Leading financial forecasters and radio group executives will come together to provide insight on the radio business’ economic future in a 2016 Radio Show session set for Wednesday, September 21 from 8:30 a.m.-10:00 a.m. CT.
The session is hosted by law firm Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP, with breakfast provided by sponsor Media Services Group.
The Radio Show, produced by the Radio Advertising Bureau (RAB) and the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB), kicks off the evening of September 20 at the Omni Nashville Hotel and concludes the morning of September 23.
Pillsbury partner Scott Flick will lead a discussion with panelists that include Beasley Broadcast Group interim CEO and EVP/CFO Caroline Beasley; Cox Media Group EVP/Radio and CMG Research head Bill Hendrich; Alpha Broadcasting Chairman Larry Wilson; U.S. Bank SVP/Media and Communications Division Garret Komjathy; and Capital One Managing Director/Team Leader for Tech, Media and Telecom Ray Shu.
Prior to the panel, J. Davis Hebert, Wells Fargo Securities Director of High Yield Media, Cable and Telecom, will present Wells Fargo’s annual report on the financial state of the radio industry.
The 2016 Radio Show will bring radio broadcasters and industry colleagues together to share knowledge, discover the latest innovations, network with industry leaders and explore creative business strategies for the digital age.
Attendees will also have the opportunity to meet RBR + TVBR’s new Editor-In-Chief, Adam R Jacobson.
Adam is a veteran media journalist and multicultural marketing and advertising analyst. From 1996-2006, he held various positions at former industry trade publication Radio & Records. He has also been a senior-level editor at Hispanic Market Weekly, and has written feature stories on radio and music for the Miami Herald.