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GEICO GETS COMPETITION IN INSURANCE RADIO SPOT COUNT.

October 25th, 2016

[Inside Radio] Liberty Mutual Insurance is playing a game of cat and mouse with leading national radio advertiser GEICO. With the latter back on top based on over-the-air spots for the week of Oct. 17-23, the former is upping its game plan at radio…sort of. Known for its TV ads utilizing the Statue of Liberty … read more

HOW BIG IS RADIO’S MEDIA-LEADING REACH? TRY 97%.

September 26th, 2016

[From: Inside Radio] Despite a dramatic increase in media choices, consumers are still spending significant amounts of time with radio, and terrestrial radio is still the no. 1 reach vehicle, according to fresh audience data from Nielsen. While the rise of digital media and mobile devices is causing increased fragmentation, consumers continue to dedicate more … read more

The 2016 Marconi Winners Are…

September 23rd, 2016

There was plenty happening at the Radio Show in Nashville, Thursday, but nothing bigger than the 2016 National Association of Broadcasters’ Marconi Radio Awards. It was the 27th year for the prestigious awards, which are named forGuglielmo Marconi, given to radio stations and outstanding on-air personalities to recognize excellence in radio. The event was hosted … read more

Signature Networks Taps Sun Broadcast Group for Ad Sales Representation.

September 15th, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NEW YORK, NY September 15th, 2016 – Sun Broadcast Group and Signature Networks have announced that they have entered into a network partnership that will bring Signature Network’s state-of-the-art, completely customizable, 24-hour formats to Sun’s General Market lineup. With Signature Networks, everything can be customized to serve the local market—including imaging and music. … read more

NYC’S AES AND NAB SHOWS WILL MAKE BIGGER NOISE TOGETHER.

September 13th, 2016

[From Inside Radio] A pair of separate conferences devoted to audio and video technology are joining forces to create a bigger East Coast event starting in the fall of 2017. The Audio Engineering Society (AES) East Coast convention will co-locate with NAB Show New York at the Javits Convention Center in New York City, event … read more

Christine Jordan Joins Sun Broadcast Group as Manager of Affiliate Relations.

September 12th, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NEW YORK, NY September 12th, 2016, – Sun Broadcast Group has announced today that Christine Jordan has joined the company as Manager of Affiliate Relations. In her role with Sun, Jordan will work with the growing affiliate sales department focused on products including Shazam For Radio, The House of Hair with Dee … read more

Criss Angel to Host Star Studded Luxor Performance to Benefit Pediatric Cancer Fight

September 6th, 2016

Las Vegas entertainer Criss Angel is doing more than magic on the Las Vegas Strip. He’s partnering with the Make-A-Wish foundation to make pediatric cancer disappearDuring an interview with Kim and Dana Wagner Friday, Angel explained his motivation for the new partnership. His own 2-year-old son was recently diagnosed with leukemia. “My mission in life, … read more