Hubbard’s WTOP Is Top Of The Radio Heap

Hubbard’s WTOP is Top of the Radio Heap

Hubbard Radio, LLC's WTOP-FM has firmly planted itself atop BIA/Kelsey's list of radio stations with the highest estimated gross revenue in 2016, according the first quarter edition of BIA/Kelsey’s 2017 Investing In Radio® Market Report. WTOP-FM, a staple of the Washington,…

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The New Factors Facing SMBs In The Loyalty Game

The New Factors Facing SMBs in The Loyalty Game

Accenture released a report that declared loyalty points are dead for consumers and there are new factors at play influencing consumers' choices for loyalty. The Accenture Strategy report, ‘Seeing Beyond the Loyalty Illusion: It’s Time You Invest More Wisely’, captures…

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Radio’s Outlook For 2017

Radio’s Outlook for 2017

What’s up for radio in 2017 and beyond? According to BIA/Kelsey’s CEO, Thomas Buono, the future for local radio stations in 2017 and beyond is determined by their ability to sell multi-platforms – both their over the air audiences and…

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$500 Million For A Radio Cluster?

$500 Million for a Radio Cluster?

In its recent report on CBS Radio, BIA/Kelsey provides a detailed analysis on the radio industry, the leading radio groups and the markets in which CBS Radio competes. One conclusion is that the CBS Radio cluster in New York City could…

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Analyst Workshop: Local Ad Revenues Reach $146 Billion

Analyst Workshop: Local Ad Revenues Reach $146 Billion

This is the latest in BIA/Kelsey's Analyst Workshop series. It delivers analyst insights through video renditions of recent presentations. Embedded video clips contains slides with analyst voiceover.  _______ Local ad revenues will hit $146.3 billion this year, growing to $172.2 billion by 2020.…

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