Category: Question Of The Week

Question Of The Week: January 19, 2018

January 19, 2018 What are your predictions for 2018 in any of the radio, music, and/or social media fields? Jon Zellner, iHeartMedia: Radio will continue to battle perception challenges during 2018 but it should motivate us all to tell everyone our story and focus our brands on what makes us unique. We’re the #1 reach medium in America because of the unmatched companionship that we offer our listeners through the “predictable unpredictability” of our talent and we’re still the #1 mechanism for music discovery. Our programmers should focus on making our brands more than something listeners can stream in...

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Question Of The Week: January 11, 2018

January 11, 2018 What is the one thing you would like to accomplish this year professionally and/or personally? Elizabethany, WIHT: My goal for this year is to bring back the human connection… personally and professionally. I’ve gotten too robotic. I’m constantly trying to check off things on my to do list or see what I’m missing out on with social media or news, and I’m trying my best to live in every moment. Be excited to meet with people instead of stressing about when I can get it done. Really get to know new people you meet, make them...

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Question Of The Week: December 15, 2017

December 14, 2017 What are your Most Memorable Moments of 2017: 1) Proudest moment of the year? 2) Major influence of the year (person or event)? Tommy Chuck, iHeartMedia / Tampa: 1) Being named SVPP for iHeartMedia Tampa Bay. 2) My wife. She set a goal to become a BODYFLO fitness instructor and accomplished it by mid-year. Watching her go from dream to done so quickly was inspiring! R Dub! Z90: 1) So proud of my staff at Z90 who took the station to dominance in the market this year 2) My listeners, who together helped us build a...

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Question Of The Week: December 8, 2017

December 8, 2017 What are your choices in your format for: Artist of the Year, Single of the Year, Best New Artist? Brian Mack, WXXL: Ed Sheeran; “Shape of You,” Ed Sheeran; Logic.   Joey Brooks, WHYI/WMIA: Ed Sheeran; 1-800-273-8255, Logic; Dua Lipa. Jammer, WEZB: Ed Sheeran; “Shape Of You,” Ed Sheeran; Halsey. Toby Knapp, WIHT: Ed Sheeran; “Bad At Love,” Halsey; Logic.     Reid, KZZP: Ed Sheeran, “Shape of You,” Ed Sheeran; Niall Horan. Casey Reed, WIOQ: Ed Sheeran, “1-800-273-8255,” Logic; SZA. Fish Boy, WKRZ: Imagine Dragons; “Strip That Down,” Liam Payne; Liam Payne. Jill Strada, WFLC:...

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Question Of The Week: December 1, 2017

December 1, 2017 What is your favorite holiday movie of all-time, and what is your favorite all-time holiday song? Frankie V, KSSX: A Christmas Story is the must watch every year! My favorite Christmas Song is “Dominick The Italian Christmas Donkey”, which just happened to be my college Frat pledge name. Reid, KZZP: Christmas Vacation. Leroy Anderson “Sleigh Ride” and “Dominick the Donkey” by Lou Monte. Java Joel, WAKS: A Christmas Story. Some of the filming locations are right here in Cleveland, including the house and exteriors. They do tours and have a museum and gift shop across the...

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eQB Cover Story

FMQB FACE-OFF: Jonathan Shuford, PD WRVW/107.5 The River, Nashville and Josh Reich, Warner Bros Records VP of Top 40 Promotion & Digital Strategy