Author: Michelle Butrim

Travis Daily Named Operations Manager of Beasley Media Group Tampa

Travis Daily has been named as the new cluster Operations Manager and Program Director of WQYK 99.5FM in Tampa. He will officially begin his new position on Friday, April 20, 2018. Daily spent the past 17 years at iHeartMedia, where he most recently served as SVP of Programming of the company’s Tampa and Sarasota radio clusters. Prior to that, he worked as the Morning Drive Host and Operations Manager for Clear Channel Southern Colorado (including Colorado Springs and Pueblo) and was the Program Director and Morning Drive on Country KCCY. Before joining Clear Channel KCCY, the radio veteran served as the Program Director/Operations Manager for Walton...

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Question Of The Week: April 20, 2018

April 20, 2018 If you could join any band from any era, what band would it be and what role would you play in the band? Rich Davis, KDWB: Lead singer of Def Leppard! Joe Elliot, I’d be that guy all day every day. He was my idol back then. Jonathan Reed, WNOK: Motley Crue for the stories.  I would be the ‘cow-bell’ dude. Chris K, 106.5 The End: Since I’m a keyboard player, it would have to be keyboards for a great eighties band like Duran Duran. What a fun ride that would’ve been! Alex Tear, Y100/iHeartMedia Miami: Keyboards for Depeche Mode. Jonathan Shuford, WRVW: Matchbox...

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eQB: April 17, 2018

As the radio industry continues its streak of uncertainty with ownership issues and in light of the David Field memo of a couple weeks ago, we decided to make our periodic call to one of our most trusted opinion makers when it comes to the state of affairs in the industry. So this week our Cover Story turns to Radio Animal Media Strategies CEO Dom Theodore. Domino took some time from his busy consultancy business to share his thoughts on several pressing issues challenging our medium today. In Programming To Win, Rich Van Slyke explains just how much goes into a good piece of imaging. Find out all about Rich’s seven ways to make your copy truly rock. Question of the Week asks: Which artists from any era would you like to take a long car trip with and what would be the main topic of conversation? The Music Industry Unites For A Taste Of Hope In NYC in FMQB Hot Shots and our photo flashback in This Week in FMQB History.

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Question Of The Week: April 11, 2018

April 11, 2018 Which artists from any era would you like to take a long car trip with and what would be the main topic of conversation? Alex Tear, Y100 / iHeartMedia Miami: Afrika Bambaataa & The Soul Sonic Force. Funk and Soul historians. They started it all. I would want to hear it all! Toby Knapp, WASH: Bob Dylan. Jimi Hendrix. John Lennon. Kanye West. Johnny Cash. Chester Bennington. Chris Cornell. Kurt Cobain. The main topic? Life and change. BTW… Shawn Mendes could ride along with us and Halsey. Kobi, WNRW/WLGX: Snoop Dogg, Justin Timberlake and Prince! I’m...

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