Edward Nolan has been promoted to Senior Vice President/ Chief Financial Officer at Greater Media. He joined the company in 1989 as head of the corporate Internal Audit Department.
Alissa Pollack will run the program, as Executive Vice President, which iHeart hopes to use to leverage its pool of listener data and music and consumer insights in front of advertisers and music labels.
In the National On-Air Personality category, the nominees who are up for the ACM award are: Blair Garner and Chuck Wicks from America’s Morning Show, Cody Alan (CMT After MidNite), Lon Helton (Country Countdown USA), Lorianne Crook, Charlie Chase (The Crook and Chase Countdown), Sam Alex (Taste of Country Nights), The Bobby Bones Show, Whitney Allen, Jackie Stevens, Mike McNamee (The Big Time). The winners will be announced in Las Vegas on April 2. Here’s a complete list of this year’s ACM radio nominees:
Cumulus has hired John Shomby as Director of Programming for the NASH Network. It's a newly created position where Shomby will oversee all NASH programming for the network and syndication operations.
The BMI Foundation's Founders Award is an annual scholarship competition open to radio broadcasting students for the purpose of cultivating future innovators in radio. A $5,000 scholarship will be awarded for the best original essay response entry.
The buyer is NJ Broadcasting, owned by Dr. Shukla, a pediatric physician, who also owns, 7 Days Pediatrics, located in Edison, New Jersey. Shukla is now operating the station under an LMA. The station will provide programming for the South Asian Community and it will be called “Radio Zindagi."
Country Dashboard is a new product that delivers information and audio about country music artists and the country music scene in real time. The product is a collaboration between by KMG Networks, Harris Media (the producer of Control Room Pro), AdLarge Media, and Lon Helton's Country Aircheck.
CMG placed second for the 2015 Google AdWords Premier SMB Partner Award for Highest Customer Satisfaction. CMG Director of Digital Solutions Jesse McCambridge (pictured) said, “Cox Media Group continues to be the go-to, trusted marketing experts by our advertising customers, and our digital solutions are delivering ROI and results for our clients."
In March, longtime Atlanta radio personality and stand-up comedian Jeff Dauler (pictured) will launch a new morning show on WSTR-FM. The station is conducting a search for a co-host. Current afternoon host Mike Marino will be a part of the new show. STAR 94’s current morning show, Drex, Cassiday and Tingle, will move to afternoons.
The Medallas de Cortez awards are the most prestigious and highly coveted in Hispanic radio. This is the seventh year these exclusive radio awards have been presented. If you know someone who is doing great work in Hispanic radio, don't miss the chance to spotlight their efforts with a nomination. Make your Nomination HERE.