I have repeatedly talked about how urban radio is ignoring online potential by creating databases and creating an ansillary product for advertisers to reach listeners. I see iHeartmedia (formerly Clear Channel) is finally getting on top of it who knows when the other corporations will come around.
Derrick Brown has been appointed as one of the new Directors of Social Media for Chicago. Brown will oversee social networking for WVAZ-FM (V103), WLIT-FM (93.9 Lite FM) and WGRB-FM in addition to his PD duties at V103. Operations