An Important Message From Editor Ed Ryan

Are you trying to find success as a podcaster? Are you tired of “hype” and looking for real advice from real people who have done it? If investing a little of your time would result in bringing you the audience and the income you desire, would you do it?

Radio Ink’s 2021 MIW Legend

Delilah grew up in Reedsport, Oregon, and her first job was at the local AM station, KDUN, while she was still in high school. After traveling the country, working at different radio stations and building her audience, Delilah was syndicated at the age of 36.

Salem Targets Young Demo With New Venture

The Salem Media Group sales division, Salem Media Representatives, has formed the Salem Influencer Network. The venture is focused on connecting brands with the 18-34 generation with leading Christian social media influencers.

Nominations Open: Medallas de Cortez

The Medallas de Cortez awards are the most prestigious and highly coveted symbol of excellence in Hispanic radio. This is the twelfth year these exclusive radio awards will be presented at the Hispanic Radio Conference in Miami, September 22-23.

A Look At Post Pandemic Listening

Two Hispanic media veterans will be talking about working with advertisers looking beyond post-pandemic times. It will all be part of the Hispanic Radio Conference in Miami, September 22-23.

Podcasts on Vinyl? This Podcaster Says It’s A Thing

(By Ed Ryan) Phonation: A Chicago Podcast Compilation is a newly-launched crowdfunding project spearheaded by longtime podcaster and broadcaster James VanOsdol. Ten Chicago area podcasts will be pressed to vinyl which is being crowdfunded on Kickstarter.

Audacy Adds More BetQL Offerings

Audacy is adding two more sports betting programs to its line-up. The shows are part of the partnership with BetQL Network and its partnership with BetMGM.

Indeed Holds On To First

No change in the top two spots on the latest Media Monitors List. Indeed stayed at number one along with Progressive holding on to second.

17 More Sign on To Prevent Radio Tax

Fourteen additional members of the House and three Senators have added their support to the Local Radio Freedom Act which is a resolution opposing "any new performance fee, tax, royalty, or other charge" on radio stations. There are now 138 cosponsors in the House and 18 in the Senate.

NABLF Honor For P&G

The NAB Leadership Foundation will present the 2021 Corporate Leadership Award to Procter & Gamble. The award recognizes P&G’s corporate responsibility and commitment to create healthier, more equitable and more inclusive communities around the world.

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