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WLS-AM/Chicago Names Stephanie Tichenor as Program Director
Stephanie Tichenor
Stephanie Tichenor
Cumulus Media News/Talk WLS-AM/Chicago appoints Stephanie Tichenor as its new Program Director, effective immediately. Tichenor joins WLS from Tribune's crosstown News/Talk WGN-AM where she served as Director of News & Operations. She's also held positions including Operations Manager, More

Cumulus Q4 Net Revs Grew 5.2%, Adjusted EBITDA Up 31.6%
Cumulus Media
Cumulus Media
Cumulus Media reported fourth quarter net revenue rose 5.2% to $309.2 million from $293.8 million in 2017. Adjusted EBITDA of grew 31.6% to $65.6 million from $49.8 million. The company reported a net income of $43.7 million ($2.18 per diluted share) as compared with a net loss of $206.1 million More

Westwood One Inks Multi-Year Extension with Howard Deneroff
Howard Deneroff
Howard Deneroff
WWO inks a multi-year contract extension with Westwood One Sports Executive VP/Executive Producer Howard Deneroff. Deneroff, who is celebrating his 30th year at Westwood One, has been the division's executive producer since 2008. He will continue to direct, coordinate, and execute all of the on-air More

Beasley/Charlotte Appoints Brandon Chase FOX Sports PD
Brandon Chase
Brandon Chase
Beasley Media Group appoints Brandon Chase as Program Director at WBCN (Fox Sports)/Charlotte. He's been with the company for over 11 years and began his career on the air at CHR WNKS-FM (KISS 95.1) in 2008. In addition to his new programming duties, he will continue to serve as the Assistant More

Jacobs Media Expands Relationship With Podcast Movement
Jacobs Media
Jacobs Media
Jacobs Media and the organizers of the Podcast Movement conference announced Tuesday an expansion of their relationship with the third year of Jacobs Media's "Broadcasters Meet Podcasters." Jacobs Media will be developing two and a half days of sessions designed to bring broadcasters More

CPB Honors WUFT and FPREN with Community Lifeline Award
Corporation for Public Broadcasting
Corporation for Public Broadcasting
The Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) presented the Community Lifeline Award to WUFT-FM/TV and the Florida Public Radio Emergency Network (FPREN) during a meeting of the CPB Board of Directors. The award recognizes public media stations providing More

Salem Media Acquires Conservative News Site PJ Media
Salem Media Group
Salem Media Group
Christian radio broadcaster Salem Media Group has agreed to acquire conservative news site PJ Media. PJ Media will become part of Townhall Media alongside conservative sites Townhall, HotAir, RedState, Twitchy and Bearing Arms under the leadership of Vice More

Report: Cox to Explore Sale of its 61 U.S. Radio Outlets
A month after agreeing to sell a majority stake in its TV portfolio, Cox Enterprises is looking to make a deal for its radio stations, reports Atlanta Business Chronicle's David Allison. Sources within the company tell More

Westwood One Adds Nielsen's National Media Impact
Westwood One has expanded its relationship with Nielsen to license the national version of Nielsen Media Impact (NMI) powered by Nielsen's Total Media Fusion. This cross-platform media planning and optimization solution helps clients understand total campaign reach, frequency and duplication using More

KDXA (ALT 106.3)/Des Moines Names Alex Mac Assistant PD
Alex Mac
Alex Mac
Alex Mac is named Assistant Program Director for iHeartMedia's Alternative KDXA-FM (ALT 106.3)/Des Moines. He'll continue to serve as the station's Music Director and afternoon host weekdays from 3-7pm. Prior to joining the eight-station cluster in October, 2017, Mac served as evening host and More

Randi P'Pool Joins Aptivada Leadership Team as CMO
Randi P'Pool
Randi P'Pool
Aptivada has named Randi P'Pool as Chief Marketing Officer to oversee marketing and business development strategies for the company. An 18-year broadcast veteran, P'Pool most recently served as the Vice President, Marketing for Alpha Media, headquartered in Portland, Oregon. There, she lead More

POTUS' 2020 Budget Proposal Reduces Public Media Funding
President Trump's budget proposal for FY 2020 would eliminate a substantial portion of U.S. funding for Public Media. Under his new proposed budget, subject to approval by Congress, the President's 2020 budget would rescind all but $30 million of each FY 2020 and More

iHM/Jacksonville's ''930 The Game'' Now Airing on 97.3 FM
WFXJ-FM
WFXJ-FM
iHeartMedia Sports WFXJ-AM (930 The Game)/Jacksonville, FL, will begin broadcasts on 97.3 FM, effective immediately. "930 The Game" will continue to feature hosts Mike Bianchi, Seth Harp, Dan Patrick and Colin Cowherd. In addition, the station will also feature More

NABOB Partners with Emma Bowen Foundation, HBCUConnect
NABOB
NABOB
The National Association of Black Owned Broadcasters Telecommunications Education and Management Foundation (NABOB Foundation), The Emma Bowen Foundation and HBCUConnect.com have announced a partnership in awarding at least one scholarship (and possibly more) to More

Veteran Programmer Shepard Joins Tracy Johnson Media Group
Mike Shepard
Mike Shepard
Veteran programmer, talent coach and researcher Mike Shepard joins the Tracy Johnson Media Group. The 30-year programmer most recently served as VP/Programming & Operations for BCA Radio in San Diego, overseeing Sports/Talk XPRS-AM (The Mighty 1090) and Classic Hits XHPRS-FM (105.7 Max FM). More

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