PILOT Offering More Scholarships

National Association of Broadcasters innovation initiative PILOT, is continuing its Media Technology and Innovation Scholarships program. Up to four more $2,500 scholarships will be offered in 2021.

Entertainment Trends Examined in New Podcast

Benztown + McVay Media Podcast Networks is re-launching Many Screens, Big Picture. The series is hosted by Paul Dergarabedian, Senior Media Analyst for Comscore.

WEBR Names Gillen PD

Dave “DG” Gillen is the new Program Director at WEBR-1440, Buffalo. Gillen, has been serving as National Sales Manager for the station since it launched in July.

Congratulations To Our Radio Wayne Winners

The 2020 Radio Ink Radio Wayne awards, sponsored by Nielsen, were handed out on Facebook Live Tuesday morning. It was the 28th year we've recognized radio's best in sales and management. Here are the 2020 winners...

Where is Washington Headed?

How America votes in the presidential election will reshape the FCC no matter what happens. If President Trump wins, the exit of a big radio deregulation proponent is all but certain. If Joe Biden wins, FCC Chairman Ajit Pai will likely be succeeded by one of two Democratic Commissioners.

Where is America Headed?

A nationwide coalition of Christian radio networks will join forces Saturday to present a two-hour special program titled WHERE IS AMERICA HEADED? Finding Faith in a Time of Fear from 8:30PM-10:30PM Eastern time.

Report: Revenue Will Not Return to Pre-Pandemic Level

eMarketer is out with a new projection for radio revenue. Back in March eMarketer first predicted a revenue decline for radio in 2020 of 1%. As a result of the pandemic that prediction is now 25%.

WHO’s Van Harden Retiring

He's had a radio career that's lasted 50 years, mostly in Iowa. On January 8th, Harden will retire. He plans to travel with his wife, write books and invent. Earlier this year Harden's long-time morning show co-host Bonnie Lucas retired.

Another Political Podcast Launches

CNN Audio and iHeartRadio have launched Election 101 – a new co-produced podcast about the American political system and the electoral process. The new 10-part series is hosted by CNN Correspondent Kristen Holmes. A new episode drops every Wednesday.

The Bulldogs Are The Champs

Dickey Broadcasting Company’s Sports Radio 680 The Fan has launched a new podcast called UGA40 #Champions, an eight-part podcast series celebrating the 40-year anniversary of the 1980 Georgia Bulldogs National Championship season. LISTEN

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