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 Music’s 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
Bubba The Love Sponge Apologizes For Ratings Tampering
Cumulus Launches Classic Hip Hop 98.3 The Vibe
Jon Platt Named CEO At Warner/Chappell
CBS Radio Names Sam Rogers VP, National Sales & Corporate Partnerships
In Brief - October 6, 2015
October 5, 2015
Beasley Media Group Announces Actions Against Todd Clem AKA, ‘Bubba The Love Sponge’
iHeartMedia Presents "iHeartRadio Jingle Ball 2015 Concert Tour"
Steve Mills Named iHeartMedia’s Chief Information Officer
Puff Daddy Brings Bad Boy To Epic Records
Charlamagne Tha God Renews With iHeartMedia
In Brief - October 5, 2015
October 2, 2015
2015 NAB Marconi Radio Award Winners Announced
In Brief - October 2, 2015
October 1, 2015
Cumulus Announces Programming Moves In Indianapolis & Atlanta
iHeartMedia Savannah Names Jonathan "JR" Reed Program Director At WAEV
Concord Bicycle Music Announces Major Strategic Investment In Razor & Tie Enterprises LLC
Nielsen & Westwood One Renew Relationship
September 30, 2015
Sean Atkins Named President Of MTV
The T.J. Martell Foundation Annouces The Clive Davis Research Fellowship Award
Cox Media Atlanta Names Tripp West Music Director/Midday Host On B98.5
In Brief - September 30, 2015
September 29, 2015
Cumulus Media Appoints Mary G. Berner CEO
iHeartRadio Music Festival Makes Billions Of Impressions On Social Media
Cox Media Group Jacksonville Launches New Easy 106.5
HD Radio Technology Expands Automotive Offerings
Music News
Selena Gomez Maps Out Revival Tour
Quick Hits: Kendrick Lamar, Brian Fallon, Ten Commandos, The Cure, Lollapalooza South America, JoJo, Courtney Barnett
Fetty Wap Debuts Atop Billboard 200 Chart
Quick Hits: Miley Cyrus & Flaming Lips, Will Smith, Maynard James Keenan, Ben Folds
Deluxe Edition of Sam Smith's In The Lonely Hour Announced
Quick Hits: Selena Gomez, Miley Cyrus, Megadeth, Beastie Boys
Quick Hits: Fifth Harmony, Train's Pat Monahan, Seal, Roger Waters
Beyoncé, Jay Z & Prince Headlining Massive TIDAL X Charity Concert
Quick Hits: The Who, Ed Sheeran, Bleachers, American Music Awards, Katy Perry / Sting, Austin City Limits
Quick Hits: Nicki Minaj, Lady Gaga, Kendrick Lamar
Seven New Albums Debut In Billboard 200's Top Ten
Quick Hits: Kelly Clarkson, Fetty Wap, Corey Taylor
CeeLo to Drop Heart Blanche in November
The Week In Review: 9/21-9/25
Quick Hits: Pearl Jam, Muse, OMI, Collective Soul

Mark Adams
San Francisco

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