Tampa Radio Inc. to Acquire WRXB, W243AK for $165,000
|RADIO ONLINE | Wednesday, May 29, 2019|
Tampa Radio Inc. has agreed to acquire two outlets serving Tampa-St. Petersburg from Polnet Communications Ltd. for $165,000. Included in the deal is 5kW WRXB-AM (1590)/St. Petersburg Beach and 75W W243AK (96.5)/Bradenton, FL. Polnet is headed by President Walter Kotaba and owns five AM stations and six FM translators in the Chicago market and WRKL-AM/Hudson Valley, NY. Tampa Radio is headed by President Sam Rogatinsky. He through Gulf Coast Broadcasting owns three FM stations In the Panama City Beach, FL and also owns WPBR-AM/West Palm Beach-Boca Raton, FL.
Dick Kozacko of Kozacko Media Services for brokered the deal for the seller, while Eddie Esserman of Media Services Group represented the buyer.