Home Login RADIO ONLINE RSS Facebook
Advertisement

Company News

WWO, Sony Nashville Partner for Special Olympics USA Games
Westwood One
Westwood One
Westwood One and Sony Music Nashville have announced a multi-faceted program to build support for the 2022 Special Olympics USA Games to be held June 5-12, 2022, in Orlando. Kane Brown helped launch the collaboration this month. Luke Combs, Adam Doleac, Old Dominion, Ryan Hurd, LANCO, Kameron Marlowe, Maren More

Cumulus Media Q4 Net Revenues Down 13.9%, Reports Loss
Cumulus Media
Cumulus Media
Cumulus Media reported fourth quarter net revenue fell 13.9% to $245.8 million from $285.4 million in 2019. Adjusted EBITDA dropped 21.9% to $39.5 million from $50.6 million. Same station net revenue decreased 13.1% to $245.8 million from $283 million while same station Adjusted EBITDA was down 23.4% to More

NPR Continues to Top Triton's Podcast Metrics Report
Triton Digital
Triton Digital
The latest U.S Podcast Report for January, 2021 is out as measured by Triton's Podcast Metrics. During the reporting period, NPR remained in the #1 spot with 43.2 million Average Weekly Downloads and 12.1 million Average Weekly Users, followed by Stitcher with 34.7 million AWD and 10 More

Advertisement

WLZN/Macon Ups DJ Blakjak to Assistant Program Director
DJ Blakjak
DJ Blakjak
Cumulus Media promotes air personality DJ Blakjak to Assistant Program Director for both Hip Hop WLZN-FM (Blazin' 92.3) and CHR WMGB-FM (B95.1) in Macon, GA. He'll also be heard as an on-air host for WLZN-FM, airing weekdays from 3-9pm. DJ Blakjak most recently aired weekdays from midnight-5am and 3-9pm on More

Advertisement

Brown Ambition Joins the Westwood One Podcast Network
Brown Ambition
Brown Ambition
Westwood One welcomes "Brown Ambition," a weekly podcast published each Wednesday about juggling life, career and building wealth, to the Westwood One Podcast Network. Hosts Mandi Woodruff and Tiffany Aliche offer financial advice and resources for women and other communities that have been excluded from the More

Radio Broadcasting Executive Doug Harvill to Retire in May
Doug Harvill
Doug Harvill
Cumulus/San Francisco Vice President/Market Manager Doug Harvill has announced his retirement after a venerable 46-year career. Harvill has led Cumulus Media's Bay Area stations -- including Classic Rock KSAN-FM, News/Talk KGO-AM, Sports KNBR-FM/AM and News/Talk KSFO-AM -- since May 2018. Harvill's last day More

Stations Drop Morgan Wallen Over Use of Racial Slur
Morgan Wallen
Morgan Wallen
A number of radio outlets are dropping Country recording artist Morgan Wallen after a video surfaced of him using a racial slur. Wallen currently has the number one album in the U.S. with "Dangerous: The Double Album." The video, which was reportedly recorded by a neighbor in Nashville, shows Wallen greeting More

Don Pollnow Appointed VP/MM for Cumulus Montgomery AL
Don Pollnow
Don Pollnow
Don Pollnow is appointed Vice President/Market Manager for Cumulus Media's cluster in Montgomery, AL. In his new role, Pollnow will oversee the company's six stations there. He was previously Market President for iHeartMedia/Wichita, KS, and prior to that, was Vice President/Market Manager for Cumulus Green More

Advertisement

NPR Tops Triton Digital's Podcast Report for December 2020
Triton Digital
Triton Digital
Triton Digital has released the latest U.S Podcast Report for December, 2020 reporting period. NPR remained in the #1 spot with 37.5 million Average Weekly Downloads (AWD) and 10.4 million Average Weekly Users (AWU), followed by Stitcher with 23.6 million AWD and 6.5 million AWU, More

Study Shows Podcast Advertising is Pandemic Proof
Westwood One
Westwood One
Despite the global pandemic, podcasting has remained a good media option for advertisers. According to Edison Research's "Share of Ear," podcasting's ad-supported audio shares among persons 25-54 more than tripled from 4% in Q3 2016 to 15% in Q4 2020. With podcast listening up, Cumulus Media and Westwood One More

Cumulus Media Announces Changes To Sales Leadership
Cumulus has announced important changes to sales leadership, effective immediately. Ron Russo is appointed President, Sales at Westwood One responsible for the network sales and sales planning organizations and reporting to Westwood One President, Suzanne Grimes. Ron has more than 17 years of sales More

24% of Cumulus Media Radio Streams Are On Smart Speakers
Cumulus Media
Cumulus Media
The Southeast Michigan Ford Dealers Association piloted a campaign on the smart speaker. It found, over the past four years, the smart speaker has grown to represent nearly a quarter (24%) of all online listening to Cumulus stations. The company had enough confidence in smart speaker listenership, it booked More

Promotions Spotlight

Advertisement