Category: 2016

Celebrate the Best in the Industry

What we should say is “Celebrate YOU” because YOU are the best in the industry and YOU deserve to be recognized for your hard work! The Broadcast Excellence Awards Reception is one of the biggest and brightest parties of the year for Michigan broadcasters and you won’t want to miss it! Gather your station’s best… read more

WION Sends “Treasures for Troops”

WION-AM/FM Radio (Ionia) and its many partners hosted the 3rd annual “Treasures for Troops” campaign, November 28-December 2, setting a new record and sending “more packages than ever” to deployed service personnel before Christmas. Through drop-off locations in Ionia County and five daily broadcasts originating from locations around the Ionia area, WION co-owner Jim Carlyle reports… read more

WDVD Raises $100,000 During “Cares for Kids Radiothon”

On November 17, Cumulus Media’s WDVD-FM (Detroit) held a day-long radiothon to benefit all Beaumont Hospital’s Children patients through Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. The hospital provides advanced care for thousands of children from Southeast Michigan and beyond. WDVD’s Blain Fowler, from the Blaine Fowler Morning Show, along with the entire station airstaff broadcast live from… read more

Free Webinar: Register NOW for The Coaching Imperative!

When:  Wednesday, December 21, 2016 1:00 p.m. EST Register HERE  Throughout 2016, Chris Lytle, Instant Sales Training has brought you and your sales team valuable information during these Webinars: Preventing and Overcoming Broadcast Sales’ Toughest Objections Scarce Talent: Recruiting and Hiring the Best Salespeople How to “Talk” Advertising with your Prospects and Customers Today “The… read more

Bounce 105.1 Adds Airstaff

Beasley Media Group’s Classic hip-hop and R&B radio station, WMGC-FM (Detroit), known on-air as “Bounce 105.1,” has introduced its on-air talent lineup.  The station debuted this past July. Detroit natives Suga Rae, DJ Dinero and Reggie Reg Davis as well as Deongello “Gello” Vanorsby from Phoenix are the Detroit station’s new “Ambassadors.” Program Director Al… read more

Drone Legislation Passes House Committee

SB 992 unanimously passed the Michigan House Committee on Communications and Technology last week. The legislation allows a person authorized by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to operate unmanned aerial systems (aka: drones) for commercial purposes in a manner consistent with the authorization. The legislation also sets up a legislative drone taskforce to develop statewide… read more