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Tommy Mattern Appoints Hubbard Radio/St. Louis Ops Mgr.
Tommy Mattern
Tommy Mattern
Veteran radio programmer Tommy Mattern is appointed Operations Manager for Hubbard Radio's five-station cluster in St. Louis. He joined Hubbard in March, 2018, when the company acquired several stations from Emmis. Mattern joined Emmis in 1996 as Assistant Program Director and Music Director of More

Rising Through the Ranks Scholarship Recipients Announced
Radio Advertising Bureau
Radio Advertising Bureau
Scholarship recipients for 2019's Rising Through the Ranks program, presented by Radio Advertising Bureau, BMI and Mentoring and Inspiring Women in Radio (MIW), have been announced. The twenty-nine individuals selected will attend this year's seminar More

Country Radio Broadcasters Reveal 2019-20 Board of Directors
Country Radio Broadcasters
Country Radio Broadcasters
Country Radio Broadcasters (CRB) has completed its elections for the organization's 2019-2020 board of directors. Returning as CRB Board President is Townsquare Media's Kurt Johnson, elected as Vice President is Cumulus Media's John Shomby and returning as Secretary is SummitMedia's Beverlee More

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Emmis Elevates Traci Thompson to Senior VP/Human Resources
Traci Thompson
Traci Thompson
Emmis Communications elevates Traci Thomson to Senior VP/Human Resources. During her nearly 15 years at the company, she's previously served as VP/Human Resources and Director of Employee Services. Prior to Emmis, Thomson spent nine years at the First Indiana Bank. In a memo to staff, More

Emmis Fiscal Q1 Radio Revs Flat, Pro Forma Radio Up 3%
Emmis Communications
Emmis Communications
Emmis Communications reported radio net revenues for the first fiscal quarter, ending May 31, were $26.4 million, yielding flat results over 2018. When considering radio station divestitures, pro forma Q1 radio revenues were up 3%, which matched the 3% growth in Emmis' markets. Station operating More

Emmis Forms New Public Company with Standard General
Emmis Communications
Emmis Communications
Emmis Communications has signed an agreement to form a new public company, Mediaco Holdings, with New York investment firm Standard General. Under the deal, Mediaco Holdings will acquire 4.2kW Urban AC WBLS-FM and 6.7kW Rhythmic CHR WQHT-FM (Hot 97) in New York for $91.5 million in cash, a $5 More

Hubbard Radio Named One of 2019 St. Louis Top Workplaces
Hubbard Radio
Hubbard Radio
The St. Louis Post Dispatch has released the list of local businesses that have been determined to be among the best in the area and Hubbard Radio was one of the top workplaces. Categories ranged from small to large-sized and were identified via a short More

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Emmis Invests in Sound That Brands Podcast Producer
Emmis Communications
Emmis Communications
Sound That Brands, the Los Angeles-based podcasting studio specializing in branded audio content for national advertisers, has announced that Emmis Communications would provide a round of funding that will allow rapid expansion. Major brands like Trader Joes, Facebook, Smead, Tindr, General More

Emmis Sells Interest in Austin Cluster for $39.3 Million
Emmis Communications
Emmis Communications
Emmis Communications inks an agreement to sell its 50.1% controlling interest in a partnership that owns six Austin radio stations and two FM translators to its partner Sinclair Telecable for $39.3 million. The company and Sinclair have been partners since Emmis purchased its controlling interest More

RAB's Rising Through the Ranks Seminar Open for Submissions
Radio Advertising Bureau (RAB), Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI), and the Mentoring and Inspiring Women in Radio (MIW) Group will present the 12th annual "Rising Through the Ranks" Seminar on August 13-15 at BMI's Nashville office. As in years past, BMI will offer 20 More

Libby Nolan Joins Townsquare as Quincy-Hannibal MP/CRO
Townsquare has named Libby Nolan as Market President and Chief Revenue Officer for its Quincy-Hannibal local media cluster. She will oversee Country Kick-FM 97.9 (KICK-FM), AC Y101 (KRRY-FM), Classic Country Kick-AM (WLIQ-AM), and News-Talk KHMO 1070-AM, and report to Townsquare Regional Vice More

''Rising Through the Ranks'' Course Open for Submissions
RAB
RAB
Radio Advertising Bureau (RAB), BMI and the Mentoring and Inspiring Women in Radio (MIW) Group will present the 12th annual "Rising Through the Ranks" seminar on August 13-15 at BMI's Nashville office. As in year's past, BMI will offer 20 scholarships for this More

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Kristin Roderick Promoted to VP Partnership Sales at Townsquare
Kristin Roderick
Kristin Roderick
Townsquare Media has promoted Kristin Roderick to Vice President Partnership Sales for New Jersey, reporting to Townsquare Senior Vice President Rob Williams. As head of New Jersey Partnership Sales, Ms. Roderick will identify and lead the Company's top revenue opportunities in the region and work More

Reach Media's Erick Vilson Moves to Sun Broadcast Group
Erick Vilson
Erick Vilson
Sun Broadcast Group (SBG) taps Erick Vilson as National Account Manager. He joins SBG after three years as Integrated Ad Sales Coordinator with Reach Media and Radio One. Vilson has also worked on the sales and operations side of companies like iHeartMedia, Emmis Communications and Grit New York. More

Jay Dixon Appointed PD of Radio One Philadelphia Trio
Jay Dixon
Jay Dixon
Radio One Philadelphia names industry veteran Jay Dixon as the new Program Director of Oldies WRNB, WPPZ-FM-HD2 (Praise) and WPPZ-FM (Classix 107.9) beginning April 4. Dixon has worked in multiple formats including CHR, Country, Rhythmic and Urban and held various positions with Cox Media as OM/PD More

Triton Digital Releases the December 2018 Top 20 Ranker
Triton Digital
Triton Digital
Triton Digital has released its monthly Top 20 Ranker for December. 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/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

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