Tag: Issue 44

Cumulus Media Promotes Two in Flint

Cumulus Media (Flint) has announced the promotions of two programmers, August Wallace, who has been programming WDZZ-FM for ten years, has been elevated to Operations Manager for the five-station cluster.  Wallace will continue to program WDZZ and continue her airshift. Longtime WFBE-FM personality Tim Shickles has been promoted to Program Director for the station.  He will… read more

Words Matter

Editor’s Note: The views and opinions of this article do not necessarily reflect those of the MAB. Contact the MAB for information on the MAB’s official editorial policy. By:  Dick Taylor,  CRMC/CDMC Dick Taylor Blog https://dicktaylorblog.com/ The words you use can make all the difference in the outcome of whatever you’re trying to do. Visual… read more

Question Everything

Editor’s Note: The views and opinions of this article do not necessarily reflect those of the MAB. Contact the MAB for information on the MAB’s official editorial policy. By: Chris Tarr, CSRE, DRB, CBNE I’ve seen a picture floating around the Internet lately – it’s a quote painted in a stairwell that says something along the… read more

MAB Brings 2017 SOS to Members

The MAB would like to thank all of our members airing Governor Rick Snyder’s 2017 State of the State Address. MAB will be on-hand uplinking the Governor’s speech and the Democratic response to both commercial and public television members in the state. The clean, unhosted feed will be in HD. Public television stations will be… read more

Kim Krause Named GM of WXMI-TV

Tribune Broadcasting has announced the appointment of Kim Krause to General Manager of WXMI-TV (Grand Rapids).  Krause will oversee the long-term strategy and day-to-day management of the station, and will report to Chris Wayland, Tribune Broadcasting’s Vice President/Group Operations. Krause, who assumes her new duties on January 24, joins WXMI from WZZM, the Tegna ABC… read more

Engineers: 10 Reasons You Need to Attend GLBC 2017!

From important engineering meetings and networking opportunities to the ever popular “Beer & Bull” Welcome Reception, here are the top reasons why you should attend GLBC 2017! The ENNES Engineering Workshop on Tuesday, March 7th features speakers that will provide you with the latest information in broadcast and media technology. You do NOT want to… read more