Gigi Sohn, President Biden's nomination to the FCC, was on Capitol Hill Wednesday answering questions from lawmakers who will determine whether she's confirmed to the Commission or not. Should conservative radio be worried about Sohn?
Pat Delsi, past Chairman of the Board of New Jersey Broadcasters Association, has died according to current NJBA President Paul Rotella. Delsi was a 67-year broadcaster and NJBA Hall of Fame member since 2014.
According to a new report from PQ Media, Global advertising and marketing spending, including traditional, digital and alternative media worldwide, is on pace to rise 7.2% to $1.376 trillion in 2021 and grow at an accelerated rate in 2022.
New Country 96.3 (KSCS-FM) morning show, Hawkeye in the Morning, collected more than 87,000 holiday cards. The third annual card drive will enable non-profit Support Our Soldiers in Fort Worth to send the holiday cards to units/individuals that are either in isolated areas or do not have support coming from home.
In 2022, Edelman Financial Engines, will launch 'Everyday Wealth™ with Soledad O’Brien and Jean Chatzky'. The radio show and podcast will examine important and topical financial decisions affecting people's lives today.
Nik Khilnani has joined NPR as VP of Engineering. Previously Khilnani served as VP of Engineering at Lurn Inc and Senior Director of Platform Engineering at the Walt Disney Company.
iHeartMedia has named Beata Murphy Program Director for KIIS FM in Los Angeles. She moves up from Assistant PD/Music Director. She takes over for John Ivey who has been promoted to President of CHR Content Development and Strategy.
Radio Woodstock GM Joel Simon tells Radio Ink Marisa Perez-Rogers exemplifies leadership. "She's unselfish, puts her team first, and provides ideas, support and a sense of pride to the radio station and our clients." Our Sales Manager of The Week Feature is sponsored by The Center For Sales Strategy.
Ken Matthews Media and Talk Media Network have entered into a long-term agreement to produce and syndicate The Ken Matthews Show. It will be available for the Noon to 3 p.m. ET daypart. Matthews was a guest host for Rush Limbaugh for four years.