The Week In Review: 11/26 - 11/30

This week’s eQB Cover Story features Ruth Presslaff, President of Presslaff Interactive Revenue, discussing the growth of business opportunities in multiple media platforms. In Programming To Win, Fred Jacobs looks at Jacobs Media's Techsurvey pyramid.. Question of the Week asks: What's your all-time favorite holiday song? Plus, Hot Shots and the FMQB History Page. [more]

Steve Barnett Named Chairman/CEO Of Capitol Music Group
The UMG era at EMI begins with Steve Barnett named Chairman/CEO of Capitol.  [more]

Joe Riccitelli Promoted To EVP/GM Of RCA Records
Industry vet Riccitelli is upped to EVP and GM of RCA Records.   [more]

Republic Records Promotes David Nathan To SVP Of Radio & Video Promotion    [more]

House Hearing On Internet Radio Turns To Performance Royalty Instead   [more]

House Subcommittee Holds Hearing On Internet Radio Royalties    [more]

Cadillac Jack To Exit Clear Channel At Year's End    [more]

JB Wilde Named PD For WKSS & WCKI/Hartford-New Haven
Radio vet JB Wilde to program Clear Channel CHRs KISS 95.7 and KC101.   [more]

BIA/Kelsey: U.S. Social Media Ad Revenue To Reach $9.2 Billion In 2016    [more]

NAB President/CEO Smith Talks FM Chips, Ownership Rules
Gordon Smith discussed multiple issues facing the NAB on the Jim Bohannon Radio Show.   [more]

Salaam Remi Named EVP Of A&R and Production For Sony Music
Veteran producer and songwriter named EVP of A&R and Production at Sony Music Entertainment.   [more]

Billboard Names Greenwald, Dastur, Romano Among 2012 Women In Music Power Players   [more]

Canton Radio Raises $17,000 For Sandy Victims    [more]

Clear Channel Teams With Special Olympics, Launches iHeartRadio Christmas Channel   [more]

Study: Online Radio Not a Competitor For AM/FM Radio    [more]

In Brief - November 26, 2012
PD Dave Hunter and morning team exit CIMX (89X), House subcommittee sets radio royalty hearing for this Wednesday, CBS Sports Radio announces national morning show hosts   [more]

In Brief - November 27, 2012
Riley Couture joins 107.5 The River/Nashville, Upgraded Ford Sync software includes improved voice controls for radio  [more]

In Brief - November 28, 2012
Hollywood Records SVP of Promotion Justin Fontaine exits, Laura Ingraham splits with Talk Radio Network, VEVO reveals it has paid out $200 million in royalty revenue   [more]

In Brief - November 29, 2012
Triton Digital teams up with Xbox Music service, Total Traffic Network re-aligns its sales division, four bidders reportedly left in running for EMI Rosetta publishing catalog    [more]

In Brief - November 30, 2012
Chris Daly named VP of Sales for CCM+E-Dallas [more]

FMQB FYI... Links You Should Know About    [more]

Breaking News
CBS Radio Signs Michael Martin To Multi-Year Contract Renewal
SportsRadio 94WIP/Philly Adds Joe Decamra & Jon Ritchie To Middays
October 19, 2016
Frankie C Extends Agreement With KZHT/Salt Lake City
Voncile Anderson Named Beasley Director/NTR Sales In Tampa Bay
In Brief - October 19, 2016
October 18, 2016
Rob Stringer Promoted To CEO Of Sony Music Entertainment
iHeartMedia St. Louis Announces The Debut Of The New Alt 104.9
Entercom Agrees To Acquire Four Radio Stations In Charlotte From Beasley Broadcast Group
Ebro Returns To Portland
Townsquare Media Names John Roberts OM For Tyler-Longview, Texas
Jacobs Media & PRPD’s 8th Annual Public Radio Tech Survey Released
In Brief - October 18, 2016
October 17, 2016
WFLZ/Tampa Names Kruz Program Director
Republic Records Promotes Wendy Goldstein To Executive Vice President
Alpha Media Mankato Names Bob Rose Market Manager
Corey B. Joins WBBM-FM (B96)/Chicago As New Night Host
October 14, 2016
Race Taylor Re-Ups With WPLJ/New York
Andrew Berger Named Imaging Director For KPWR/Los Angeles
October 13, 2016
iHeartMedia Chicago Names New Night Show Hosts
Emmis Announces Agreement to Sell Texas Monthly
Alpha Media Supports Hurricane Matthew Recovery Relief
KFM-BFM Adds Robin Roth To Roster
October 12, 2016
iHeartMedia Connecticut Names Jagger PD of WKSS & WKCI
Emmis Reaches Agreement To Sell Terre Haute Radio Stations
Music News
Kings of Leon Earn First #1 Album
Quick Hits: Radiohead, Frank Ocean, A$AP Ferg
"Crash" Into Against Me!
Maroon 5 Closes The Top 40 and Hot AC Radio Panels Upon Impact
Jordan Fisher Will Make His Broadway Debut In Hamilton On November 22
Quick Hits: Kanye West, Eminem, Bruno Mars, Gwen Stefani
Pearl Jam, 2Pac & Depeche Mode Lead 2017 Rock Hall Nominees
Green Day Tops Billboard 200 For Their Third Time
Quick Hits: Liam Payne, Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame, Mother Love Bone
Quick Hits: Kings Of Leon, Elton John, Roger Waters
Maroon 5 Debuts New Single Featuring Kendrick Lamar
Louise Goffin To Perform Surprise Concert
Quick Hits: Drake, Depeche Mode
Drake Earns Record-Setting 13 American Music Award Nominations
Solange's A Seat at the Table Is Her First #1 Album

Jon Zellner
EVP/Programming Operations

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