SportsRadio 94WIP, Phillies Extend Broadcast Rights Agreement

CBS RADIO’s SportsRadio 94WIP announced an extension of their broadcast partnership for exclusive live play-by-play coverage of The Philadelphia Phillies pre-season, regular season and post-season games.  As part of the extension, live coverage will begin with the team’s first spring training game against the New York Yankees on Friday, February 24, 2017 from Tampa, Florida. … Continued

 David Dye announces a changing role with World Cafe radio show

WXPN to honor Dye and World Cafe’s first 25 years of musical discovery with special events in March and the establishment of World Cafe Next Fund   World Cafe Host & Producer David Dye (PHOTO: Joe del Tufo)   David Dye announced to listeners of WXPN-FM his decision to step back from his full-time role … Continued

With sadness, we announce passing of Jeff Finken

Jeff Finken, Sales Research Marketing Manager at WPHL – Tribune Media for the past 16 years and a good friend of the Philly Ad Club including being Commissioner of the Philly Ad Club Softball league, has died. The service for Jeff will be next Saturday, 11/19 at 10:30 at St. Catherine’s Church in Spring Lake, NJ. See clip … Continued

The Philadelphia Inquirer’s Emerging Icon Awards winners

  Terrance C.Z. Egger, publisher and CEO of Philadelphia Media Network; Stan Wischnowski, Executive Editor of PMN; and Bill Marimow, editor of The Philadelphia Inquirer, announced the selection of six “Emerging Icons”  who will be recognized at the Industry Icon Awards event on Wednesday evening, November 16, 2016, at Vie on North Broad Street.   These … Continued

2016 Mid-Atlantic Emmy Awards

The Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) presented the 2016 Mid-Atlantic Emmy® Awards during a three-hour ceremony held at the Philadelphia Marriott Hotel.  A total of 86 Mid-Atlantic Emmy® Awards were awarded in 78 categories as the sold-out audience of more than 600 regional television industry professionals and their … Continued

Veteran Reporter Walt Hunter joins forces with Bellevue Communications Group

Bellevue Communications Group  has formed a strategic partnership with veteran reporter Walt Hunter to provide media training and media protocols for police departments, fire departments, and emergency responders. Hunter, who retired from CBS3 in May, served 44 years in the TV industry—36 of them as an Investigative Reporter for CBS 3 Eyewitness New and spent … Continued

TELEMUNDO62 LAUNCHES NEW WEEKDAY NEWSCAST ON SEPTEMBER 26

Telemundo62 / WWSI  will launch a new half-hour weekday newscast on Monday, September 26 at 5 PM. Iris Delgado will anchor Noticiero Telemundo62 a las 5 PM, the market’s only live and locally-produced Spanish-language newscast in the time period that will deliver viewers the latest breaking news and weather forecasts, first. The added newscast will … Continued

Talia Schlanger joins World Cafe as contributing host and radio producer

WXPN, the member-supported public radio station of the University of Pennsylvania and producer of the daily NPR-distributed music program World Cafe, added Canadian broadcaster Talia Schlanger  as Contributing Host and Radio Producer. Schlanger will start in this new position on October 3. Schlanger is widely known in Canada for her work as a host/interviewer/writer for … Continued