In Brief - July 9, 2014
July 9, 2014

Market leading CHR KDND/Sacramento is searching for a night show entertainer. If you have the talent and ability to put on a PPM friendly show, connect with listeners, and interact and engage both on air and off air, we want to hear from you. The ideal candidate must be social media savvy and love getting out and meeting people. Production and imaging skills are a plus. There is no minimum experience required. The requirement is that you do great radio consistently. This is a terrific opportunity to live and work in a beautiful warm climate city for one of America’s top performing radio stations. Please send your resume and mp3 samples of your work to: Entercom California LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

CCM+E names Mike Scott Regional Market Manager, effective immediately. He will oversee the Mobile/Pensacola, New Orleans, Baton Rouge, Biloxi and Laurel/Hattiesburg markets. Scott is promoted from within CCM+E, where he has served as Director of Sales in West Palm Beach since 2011. He has been with the company for more than 12 years serving in a variety of sales management positions in the New Orleans, Las Vegas and Dallas markets.

Milwaukee Radio Alliance LLC ups Michelle Rutkowski to PD of Modern Rock WLUM (FM 102/1) effective immediately. Rutkowski has been with FM 102/1 for eight years since its inception in 2006, the last three as MD. She will continue to host middays on FM 102/1 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. weekdays.

The National Association of Broadcasters announced today that Robert Weller, the Federal Communications Commission's Chief of Technical Analysis, will join NAB as Vice President, Spectrum Policy on July 28, 2014. He will report to Rick Kaplan, Executive Vice President of Strategic Planning.

Renman Music & Business will livestream a new episode of its Renman Live webcast series on today (7/9) at 10:00 a.m. PDT / 1:00 p.m. EDT.  This upcoming episode of Renman Live will feature an exclusive interview with Harvest Records GM, Jacqueline Saturn. While holding positions at Savage Records, Epic Records and Harvest Records over the past 20-plus years, Saturn has had an integral part in breaking acts like Cher Lloyd, Karmin, Rage Against The Machine, Sara Bareilles, Pearl Jam, Incubus, The Fray, Oasis, The Script, Fiona Apple, Modest Mouse, Franz Ferdinand and many more. Tune in at: to stream the conversation live.

Vevo on Android is now available on Google Play via a new app that is fresh all the way to its core. The new app allows HD videos to load even faster and the UI is super-sleek. A new navigation menu makes navigating the app even easier. A completely new Home screen features Vevo's real-time feed. The feed is constantly updated with the hottest new music video premieres, original Vevo shows, recommended playlists and news about all your favorite artists. You can visit Google Play and download Vevo on Android today. For Vevo's Amazon Appstore for Android users, this new app will be available as a free update in the Amazon app store very soon.

Envision Networks Full Metal Jackie Radio welcomes Townsquare Media’s KRNA-FM/Cedar Rapids, IA as its newest affiliate. KRNA will air Full Metal Jackie every Saturday night at 10 p.m.

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Manny Simon
VP/Adult Formats,
Republic Records

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