Radio

Entercom Communications And CBS RADIO Announce Pricing Of Term Loan In Connection With Merger

March 2, 2017 Entercom Communications Corp. (NYSE: ETM) and CBS Radio Inc. (“CBS Radio”) today announced that CBS Radio has established pricing for a seven-year, $500 million senior secured term loan B to be issued in connection with their previously announced merger. The loan will have an interest rate of LIBOR plus 2.75%, with no [...]

March 2nd, 2017|Radio|

CBS RADIO Names Tim Roberts Vice President Of Country Programming

NEW YORK, NY, February 23, 2017 – CBS RADIO today announced the appointment of Tim Roberts to the position of Vice President of Country Programming, effective immediately. Roberts is currently the Vice President of Music Programming for CBS RADIO Detroit, with direct programming oversight of Country station WYCD-FM, Classic Hits WOMC-FM and Top 40 WDZH-FM, [...]

February 23rd, 2017|Radio|

CBS CORPORATION AND ENTERCOM ANNOUNCE MERGER OF CBS RADIO WITH ENTERCOM TO CREATE PREEMINENT RADIO PLATFORM

February 2, 2017   New York, NY and Bala Cynwyd, PA—Entercom Communications Corp. (NYSE: ETM) and CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS.A and CBS) today announced that the companies have entered into an agreement by which Entercom will combine with CBS Radio in a tax-free merger. The transaction will create a preeminent radio platform, with a nationwide [...]

February 15th, 2017|Radio|

ICONIC SPORTS BROADCASTER JIM ROME REMAINS ON CBS SPORTS RADIO THROUGH NEW MULTI-YEAR CONTRACT

NEW YORK, NY, February 7, 2017 – Renowned sports commentator Jim Rome will remain a popular and consistent voice on CBS Sports Radio through a new multi-year contract, it was announced today by CBS RADIO, the exclusive programmer and operator of the 24/7 sports network. Rome has been the outspoken host of “The Jim Rome [...]

February 7th, 2017|Radio|

CBS RADIO’s Dedicated Sports Property, CBS Sports Radio, Launches on Apple Music

Listen Here NEW YORK, NY, January 18, 2017 – CBS Sports Radio, the 24/7 sports radio network operated by CBS RADIO, has launched a dedicated channel on Apple Music. In addition to being available across hundreds of local radio stations, online and via the Radio.com app, sports fans will now have access to CBS Sports [...]

January 18th, 2017|Radio|

Steve Butler Signs Multi-Year Contract Renewal with CBS RADIO, Continuing On As Vice President of News Programming and Program Director of Philadelphia’s KYW Newsradio

NEW YORK, NY, January 9, 2017 – Steve Butler has signed a multi-year contract renewal with CBS RADIO where he will continue to serve as Vice President of News Programming, and Program Director of Philadelphia’s KYW Newsradio (KYW-AM). Butler jointly reports to Chris Oliviero, Executive Vice President, Programming, CBS RADIO and David Yadgaroff, Senior Vice [...]

January 9th, 2017|Radio|

CBS Sports Radio To Broadcast Two Special College Basketball Showcases, “Never Forget Tribute Classic” and “CBS Sports Classic”

Inaugural “Never Forget Tribute Classic” and Third Annual “CBS Sports Classic” To Be Broadcast on December 10 from New Jersey and December 17 from Las Vegas, Respectively   NEW YORK, NY, December 9, 2016 – CBS Sports Radio is the exclusive national radio broadcaster of two college basketball doubleheaders later this month. Tipping off the [...]

December 9th, 2016|Radio|

CBS RADIO Elevates Tracy Brandys to Senior Vice President, Market Manager and Director of Sales Of Baltimore Market

NEW YORK, NY, December 2, 2016 – CBS RADIO has elevated Tracy Brandys to Senior Vice President, Market Manager and Director of Sales for its Baltimore market, effective immediately. The four-station cluster includes radio stations WJZ-AM/FM, WLIF-FM and WWMX-FM, as well as the CBS RADIO Up Close Performance Studio which hosts local and national sports [...]

December 2nd, 2016|Radio|

CBS RADIO Appoints Fred Bennett As Vice President and General Manager, Traffic Operations and Partnerships

New Executive Role Added to Build and Manage Traffic Content and Sales NEW YORK, NY, November 17, 2016 – CBS RADIO today announces the appointment of Fred Bennett as Vice President and General Manager, Traffic Operations and Partnerships, effective Monday, November 21.  In this newly-created role, Bennett is charged with building an in-house traffic content [...]

November 17th, 2016|Radio|

Play.it’s “Loveline with Amber Rose” Podcast Expands Coverage With Episodes Broadcast on Facebook Live

Tune in Tomorrow Night at 10:00 PM ET/7:00 PM PT on Rose’s Facebook Page   NEW YORK – Nov. 16, 2016 – CBS RADIO and CBS Local Digital Media are teaming with Facebook to exclusively broadcast future episodes of the popular Play.it podcast “Loveline with Amber Rose” on Facebook Live beginning tomorrow night, Thursday, Nov. [...]

November 16th, 2016|Radio|