Jim Leven and Bruce Mittman are purchasing four more stations in Florida. Apex Broadcasting, which also owns clusters in Hilton Head and Charleston, is selling its four stations in the Destin/Ft. Walton Beach market to Community Broadcasters. The four Florida stations in this deal are: WECQ 92.1 FM in Destin, WHWY 98.1 in Holt, WWAV 102.1 FM in Santa Rosa, and WZLB 103.1 Valparaiso. The price was not announced.
Community Broadcasters in partnership with Northwood Ventures, currently owns and operates 16 signals in upstate New York as well as 16 radio stations, seven translators and three TV construction permits located in South Carolina. The purchase from Apex brings Community Broadcasters’ total holdings to 46 signals.
Apex Broadcasting was represented in the transaction by MVP Capital, LLC and Kalil & Co.