Why Some Execs Call This ‘The Most Exciting Time’ In Radio.

Depending on whom you ask, it’s either the most challenging—or most exciting—time to work in radio. There’s certainly no shortage of challenges, from a small army of streaming services vying to lure away audience, to an increasingly difficult advertising environment. Yet some radio managers believe there’s never been a more exciting time to be in […]
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Jim Day Named Exec. Producer for Bob and Marianne Morning Show.

Jim Day has been named executive producer for “Bob and Marianne in the Morning” on Cumulus Media AC “Warm 98” WRRM Cincinnati, OH. Day brings 25 years of on air and producing experience to his new role where he replaces Zach Stone. “Zach Stone set a high bar producing for Bob and Marianne, so finding […]
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Texas Station Signs Off, Sets To Switch Away From ESPN.

“105.5 ESPN Radio” KLHB (105.5) Corpus Christi has signed off and is in the process of changing formats. Local TV station KZTV says the station has not been airing its regular ESPN programming, which included “Mike & Mike,” “The Dan Lebatard Show with Stugotz” and the locally produced “The Half Time Report with Pudge.” As […]
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Chris Claus, Radio Leader With Deep Ties To Big Easy, Retires.

The head of Entercom’s New Orleans cluster is retiring from the industry following a decade of service as the company’s VP and Market Manager—not to mention 35 years in the radio business. Chris Claus will exit the company Aug. 31. The company says Claus has been “an exceptional contributor to the cluster, not only for […]
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Radio Groups Enjoy Second Day Of Wall Street Winnings.

For a second consecutive day, radio stocks are enjoying something of a rally on Wall Street. After jumping 2.4% on Monday, Beasley Broadcast Group rose another 2.3% Tuesday to close at $10.95. Cumulus Media, which has been in a serious stock slide and has fallen out of compliance with NASDAQ’s minimum listing threshold, improved 3.6% […]
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