The Week In Review: 8/18-8/22
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Jeff Sottolano is a CBS Radio lifer, having worked for the company since breaking into the radio biz as an intern in 2001. After rising to PD at WZNE/Rochester and WYSP/Philadelphia, Sottolano made the leap to become Director of Programming for the entire company. In this week's eQB Cover Story, he discusses life on the corporate side of radio, the highlights of his first months on the job and more. In Programming To Win, Mike Stern applies some lessons from investor Warren Buffett to the radio industry. Question of the Week asks: What are your personal and industry pet peeves? Plus, Hot Shots and the FMQB History page. [more]

Chris Edge Adds PD Duties At WDCG/Raleigh
PD Zac Davis transitioning to new yet-to-be announced post within CCM+E

NuVoodoo Ratings Prospect Study Reveals Broadcast Radio Beats Pandora For Music Satisfaction

Cox Media Group Tampa Names Dan Mason OM For HOT 101.5, 97X, 102.5 The Bone
Mason will also serve as Director of Branding and Programming for WPOI (HOT 101.5).

Greg Ausham Named PD At WNNX/Atlanta
Appointment of the 30-year programming professional is effective immediately.

Republic Records Promotes David "Davey Dee" Ingenloff to VP/Rhythm Crossover Promotion
Ingenloff will spearhead, execute crossover initiatives at rhythm radio, introducing and breaking pop and urban singles at the format in the process.


SoundExchange Q2 Digital Radio Report Highlights Digital Radio Transformation

CBS Radio Adds To Sports Programming Leadership Team

iHeartRadio Survey: Carrie Underwood Musicís Best Female Role Model

Logan Named PD/Morning Host At WNCV/Fort Walton Beach

Jay Towers Promoted To Anchor Of Fox 2 Morning News in Detroit

Emmis Communications, Beasley Broadcast Group Deploy Jelli Radio Ad Platform In Major Markets

Cumulus Taps Dan Mandis As PD Of WWTN/Nashville

NAB President/CEO Gordon Smith To Keynote The Conclave

Westwood One Names George King VP/Programming, Network Formats

Cox Media Group Miami Launches The DJ Laz Morning Show on WFLC

Vince Szydlowski Named SVP, Label Sales For Capitol Music Group


In Brief - August 22, 2014
Legendary Philly DJ Don Cannon Passes

In Brief - August 21, 2014

In Brief - August 20, 2014

In Brief - August 19, 2014

In Brief - August 18, 2014

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 & PRPDís 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
"Crash" Into Against Me!
Quick Hits: Radiohead, Frank Ocean, A$AP Ferg
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
Green Day Announce 2017 North American Tour

Jon Zellner
EVP/Programming Operations

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