All Entries in September, 2013

Coalition fights to keep ad tax deduction in the code

A group of groups is fighting against a proposal to end the business deduction for advertising expenses...

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Stocks hit by Washington worries, up for quarter

Stocks declined on Monday, with benchmark indexes still rising for a third consecutive quarter, as Wall Street considered a standoff on Capitol Hill and...

hardDrive shows sport anti-bullying content

October is National Bullying Prevention Month, and United Stations Radio Networks says its nationally syndicated rock programs “hardDrive” and “hardDrive XL”, both hosted by...

USRN

Cumulus names Jeff Brown Atlanta VP/Market Manager

Brown will oversee all sales and operations for six Cumulus stations in the Atlanta market. Brown joins Cumulus after more than 15 years at...

CBS This Morning signs Toyota for “Eye Opener”

CBS This Morning viewers may notice something new during the show’s 7:00 AM “Eye Opener” segment – a unique, fast-paced blend of audio and...

CBS

Making radio the main course

We recently worked with a media agency that was in the midst of deciding media allocations for the year 2014....

Bob McCurdy

Confidence drop may be a trend with benefits

According to the latest peek into the minds of consumers from the research wizards at Prosper...

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Clyburn explains FCC retrans role

There are multitudes of issues involving typical American consumers that come and go without Congressional comment, but television is not one of them. Mess...

Mignon Clyburn

Watt introduces radio royalty bill

The last time a radio performance royalty was introduced in Congress was 2009. It failed, but its back again under the auspices of Mel...

U.S. Congress

Beasley hands out 2013 company awards

Beasley Broadcast Group bestowed Company Operating Awards during its annual management meetings held in Naples, FL. Beasley gathered corporate management and station leadership from...

Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc.

NFL dominates Sunday again

And that primarily worked to the benefit of NBC as usual, with its prime time football offering. Fox had the best luck with its...

NBC

Larry Patrick shows his love for Radio

The Managing Partner of media brokerage powerhouse Patrick Communications read a story...

Larry Patrick

Former Willis Atlanta area AM sold

$185K WTJH-AM Atlanta GA (East Point GA) from Christian Broadcasting of East Point Inc./The Estate of Levi E. Willis Sr. (Joseph C. Lindsey) to...

Tune in ads topped TV Spot Ten

With the TV Networks in full-blast mode to promote new shows, the TV SPOT TEN was directly shaped by the season. #1, up from...

Rockefeller puts O’Rielly on the schedule

Michael O’Rielly has been nominated by President Barack Obama to serve as an FCC...

FCC