We got an interesting letter from a well respected national Radio DJ about our story on Radio DJs not being ready to represent their stations when a Kanye situation pops up.First and for
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URBAN ONE Urban WHHL (HOT 104.1)/ST LOUIS has tapped LASHONDA "TROPIKANA" HATCH for MD/PM drive.Most recently, she handled afternoons for ALPHA MEDIA Urban WGBZ (B96)/LOUISVILLE, KY and voicetracked middays for LM COMMUNICATIONS Urban WBTF (107.9 THE BEAT)/LEXINGTON, KY.TROPIKANA will also lend voicetracking support for URBAN ONE/OHIO stations WENZ (Z107.9)/CLEVELAND, WIZF (THE WIZ 101.1)/CINCINNATI, and WCKX
Michael Baisden hires veteran radio and television personality Lorenzo “Ice Tea” Thomas.Industry vet Lorenzo "Ice Tea" Thomas is now a part of the Michael Baisden team.
Industry Vet Elroy Smith has exited his post at Summit Media as of yesterday.
The Harris Poll Reputation Quotient measures companies' reputation strength based on 20 attributes classified into six corporate reputation dimensions: Social Responsibility, Emotional Appeal, Products and Services, Vision and Leadership, Financial Performance, and Workplace Environment.
On the heels of the launch of TuneCore UK, leading digital music distribution and publishing administration company, TuneCore, is excited to announce new hires Gillian Morris and Amy Lombardi.
Vadio has completed the first round of fundraising totaling 7.5 million and they hired former VP of Sony Pictures Entertainment Yair Landau as the new COO. The Series A round was led by Marker LLC, with existing investors including Rogue Venture Partners, Manatt Digital Media, Amplify, Mucker Capital, and Wieden+Kennedy.
Megan Ryte has been hired by WQHT-FM (97.1) for the 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekday slot. She relocated from Houston, where she previously has worked for KMJQ-FM, KBXX and Fox 26/TV as an on-air talent and digital producer. She began her career as DJ B*Ryte, before joining WOWI-FM's (102.9) morning and mix shows.
KPRS Hires Kim Brown and moves up John Blaze to mornings for “The A.M.
Universal Music Group (UMG), the world's leading music company, has named Michael Frey, President, Supply Chain & Media Services, effective November 10. Frey, who joins UMG from his current role as President, Sony DADC New Media Solutions, will oversee UMG's global digital and physical supply chains, production/logistics and asset management.
Pandora, the leading internet radio service, announced today that Lars Murray has joined the company as Vice President of Industry Relations, effective immediately. Mr. Murray will lead the company's strategic collaboration with a broad coalition of music industry stakeholders.
Pandora, the leading internet radio service, announced today that David Gerbitz will join the company as Executive Vice President of Revenue Operations, effective July 7th.