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SBS Elevates Elisa Torres to Chief Network Officer
Elisa Torres
Elisa Torres
Spanish Broadcasting System promotes Elisa Torres to Chief Network Officer/Executive VP for Aire Radio Networks and SBS National. Torres, the first female executive to hold a Chief position at SBS, will continue to oversee AIRE Radio Networks and spearhead the advancement of all network and national audio More

Two New Studies Reveal Growing Interest in Cryptocurrency
Cumulus Media
Cumulus Media
Two new studies commissioned by the Cumulus Media | Westwood One Audio Active Group reveal a growing consumer interest in cryptocurrency. The first study was conducted by MARU/Matchbox in January 2022 among 1,023 average Americans. The second study was completed by MESH Experience in December 2021 on behalf More

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2022 Radio Mercury Awards Finalists Announced
2022 Radio Mercury Awards
2022 Radio Mercury Awards
Ninety-eight radio & audio spots and campaigns made it to the finals of the 2022 Radio Mercury Awards. The submissions were created by advertising agencies, brands, production companies, radio stations and students. The 2022 finalists range from regional to large ad agencies and More

Tommy BoDean Named BM for University of Florida Stations
Tommy BoDean
Tommy BoDean
The University of Florida appoints veteran radio programmer Tommy BoDean as Brand Manager and air talent for WRUF-FM (103.7 The Gator) and CHR "GHQ" (W237EJ & WUFT-FM-HD3) in Gainesville, FL, effective May 24. He spent the past two years as Operations Manager for Cumulus Media's four-station cluster in More

Marketers, Agencies Commute Less Than Average Americans
Cumulus Media
Cumulus Media
The Cumulus Media | Westwood One Audio Active Group (AAG) has released an analysis of two recently conducted commuter studies as America reemerges from the COVID pandemic. The first study, conducted by Nielsen in March, 2022 looked at 1,000 American adult 18+ consumers. The second study is from Advertiser More

KHYT/Tucson Morning Host Tim Tyler Retires After 51 Years
Tim Tyler
Tim Tyler
KHYT-FM (K-Hit 107.5)/Tucson morning host Tim Tyler has announced his retirement from radio after a successful 51-year career. Tyler has been a fixture on the Classic Hits station since 2003 and started in radio in 1971 while still in high school. He has also been heard on KLPX-FM in Tucson. Tyler's final More

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Radio Campaign Grows Office Supplies Retailer Sales
Westwood One
Westwood One
In Summer 2021, a national office supplies retailer ran an AM/FM radio campaign across many radio networks. The Cumulus Media | Westwood One Audio Active Group, in a new post-COVID study, commissioned a Nielsen sales effect study of the entire AM/FM radio campaign that included every AM/FM radio ad run by More

VirtualJock.com Welcomes WLS-FM Chicago to Lineup
VirtualJock.com
VirtualJock.com
Key Networks has announced that Cumulus Media's Classic Hits WLS-FM in Chicago is the latest affiliate to sign with VirtualJock.com. The service provides radio outlets of all formats and market sizes with the opportunity to access major market air talent and programming services for More

Jason Ginty Named PD for New Orleans, Baton Rouge Outlets
Jason Ginty
Jason Ginty
Cumulus Media appoints Jason Ginty as Program Director for WZRH-FM (Alt 92.3) and WRKN-FM (NASH Icon Country 106.1) in New Orleans and for WRQQ-FM (Classic Hits 103.3) in Baton Rouge. This marks a return to Cumulus for Ginty, who has programmed and been on-air at Louisiana stations for the past 15 years and More

Cumulus Media to Purchase up to $25M of Class A Stock
Cumulus Media
Cumulus Media
Cumulus Media will commence a "modified Dutch auction" tender offer to purchase up to $25 million of shares of its Class A common stock, or such lesser number of shares of its Class A common stock as are properly tendered and not properly withdrawn, at a price not greater than $16.50 and not less than $14.50 More

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Cumulus Media Q1 Net Revenues Up 15% to $232 Million
Cumulus Media
Cumulus Media
Cumulus Media reported first quarter net revenue grew 15% to $232 million from $201.7 million in 2021. Total broadcast radio revenue was up 9.2% to $169.1 million, while Digital, led by digital marketing services and podcasting, rose 17.8% to $31.8 million. Adjusted EBITDA climbed a whopping 249.5% to $31.2 More

Cumulus Ups Chris Hoffman to VP of Adult Contemporary
Chris Hoffman
Chris Hoffman
Cumulus Media ups Chris Hoffman to Vice President of Adult Contemporary and its 27 AC-formatted stations. He'll continue as Operations Manager for KUBL-FM, KBEE-FM and KKAT-AM in Salt Lake City. Hoffman is a 35-year radio veteran, programming stations in the AC, Classic Rock, Classic Hits and News/Talk More

760 WJR/Detroit Celebrates 100th Birthday
WJR-AM
WJR-AM
News/Talk WJR/Detoit kicked off a year-long Centennial celebration today. The iconic station signed on for the first time on May 4, 1922, as WCX, which changed a few years later to WJR to reflect the ownership of the Jewett Radio and Phonograph Company. The station has served the community for 100 years with More

Cumulus/Mobile Appoints Vincent ''Mojo'' Wilson as OM
Vincent ''Mojo'' Wilson
Vincent ''Mojo'' Wilson
Vincent "Mojo" Wilson is appointed as Operations Manager for Cumulus Media in Mobile, AL. He'll also serve as Program Director for WABD-FM and WXQW-AM and will be heard on-air on WABD-FM weekdays from 9am-2pm. A 26-year radio veteran, Wilson started his career doing nights at WFLZ in Tampa. He also served as More

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