The Cumulus Escape Plan

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  • How Cumulus is about ready to take a huge hit that could bring it down.
  • What’s holding up the bankruptcy that would erase their debt and give them a fighting chance.
  • If bankruptcy happened tomorrow, the 6 problems that are not going away anytime soon.
  • Why competitors are raiding Cumulus and who they are looking to hire away.

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            iHeart’s Go Fund Me

            How Entercom Will Manage CBS Radio

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Restrictions on Lew Dickey’s Investment Deal

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  • What strings are attached to Lew Dickey’s blank investment check.
  • Telling lender restrictions & conditions.
  • Why Cumulus employees will want to know what Lew’s lender fears enough to tie his hands.
  • For anyone who may wind up working for a Lew Dickey purchased radio station, read this first.

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            iHeart’s Go Fund Me

            How Entercom Will Manage CBS Radio

            Townsquare's Exit

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iHeart’s Countdown Clock

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  • The private and public moves that reveal the future of iHeart and Bob Pittman.
  • What parts of iHeart will be for sale.
  • What is off-limits no matter what happens.
  • When does the uncertainty stop for iHeart employees.
  • Once iHeart lenders are screwed, who gets screwed next?

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            iHeart’s Go Fund Me

            How Entercom Will Manage CBS Radio

            Townsquare's Exit

            Entercom's New Radio Network  

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CBS Radio Memo Trashing Its Employees

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  • Exposed: blistering CBS Radio email threatening employees.
  • A “heads up” … “penalties” coming.
  • Why CBS management resorts to trashing employees just months before the Entercom merger.
  • Favorites singled out by name, everyone else on a public shit list.
  • Read the memo here.
  • Will they survive long enough to see the Entercom takeover?

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            Townsquare's Exit

            Entercom's New Radio Network

            Entercom Makes a Brutal Hire

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iHeart’s Attempt to Avert Bankruptcy

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  • Why iHeart refuses to give up more than the equity in a lender’s re-fi.
  • Who has the balance of power – Pittman or the lenders?
  • Why iHeart was just forced to address their financial problems with employees.
  • How long will this game of chicken continue in front of everyone including advertisers and listeners.

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            Entercom Makes a Brutal Hire

            Westwood One Bombshell

            Entercom’s Post-Merger Management Team

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