In an after hours filing Tuesday night it was disclosed that Entercom CEO David Field has purchased 248,000 shares in his company over the past few days. At an average price of $1.42 a share the total cost of the purchase was about $352,200.
Advanced Media Partners in Peoria and Brewers Distributing presented a check for $20,035.28 to the local food bank. The money was raised through the Central Illinois Food Drive Radio-thon with Jim Mattson and Tim van Straten on 101.
Attribution and analytics company AnalyticOwl has launched a new service that allows media sellers, ad agencies and advertisers to access industry-specific attribution data from over 4 billion responses to advertising.
Beasley New Jersey’s WMGQ-FM and WCTC-AM recently hosted its first Give Hope Radiothon in conjunction with the local Children’s Miracle Network Hospital. Over $13,000 was raised to benefit the hospital’s COVID-19 Emergency Response Fund.
The National Association of Broadcasters has launched a new campaign promoting the First Amendment and its guarantee of free speech and the press. The campaign can be found HERE and includes radio ads, web content and social media posts.
Clear Media Network has hired Chris Leonard as EVP of Affiliate and Business Development. Leonard brings over 30-years of Network experience to Clear having worked for the Total Traffic & Weather Network, Westwood One and Metro Networks.
Laurie DeYoung is celebrating her 35th anniversary as morning show host of 93.1 WPOC-FM. DeYoung started working for the station in 1985.
Her career has given her the chance to interview numerous country music icons over the years.
The National Football League and SiriusXM have expanded their satellite broadcasting agreement. SiriusXM Premier Streaming subscribers will now be able to listen to the official radio broadcast for each NFL team.