ABC Radio

  1. Tamiko Fletcher Named VP of Cumulus Network Operations

    May 10, 2012 3:41 PM EDT Cumulus Media Networks today announced the appointment of Tamiko Fletcher to Vice President of Network Operations. Fletcher will oversee the operational aspects of new program and service launches and assist Dennis Green, Senior Vice President of ...

  2. Jenni Rivera To Host Radio On Entravision

    September 26, 2011 7:45 AM EDT Jenni Rivera renewed her recording contract with UMLE/Fonovisa. She has a reality TV series on bilingual channel mun2. And now, she has her own radio show. "Contacto Directo con Jenni Rivera" will begin airing October on radio properties ...

  3. Thalia Links With ABC Radio For Show

    March 01, 2007 12:00 AM EST Mexican pop singer Thalia and ABC Radio have teamed up to produce a syndicated radio show. The two-hour weekly program, "Conexion Thalia," will focus on Latino culture and lifestyle fashion and celebrities. A formal announcement and deta ...

  4. CMA Elects New Board Members, Spalding President

    October 26, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Board startts Nov. 7. The Country Music Association held the annual board of directors election meeting in Nashville this week. Taking over as president of the board is Clarence Spalding, president of Spalding Entertainment. Spalding will be joine ...

  5. Emmis Reveals iTunes For All Station Web Sites

    June 02, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Music store integration was piloted in May. Following the rollout of iTunes Music Stores onto the Web sites of two of its premiere radio properties, Emmis Communications has revealed the integration of the popular downloading service onto all of i ...

  6. HD Ad Campaign Hits 28 Radio Markets

    February 21, 2006 12:00 AM EST Spots scheduled for more than 250 stations. The initial phase of a $200 million ad campaign intended to accelerate the adoption of HD radio begins this week in 28 markets. Thirty- and 15-second spots promoting the benefits of HD radio are schedule ...

  7. Spanish Media Giant Univision For Sale

    February 08, 2006 12:00 AM EST A late afternoon announcement from Univision today (Feb. 8) confirmed that the Spanish language media company is on the block. Univision has retained UBS Investment Bank as a financial advisor to help After months of speculation, Univision Communi ...

  8. Citadel Acquires ABC Radio

    February 06, 2006 12:00 AM EST The Board of Directors of the Walt Disney Company and Citadel Broadcasting have approved a definitive agreement to combine ABC Radio with Citadel Broadcasting. The widely rumored merger, was finally u The Board of Directors of the Walt Disney Comp ...

  9. Citadel Acquires ABC Radio

    February 06, 2006 12:00 AM EST New company third largest radio group in U.S. The Board of Directors of the Walt Disney Company and Citadel Broadcasting have approved a definitive agreement to combine ABC Radio with Citadel Broadcasting. The widely rumored merger, was finally un ...

  10. Greater Media, Emmis Unveil HD2 Strategies

    January 19, 2006 12:00 AM EST Markets include N.Y, L.A., Chicago, Philly, more. Greater Media, a founding member of the HD Digital Radio Alliance, has announced the details of its digital multicast channels for the Boston and Philadelphia markets. The eight new channels are mo ...

  11. Source: Citadel, Entercom Final Bidders For ABC

    December 06, 2005 12:00 AM EST Cumulus, Cumulus Media Partners eliminated. Entercom Communications and Citadel Broadcasting are the two leading bidders for the radio assets of the Walt Disney Company, a source very close to the situation told Billboard.biz. Cumulus Media and of ...

  12. Destra Acquires Aussie Indie Rajon

    November 29, 2005 12:00 AM EST Publicly-listed Australian Internet and E-commerce company Destra Corporation has signaled its plans to expand into the digital music and mobile phone content markets with the purchase of Sydney's Raj Publicly-listed Australian Internet and E ...

  13. Multi-Network Telethon Set For Katrina Relief

    September 08, 2005 12:00 AM EDT U2, Alicia Keys, Garth Brooks, Paul Simon, Rod Stewart and the Dixie Chicks are among the artists that will perform during "Shelter From the Storm: A Concert for the Gulf Coast" a live telethon to be U2, Alicia Keys, Garth Brooks, Paul S ...

  14. XM Buys WCS; Sirius Eyes ABC Radio

    July 19, 2005 12:00 AM EDT One satellite radio company was rumored to be interested in acquiring ABC Radio from the Walt Disney Co. on July 13, while the other made an acquisition. (The Hollywood Reporter) -- One satellite radio company was rumored to be interested in acqui ...