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Audacy Names Two Additions to Performance Sales Team
Shirin Peykar and Dan Wolman
Shirin Peykar and Dan Wolman
Audacy welcomes Shirin Peykar as Senior Vice President of Performance Sales, effective January 19. In this role, Peykar will lead Audacy's performance sales team and sell across its portfolio of products, leaning heavily into the company's podcast library. Audacy also welcomes Dan Wolman as Vice More

Waterloo Media/Austin Launches ''The New Mega 102.7''
''The New Mega 102.7''
''The New Mega 102.7''
Waterloo Media flips Adult Hits K274AX to "The New Mega 102.7"" today at noon as Austin's newest Rhythmic CHR outlet. Mega will feature Spanish and English Contemporary hits from Soda Estero, Camilo, Ariana Grande, Shakira and Bad Bunny. Plus Spanish Pop classic songs such as Natalia Lafourcade, More

SiriusXM and PGA Tour Agree to Multi-Year Extension
SiriusXM
SiriusXM
The PGA Tour and SiriusXM have reached a multi-year extension to their broadcasting agreement, which will continue to deliver tournament coverage on the SiriusXM PGA Tour Radio channel for subscribers nationwide through 2024. SiriusXM PGA Tour Radio carries live coverage of every round of 38 events More

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Townsquare Utica Announces Bill McAdams Retirement
Bill McAdams
Bill McAdams
Townsquare Media/Utica, NY home to WFRG (Big Frog 104), WLZW (Lite 98.7), WODZ (96.1 The Eagle), WIBX 950 (WIBX) and WOUR-FM, has announced the retirement of Brand Manager Bill "Tad Pole" McAdams, who's also the co-host of the "Tad and Polly" morning show on Big Frog 104. His co-host and spouse, Stacey More

Townsquare's KLUB Tejano Takes Over South Texas Radio
KLUB-FM
KLUB-FM
Townsquare Media/Victoria, TX, the home to KIXS-FM, KTXN-FM (98.7 Jack FM) and KQVT-FM (Q92), launches a new station in the market, KLUB as "Tejano 106.9." The station debuted at 12pm on Tuesday, broadcasting to towns that have never had Tejano music on the radio dial like Goliad, Edna, Port Lavaca and More

GBS MaxxCasting Expands KYLA-KYRA/L.A. Audience Reach
Geo Broadcast Solutions
Geo Broadcast Solutions
In a broadcast radio industry first, GeoBroadcast Solutions' MaxxCasting system has expanded the signal quality and audience reach of two Los Angeles-area Educational Media Foundation radio outlets through the installation of a broadcast translator in downtown L.A., increasing the potential listenership by More

Lesley Visser to Receive BFA's Lifetime Achievement Award
Lesley Visser
Lesley Visser
Lesley Visser, the only sportscaster -- male or female -- to have worked on the network broadcasts of the Final Four, the Super Bowl, the World Series, the NBA Finals, the Triple Crown, the Olympics, the U.S. Open and the World Figure Skating Championship, has been announced as the 2022 Lifetime Achievement More

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Cumulus Appoints Two New Program Directors in for OKC
Robert ''Cisco'' Miller and Bobby Yannarell
Robert ''Cisco'' Miller and Bobby Yannarell
Cumulus Media appoints two new Program Directors for its Oklahoma City radio stations WWLS (The Sports Animal) and KYIS-FM (98.9 Kiss FM). Robert "Cisco" Mueller is named PD of Sports/Talk WWLS. He fills the role previously held for over two decades by Chris Baker, who retired at More

Dick Broadcasting/Savannah Appoints Matt Derrick as OM
Matt Derrick
Matt Derrick
Matt Derrick joins Dick Broadcasting (DBC) as Operations Manager for its Savannah, GA, cluster. He presiously served as OM for SummitMedia in Omaha. He'll oversee the programming department on DBC Savannah's five stations including CHR WGCO, Country WUBB, Rhythmic AC WXYY, Active Rock WFXH, Classic Hits WRWN More

Curtis LeGeyt Assumes President/CEO Position at NAB
Curtis LeGeyt
Curtis LeGeyt
Curtis LeGeyt has assumed the President and Chief Executive Officer post at the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB), effective January 1. LeGeyt takes the helm after a 12-year run by former Oregon Senator Gordon Smith, who has transitioned to an advisory and advocacy role with NAB. In addition, More

iHeartMedia/Atlanta Debuts the ''New El Patron 96.7''
WBZW-FM
WBZW-FM
iHeartMedia/Atlanta flips WBZW-FM to Regional Mexican as the new "El Patron 96.7," effective January 1. The addition of El Patron 96.7 adds a second Hispanic brand to the Atlanta market, joining the Spanish Contemporary Hits Z105.7. El Patron 96.7 will air an unique mix of Banda, Norteno and Rancheras. More

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Fusion Radio Acquires K275CU/Monterey CA for $75,000
Kozacko Media Services
Kozacko Media Services
Educational Media Foundation (EMF) has sold K275CU (102.9 mHz) licensed to Monterey, CA to Fusion Radio for $75,000. K275CU will be upgrading its coverage and moving to a new tower location. The FM metro signal will be rebroadcasting an HD channel into the market and plans a Smooth More

KKBE Becomes La Ley 93.7 -- La Que Manda En Roswell
KBIM-AM
KBIM-AM
After stunting with all Christmas music for the past month, KKBE-AM/Roswell flips to new calls KBIM-AM with translator K229BV to Regional Mexican as "93.7 FM La Ley." Station personalities include Roswell's own La Yaquesita (middays), El Bueno, La Fea y El Malo (mornings), Erazno y la Chokolata (afternoons), More

Independent Broadcasters Adds Four New Board Members
Independent Broadcasters Association
Independent Broadcasters Association
The Independent Broadcasters Association (IBA) has elected four new members its board of directors. These new members are Technicom & Sauk Valley Broadcasting Owner Tom Burns, Berkowitz Broadcast Consulting President Gary Berkowitz, WHGM-AM/FM Owner & General Manager Steve Clendenin and Radio More

WGN Extends Contract for Morning Man Bob Sirott
Bob Sirott
Bob Sirott
WGN Radio has extended their contract with morning drive host Bob Sirott. Beginning January 3, Bob Sirott will be heard weekdays from 6am to 10am. "We are delighted to announce that Chicago's Very Own Bob Sirott and his uniquely entertaining morning show will continue to be heard on Chicago's Very Own More

Baltimore Ravens on WBAL-AM/WIYY-FM Through 2026
The Baltimore Ravens have extended their current television and radio agreements with Hearst Television-owned WBAL-TV, WBAL NewsRadio 1090 AM/101.5 FM and 98 Rock (WIYY 97.9 and 97.9 HD2). The television and radio properties will continue as the official broadcast partners of the Baltimore Ravens through More

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