Winning ALL Dayparts, ALL Platforms: Amanda & Jesse, B105, Cincinatti

By Kipper McGee | 08/12/2019 | Comments Off on Winning ALL Dayparts, ALL Platforms: Amanda & Jesse, B105, Cincinatti

This time, Brandwidth on Demand guests Amanda & Jesse explore the increasing awareness that AFTERNOON radio shows like theirs are really EVERY BIT as important as mornings to a winning radio station. And they tell us how the “Brandwidth” approach of making the most out of ALL distribution platforms is no longer optional.  Few stations get…

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The Best of Morning Show Boot Camp – Guest: Don Anthony

By Kipper McGee | 07/30/2019 | Comments Off on The Best of Morning Show Boot Camp – Guest: Don Anthony

Don Anthony is the Founder and President of Talentmasters, Publisher of Jockline Daily and is the creator and host of Morning Show Boot Camp. Each August Don brings together hundreds of the top personalities from throughout the U.S. and abroad for his highly acclaimed Morning Show Boot Camp, radio’s largest gathering of its type. In 2018,…

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RE-Humanizing Radio | Guests: Tracy Johnson & Mike Shepard

By Kipper McGee | 07/15/2019 | Comments Off on RE-Humanizing Radio | Guests: Tracy Johnson & Mike Shepard

You’ve just scored radio’s ‘Daily Double’!  Insights from two of radio’s top thought leaders!  Tracy Johnson is widely regarded as one of the industry’s best management and talent coaches, specializing in developing high profile personality radio shows. One of the newest additions to the Tracy Johnson Media Group is longtime PD, researcher and media strategist…

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#101 – MOM-inating Morning Radio | Guests: Two Men and a Mom, Mix 101.5/WRAL-FM, Raliegh

By Kipper McGee | 07/08/2019 | Comments Off on #101 – MOM-inating Morning Radio | Guests: Two Men and a Mom, Mix 101.5/WRAL-FM, Raliegh

MIX 101-5‘ s Two Men and a Mom (Kyle Smelser, Bryan Lord, and Sarah King) brings a whole new approach, attitude and energy to morning radio — and have the success to prove it. In this episode, they share not just the end result, but the HOW’s and WHY’s behind creating a leading morning show…

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#100 | Guest Fred Jacobs: The Media World is Changing – Are We Listening?

By Kipper McGee | 06/24/2019 | Comments Off on #100 | Guest Fred Jacobs: The Media World is Changing – Are We Listening?

If you’re paying attention to radio, and all things media, you probably know the name Fred Jacobs.  As President of Jacobs Media, he’s worked with clients like CBS Radio, Premiere Radio Networks, Greater Media, MTV, Amazon, Electronic Arts, and NPR, just to name a few. He’s also spearheaded the annual Jacobs Tech Survey, AQ – Radio’s…

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#099: The BRILLIANCE of Idiots – Guests: FREE BEER & HOT WINGS

By Kipper McGee | 06/03/2019 | Comments Off on #099: The BRILLIANCE of Idiots – Guests: FREE BEER & HOT WINGS

Free Beer & Hot Wings started as an afternoon show hosted by former college roommates Gregg Daniels and Chris Michels at a non-commercial station in Omaha. Soon, they moved to mornings before heading on to WBON in Knoxville, TN. Next stop was New Jersey, where they were simulcast on two stations. The Free Beer &…

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#098 – Radio’s NEXT Game-Changer: Guest: Tom Webster, SVP/Strategy, Edison Research

By Kipper McGee | 05/20/2019 | Comments Off on #098 – Radio’s NEXT Game-Changer: Guest: Tom Webster, SVP/Strategy, Edison Research

Tom Webster is SVP/Strategy for Edison Research. With over 20 years of experience researching consumer usage of technology, new media and social networking, his insights could not come at a better time.  This year, their INFINITE DIAL STUDY reveals patterns that can mean tremendous opportunity for legacy radio brands OR present the biggest threats ever. It…

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#097 – KEEP (dot) CALM and EXCEL – Guest: Lori Lewis

By Kipper McGee | 05/06/2019 | Comments Off on #097 – KEEP (dot) CALM and EXCEL – Guest: Lori Lewis

Lori Lewis has been a force of radio for over 25 years. First, on-air ─ with the nationally syndicated “Bubba the Love Sponge” show, then as decorated Program Director in Baltimore. In a move to help radio grow digitally and socially, Lori left day to day programming in 2008 to become Director of Digital and…

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#096: STREAMING Consciousness..(literally!) | Guest: Kurt Hanson

By Kipper McGee | 04/29/2019 | Comments Off on #096: STREAMING Consciousness..(literally!) | Guest: Kurt Hanson

If you’re paying attention to where radio is headed, it’s very likely that you’ve encountered the work of Kurt Hanson. As Publisher and Founding Editor of RAIN ─ Radio And Internet News and the popular RAIN Summits ─ he is also the founder and CEO of the online streaming service Accuradio.com. If you’re not familiar, his…

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#095: Syndication’s Next Generation | Guest: Elaina Smith

By Kipper McGee | 04/22/2019 | Comments Off on #095: Syndication’s Next Generation | Guest: Elaina Smith

  Elaina Smith has become one of the strongest women performers in radio. While working at Entertainment Tonight and The Insider in L.A.,  Elaina found her true passion was radio when she got an opportunity to work with San Diego’s wildly popular Dave, Shelly & Chainsaw morning show. She caught the bug and never looked back. Since then, Elaina has hosted shows…

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