Industry News Bits 6-13-19
Today we’ll see Nashville, Austin, and more PPM markets from Nielsen Audio in the final day of May numbers. Results from subscribing stations will be available HERE. Christian Radio ratings are sponsored by ShareMedia Services on HisAir.Net.
WAKW/Cincinnati (Star 93.3) personality Julie Pierce is joining WEEC/Dayton for afternoons. Julie told HisAir, ” After over 26 years here, I finally feel like I’m ready to tackle a new challenge! It has been a tough decision, though…lots of attachments and emotions to process! I’ll always love and be grateful for my time at STAR and I’m looking forward to a new adventure.” Julie will start at WEEC July 8th.
TALKERS Magazine released their 2019 “Heavy Hundred” list of the 100 most important radio talk show hosts in America and Salem Media Group, Inc. personalities overwhelmingly dominate the list, with host Mike Gallagher in the top ten and SRN’s newest nationally syndicated host, Sebastian Gorka, debuting on the list in the top 30. Out of the 100 top radio shows featuring on the list, ten are Salem personalities, making it the second most represented media company on the list.
“We are thrilled for our brilliant hosts at Salem to be recognized for the tremendous impact they are having on our national conversations,” said Phil Boyce, Salem’s Senior Vice President of Spoken Word Format. “It’s an honor to work with such a fantastic group of professionals, and we look forward to continuing to bring our listeners top-quality news and opinion on the most important issues of the day.”
WYCZ/Nashville (1030 AM) has flipped from Christian to Country.
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