Could This Be The Most Important Sell You’ll Ever Make?

Radio can sell groceries, cell phones, cars and furniture, but can it sell itself? The radio industry often complains that agencies are out of touch. Is this true, or does the radio industry fail to make the most important first sale — selling itself to the agency? The answer may come at the Hispanic Radio Conference in Fort Lauderdale.
Dish Network

Dish Goes Dark With Hearst Stations

The war over retransmission fees has escalated into a battle of beliefs between Dish Network and Hearst Television, as Dish was "forced" to pull the plug just after Midnight Eastern on March 3 on every Hearst VHF or UHF station it carries. Dish stated its defense as it pulled the Hearst stations, and we've got an RBR + TVBR OBSERVATION to share on the matter.
Entravision Communications Corporation

The Future For XHAS-33 Is Revealed

Entercom's CEO has revealed what will happen to Baja California-based XHAS-33 once Telemundo programming moves in July
Jeff Liberman

How Strong Was Entravision’s Q4?

Revenue, income growth seen as COO Liberman earns presidential stripes; Entercom buys Buenos Aires-based digital marketing solutions firm

Sunny Days Ahead For Gray

On-target political dollars helped Gray to a strong Q4 and full-year 2016
Jeff Smulyan

A Final Hour Deal For Emmis’ Glossys

The company quietly made the sale on Feb. 23. A separate SEC filing reveals a price well below the Texas Monthly deal
Dish Network

Dish, Hearst Reach Two-Day Truce

Will the 48-hour reprieve, which keeps Hearst stations on Dish until March 3, lead to a deal?

Who’s Beasley’s New EVP/Digital?

A technology executive most recently with XMark Consulting takes the Charlotte-based job

Entercom’s CFO Sticks Around A Lil’ Longer

In light of the company's pending transaction with CBS Corp., an amendment to Fisher's employment agreement has been made

ATSC 3.0 Starter Kits On The Way

The kits will get their first-ever demonstration at the 2017 NAB Show, set for April 24-27

NAB 2017: Dante Beltpack Range Widens

The Model 371 Intercom Beltpack from Studio Technologies makes its debut at the NAB Show

CER-TEC Signs On To Market These Products

The deal also sees the handling of all advertising, promotions, and marketing activities in two big Northeastern markets

How Many Millennials Flocked To News/Talk?

Nielsen Audio data suggest listeners in this age group flocked to the format, with CHR/Pop and other formats seeing a dip
Perry Sook

Nexstar Slips Despite Strong Q4

Nexstar's Q4 saw "record results" seen thanks to political dollars and retrans fees. But, where did it fall short of Street estimates?

‘Plus Spending SMBs’ Are Growing Their Ad Budgets

More than 60% of "Plus Spender" SMBs intend to increase their advertising and marketing spending in 2017

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