The media industry was beset with a series of layoffs impacting a number of sectors in 2023. Earlier this month, Challenger, Gray and Christmas, an outplacement firm that tracks employment figures, said over 20,000 media jobs have been eliminated this year.
In December 2007, a licensee led by John Low acquired an AM radio station licensed to Wickenburg, Ariz., from Richard and Joann Peterson for $500,000. Today, that facility is based in Apache Junction, and boasts an FM translator in Payson, Ariz.
A helicopter pilot and a photographer working on behalf of the ABC Owned Stations broadcast TV property serving Philadelphia were killed Tuesday evening after their chopper crashed in Washington Township, N.J.
Do you believe that radio works? How long would I have to listen to your station before I heard a mention of or a promotion that included Facebook, TikTok, or Instagram? “Follow us on Instagram!” “See the details on our Facebook page.”
Yesterday, the Wall Street Journal reported that Amazon “is in talks to invest” in Diamond Sports Group, which owns and operates 19 former Fox Regional Sports Networks, including broadcast rights for 42 different NBA, MLB and NHL teams across the United States.
The Food and Drug Administration has adopted new rules designed to ensure that prescription drug ads clearly state the name of the drug and list its side effects in a “clear, conspicuous, and neutral manner” to help consumers sort through the litany of claims they hear on commercials in the growing ad category.