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New VP Government Relations At NAB

Charlyn Stanberry has joined the National Association of Broadcasters as vice president of Government Relations. Stanberry joins NAB after serving as chief of staff for Congresswoman Yvette Clarke (NY-09), for whom she previously served as legislative director and counsel.

Kirk Lands WABC Rush Slot

77WABC Radio, along with 107.1 FM WLIR, have added Charlie Kirk to the lineup. The Salem Radio Network host will take over the Rush time slot, Noon to 3 PM ET, beginning Monday, April 12th.

Steve Ardolina Joins Salem

Steve Ardolina is the new Operations Director for Salem Media Philadelphia. The group includes WFIL AM 560, AM 990 The Answer and Salem Surround-Philadelphia.

Smith Celebrates 20th With Research Director

Nakia Smith is celebrating her 20-year anniversary with the Research Director, Inc.

Bobbie Foster Passes

Bobbie Foster, former co-owner, GM of WCON Radio in Cornelia, Georgia, has died. Prior to becoming a successful radio station executive, Foster was a teacher and singer.

Double L Re-Joins The Bull In Vegas

95.5 The Bull (KWNR) Las Vegas has added Lois “Double L” Lewis to host middays. Lewis was heard on KWNR from 2016-2018.

CMG Promotion For Matt Holiday

Matt Holiday has been promoted to full-time Afternoon On-Air Talent & Music Director on POWER 95.3 (WPYO) Orlando. Holiday comes to Orlando from Cox Media Group Long Island where he handled weekends for 106.1 BLI (WBLI).

Yee Launches New Digital Series

The Breakfast Club co-host Angela Yee has launched a new digital series called MASTERY OF COMEDY on Facebook. The series is based on Yee’s “speed dating meets comedic mentorship” concept she created for Facebook’s competitive WE THE CULTURE content program.

Sun Hires Baum For New Position

Sun Broadcast Group has announced that Rich Baum has been hired as Chief Revenue Officer. In this newly created position, Baum will oversee SBG's ad-sales team.

Ron Chatman Joins Audacy

Chatman has been working at vCreative for the last four years. He'll join Audacy to work with Tim Roberts and the country format team at Audacy. Here's what Chatman posted to Facebook about the move.

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