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Jun 24 2017

AGENT EXTRAORDINAIRE: Heather Cohen graces Radio Ink’s June Cover

Radio Ink

Radio Ink’s EIC Ed Ryan interviews Heather Cohen for the June 2017 issues about being one of broadcasting’s most successful and talented agents. Congrats Heather on being recognized as radio’s “secret agent”!

Jun 08 2017

Cumulus’ Kelly Ford & Cheree Carter Earn Gracie Awards

MusicRow.com

Big congratulations to Kelly Ford (Best Co-Host, Radio) and Cheree Carter (Host/Personality, Radio; Imaging) on their multiple Gracies Gala 2017 awards!

Jan 05 2017

“Nash Nights Live” Radio Host Shawn Parr Appears on “Nashville” Season Premiere

Nash Country Daily

Shawn Parr’s well known voice from syndicated radio show Nash Nights Live is now being seen as well as heard – he’s adding acting to his resumé with his third appearance on the beloved hour-long drama Nashville, premiering Jan. 5 on CMT.

Nov 18 2016

Q&A: CHUCK WICKS, CO-HOST OF ‘AMERICA’S MORNING SHOW’

InsideRadio.com

Inside Radio chats with Chuck Wicks about “the many lives of Chuck Wicks,” why artists are a natural to take on radio and who he sees on the other side of the mic.

Oct 31 2016

Blair Garner And Friends Debut Nationally Syndicated ‘The Blair Garner Show’

AllAccess.com

Country Radio Hall of Fame member Blair Garner debuted “THE BLAIR GARNER SHOW” today (10/31) on over 150 stations nationwide. Airing from midnight until 5am, Monday through Sunday, the show broadcasts from Cumulus’ Nash Campus in Nashville and is syndicated nationally by Westwood One.

Oct 14 2016

Gina Grad: Laughing Her Way Up The Charts

The Times of Israel

The Times of Israel delves into what makes Gina Grad one of Los Angeles’ funniest – and quickly rising – stars.

Oct 10 2016

Trey Morgan Lands Co-Host Gig At 99.5 The Wolf/KPLX

Radio Ink

Trey Morgan is headed to Dallas/Fort Worth to co-host mornings with Lisa Taylor on the Wake Up with the Wolf morning show, weekdays 5 a.m.-10 a.m CST on 99.5 The Wolf/KPLX.

Sep 30 2016

iHeartMedia Names Tim Herbster Pacific Northwest SVP/Programming, KKRZ And KXJM/Portland PD

AllAccess.com

Effective October 3rd, Tim Herbster (widely known as Romeo) becomes iHeartMedia’s SVP/Programming for its Pacific Northwest Region, along with PD of Top 40/Mainstream KKRZ (Z100)/Portland and Top 40/Rhythmic sister KXJM (JAM’N 107.5)/Portland.

Sep 21 2016

Zazza Mornings With Cheree Adds WZNS/Fort Walton Beach And WABD/Mobile

AllAccess.com

Cumulus Media adds Tony Zazza and Cheree Carter’s morning show, “ZAZZA MORNINGS WITH CHEREE,” currently airing weekdays on WAOA/Melbourne, FL, to two additional Cumulus stations, WZNS/Fort Walton Beach and WABD/Mobile. The show will debut in both markets on Monday, 9/26 from 5-9a.

Sep 18 2016

Kelly Ford of America’s Morning Show: FACES of Nashville

Style Blue Print

Heidi Potter of Style Blue Print sits down with Kelly Ford to talk about Nashville radio.

Aug 22 2016

Cumulus Adds Armstrong & Getty Show In Four Markets

Jockline Daily

Cumulus Media have added the The Armstrong & Getty Show to its morning line-ups on four additional Cumulus talk stations: KKAT-AM/Salt Lake City; KTBL-AM/Albuquerque; KMJ-AM/Fresno; and KVEN-AM/Ventura.

Aug 15 2016

KLOS/Los Angeles Re-Ups ‘The Heidi & Frank Show’ And Adds Frosty

AllAccess.com

Cumulus Media’s KLOS/Los Angeles have re-signed “The HEIDI & FRANK Show” to a multi-year deal that will reunite them with former cast member Frosty Stillwell in a role as a permanent co-host beginning Tuesday, September 6th.

Jun 25 2016

SHOBOY IN THE MORNING – The “Missing Latin Touch” in New York Radio

Latin Trends Magazine

Latin Touch speaks with Edgar “Shoboy” Sotelo about his much-needed new role in New York morning radio.

May 27 2016

Radio Industry Magazine Supports Programming for Hofstra Students

Hofstra University News

Michael Harrison, publisher of radio industry trade publication Talkers and a 1971 alumnus, presented a generous gift to the Lawrence Herbert School of Communication to help support its radio station and student-centered programs and initiatives during the May 20th national industry conference, “Talkers 2016: Bridging the Generations.”

May 26 2016

THE ALLIANCE FOR WOMEN IN MEDIA CELEBRATES 41ST ANNUAL GRACIES

Jockline Daily

The Alliance for Women in Media once again showcased phenomenal female-driven media with The Gracies Awards at The Beverly Wilshire in Beverly Hills. Congrats to all the winners!

May 10 2016

Phantom Producer Patents New App

AllAccess.com

Phantom Producer has announced the issuance of a U.S. Patent for its web-based application for managing and combining syndicated imaging audio with local station jingles and IDs from either desktop or mobile platforms.

Apr 12 2016

Matt Pinfield Gets “Dream Job” at KFOG/San Francisco

InsideRadio.com

Beginning April 20th, Matt Pinfield takes over mornings on KFOG/San Francisco!

Feb 11 2016

ELAINA D. SMITH: SYNDICATION’S NEXT GENERATION

InsideRadio.com

Inside Radio sits down with Elaina Smith for their column featuring some of the hottest new names among syndicated radio hosts.

Feb 03 2016

Heather Cohen Inducted Into Alliance for Women in Media Boards

Radio Online

Congratulations to Heather on her induction to both of the AWM/F 2016 National Boards of Directors! Heather is also one of three chairs for the 2016 Gracie Awards Gala, taking place May 24, 2016 in Beverly Hills, and The Gracie Awards Luncheon, taking place June 21, 2016 in New York City.

Jan 21 2016

Shila Nathan Joins WNSH/New York Middays

Jockline Daily

Cumulus Country WNSH/NEW YORK has tapped radio vet Shila Nathan for middays effective February 8th!

Dec 21 2015

Radio Ink Publish’s Dialogue: Chris Stigall

Radio Ink

WPHT/Philadelphia’s Chris Stigall talks with Radio Ink’s Deborah Parenti about the morning talk show format.

Dec 04 2015

Kelly Ford Named Co-Host For ‘America’s Morning Show’

AllAccess.com

Kelly will be joining Blair Garner and Chuck Wicks from her previous show on WNSH/NEW YORK at midday.

Nov 11 2015

Jack Diamond Back At WRQX/Washington D.C.!

AllAccess.com

Not only is 107.3 WRQX back to having their Mix moniker, but Jack Diamond returns for the morning drive.

Nov 03 2015

The State of Women on Talk Radio

Talkers.com

Heather weighs in on marketplace conditions affecting female voices in radio for Talker’s The State of Women on Talk Radio.

Oct 15 2015

Blair Garner to Host National Radio Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

RadioInfo.com

The November 5th show will take place at the Museum of Broadcast and Communications in downtown Chicago.

Oct 14 2015

Gary Hoffmann Takes Over Middays at KFI-AM

Radio Online

Gary Hoffmann will now be doing double duty on KFI-AM as he takes over the 1-3pm spot for the station.

Oct 14 2015

Armstrong & Getty Now On LA’s KEIB-AM

Jockline Daily

The Armstrong & Getty Show has expanded its reach, becoming the new morning show for Los Angeles’ KEIB-AM/The Patriot.

Sep 16 2015

Short Bus Radio extends partnership with Westwood One

Jockline Daily

Westwood One has just announced the signing of a multi-year extension with imaging service Short Bus Radio.

Jun 22 2015

Heather Cohen: 2015 Most Influential Women in Radio

Radio Ink

Heather makes Radio Ink’s 2015 list of 100 Most Influential Women in Radio! Congrats, Heather!

Jun 17 2015

Harvey Nagler Honored with Talkers’ Lifetime Achievement Award

Jockline Daily

Heather Cohen presented Harvey Nagler with the 2015 TALKERS Lifetime Achievement Award on June 12th in New York. Click here for Heather’s introduction speech! 

Jun 11 2015

Hollywood Hamilton’s 3 Premiere Shows Attract 100 Affiliates!

AllAccess.com

Congratulations to Hollywood Hamilton on reaching a huge milestone with his three Premiere-syndicated programs — 100 affiliates!

May 26 2015

GRACIES AWARDS 2015: A MAGICAL EVENING WITH REAL IMPACT

Alliance for Women in Media Reflections Blog

Lauren Ciaravalli reflects on her first Gracies gala on the Alliance for Women in Media blog.

May 21 2015

The Alliance for Women in Media Celebrates 40th Annual Gracies

Jockline Daily

The Alliance for Women in Media, presented the 40th Anniversary of The Gracies Awards to a packed house at The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, CA. this week!

Apr 17 2015

Bob Kingsley’s ‘American Country Countdown Rewind’ Launches on NASH

AllAccess.com

Country radio icon Bob Kinglsey will host an extension of “American Country Countdown” on NASH branded Cumulus stations, featuring Country music hits from the 1990s and early 2000s.

Apr 14 2015

Bob Coburn Returns To Middays On KLOS

AllAccess.com

Bob Coburn is returning to 95.5 KLOS/Los Angeles and the 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. slot he made famous from 1980-1994!

Mar 30 2015

5 Questions with Heather Cohen

Alliance for Women in Media Reflections Blog

The Alliance for Women in Media asks Heather a few questions in the lead up to the 2015 Gracie Awards.

Jan 22 2015

Edgar ‘Shoboy’ Sotelo Tapped To Wake Up New York On 92.3 AMP

AllAccess.com

CBS Radio Top 40 WBMP (92.3 AMP)/New York gets ready to launch “Shoboy in the Morning” as its new weekday morning drive show.

Nov 17 2014

The New Now

Radio Ink

In her latest piece for Radio Ink, Heather speaks with Mike McVay, Chris Olivero, and more of the industry’s leading programmers about where the content side of the business is headed.

Jun 23 2014

Heather Cohen: 2014 Most Influential Women In Radio

Radio Ink

Radio Ink names Heather as one of their 2014 Most Influential Women in Radio!

Jun 15 2014

Radio Industry Honors Icon Casey Kasem

Radio Ink

Casey Kasem, the legendary radio personality who for many years hosted American Top 40, died Sunday morning at the age of 82. Kasem hosted American Top 40 and other popular countdown programs from 1970 until his retirement in 2009.

Mar 13 2014

Todd Pettengill Goes On at WPLJ

New York Daily News

Todd Pettengill, now hosting “Todd Show” on WPLJ, talks to the NY Daily News about how Scott Shannon’s departure means a change of focus.

Mar 10 2014

Edgar Sotelo: Hispanic Radio’s Next Big Syndicated Talent?

Radio Ink

Radio Ink profiles Edgar “Shoboy” Sotelo, a rising star in Hispanic radio and one of the hardest-working broadcasters you’ll ever meet.

Feb 12 2014

Jillian Barberie Joins KABC

LARadio.com

LARadio.com finds out how Eric led the charge behind Jillian Barberie’s debut on radio at KABC.

Nov 04 2013

Talented Observations

Radio Ink

Radio Ink contributor Deborah Parenti talks to Heather about switching to talent representation, succeeding in multi-platform environments, and her advice for broadcasting newcomers.

Aug 20 2013

Heather Cohen Named Talkers 2013 Woman of the Year

Talkers Magazine

We are honored to announce Heather Cohen has been awarded the 2013 Judy Jarvis Memorial Award for Outstanding Contributions to Talk Radio by a Woman from Talkers Magazine. Congratulations, Heather!

Aug 23 2012

Superagent Eric Weiss and the Heidi and Frank/Cumulus Marriage

Talkers Magazine

Eric first had the idea that Heidi and Frank would make a good fit in mornings at KLOS as far back as one year ago – before he even represented them.

Feb 01 2012

I Am Entertainment interview: Eric Weiss

I am Entertainment Magazine

Eric shares how he got started and what a typical day is like when you represent high profile clients.

Sep 15 2011

Eric Weiss: Best Off-Air LARP of 2011

LARadio.com

Eric hits LARadio.com’s Best Of List for Off-Air Los Angeles Radio People in 2011. Congrats, Eric!

Feb 01 2008

R & R Publisher’s Profile: Eric Weiss

Radio and Records Magazine

Erica Farber from R & R sits down with Eric to talk about getting into the business, what he strives for with The Weiss Agency, and advice for future talent representatives.