The Worldwide Radio Summit
Seth Resler, Digital Dot Connector for Jacobs Media and columnist for All Access, interviews thought leaders from the radio broadcasting industry backstage at the Worldwide Radio Summit in Hollywood, California.
info_outline Tom Leykis 11/15/2018
Tom Leykis Legendary former syndicated radio personality Tom Leykis talks about his rise through the ranks of terrestrial radio before taking his career online with the launch of The New Normal Network. He talks about his early days in radio, life as a "shock jock," and what it takes to make money in internet broadcasting.
info_outline Perry Simon of All Access 11/08/2018
Perry Simon of All Access Perry Simon, the VP/Editor of News, Talk, Sports, and Programming, shares his insights on the radio industry. He discusses smart speakers, podcasting, and what he hears as he travels from industry conference to industry conference.
info_outline Jill Weindorf of Concord Music Group 11/01/2018
Jill Weindorf of Concord Music Group Jill Weindorf, the Senior Vice President of Marketing and Promotion at Concord Music Group, talks about her role as a record label executive. We discuss Concord's label acquisitions, how the role of women at labels has evolved, and the state of rock radio.
info_outline Haley Jones of Nielsen Music 10/25/2018
Haley Jones of Nielsen Music Haley Jones, Director of Radio at Nielsen Music, talks about the data and services that Nielsen Music has to offer not only radio broadcasters, but record labels, artist managers, and booking agents. She discusses the company's Music 360 study, the divergence between radio playlists and music streaming data, and how radio broadcasters can keep up with all of the latest research that Nielsen Music has to offer.
info_outline Michael Saunders of iHeart Radio 10/18/2018
Michael Saunders of iHeart Radio Michael Saunders, the Urban Brand Coordinator for iHeart Radio and Program Director of KQBT-FM (93.7 The Beat) in Houston talks about the urban music format. We talk about the mechanics of programming, from packeting remixes and dealing with artist separation to discovering new music in the clubs.
info_outline Scott Burnell of Ford Motor Company 10/04/2018
Scott Burnell of Ford Motor Company Scott Burnell, the Global Lead for Business Development and Partner Management of the Ford Developer Program, talks about the future of radio in the car dashboard in this backstage conversation at the 2018 Worldwide Radio Summit in Hollywood.
info_outline Jon Zellner of iHeartMedia 09/13/2018
Jon Zellner of iHeartMedia Jon Zellner, the Executive Vice President of Programming Operations at iHeart Media, talks about what it's like to work with over 800 radio stations. He discusses the secret to getting sales and programming teams to work together, where the next generation of radio talent is coming from, and how to build local stations into a national brand.
info_outline JV of KYLD, San Francisco 12/08/2016
JV of KYLD, San Francisco JV, Host of The JV Show on Wild 94.9 in San Francisco, talks about his personal journey as host. He discusses the highs and lows of being a popular radio morning show host, from drug use and firings to saving the lives of sick children.
info_outline Pierre Bouvard of Cumulus Media & Westwood One 10/05/2016
Pierre Bouvard of Cumulus Media & Westwood One Pierre Bouvard, now the Chief Insights Officer at Cumulus Media and Westwood One, has a long history of gleaning insights from data in the broadcasting industry. He discusses the adoption of Nielsen's PPM ratings system, the importance of data to radio advertisers, and the arrival of Cumulus Media's new CEO, Mary Berner.
info_outline Ginny Morris of Hubbard Broadcasting 09/28/2016
Ginny Morris of Hubbard Broadcasting Ginny Morris, the CEO and Chairperson of Hubbard Broadcasting, is widely respected among her peers for running an innovative broadcasting company. We sat down to talk about the right way to fail in broadcasting, what she looks for when purchasing radio stations, and what the she sees when she looks at the state of the industry.