WBQB, Fredericksburg VA has named Jeremy Grey as permanent morning drive host. Grey has been a fill-in host since Dee Daniels left to pursue other interests outside the industry.
WBUR’s Endless Thread podcast is launching a new series focusing on the origin, manipulation and cultural impact of memes. The series launches October 1.
While digital companies prosper, the government should not over-regulate broadcasters. That was the message from FCC Commissioner Nathan Simington at the Radio Ink Hispanic Radio Conference in Miami Thursday. Simington produced some eye-popping revenue stats when he compared the big three digital platforms to radio.
That’s what Alicia Menendez said at the Radio Ink Hispanic Radio Conference this week. Menendez is the co-host of the Latina To Latina podcast. She’s also a weekend anchor for MSNBC. The Latina To Latina podcast recently went over 1 million downloads.
We want to send out a special thank you to Dan Spears and BMI for bringing in 2-time Grammy-nominated, BMI award-winning singer-songwriter Elsten Torres, who played a set of songs for Emilio Estefan, right in front of the superstar. Radio Ink presented its Medallas de Cortez Distinguished Leadership Award at the Hispanic Radio Conference. Torres was amazing. Thank you Dan.
Stacie Dupuy got into radio after meeting an on air personality during a remote. "You never know how your life will change with just one interaction," Stacie told Radio Ink. She was in retail sales at the time and didn’t know a thing about radio or outside sales.
We're looking for radio rock stars that are 30 years of age or under to put on our "30 Under 30" list in December. Our December 13 issue will feature 30 of radio's best and brightest, 30 years of age and under. Tell us who you think should be on that list. Here are the criteria...
(By Buzz Knight) Life is clearly too short. The news of the passing of Ron Tarsi is evidence of that fact. Ron was one of my first bosses in the real job world and although like many situations we had drifted apart.