CRS Unveils Three Panels For 2017 Show


The three panels are called: “Victory in the Hallways: Creating a Positive Work Culture,” “Embracing the Data to Predict Hits,” and “Coaching the Coaches: Top Talent Tell How to Motivate Them Best.” The Country Radio Seminar will be held Wednesday, Feb. 22 through Friday, Feb. 24 at the Omni Nashville in Nashville. Early bird registration rate ($529) ends Thursday. Save $70 by logging on to Here are more details on what those panels are about:

Victory in the Hallways: Creating a Positive Work Culture, scheduled for Feb. 23, 2017 from 2:30 p.m.-3:20 p.m., will spotlight market managers and leaders outside of radio. Together, they will offer tips and examples on how to create positive and impactful moments that lend a positive team spirit and good company culture. Confirmed panelists are Scott Bernard (Rite-Aid), Debbie Kenyon (CBS), and Sean Shannon (Cumulus).

Embracing the Data to Predict Hits, scheduled for Friday, Feb. 24 at 9:30 a.m.-10:20 a.m., will review platforms like Shazam, Sirius XM, and Spotify along with the information they provide, and how to determine if these songs are making an impact on an artist or their record. Confirmed panelists are Steve Blatter (Sirius XM), Jeff Green (Stone Door Media Lab), John Zarling (BMLG), and more to be announced.

Coaching the Coaches: Top Talent Tell How to Motivate them Best, scheduled for Feb. 24 at 2:00 p.m.-2:50 p.m., will feature talent discussing what motivates them best; real stories, from real talent, with real results. Confirmed panelists are Kirk Herbstreit (ESPN/ABC) and Robin Meade (HLN’s Morning Express with Robin Meade), with more to be added.


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