PILOT Offering More Scholarships

National Association of Broadcasters innovation initiative PILOT, is continuing its Media Technology and Innovation Scholarships program. Up to four more $2,500 scholarships will be offered in 2021.

Congratulations To Our Radio Wayne Winners

The 2020 Radio Ink Radio Wayne awards, sponsored by Nielsen, were handed out on Facebook Live Tuesday morning. It was the 28th year we've recognized radio's best in sales and management. Here are the 2020 winners...

Where is Washington Headed?

How America votes in the presidential election will reshape the FCC no matter what happens. If President Trump wins, the exit of a big radio deregulation proponent is all but certain. If Joe Biden wins, FCC Chairman Ajit Pai will likely be succeeded by one of two Democratic Commissioners.

Where is America Headed?

A nationwide coalition of Christian radio networks will join forces Saturday to present a two-hour special program titled WHERE IS AMERICA HEADED? Finding Faith in a Time of Fear from 8:30PM-10:30PM Eastern time.

Report: Revenue Will Not Return to Pre-Pandemic Level

eMarketer is out with a new projection for radio revenue. Back in March eMarketer first predicted a revenue decline for radio in 2020 of 1%. As a result of the pandemic that prediction is now 25%.

Skyview Picks up The AP

The Associated Press and Skyview Networks have announced a multi-year agreement for network audio sales of AP’s advertising inventory. Beginning January 1, 2021, Skyview Networks will exclusively represent AP’s 15-second advertising units.

Entercom Fires Host Over Tweet

Another radio host has lost his job after making a bad social media decision. Entercom Chicago Market Manager Rachel Williamson confirmed that sports talker Dan McNeil is no longer an employee at The Score.

Mercury Finalists Announced

94 radio spots made it to the finals of the 2020 Radio Mercury Awards this year. The winners will be announced during a virtual event October 6.

LRN Partners For Branding/Imaging

Local Radio Networks has partnered with Broadcast My Brand to bring branding and imaging to their 24/7 music formats. The agreement pairs LRN users with creative services to emphasis each station's unique, local story.

SiriusXM CEO Set to Retire

Jim Meyer has announced his plan to retire as CEO of SiriusXM on December 31. Jennifer Witz, President, Sales, Marketing and Operations, will become the new Chief Executive Officer.

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