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101.5 Lite-FM Las Vegas Flips To KDWN Simulcast

Beasley Media has flipped Soft AC “101.5 Lite-FM” K268CS Las Vegas/KCYE-HD2 to a simulcast of Conservative Talk 720 KDWN. The move brings Conservative Talk programming to FM in Las Vegas for the first time since CBS Radio ended the simulcast of 840 KXNT and 100.5 KXNT-FM in 2015. KDWN registered a 1.1 share in the May 2018 Nielsen Audio Ratings, placing it behind KXNT’s 2.0 share. The Soft AC format of 101.5 was unlisted in the publicly available Nielsen Audio ratings. Beasley also announced that the NFL’s Oakland Raiders, whose games have been heard on KDWN, will also be heard this upcoming year on Country “102.7 The Coyote” KCYE as the franchise prepares for its upcoming move to Las Vegas. Beasley Media Group, Inc., a subsidiary of Beasley Broadcast Gr...[Read More]

Beasley Appoints Dennis Gwiazdon Las Vegas Market Manager

Beasley Media has appointed Dennis Gwiazdon as its new Vice President/Market Manager for its Las Vegas properties. Gwiazdon joins Beasley from Midwest Communications where he had overseen their Nashville properties since 2001. He has also served as VP/GM for Nationwide Communications in San Diego and Brown Broadcasting in San Diego, Salt Lake City, and Seattle as well as President of Sales Insights for Coleman Insights. He supplants Tom Humm, who had been in that position since 2008. Beasley Media Group, Inc., a subsidiary of Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: BBGI) announces Dennis Gwiazdon has been named as the Vice President and Market Manager of the company’s cluster of radio stations in the Las Vegas market, including: KCYE-FM, KCYE-HD2, KKLZ-FM, KDWN-AM, KOAS-FM and KVGS-FM. He w...[Read More]