The Week In Review: 2/10-2/14
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In this week’s Cover Story we head to Indianapolis to talk with Triple A WTTS PD Brad Holtz. In Programming To Win, Michele Tharp offers a few suggestions on types of exclusive access that radio can offer its listeners by taking them behind the scenes and closer to the action. Question of the Week asks: Who would be on your Mount Rushmore of artists for your format right now? Plus, Hot Shots and the FMQB History Page. [more]

CCM+E and American Heart Association Join for $1 Million Media Campaign
National PSA campaign educates the public on heart disease signs

CBS Corp. Reports Fourth Quarter & Full Year Fiscal Results
CBS Radio revenue fell four percent in the fourth quarter of 2013, due to a decline in political advertising.

Emmis Announces Acquisition of WBLS-FM & WLIB-AM/New York
$131 million accretive transaction will nearly double company’s station operating income.

Kassof Study: Vast Majority Don't Like Format Changes
New research shows how much listeners are attached to their favorite stations' formats.

Glassnote Inks Worldwide Distribution Deal With UMG

Nielsen Reports Increased Revenues Following Arbitron Acquisition

Clear Channel And Relativity Renew Partnership

Tony Bristol Named PD at Y107.9 in Savannah/Hilton Head

Chase Murphy Releases New Book “Pull The Trigger”

Orlando’s All New 101.9 AMP RADIO “Hits” The Airwaves
CBS Radio Orlando continues its CHR evolution of WJHM under PD Bobby Smith.

Entercom Reports Q4 and Full Year Revenue Results

Report: 65 Million Millennials Tune In To Radio Every Week

FCC Not Expected To Loosen Cross-Ownership Rules

Geoff Harris Named CFO Of Capitol Music Group

It's Official! "Jeff and Josh" Happy To Return Home To Q102/Philly

FMQB FYI... Links You Should Know About
Scott Shannon looks to the future

In Brief - February 14, 2014
Mara Melendez named PD at KKRW (93.7 The Beat)/Houston, Elise Rossi adds MD duties at WMFQ/Gainesville-Ocala

In Brief - February 13, 2014
Tosh Jackson named PD at KHHM/Sacramento

In Brief - February 12, 2014
Journal Communications up Jason Graham to SVP/Finance & Controller-CFO, Wind-up Records Announces Changes To Promotion Deptartment, Terry Gillingham named RVP/GM for Ohana Broadcast Company

In Brief - February 11, 2014
CBS Radio names Max Krasny VP, Sales & Strategic Alliances, Altitude Group

In Brief - February 10, 2014
Wilks-Columbus, OH Names Todd "Mongo" Bradley OM & PD at WLVQ, Entercom-Norfolk appoints Tim Meagher GSM

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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