

Cumulus, Audioboom Ink Multi-Year Partnership
Cumulus Media and Audioboom Group have announced a strategic multi-year partnership. Under the deal, Audioboom's SaaS platform will provide on-demand creative, hosting, broadcasting and advertising tools for the entire Cumulus and Westwood One radio network. The platform will embed content across its networks' websites and More

Slacker Radio, ESPN Radio Team up for ''His & Hers''
Slacker Radio and ESPN have launched a new radio outlet for sports columnists and hosts of the popular "His & Hers" podcast and TV show, Michael Smith and Jemele Hill. Built on their love for R&B deep cuts and slow jams, the duo came into the Slacker studios to add commentary over their hand-picked, curated playlist. The More

Dickey Inks Multi-Year Deal with ESPN Radio
Dickey Broadcasting's Sports WFOM-AM (1230 The Fan 2)/Atlanta-Marietta inks a multi-year contract with ESPN Radio, effective August 17. The new deal will bring ESPN Radio content to "ESPN Radio 1230 The Fan 2" including all live talk shows and play-by-play, with multiple play-by-play also aired on "680 The Fan/93.7 FM." More

NABEF Announces 2015 Technology Apprenticeships
The NAB Education Foundation (NABEF) has announced apprenticeship placements for the 2015 Technology Apprenticeship Program (TAP). TAP exposes technology-focused graduates and professionals to the broadcast industry through a six month, hands-on training program that includes a two-month apprenticeship. "The TAP More

Digital Brand CBS Small Business Pulse Launches
CBS launches CBS Small Business Pulse, a new digital property aimed at providing solutions for the issues and concerns small business owners face every day. The site, cbspulse.com, is a cross-divisional effort across CBS Corp. being spearheaded by CBS Local Digital Media and features content from across the company's More

WABC/New York Radio Appoints Tacinelli as GSM
Cumulus Media hires Glen Tacinelli as the General Sales Manager of News/Talk WABC-AM/New York, effective July 13. For the past seven years, Tacinelli has managed Eastman Radio's New York office, representing radio stations in over 137 markets and leading a sales team. He also brings to 77 WABC local market experience from his More

MRA Names Tom Cheng Group Sales Manager
Milwaukee Radio Alliance names 27-year industry sales vet Tom Cheng as Group Sales Manager, effective immediately. Cheng will oversee the local sales organization for WLUM-FM (FM 102/1), WLDB-FM (Trending Radio 93.3) and W262CJ-FM (The Party 100.3 FM) and WZTI-AM (1290 AM). Previously, he served as Senior Account Executive at More

Adam Hoge Named WGN Plus Sports Editor-In-Chief
Talk WGN-AM/Chicago appoints Adam Hoge as the new Sports Editor-in-Chief for its digital content incubator WGN Plus (WGNplus.com). He will oversee an expansion of sports digital content including photo essays, live blogs, more podcasts and special streaming events. The first streaming event launches July 4th with a Blackhawks More

Stevens Named PD of KAGM-KDLW/Albuquerque
American General Media names veteran programmer and air personality Picazzo Stevens as Program Director for Rhythmic CHR KAGM-FM (Power 106.7) and CHR KDLW-FM (Z106.3)/Albuquerque, effective immediately. Stevens will also serve on-air weekdays on KAGM. He previously served as PD/afternoons at KAGM in 2014, plus previous duties More

Curtis Media Names David Lewis GM of WPTF/Raleigh
Curtis Media Group has announced that David Lewis will be joining its Raleigh management team as General Manager of News/Talk WPTF-AM, Monday, July 6. Lewis joins the company from Cumulus in Myrtle Beach, SC, where he served as Market Manager for the past six years. He also has experience as an agency principal, and was More

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