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Jackie Rinker Named Cumulus Pensacola Market Manager

Cumulus Media has appointed Jackie Rinker as Vice President/Market Manager for its Pensacola FL cluster. Rinker most recently served as Market President for iHeartMedia Panama City and Tallahassee until exiting in the recent round of layoffs. She has also served as GSM for Cox Media in New Haven and Orlando, and Director of Sales for Treasure Coast Radio and Clear Channel Birmingham. Previous Pensacola Market Manager Davey Willhoit is still listed in the position on the station websites. No word on his status with the company. Cumulus Media announces that it has appointed Jackie Rinker as Vice President and Market Manager for its five radio stations in Pensacola, FL. Rinker was previously Market President for iHeartMedia in Panama City and Tallahassee, FL, and prior to that, was Director o...[Read More]

America’s Morning Show Begins National Rollout

Following the addition of eleven more Nash-FM branded stations this week, Cumulus is beginning the national roll-out of the Blair Garner led “America’s Morning Show”. As first reported by Fybush.com, America’s Morning Show will begin airing on 19 additional Nash branded stations on Monday, February 10. The stations adding the program are: 92.3 WRKN New Orleans 92.9 WLXX Lexington 93.1 WDRQ Detroit 94.1 WNNF Cincinnati 94.5 WTNR Grand Rapids 94.9 WKOR-FM Columbus MS 95.1 WFBE Flint 96.9 WIWF Charleston 97.9 KQFC Boise 97.9 WXTA Erie 101.1 KRMD-FM Shreveport 102.7 WHKR Melbourne FL 102.7 WXBM Pensacola 103.3 WKDF Nashville 104.9 WKOS Johnson City 105.5 WNZB Fort Walton Beach 106.5 WLFF Myrtle Beach 106.7 WZCY Harrisburg 107.1 WPSK Pulaski, VA The nineteen stations joi...[Read More]

Cumulus Adds Two In Pensacola

Cumulus Media has agreed to purchase AC “Soft Rock 94.1” WMEZ and “Your Country 102.7” WXBM Pensacola, FL from Pamal Broadcasting for $6.5 Million. Both stations transmit from in between Pensacola and Mobile, AL and put a city grade signal over both cities which may require Cumulus to have to spin some of their existing properties to stay within ownership limits or make some engineering changes. Cumulus already owns Urban AC “Magic 106.1” WRRX, and the News/Talk pair 1370 WCOA and 100.7 WCOA-FM in Pensacola plus Urban 92.9 WBLX, Urban AC 98.3 WDLT-FM, CHR 104.1 WABD, and the Gospel duo of 900 WGOK and 660 WDLT in Mobile. The two Pamal acquisitions along with 92.9 WBLX, 100.7 WCOA-FM, and 104.1 WABD have city grade signals over both markets. Pamal plans t...[Read More]