Category: Podcast

SMRP 10: Recruitment Advertising | Regulatory Threats | Pai’s Jam

We celebrate our ten-week anniversary with a chat with NAB Executive Vice President of Communications Dennis Wharton about what the National Association of Broadcasters has done for radio operators lately, and the threats we face going forward. Our Promo Check this week…

SMRP 8: Fathers Day Fun | Doing Great Radio | Trickle-Down Credibility

In this week’s podcast, we hear from station owner Brent Lee about a great Dad’s Day promotion with a heartwarming twist. Jay talks about what makes a great-sounding radio station with veteran programming consultant Gary Berkowitz. In our Last Word, Jay asks…

SMRP 7: Promo Check | National Business | Having Fun

In this week’s episode, SMRN Publisher Jay Mitchell introduces a new feature, “Promo Check,” featuring the favorite promotions of our favorite broadcasters. We interview Shayna Sharpe, CEO of Regional Reps, about what radio looks like to the national agencies. Our…

SMRP 6: Political Advertising | Inconvenient Mail

In this outing, host Jay Mitchell shares an attention-getting sales tip that will loosen up those hard to reach prospects .. we get a rundown from communications attorneys Erwin Krasnow and Brad Deutsch on everything you always wanted to know about…

SMRP 5: Surviving and Serving | The Death of Democracy

In this, the fifth episode of our podcast series, host Jay Mitchell talks with Florida Keys broadcaster Jonathan Smith about what he and his stations did to serve the community in the wake of the vicious hurricane strike. Then, in…

SMRP 4: Randy Lawson | Dumped by Siri

In this week’s episode, host Jay Mitchell chats with Randy Lawson, who shares his secrets about his successful transition from programmer to owner. In his “Last Word,” Jay shares his feelings about how Siri betrayed him – and how Apple…