Independent production company Whistledown is expanding into the podcast and commissioned content market by appointing three new Senior Editors.
Kate Holland, editor of Griefcast and previously with Manx Radio, will head up Podcast Production.
BBC Three Counties Radio presenter Helen Legh has died.
Helen is well known in the Milton Keynes area – having presented breakfast on Horizon and BBC Three Counties Radio, and in the last few years, a weekly show on MKFM.
WorldDAB has launched the WorldDAB Excellence in Automotive Award.
WorldDAB Automotive Group Chairman, Laurence Harrison, announced the new award at the WorldDAB Automotive 2019 conference in Turin, Italy.
As Emmis CEO Jeff Smulyan continued to sell off radio clusters and pay down debt, he’s been saying for well over a year, that he wants to be in businesses that grow faster than radio. His first move: Podcasting.
Mike Rivera will now have two iHeartMedia Country stations to program.
Rivera, who was named Program Director of 96.3 KHEY El Paso TX earlier this month will also add those duties at “Big I 107.9” KBQI Albuquerque NM.
Lee Zapis developed a love of music at an early age. His father, Xen Zapis, had a huge record collection in his basement in Rocky River, where Lee and his sister, Maria, grew up, and the siblings would often sift through it.
The Western Association of Broadcasters held its 2019 WAB Gold Medal Awards Gala Thursday evening at the Fairmont Banff Springs. Hosted by Global Calgary’s Linda Olsen, the awards celebrated the best in Prairie broadcasting.
Carrie Bickmore is set to return to Ten’s The Project following an eight-month break for the birth of her third child.
The radio and TV host will be back behind the desk from July 8, joining Waleed Aly and Peter Helliar.
Mediacorp continues to be Singapore’s number one radio network with eight out of the top 10 spots according to the latest Nielsen Radio Diary Survey. Four out of every five adults listen to Mediacorp radio stations each week¹.