Industry News Bits 10-23-17
WRVL/Lynchburg (The Journey) exceeded their Fall Partner Invitation fundraising goal by 110% and Programming Director Kenny Robinson says the station did it in “only 3 days and a few hours.”
Radio talk show host Dennis Prager has joined the lineup of speakers for Proclaim 18. In addition to speaking, Prager, Host of The Dennis Prager Show, will be broadcasting live from the Convention that week – Tuesday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. CT/noon to 3 p.m. ET. He will also emcee the Special Israel Session the evening of Thursday, March 1, that will feature, among others, Kay Arthur, Co-Founder and CEO Emeritus of Precept Ministries International; David Jeremiah, Founder of Turning Point Radio and Television Ministries; and award-winning singer and songwriter Michael W. Smith.
Family Research Council (FRC) presented its Vision and Leadership Award to Stuart W. Epperson, Co-Founder and Chairman of the Board of Salem Media Group, at the organization’s Faith, Family, and Freedom Gala Dinner on October 14.
Epperson founded Salem with his brother-in-law, Edward Atsinger, in the early 1970s. Since then, the company has become one of America’s leading radio broadcasters, internet content providers, and magazine and book publishers targeting audiences interested in Christian and family-themed content and conservative values.
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