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The Radio Advertising Bureau (RAB) reported Friday that the radio industry continues to build its digital profile as Digital revenue in Q3 showed growth of 11% over last year. In addition, despite a flat national ad market across media, total radio ad revenues showed signs of rebounding More

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Jaysson Reno Named VP/Sales for KGO and KSFO
Cumulus announces that Jaysson Reno has been appointed Vice President, Sales for San Francisco's legendary stations KGO-AM and KSFO-AM. Reno has 10 years experience in the San Francisco radio, digital and event space, and has led sales for Cumulus More

FCC to Modernize Contest Rule for Online Access
The FCC issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking that would update its broadcast contest rule to reflect how consumers obtain information in the 21st Century. Today, the contest rule requires broadcasters to disclose important contest information More

Westwood One Announces the End of ''Rockline''
Bob Coburn announced through Westwood One that he is ending syndication of the long-running radio show "Rockline" after 33 1/2 years. "Rockline" offered fans the opportunity to engage with their favorite rock and roll stars live on the air. More

Report: Hosts Learn On-Air of Demise from Twitter
Ben Finfer of WGWG-FM (87.7 The Game)/Chicago's "Quigs & Finfer" show learned in the middle of their program on Thursday that Tribune Media would end its Sports format, reports the Chicago Sun-Times. They received the news, not from management, but from Chicago media reporter Robert Feder, who tweeted the story during their More

Fiat to Offer HD Radio Receivers in 2016 500X
iBiquity Digital, the developer of HD Radio, has announced that Fiat will introduce HD Radio receivers in the upcoming 500X model. With this announcement from Fiat during the LA Auto Show, all Chrysler Group brands will now offer HD Radio to their drivers. Dodge, Jeep, Chrysler and Ram brands all already have vehicles with HD Radio More

iHeartRadio Goes Live on YO App Index Service
iHeartRadio went live Friday on the YO App Index and is the first streaming music platform to hit the simple messaging service. This is yet another way for iHeartRadio to entertain and engage fans of music and radio. With the integration, iHeartRadio will have multiple Yo notifications available covering the music genres Pop, Country, More

Greater Media Stations Recognized by Norbella
Greater Media/Boston was recently recognized when agency partner, Norbella Media was named among the winners of the Ad Club Boston's 2014 Maven Awards. The annual event took place last Monday at the State Room in Boston. Norbella Media took top honors in "Best Use of Radio" category for its work on the Bertucci Share the Love campaign. More

KOSI 101 Decks The Halls with Christmas Music
KOSI-FM/Denver gets into the holiday spirit for the 12th straight year with Continuous Christmas Music now through Christmas Day. KOSI will also offer Winning Weekends and Christmas Wishes along with Christmas Music commercial free from 3pm Christmas Eve through Christmas Day. Additionally, on the station's website, listeners More

Hubbard Radio Announces 2060 Digital Division
Hubbard Radio has announced that Cincinnati radio veteran James Bryant will lead the formation of a new in-house digital company called 2060 Digital, LLC. A digital media services company built by Hubbard Interactive in Cincinnati, 2060 Digital will begin serving Hubbard Radio in seven markets, including Chicago, Washington DC, More

Hubbard/Cincinnati Ups Fredrick to VP/Market Mgr.
Hubbard Radio names Mike Fredrick as VP/Market Manager for the company's cluster in Cincinnati, including WUBE-FM (B105.1), WKRQ-FM (Q102), WYGY-FM (97.3 The Wolf) and WREW-FM (The New 94.9). He replaces James Bryant. Fredrick is a 30-year veteran of Cincinnati broadcasting and most recently served as VP/General Manager and Director of More

Cumulus Ups Jeff Davis to Nat. Dir./Stratus Music
Cumulus announces that 26-year radio veteran Jeff Davis has been promoted to the newly created position of National Director of Stratus Music Scheduling. Davis has been with Cumulus for over eight years as Program Director of heritage Hot AC/CHR hybrid WQSM in Fayetteville, NC. Jeff has also been Music Director for Cumulus' Hot AC More

Cumulus, WO Partner to Offer Backstage at the AMAs
Cumulus and Westwood One provide audio coverage from the Westwood One Backstage at the AMAs Radio Row on Friday, November 21 and Saturday, November 22, leading up to the 2014 American Music Awards. The event is being held on Sunday, November 23 at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live in Los Angeles and broadcast live at 8pm ET/PT on ABC. The 2014 More

Cumulus Names Brian Egan ''NASH Nights Live'' EP
Cumulus appoints Brian Egan as Executive Producer for the syndicated Country show "NASH Nights Live," effective immediately. Egan moves to Nashville from Charleston, WV, where he was Program Director and morning personality for Country WKWS-FM (96.1 The Wolf). He's also served as co-host of the CMA Award-winning morning program, Ben More

Sunny 99.1 Brings Back Christmas Music to Houston
Sunny 99.1 announced today it will flip to non-stop Christmas music, an annual tradition, starting tomorrow, Friday, November 21, 2014. To get in the holiday spirit, Sunny 99.1 will play nothing but familiar holiday favorites through Christmas. This will be the 15th holiday season Sunny has launched the all-Christmas music format. More

Veteran Media Broker Joins Media Services Group
Media brokerage firm Media Services Group has adds another long time broadcaster and broker, Sunbelt Media's Bill Cate. MSG Managing Director George Reed said, "We are extremely pleased to add Cate to our roster of media specialists. He brings with him a background of station ownership, as well as 36 years of media brokerage. Bill is the More

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J.R. Jaus Takes Afternoons at WWKA-FM/Orlando
Cox Media Group (CMG) Orlando has named J.R. Jaus the new afternoon drive host for WWKA-FM K92.3. J.R. will be on-air every weekday from 2 -7 p.m. starting Dec. 4. Current afternoon host Drew Bland will transition to mid-days, and Jason Gellhause will move to nights. "J.R.'s passion for creating compelling radio
KGMZ/San Francisco Announces New Morning Show
Sports KGMZ-FM (95.7 The Game)/San Francisco announces a new morning show, "Flight 957" with Chad Doing, Joe Fortenbaugh and former All-Pro NFL Fullback Lorenzo Neal. The show debuts on Monday, December 8 from 6-10am. Doing is a sports radio vet, most recently he worked at KXTG-FM/Portland, OH, and was previously the host of

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Key Market Radio's Country WOGI-FM (Froggy 104.3) Pittsburgh brings in Erika Hink (aka Aligator) for mornings with current co-host Michael Ovadia (aka Frogman) for "Frogman and the Green Team." She joins WOGI from Forever Broadcasting's Country WFGI-FM/New Castle, PA, where she aired in afternoons. Frogman joined the station last July from WSOX-FM (Oldies 96.1)/York, PA, where he served as Assistant PD and morning host for 12 years before his departure in 2010.

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