Bell Media’s Analysis of the PPMs

Bell Media Report goes market by market, along with the demo and time as well as block breakdowns for Vancouver, Edmonton, Calgary, Toronto and Montreal

Marty Forbes Reports From HIVIO in San Diego

As Mark Ramsey states "....gather a 'hive' of smart people and amazing speakers to see, discuss, and develop big ideas and rising rends in on-demand, radio, content, social, mobile, and technology that will shake up all audio entertainment and information platforms."

Casey Kasem in Critical Condition in Northwest Wash. Hospital

Radio personality Casey Kasem, who is at the center of a legal battle between family members over his care, was in critical condition at a Washington state hospital with an infected bed sore. Kasem, 82, was brought to the emergency room at St Anthony Hospital in Gig Harbor, Washington, on Sunday suffering from the infection and was admitted that day, His condition has since deteriorated, and his family has gathered at his bedside.

Jim Rose Promoted to Station Manager of KING TV

KING director of sales Jim Rose has been promoted to VP and station manager of the Seattle NBC affiliate. Rose started at KING in 2000. Previously he worked for KTVX in Salt Lake City and was a research manager for Blair TV in New York. He started his career as promotion coordinator withWPLJ-FM in New York.

FRIDAY in Broadcast History .. June 6th

As well as D-Day in WWII, June 6th gave us Front Page Challenge on CBC-TV; Gordon Sinclair gave the first of what would be a lifetime of personal newscasts on Toronto's CFRB; Herman's Hermits headlined the Ed Sullivan Show, while Rod Stewart started his solo singing career. Bob Barker taped his final Price is Right, and Bill Haley's "Rock Around the Clock," the record that revolutionized the music business, hit #1 for the first time. Details on these and scores of other anniversaries INSIDE.

Toronto Ad Man David Bray Looks at the Spring Radio PPM’s

For those who maintain the 2+ numbers are of little value, David Bray breaks out the ratings leaders for each city in the various demo groups.

K-97 Production from yesteryear…

Here is some of Mark Summers favorite production work done at K97 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. There are commercials, Station Promo's, Id's & Songs. Voiced by Gord Marriott and Terry Evans.