5 More Pirates Nailed – Including One Pastor

The assault on Pirate Radio operators continues at The FCC. Five more warnings were issued by The Enforcement Bureau this month, including 3 in Miami, one in Brooklyn and a Pastor in Baton Rouge. Here are the details.

Your Headlines Return on Tuesday

The entire editorial staff here at Radio Ink has been given Memorial Day Monday off, by their slave-driving Editor-in-Chief, so they can enjoy a nice holiday at the Beach. Your Radio Ink headlines will return bright and early at 4 a.m. Tuesday. Happy Memorial Day to all of our readers and subscribers.

Want To Be A Strong Leader In The Radio Business?

If you want to be a great leader, you know that, in addition to what you learn on the job and from your employer, you have to educate yourself. We’ve assembled a strong list of radio’s best leaders to help you reach your goal. We asked these great radio leaders to tell us — and you — what three books are must-reads to become a strong leader.

Exactly What Makes Local Radio Great!

(By Chris Hoke) It’s about 7:15 on a typical weekday when WSIC morning host Harold Johnson delves into his new “Fifties Trivia” segment. His sidekick, who’s also the station’s GM, asks the 76-year-old host what fish became popular to eat live in the 1950s. Here is live and local radio at its finest.

Entercom Promotes Nine

COO Weezie Kramer said the promotions were a strategic move to position the company for long-term success. The senior management promotions are in digital, programming, events, sales, ad sales marketing, legal, and traffic. Here are the nine people who now have new titles and more responsibilities...

It Was A Spectacular Gracies Gala

The Alliance for Women in Media Foundation handed out the 43rd Annual Gracie Awards in L.A. this week. Pictured here are Heather Cohen, EVP, The Weiss Agency; Christine Travaglini, President, Katz Radio Group; and Becky Brooks, Executive Director, Alliance for Women in Media. Check out more photos sent in to Radio Ink from our radio friends at the Radio Ink Facebook page..

Beasley Employees Caring For Their Community

Beasley Media’s Fayetteville employees recently spent time away from the office to volunteer during a Beasley Best Day of Caring event in conjunction with the Fayetteville Area Habitat for Humanity’s B Street Revitalization Project.

Tell Us Your Advertiser Success Story

In 2018, RadioInk.com has been publishing advertiser success stories every Monday morning. We've found great local advertisers that are using radio to drive customers to their stores and dollars to their cash registers. We want to publicize your greatest advertiser success story of the year. 

College Baseball Championship In “The Triangle” All Covered

Sports Radio 99.9 The Fan and partnering station 620 The Ticket will broadcast live play-by-play for all games that include NC State, Duke, and UNC in this year’s ACC Baseball Championship, beginning Thursday (May 24) through Sunday from the Durham Bulls Athletic Park in Durham, NC.

Meet One Of Radio’s Most Influential Women

On June 16, Radio Ink will release the 2018 Most Influential Women in Radio list. We've been publishing the MIW list for over 20 years now. Over the next several weeks we'll be previewing that issue with extended interviews with many of the broadcasters who've made the list. And, of course, Broadcast Education Association Executive Director Heather Birks is on our list. 

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