Industry News Bits Thu 4-22-21
WMBW/Chattanooga (88.9 Moody Radio) announces the promotion of Jacob Bartlett as new Operations Director. Serving as technical producer for Mornings with Tom and Tabi since October of 2019, station manager Brent Manion notes that “God has blessed every area that Jacob touched. I’m excited to see Jacob put his skills to use for the sake of the kingdom.”
Jacob will fill the role previously held by Paul Martin who was recently promoted to Manager of Network Stations for Moody Radio.
KHRT/Minot, ND (1320 KHRT( and (106.9 K-Heart) has hired Chad Olson for the position of production director. He is graduating from the broadcast division at Minot State University in a couple weeks.
Salem Radio Network has signed and extension for The Charlie Kirk Podcast to a multi-year deal.
The Charlie Kirk Show has become one of the top 10 news podcasts in the country on the Apple Podcast rankings amongst nearly 1.7 million podcasts on the platform. Salem first began selling The Charlie Kirk Show podcast in November, and now will sell and manage the program through the Salem Podcast Network for years to come.
“I am thrilled and excited to extend our relationship with Salem,” said Charlie Kirk. “Salem has become a giant in conservative media and is the perfect partner for our team.”
Remember stations having fundraisers this week… His Radio, Family Life Radio, KFNW/Fargo, KLOVE, and others.
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