Europe's Bauer Media Audio has acquired iRadio, a youth music station that broadcasts to west, north, and central Ireland. iRadio joins Bauer's Irish roster of Today FM, Newstalk, 98FM, SPIN 1038, SPIN South West, and Cork’s Red FM.
Country Radio Seminar 2024 has unveiled the year's five central themes and the first round of panels. The announcement also included two new events: one focused on production, social media, and podcasting, and the other on inclusion within the Country genre.
Cumulus Media Indianapolis' 99.5 WZPL and the Smiley Morning Show obtained a significant sum for the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Ohio, Kentucky & Indiana. The station raised more than $1 million during its two-day Request-A-Thon event.
(By Mike McVay) Disney has made billions of memories - and dollars - marketing magic at their parks. This is why, when offered, I took advantage of the chance to attend the Disney Institute in Orlando. Here's what I learned.
(By John Shomby) It’s no secret that I am a fan of Jimmy Fallon’s excellent connection with his audience. None of this was exemplified better than the marketing and promotion around the release of Jimmy’s latest Christmas song.
(By Buzz Knight) The Science of Happiness, often referred to as positive psychology, can be a valuable tool for improving employee well-being and productivity. Want to get more from your people? Here are ten practical ways it can be applied:
Cumulus Media D.C.'s WMAL held its 21st annual Operation Fisher House Radiothon on November 30 and December 1. The event raised more than $413,000 to provide essential housing for families of military members and veterans receiving medical treatment.
The holiday boom continues bringing Q4 cash to radio, with Lowe's building the biggest national advertising week of the year. The home improvement giant ran a year-record 96,943 spots from November 27 to December 3, according to Media Monitors.
Audacy's continued struggles and extended grace periods on interest payments have led to a major financial shift The United States' largest bank has resigned its duties to cover the broadcaster's defaulted loans, should Audacy be unable to meet its looming deadlines.
If a genie gave radio's leaders three wishes for 2024, they'd likely be economic stabilization, lower inflation, and big election revenue. Fortunately, those are the three factors driving MAGNA's Global Ad Forecast for the upcoming year - but will audio reap those rewards?