In Brief - August 27, 2014
August 27, 2014

Impact Radio Group KWYD (Wild 101)/Boise adds Mike Adam to middays. Adam most recently of Clear Channel's WIOQ/Philadelphia will begin voice tracking middays on September 2nd. "Mike and I worked together at Clear Channel's WWVA/Atlanta while he tracked mornings and I served as APD/PM Drive." KWYD PD Kevin Cruise tells FMQB. "Mike's passion, knowledge, and skills in the format make him a formidable talent. We are extremely lucky and happy to bring Mike on board via the magic of voice tracking. He is a seasoned talent with an uncanny ability to understand digital, social, and speak to the audience."
     Adam added, "I've known Kevin Cruise for quite a while now. He's not only a great programmer, but a great guy, so naturally I jumped at the opportunity to work for him again. Wild is a dominant force in the market, and I'm excited to be a part of it."
     Cruise also tells us about the sad departure of APD/AM Drive host Tony Tecate who is heading to Hawaii. "Tony has been a great asset to Wild, and I have enjoyed every day we worked together. We have begun our search for the next AM Drive talent at Wild. We are looking for someone who will engage the community and listeners, work well with clients, be entertaining on the air, and understand the music is the star! The person who fills this position will understand that we are market 100, but act like market 10! The position may come with programming responsibilities, or eventually lead to programming responsibilities."
     If you believe you're the person that can bring PPM style breaks to a music intensive morning shift then apply today jobs@impactradiogroup.com.

Nathan Graham joins CHR WXSS/Milwaukee and will anchor the 7 p.m.-midnight shift. Graham arrives from nights at CHR KPSW/Springfield.

iStreamMedia who launched their iStreamRadio internet radio directory and event guide in June of this year has chosen Radionomy as it's official streaming and music licensing partner as it continues to grow it's recently launched iStreamMusic brand offering listeners around the World digital music channels in a wide variety of genres via multiple web and mobile platforms. The partnership also will expand and allow for the future launches of iStreamMedia's recently acquired ErrorFM.com and soon to-be publicly announced PoweredFM.com brands.

Meredith Local Media Group President Paul Karpowicz has been named a trustee of NABPAC, the political action committee of the National Association of Broadcasters, it was announced today. Karpowicz is the immediate past NAB Joint Board Chairman. He was appointed to his role with Meredith in February 2005, where he is responsible for the direction of Meredith's 12 local TV stations. Karpowicz currently sits on NAB's Executive Committee and serves on the BMI Board. He is a former chairman of the CBS Affiliates Board and the Television Bureau of Advertising Board.




 
Breaking News
Study: Just Over Half Of At Work Listening Goes To Radio
iHeartMedia Names Blaine Jackson PD At WLUB/Augusta
CMG Atlanta Radio Names Jaleigh Long Director of Sales
In Brief - February 21, 2017
February 20, 2017
Study: Radio Dominates In Connected Cars
February 17, 2017
Study: Women to Radio: I Love You, But….
iHeartMedia Fort Myers Adds New Nighttime On-Air Hosts Lulu & Lala On Y100.1
Entercom Los Angeles Extends KSWD's "Uncle Joe'Benson
February 16, 2017
Study: Who Do Women Love Most – Radio or Pandora?
Prince Streaming Activity Explodes
Kathy Romano To Bring "Her Story" To WBEN/Phiadelphia
February 15, 2017
CBS Corp Revenue Up in 2016, Radio Now "Discontinued Operations"
Z90 "EPIC 48 2.0" Wraps, Includes Meeting Lady Gaga At The Big Game
MIW Radio Group: 2016 Gender Analysis
February 14, 2017
BuzzAngle Music: 2017 GRAMMYs Impact
Universal Music Publishing Group Appoints Walter Jones VP/Creative
The Conclave To Honor John Gehron With Rockwell Award
Report: Millennials Don't Hate Radio
Bob Garrett Memorial Fund
February 13, 2017
Adele Dominates 59th Annual Grammy Awards
Todd "Carson" Zarnitz Named PM Drive Host for KKRZ/Portland & KPWK/Seattle
UMG Relaunches Polygram Entertainment
WRVW/Nashville To Present “Live. Life. Love: A Concert for Suicide Prevention”
CMG Miami Names Michael Baisden Afternoon Drive Host At WHQT
Music News
Fifty Shades Darker Soundtrack Debuts Atop Billboard 200
James Brown's Drummer Clyde Stubblefield Dies
Quick Hits: Katy Perry, Ottawa Bluesfest Lineup
Quick Hits: The Roots Picnic, Ringo Starr & Paul McCartney, Lana Del Rey
Republic Records, ZXL Music & The Grimmie Family To Release New Christine Grimmie Music
Linkin Park Announce New Album, Release Single "Heavy"
Migos Joins With Motown & Capitol Records
Quick Hits: Beyonce, Adele, Metallica, Michael Jackson, OneRepublic
Katy Perry, Ed Sheeran, The Chainsmokers, Shawn Mendes, Noah Cyrus, Bruno Mars Set To Perform At The 2017 iHeartRadio Music Awards
Future Announces New Album Out Friday
Quick Hits: Pitbull, Lorde, G-Eazy, Camila Cabello
Quick Hits: Katy Perry, The Chainsmokers, Chance The Rapper
Prince's Early Catalog Comes to Streaming Services
Metallica Announces WorldWired Tour
Quick Hits: DJ Khaled / Beyoncé / Jay Z, Al Jarreau, WayHome Festival
FMQB NOW

Question Of
The Week

Advertisement:
Search FMQB.com
Advertisements:
FMQB Member Login
Email:
Pass:

Save
Not a member yet?
Sign up Now!
Sign Up for Breaking News!
Enter FMQB E-Tracking!