Category: October 2016

Register NOW for Chris Lytle’s Next Broadcast Sales Webinar!

How to “Talk Advertising” With Your Prospects and Customers Now When:  Wednesday, November 16, 2016 at 1 p.m. EST Grab your “seat” and bring your whole sales team. Invite your copywriters and production people, too. Register HERE.  Here’s why this program is important:  Everybody has an opinion about advertising. But, people who sell broadcast advertising need… read more

Scholarship Winner Highlight: Heather Irvine

Your contributions to the MABF help students to realize their dreams! Here, one recent scholarship winner shares her experiences and goals for the future. Learn more about the MABF Scholarship program here and help to support these scholarship programs by donating here. Heather Irvine is the proud recipient of the MAB Foundation Broadcasting Scholarship and… read more

Traffic Director Spotlight: Sarah Rousseau (Houghton Community Broadcasting, Houghton)

Nominate a Traffic Director you know!  Email Denise Weston at [email protected] Sarah Rousseau is Traffic Director at Houghton Community Broadcasting in Houghton, including stations WOLV-FM, WHKB-FM and WCCY-AM. Sarah has been in traffic for over 5 years. Q1: What is your favorite comfort food? Sarah: Grilled cheese and tomato soup.. Q2: Which Superhero would you be, and why? Sarah: … read more

Beasley to Close on Greater Media November 1

Beasley Broadcast Group Interim CEO and Chief Financial Officer Caroline Beasley has told Inside Radio (10/19) that the company is targeting a November 1 closing date on its acquisition of the Greater Media radio stations. The deal, first announced July 19, will double the size of Beasley in terms of revenue, cash flow and cume, and… read more

From Television News to the ATF

TVSpy.com reports that WXYZ-TV (Detroit) reporter Ronnie Dahl has joined the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives as its spokesperson working out of the Detroit office. October 14 was Dahl’s last day at WXYZ-TV, where she’s worked since February 2013.  Dahl has also worked at WJBK-TV (Detroit), WUPW-TV (Toledo, OH) and WSYM-TV (Lansing). TVSpy.com adds that… read more