FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
NEW YORK, NY, May 3rd, 2018 – Come rain or shine, beginning in June, Sun will offer national ad sales support for the Envision 24/7 Weather Network.
Envision 24/7 Weather offers complete, locally-derived weather solutions for radio stations broadcasting on one of Envision Networks® 24/7 formats. Affiliate stations of BOB-FM, HANK-FM, DUKE-FM, MeTV-FM, Jammin’ and Today’s Comedy Network will receive up to ten daily forecasts each weekday and 24 hour on-call severe weather coverage. The seasoned team of meteorologists includes Laura Huckabee, Bill Jacquemin, Greg Soulje, Kevin Williams and Chief Meteorologist John Wetherbee, who will spring into action whenever severe weather hits and are fully equipped with power backups for uninterrupted delivery of the weather.
In addition to this new partnership, Sun Broadcast Group currently partners with Envision Networks® on various general market and Hispanic products and services to offer ad sales support, including AudioMonky, Our Auto Expert, 140 Characters, The Ashley & Brad Show, GeekOut, Please Don’t Hit Send and Collin Raye’s Country Rewind.
“John Wetherbee and his team of seasoned meteorologists continue to provide top quality weather reports to markets of all sizes,” said Envision Networks’ CEO Danno Wolkoff. “We appreciate our partnership with Sun Broadcast Group and their sales support helps us provide this essential service to markets across the country that otherwise might not have the ability to keep their audience informed of important weather developments.”
“We’re so excited to add the Envision 24/7 Weather Network to our 2018 line up,” said Jason Bailey, CEO of Sun Broadcast Group. “We know how important staying local and relevant is to our advertisers and we strive to deliver quality content to them—it’s great to have a partner like Envision Networks®, who share that sentiment.”
About Sun Broadcast Group
Named one of the fastest growing companies in America by Inc Magazine three years in a row, Sun Broadcast Group is a national radio network reaching over 205 million listeners through its more than 5,500 affiliates in both English and Spanish-language. Headquartered in New York City and Boca Raton, FL, Sun offers ad sales representation, syndication and programming support to producers, hosts and radio networks nationwide. Its growing program and sales offerings includes the Sun Select RADAR® Network, Country Fried Mix with DJ Sinister, The Hit List with Fitz, Country Fastball, Nashville Minute and many more.
About Envision Networks®
Envision Networks® provides content and services to more than 2,500 radio stations and reaches millions of listeners each week. Envision Radio Networks, Inc.® is the largest independently owned affiliate relations company in the country and supplies all types of programming and services to radio including morning show content, short-form vignettes, virtual weather-news-sports broadcasts, live syndicated morning shows, long-form weekend programming, 24/7 formats, comedy services, event programming, off-air tools, web content, album releases and artist specials. Envision Networks® is based in Cleveland, Ohio, with offices in New York City and Nashville.