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Nyren On The Move Again

The Chicagoland Radio and Media Blog has all the details about the former VP/GM for WKQX-FM/Q101 and WLUP-FM/The Loop in Chicago.

Shila To Glam Up Middays At NASH FM 94.7

Cumulus Media announces that popular radio personality Shila Nathan will sign on as host of Middays on WNSH/NASH 94.7 New York. Shila debuts on NASH FM 94.7 New York on Monday, February 8, from 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

Ramsey Sells Out in Austin

Entercom's Talk Radio 1370 AM was the local affiliate hosting Ramsey in Austin who sold out the Riverbend Centre with his Smart Money event. Financial expert and speaker Chris Hogan joined Ramsey on stage. Pictured here, Entercom GSM Bob Woche, Ramsey and Jennifer Buck, also GSM for Entercom Austin.

Disney Boss Ben Sherwood To Keynote NAB

Ben Sherwood, co-chairman of Disney Media Networks and president, Disney|ABC Television Group, will deliver opening remarks at the 2016 NAB Show in Las Vegas. The opening session will take place Monday, April 18.

10,000 Broadcasts And Counting

CBS Radio News’ weekday legal segment Looking at the Law, which launched four decades ago, this week marks its 10,000th broadcast. The segments, which launched on April 1, 1976, feature attorney and Harvard Medical School professor Neil Chayet.

Rogers Hits 200 Station Mark

Westwood One announced Thursday that Something to Think About with Mike Rogers is now heard on over 200 stations. The former Congressman produces weekday “slice of life” vignettes about issues of the day and highlights smaller stories about American exceptionalism.

McCann Promoted To Market Manager In D.C.

Cumulus Senior VP Gary Pizzati has been overseeing the market since Mark O'Brien left last year, and now Jake McCann gets promoted to take over the cluster.

Mentesana Joins Mt. Wilson As GSM

John Mentesana is the new GSM for Mt. Wilson Broadcasting's Go Country 105, K-Mozart 1260, and KJAZZ 88.1 in Los Angeles. Mentesana joins Mt. Wilson from iHeart Media where he was a Senior AE for the past five years.

CMG Jacksonville Names Nichole Hartman GSM

Hartman will also serve as Brand Manager for 95.1 WAPE, WJGL Eagle 96.9, and Hot.

Dave And Chuck The Freak Renew With WRIF

WRIF-FM Detroit morning personalities Dave and Chuck the Freak have signed a new multi-year contract with the Greater Media station. The duo has been hosting mornings on WRIF since 2013.

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