Sales Manager of The Week – Trending Media’s Mark Shaffer

Mark Shaffer started his radio career back in 1989 after graduating from the University of Northern Iowa. He heard an ad for an Account Manager on Trending Media's KXIA-FM in Marshalltown, Iowa, applied for the job, and has been there ever since.

Presidential Notice Of WBZ Anniversary

WBZ NewsRadio has received a letter from President Joe Biden, marking the station's 100th Anniversary. Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker marked the centennial celebration of the Boston station with a citation.

Davis Writes Reps About Performance Tax

With musicFIRST hosting a press conference Monday to unveil its next step to come after radio to pay to play music, Davis Broadcasting CEO Greg Davis has written a letter to members of Congress asking them to reject any attempt to hit radio with another fee. Here's why...

How Radio Can Dominate the Connected Car

Join us for a free webinar on September 30th at 1PM Eastern. We'll take an in-depth look at the competitive environment and how radio can compete and win in the digital dash. Joe D’Angelo, SVP Global Radio & Digital Audio at Xperi will discuss connected car trends and implications with Radio Ink editor Ed Ryan. REGISTER

Charlamagne Tha God’s TV Show Premiere’s Tonight

The co-host of the nationally syndicated Breakfast Show launches his half-hour weekly show on Comedy Central tonight at 10PM. Tha God's Honest Truth with Lenard "Charlamagne" McKelvey, will cover the daily headlines, politics and pop culture. NPR does a nice write-up on the show HERE.

Nominate Your Sales Manager Today

Every Friday, Radio Ink crowns a new sales manager of the week. Our Sales Manager of the week winners receive a one year digital subscription to Radio Ink Magazine. Make your nomination HERE.

Join Us in One Month For The 2021 Radio Wayne Awards

Radio Ink will present the Radio Wayne Awards on Tuesday, October 19, in a live virtual event on Facebook and YouTube at 11 am Eastern Time. Set yourself a reminder to tune into the event on our Facebook page HERE.

Lisa McKay Scholarship Deadline TODAY

Today is the deadline to apply for the CRB Lisa McKay Women in Radio Scholarship program. Three recipients will be awarded the scholarship honoring the late Lisa McKay, a successful programmer and member of the Country Radio Hall of Fame.

A Townsquare Revival

The Steve & DC Show is returning to 95.3 The Bear in Tuscaloosa. Steve Shannon and DC Daniel linked up in St. Louis in 1991, jumped into successful syndication and then went their separate ways in 2007.

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ESPN Debuts NHL Podcast

'The Crease' is hosted by Hall of Fame sportscaster Linda Cohn and NHL reporter Emily Kaplan. Cohn has hosted ESPN+ program 'In The Crease'; now in its fourth season.

Room For Latino Podcast Growth

Edison Research released a new report called The U.S. Latino Podcast (non) Listener Report which focused on the Latino audience that is not listening to podcasts. The goal was to find out why they weren't listening.

Looking For Joy Everyday

Lemonada Media has launched 'New Day', hosted by author, therapist and grief expert Claire Bidwell Smith. The stated goal of the program, "helping you find a bit more joy every day."

Rick Returns To Boise

Iliad Media Group announced the return of Rick Morton and his Hey Morton morning show on KWYD-FM in Boise. Morton spent part of his early career in the Treasure Valley market hosting the Wild Wake Up Show. The show is now syndicated out of San Diego.

Russ Parr Lands On WHBT

'The Russ Parr Morning Show', has been added to the the line-up at iHeart's 92.1 The Beat, Moyock NC/Norfolk VA. The show is based at WMMJ/WDCJ, Washington D.C.

WLS Adds Travel Show

890 WLS-AM is adding 'Let's Go with Catie Keogh' to its Sunday evening line-up. The one hour show will be hosted by travel expert Catie Keogh.

Cumulus Adds Content to Audacy App

The two radio companies announced on Wednesday that all 413 Cumulus radio stations and its entire portfolio of podcasts will now also be heard on the Audacy app. Cumulus does not have a stand-alone app like Audacy or the iHeartRadio app.

Xperi HD Tech For Motorbikes

Xperi HD Radio™ technology, has expanded into the motorbike category. HD Radio receivers are currently available on the digital dash display of the new 2022 BMW R 18 Transcontinental.

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September 6, 2021

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