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Emmis/Austin Flips KGSR-FM to Soft AC as ''Star 93.3''
KGSR-FM
KGSR-FM
Emmis flipped AAA KGSR-FM/Austin to Soft AC as "Star 93.3" with the slogan "Relaxing Favorites" at noon on Friday, targeting working women 35-54 years of age, who are looking for familiar, relaxing music. Listeners can expect to hear artists such as Phil Collins, More

Triton Digital Releases the November 2018 Top 20 Ranker
Triton Digital
Triton Digital
Triton Digital has released its monthly Top 20 Ranker for November. The Ranker is a listing of the top-performing digital audio stations and networks measured by the Webcast Metrics audience measurement platform, accredited by the MRC. Total listening for clients More

Triton Digital Releases the October 2018 Top 20 Ranker
Triton Digital
Triton Digital
Triton Digital has released its monthly Top 20 Ranker for October. The Ranker is a listing of the top-performing digital audio stations and networks measured by the Webcast Metrics audience measurement platform, accredited by the MRC. Total listening for clients More

Meruelo Media Promotes Aimee Bittourna to VP of ACTIFY
Aimee Bittourna
Aimee Bittourna
Meruelo Media, parent of of KPWR-FM (Power 106) and 93.5 KDAY-FM in Los Angeles, promotes Aimee Bittourna to Vice President of its experiential marketing company Actify. In this new post, she'll oversee the development, strategies and execution of all Actify campaigns. Bittourna will also direct More

Ryan Lieberman Joins Townsquare as Tri-Cities/WA MP/CEO
Ryan Lieberman
Ryan Lieberman
Townsquare Media has hired former CBS Radio Los Angeles General Sales Manager Ryan Lieberman to serve as Market President and Chief Revenue Officer for Townsquare's Tri-Cities, WA cluster. Lieberman will oversee the local media team in Tri-Cities, which includes Country 102.7 (KORD-FM), Hot AC 98.3 More

Jimmy Steal Named WTMX-FM/Chicago VP/Brand and Content
Jimmy Steal
Jimmy Steal
Hubbard Radio Chicago appoints Jimmy Steal as VP of Brand and Content for WTMX-FM (101.9 The Mix). Steal comes to the company from Meruelo Media in Los Angeles, where he served for the past year and a half as VP/Programming for Rhythmic CHR KPWR-FM (Power 106) and Classic Hip-Hop KDAY-FM. Prior to More

Emmis Fiscal Q3 Radio Revs Down 15.6%, Earnings Up
Emmis Communications
Emmis Communications
Emmis Communications reported radio net revenues for the third fiscal quarter ending November 30 were $28.7 million, down from $34 million in the prior year. Total revenues declined from $35.3 million to $30.3 million. Operating income fell to $2.9 million from $3.9 million. Station operating More

Stone Canyon Media Group Closes on Four in Flagstaff
Stone Canyon Media Group, whose principals include veteran broadcasters Joe Schwartz (former Cherry Creek Media CEO), John R. Beck, Jr. (Emmis Communications St. Louis Senior VP) and Dana Withers (President/Withers Broadcasting and Dana Communications), has closed More

Triton Digital Releases the September 2018 Top 20 Ranker
Triton Digital
Triton Digital
Triton Digital has released its monthly Top 20 Ranker for September. The Ranker is a listing of the top-performing digital audio stations and networks measured by the Webcast Metrics audience measurement platform, accredited by the MRC. Total listening for clients More

Emmis Cuts 35 NextRadio and TagStation Employees
NextRadio
NextRadio
After announcing last October that Emmis could no longer afford to pay for the industry-wide initiative NextRadio on its own, the Indianapolis-based company has laid off 35 employees working for the NextRadio and TagStation businesses. Last October, Emmis CEO Jeff Smulyan said the operations of of More

WLHK (97.1 Hank FM) Indianapolis Appoints Ryan Wild as PD
Ryan Wild
Ryan Wild
Emmis Country WLHK-FM (97.1 Hank FM) Indianapolis appoints Ryan Wild as its new Program Director. He previously served as PD for then Country WKTI-FM (94-5 KTI Country) Milwaukee before its acquisition by Good Karma Brands and flip to Sports last month. Wild joined WKTI from Omaha, where he served More

Saga Communications Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend
Saga Communications
Saga Communications
Saga Communications and its board of directors have declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.30 per share and a special cash dividend of $0.25 per share for its Class A and Class B shares. The dividends will be paid on January 4, 2019 to shareholders of record as More

Triton Digital Releases the August 2018 Top 20 Ranker
Triton Digital
Triton Digital
Triton Digital has released its monthly Top 20 Ranker for August. The Ranker is a listing of the top-performing digital audio stations and networks measured by the Webcast Metrics audience measurement platform, accredited by the MRC. Total listening for clients More

Entercom Appoints Sarah Harris as VP of Social Impact
Sarah Harris
Sarah Harris
Entercom names Sarah Harris as Vice President of Social Impact, effective January 2. In this newly created role, Harris will oversee all aspects of Entercom's community engagement initiatives including its recently launched corporate social responsibility platform, Entercom Cares. Harris brings More

Emmis/NY Ups Bethany Kent to Director of Marketing & Events
Bethany Kent
Bethany Kent
Emmis elevates Hip Hop WQHT-FM (Hot 97)/New York Marketing Director Bethany Kent to Director of Marketing and Events for its New York cluster including Hot 97, Urban AC WBLS and Gospel WLIB-AM. Kent, a five-year Emmis/NY veteran, has served as Marketing Director since November, 2016. She joined the More

Triton Digital Releases the July 2018 Top 20 Ranker
Triton Digital
Triton Digital
Triton Digital has released its monthly Top 20 Ranker for July. The Ranker is a listing of the top-performing digital audio stations and networks measured by the Webcast Metrics audience measurement platform, accredited by the MRC. Total listening for clients More

Emmis Fiscal Q2 Radio Revenues Down, NextRadio in Jeopardy
Emmis Communications
Emmis Communications
Emmis Communications reported radio net revenues for the second fiscal quarter were $30.7 million, down from $41.8 million in the prior year. The company said sales of KPWR-FM (Power 106) in Los Angeles in August, 2017 and four radio stations in St. Louis on April, 2018 rendered it reported results More

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