What A Character

(By Randy Lane) Remarkable characters are central to the success of every great radio show, podcast, and television show. Content-based shows typically achieve success quicker, yet they tend to decline in the long run due to the lack of human connection with listeners.

Caroline Beasley In The Radio Ink Clubhouse

On Friday Beasley Media CEO Caroline Beasley joined Radio Ink Editor Ed Ryan in the Radio Ink Clubhouse room. They discussed how COVID affected the company, esports, sports betting, podcasting and the CEO's outlook for the future of radio.. Listen on iHeart, Apple or Spotify.

The Ultimate Cold Shoulder

(By Buzz Knight) The ultimate “cold shoulder” of business is the act of ghosting. As the proper rules of business etiquette are under attack this tactic has unfortunately crept into the business world and has become a standard operating procedure that many sadly practice.

Audacy Mocks It Up

Audacy has launched “Ultimate Mock Draft 2021,” a six-episode series leading up to the NFL Draft in partnership with the Locked On Podcast Network. The series will be released in 45-minute episodes, weekdays from April 19 to April 26 on the Audacy app and website.

Bold Gold Breaks Record

With a 2021 goal of $60,000, Bold Gold Media's 43rd Annual WSUL-FM virtual Heart-A-Thon raised over $95,000 thanks to hundreds of local organizations, businesses and individuals throughout the Sullivan Catskills in New York.

Restaurant Category Sales Strategies

Radio Works for Restaurants is the new Business Accelerated presentation from the RAB. The live video presentation is set for April 21.

Gators Join WJXL

The University of Florida has a new radio home, 1010XL/92.5 FM. The four-year agreement will make the station the home for all Gators football and men’s basketball games, as well as conference and other selected baseball games, plus all Gators talk shows.

CBS Radio Looks At Climate Change

Jeff Berardelli will lead a five-part radio series on climate change. The reports will be featured all week in CBS News Radio’s top of the hour broadcasts, on World News Roundup and on Weekend Roundup. The series starts today.

Alpha Responds To Larry Wilson Story

Following our story regarding Larry Wilson's FCC filing against his former company, we reached out to Alpha for a comment. Here's what the company had to say...

Larry Wilson Unloads on His Former Company

Former Alpha Media CEO Larry Wilson, who was pushed out of the company back in 2018, has filed a 191 page document with the FCC that accuses his former company of misleading the FCC, making decisions without proper board approval and challenging Alpha's qualifications as a broadcast licensee.

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