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Two Nebraska Commentators Honored

The Nebraska Broadcasters Association will welcome Steve Altmaier and Kent Pavelka into the NBA Hall of Fame on August 13 in La Vista, during the 85th Annual NBA Convention.

Regional On-Air Vet Gets Morning Show

Merrimack Valley on-air personality Win Damon, delivers the show over Haverhill, MA-based 97.9 WHAV FM.

Willard New Night Host At KNBR

On-air personality Mark Willard has joined KNBR Tonight, a two-part weeknight show on San Francisco Sports station KNBR 680.

KDKA Announces Pirates Broadcast Team

There’s a new broadcast team for pregame and postgame coverage of the Pittsburgh Pirates on 93.7 The Fan (KDKA-FM), the flagship station for the team.

Carothers Returns To Results Radio

Results Radio has hired Chris Rey Carothers as Operations Manager for the its Yuba-Sutter, CA, cluster comprised of KKCY-FM (Country 103.1), KKCY-HD2 (CHR Power 95.5), and KUBA-AM (Classic Hits 98.1/1600 KUBA)

Husband & Wife Team To Host Motor City Mornings 

Chadd and Kristi Thomas are the new morning show co-hosts for 987 The Breeze (WDZH-FM) in Detroit.

Bittourna Gets VP Stripes

Meruelo Media has promoted Aimee Bittourna to Vice President of Actify, its marketing company. Bittourna began her career in 1998 with Infinity Promotions Group.

Three Executive Promotions At Salem

Chris Gould, Mark Durkin, and Franc Boza all have new duties with the company. Gould (pictured here) has been a Salem employee for over 16 years, starting as the General Manager of the Tampa cluster. 

Gordon Smith Wins Spanish Radio Academy Award

Spanish Radio Academy President Jorge Álvarez and Spanish Ambassador to the U.S. Santiago Cabanas presented NAB President and CEO Gordon Smith the International Award from the Spanish Radio Academy on World Radio Day, February 13, 2019.

General Manager Dies In Crash

Tom Swank, the longtime General Manager of WNKO/WHTH Radio in Central Ohio, died in a single-vehicle crash Tuesday afternoon. He was 73.

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