Industry News Bits Thu 7-1-21
Podcast host and WNWC/Madison (Life 102.5) on-air talent, Summer Shepherd, was awarded “Favorite Podcast Host All-Around” by Spark Media at their 2021 Spark Christian Podcast Conference for her Podcast “No Seriously, How Do I Do This?”
“I am blown away, truly. No Seriously has been such an adventure and I have personally learned so much to help me in my own parenting journey from the conversations I’ve had. To receive this kind of affirmation is beyond thrilling. Can’t wait to keep going, to keep reminding those on the journey that they are loved and not alone in all they are facing,” says Summer Shepherd.
The 2021 Spark Christian Media Conference was held in Grapevine, TX, on June 22-24. Spark Media is working to award top podcasts that produce inspiring faith-based content, while working to spread hope to their audiences.
“No Seriously, How Do I Do This?” is a part of the Northwestern Media network of University of Northwestern – St. Paul. Northwestern Media operates 21 stations in 13 markets across 10 states. Their radio signals reach more than 1.25 million listeners each week.
GIN (Gospel Industry Network) 2021 Summit is set to take place August 19 – August 21, 2021 in Chicago. The 3 day event will be at hosted at The Hyatt Place at 6550 S. Cicero Avenue. This year’s theme is “GETTING IT DONE” Find out more HERE.
Solid Rock Radio.com celebrates fifteen years this month. William Lee Moore is President and Founder of Solid Rock Radio. He says, “Although, it is not fifteen consecutive years, due to circumstances beyond our control. We are excited to see what the future holds for us! God has been good to this ministry especially the last few years. In the past few years Solid Rock Radio has incorporated and become a non-profit! This is thanks to our faithful listeners who helped make this possible.”
Former Curb VP Promotion John Butler has joined Songtradr as Head of Music Programming and Curation.
Charles Van Dyke 4 years at Sony Music Entertainment
Steve Shore 19 years at WayFM