Hurricane Dave Faces Serious Allegations

Dave Smith, who was let go from his Vice President of Programming position for Radio One Atlanta last week, is being accused of sexual harassment by former HOT 107.9 on-air host  Feleg Abraham.

Podcasters Coming To Dallas in 2020

On Wednesday organizers of Podcast Movement announced that the 2020 Podcast Movement Conference will be in radio's stomping grounds, Dallas, at the Anatole Hotel, August 5-8 in Dallas. The Anatole is where the Radio Show is being held next month.

Bommer Named Market President

Craig Bommer has been named Market President of iHeart’s Wheeling/Parkersburg markets in West Virginia. Bommer is a marketing and sales veteran and has been in the Wheeling/Parkersburg market for 17 years.

Cox Chooses Campese For DOS In Orlando

Cox Media Group Orlando has promoted JC Campese to Director of Sales for CMG Orlando Radio, including WCFB-FM, WWKA-FM, WPYO-FM, WDBO-AM/WDBO-FM, and WMMO-FM, and the market’s digital media platform, Local Solutions.

Holiday Promoted, Extended At WMXJ

On-air personality DJ Holiday has been promoted to the role of Assistant Program Director for Entercom Classic Hits station WMXJ-FM/Pompano Beach, FL. The company also announced a new multiyear contract extension with DJ Holiday.

New Morning Voices On CHED In Edmonton

630 CHED/Edmonton, Alberta, will have new morning co-hosts as of September 3. Chelsea Bird and Shaye Ganam will be the new voices of 630 CHED Mornings with Chelsea Bird and Shaye Ganam.

What’s Going On With Local Ad Revenue? (Day 4)

Public radio companies have been reporting dismal local ad revenue for Q2. All week long we've been talking to privately held radio groups about local revenue in their markets. Today, Neuhoff Communications CEO Beith Neuhoff shares her thoughts.

New York Public Radio Has A New CEO

The New York Public Radio Board of Trustees has announced that Goli Sheikholeslami has been named CEO of New York Public Radio. Sheikholeslami serves as CEO of Chicago Public Media. NYPR has been searching for a new CEO since January.

What Is A Podcast?

That’s the question Edison Research Senior VP Tom Webster was trying to figure out during his keynote speech, Wednesday, at Podcast Movement. Webster says there's no longer a clear way to define what a podcast is.

Seven Mountain Buys Two Stations From Connoisseur

Seven Mountains Media has acquired Connoisseur Media’s Stroudsburg, PA, stations 93.5 WSBG and 840 WVPO. In less than five years, Seven Mountains has acquired 41 signals serving seven markets in Pennsylvania and the Southern Tier of New York State.

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