Jacobs Media’s “Radio’s Interactive Superstar” Winner
WTMX/Chicago Social Media Manager, Chris Petlak, Wins (And it was close!)
Southfield, Michigan – In an amazing surge of voting, Hubbard Radio’s Ch
ris Petlak, (WTMX/Chicago) has won an industry election to be named “Radio’s Interactive Superstar.” The contest, sponsored by radio consultants Jacobs Media, was designed to highlight the digital and social media talent throughout the radio industry, as well as showcase examples of the great digital work being done by local stations.
The Jacobs Media web site was inundated with more than 43,000 votes over a one-week period. Not surprisingly, each of the contestants marshaled their social networks and communities to generate votes, demonstrating the power of social media.