In Brief - July 29, 2014
July 29, 2014

CCM+E Chicago names Joel Kelly General Sales Manager for CHR WKSC and AC WLIT. Kelly comes to CCM+E Chicago from CBS Radio Chicago, where he most recently served as Local Sales Manager of Newsradio WBBM. Prior to his time at CBS Radio, he spent nearly seven years as an Account Executive at CCM+E San Diego.

Hot AC WRMF/West Palm Beach adds the KVJ Morning Show (Kevin Rolston, Virginia Sinicki, Jason Pennington) effective today, while at sister AC WEAT Jennifer Ross returns to mornings along with her co-hosts Deena Lang and Bill Adams. Current WEAT morning host and WRMF afternoon drive personality Tracy St. George continues her nearly 10 year history as afternoon drive personality on WRMF.

Cumulus announces that it has awarded its highly coveted President’s Cup to Cumulus’ eight-station group in Youngstown, OH, in recognition for the stations’ achieving best overall performance for the second quarter of 2014 across all 90 Cumulus radio markets. Each quarter, the highest-performing Cumulus market is honored with the traveling President’s Cup trophy, along with a cash prize of $10,000 that is distributed across the stations’ staff.

Media entrepreneurs John Tesh, Connie Sellecca and Gib Gerard announced today they’ve signed 130 stations to officially launch Intelligence for Your Life TV on September 15, 2014. The syndicated, daily program hosted by Tesh, Sellecca and millennial expert Gerard will provide “shareable intel that can improve every part of your life.” The new broadcast venture will serve as the televised extension of Tesh’s Intelligence for Your Life and Sellecca’s Intelligence for Your Health, the highly popular nationally-syndicated radio programs. Find out more at: and   

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Manny Simon
VP/Adult Formats,
Republic Records

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