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   

Breaking News
John Garabedian Leaving Open House Party
The 4th Annual CBS RADIO “We Can Survive” Concert
Brooke & Jubal Joins WSHE/Chicago For Mornings
KWEE/Portland Adds Tino Cochino To Nights
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CBS Radio Names Brian McHale SVP/Information Technology
Nielsen Announces Launch of National Television Out-Of-Home Measurement Service
The Atlantic Records New York Team Celebrates Charli XCX
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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
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Race Taylor Re-Ups With WPLJ/New York
Music News
Prince’s Paisley Park Approved to Open Permanently for Public Tours
Quick Hits: Jason Derulo, Alessia Cara, Hailee Steinfeld, Lady Gaga, Tove Lo
Kings of Leon Earn First #1 Album
Quick Hits: The Chainsmokers, Drake, Prince, Sting, Charlie Puth, The Decemberists, Dead or Alive
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

Jon Zellner
EVP/Programming Operations

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