Stocks on Tuesday extended strong gains into a second day as Wall Street embraced what’s expected to be soothing words from Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke. Extending its streak of triple-digit moves into a sixth session, the Dow rose 139.15 points, or 0.9%, at 15,319
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GREATER MEDIA Talk WBT-A-F/CHARLOTTE is shuffling its lineup on JULY 16th, shifting BRAD KRANTZ and BRITT WHITMIRE from 3-6p to 6-9p weekdays, swapping places with station veteran JOHN … more
Zillow, the real estate information and home-related marketplace, has rolled out a new TV spot via Deutsch LA as part of the company’s first-ever national campaign, “Find Your Way Home.” A new spot, called “Long Distance,” began airing 6/17, as the traditional summer home shopping season heats up.
Veteran talent agents Marc Guss and Phil Sutfin, co-founders of talent management company ACM, have partnered with broadcast vet John McConnell to launch and spearhead ACM Broadcast. Based in NYC, the company aims to create a unique business environment where established and burgeoning talent strategize on using radio and other audio broadcast platforms as the foundation to build their brand. “I’ve always believed in the power of radio and am a proponent of making that a priority in a performer’s career,” says McConnell. “I look forward to working with talented individuals and helping them to realize their full potential as they soar to new heights.” “John has always been one of my main go-to radio programming executives because of his innovative thinking,” says Guss.
Sinclair Broadcast Group has entered into an agreement to purchase the assets of Dielectric from SPX Corporation. New products from Dielectric’s diversified RF catalog, along with support for existing installed product, will be provided by current employees
An alleged carjacking suspect led police on a high speed chase for more than an hour through Phoenix before pulling off the road and appearing to shoot himself in the head on live television.
DIAL GLOBAL is bringing aboard RONALD FURMAN, who will join the company as Chief Revenue Officer. He will be based in NEW YORK CITY and will report directly to CEO PAUL CAINE.
In an exclusive Power Player interview with ALL ACCESS, CLEAR CHANNEL Chairman/CEO BOB PITTMAN downplayed the debt load facing the company as well as the financial moves it had to make to … more
The NATIONAL RELIGIOUS BROADCASTERS have filed comments in the FCC’s indecency docket asking for the Commission to “improve and tighten its current indecency regulations” but … more