Corporate

January 3rd, 2017

NEWS/TALK LOOKS LIKELY TO BEGIN 2017 WITH A LEAD

[Inside Radio] There have been times when, after the flurry of a presidential campaign, a calm falls upon the once-busy news/talk format. Those times are decidedly not ready for a repeat. A forecast view of programming trends in the coming year indicates news/talk will continue to be popular; CHR, also a bright leader in 2016, […]

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September 29th, 2016

SHAZAM POSTS A PROFIT AND BREAKS 1 BILLION DOWNLOADS.

[RAIN NEWS]   Shazam announced two major milestones today. First, it has achieved profitability. The company said it has seen double-digit revenue growth stemming from a transition to advertising as its primary business. The potential audience for those advertising deals is a large one, with the announcement that the Shazam mobile app has exceeded 1 […]

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September 21st, 2016

NIELSEN—AFRICAN-AMERICAN, HISPANIC RADIO LISTENING RISES BIG.

[From Inside Radio]   Radio’s broad tent just keeps getting bigger as terrestrial radio’s popularity with two key demographic groups continues to grow. According to a new report from Nielsen, radio reaches more African-Americans and Hispanics on a weekly basis than any other medium, and listening levels among both groups are increasing at a steady […]

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September 20th, 2016

Ford Trades In Sony For B&O

[From RAMP] Ford is turning to Harman’s high-end B&O Play brand to succeed its longtime audio partner Sony, ending a relationship that dates back at least 16 years. According to the Detroit Free Press, Ford announced that the B&O Play sound systems would begin appearing in Ford cars and trucks next year. Eventually, B&O Play […]

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September 7th, 2016

Sun Broadcast Group and Max Media Join Forces to Expand Shazamable Content On Radio!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NEW YORK, NY September 7th, 2016,  – Shazam! The growth continues as Sun Broadcast Group announced today they have partnered with Max Media to bring Shazamable content to radio listeners throughout Virginia. Shazam For Radio, the first-ever interactive radio service designed for every station’s unique broadcast radio content, is now available for use on […]

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September 2nd, 2016

“BUSINESS ROCKSTARS” EXPANDS TO MULTI-PLATFORM DISTRIBUTION WITH 13 EPISODE SERIES

Pat O’Brien anchored interview program to launch on broadcast television    Los Angeles, CA (September 2, 2016) – “Business Rockstars”, the largest producer of video and audio entrepreneurial content, announced today an expansion into broadcast television. Anchored by veteran TV personality Pat O’Brien, the newly revamped daily interview show targets the 30 million entrepreneurs and […]

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