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Reporter Gets Fired After Lawmaker Complains

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga claims 32 year old Jacqui Helbert was fired for violating journalism ethics. The Times Free Press is reporting that local lawmakers complained about how Helbert reported on a on a state transgender…

Univision to Syndicate Afternoon Show

Univision is launching its L.A. based afternoon show, “El Free-Guey,” into syndication beginning April 10. She show is hosted by Sylvia del Valle “La Bronca,” with co-hosts Jose Gutierrez “El Tambochi”…

Radio Hosts Crossing Over to TV

Univision announced that radio personalities Joel Santiago and Nany Sánchez will be bringing their personalities to the television screen as the faces of Univision New York’s new entertainment program “Viernes y…

He’s Heading Across The Country

Drew Bland is moving from Florida to Seattle as he takes the position of PD at Entercom's 100.7 The Wolf starting April 12. Bland joins the Entercom Seattle team from K92.3 FM (WWKA) in Orlando, where he was Director of Programming and…

Effective Vs. Efficient In Advertising

(By Bob McCurdy) It has been a wild week of media news, led by Verizon, AT&T, Enterprise, GlaxoSmithKline, GM, Walmart, Pepsico, and J&J’s boycott of Google and YouTube due to their inability to safely “traffic”…

Taking A Stand: Go Big Or Go Home

(By Jeff McHugh) You must share your authentic point of view with the audience for your radio show or podcast to be memorable. Your point of view includes opinions, emotions, inner thoughts, and/or personal stories. Most media personalities…

Big Boy Joins Beasley in Detroit

Not the Big Boy syndicated by Premiere. The Big Boy pictured here, who will join Shay Shay on Beasley's 105.1 The Bounce in Detroit. Big Boy in the Morning show with Shay Shay starts Monday. Big Boy has worked at WBMP in New York City, WRDW…

Nielsen Responds To Latest Bubba Claims

After we ran our story yesterday updating you on Bubba The Love Sponge's latest counter-claims against the ratings firm, we heard from Nielsen bright and early in the morning. Their statement was short and sweet:

Jeff & Jenn Go To Washington

Senator Hunter Hill of Atlanta honored Entercom's Jeff Dauler and Jenn Hobby, the hosts of Star 94.1’s morning show, with Senate Resolution 402 recognizing the show’s one-year anniversary. Jeff Dauler and Jenn Hobby have been…

Franchisee’s Turning More And More To Digital

That's according to a new report from Borrell & Associates called "How Franchisees Are Changing Marketing Expenditures." Borrell surveyed 500 local franchise operators and the new report says these franchisees spend 67% more than the…