A Second Cumulus Bankruptcy

Inside a Second Cumulus Bankruptcy

  • The scenario for another Chapter 11 filing soon after the first ends.
  • How Cumulus is keeping lenders completely in the dark. They don’t see it coming.
  • How Cumulus is actively trying to prevent a hostile takeover offer.
  • What happens to Mary Berner in a second bankruptcy.

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Cumulus Rate War Against Competitors

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  • How a competitor caught Mary Berner authorizing huge rate discounts on the very day she called out the radio industry at CRS for dropping rates.
  • New Cumulus rate discounts that are so low they sent a shock wave to competitors.
  • The competitor that directly asked Mary Berner to stop cutting ad rates.
  • And, you won’t believe Berner’s response.
  • Details of the biggest Cumulus ad giveaway on it’s number one station.
  • What corporate is telling market managers they must now accept for ad deals leaving competitors helpless.
  • A big related issue between program directors and Mike McVay.
  • The low ball Cumulus ad package, rates, times – all the details.

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            Newspapers Buying Radio Stations

            Cumulus Orders More Trade

            The iHeart Breakup

            Cumulus Management Consolidation

            Alpha – Dead Man Walking

            iHeart & Cumulus – Big Plans After Bankruptcy

            Radio Groups Likely To Sell Or Buy

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Newspapers Buying Radio Stations

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  • Yes or no, will you be working for a newspaper chain now that they can buy radio stations? 
  • Why the current prediction about newspaper owners is way off. 
  • How the glut on stations and radio groups on the block (i.e., Townsquare, Scripps, et al) will impact newspaper companies getting into radio. 
  • BTW – here’s WTMJ’s likely buyer (and this buyer is not a newspaper).
  • How a potential new group of buyers will impact selling prices of stations.

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Cumulus Orders More Trade

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  • The corporate memo that left market managers in disbelief – printed here.
  • Why push for trade when sales are needed? – here’s the answer.
  • Startling revelation about Cumulus first quarter pacing.
  • What Cumulus is not telling bankruptcy court about how it does business.
  • Deep troubles at Westwood One that threaten NFL & NCAA rights.

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The iHeart Breakup

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  • Cumulus Management Consolidation 
  • Alpha – Dead Man Walking 
  • iHeart & Cumulus – Big Plans After Bankruptcy 
  • Radio Groups Likely to Sell or Buy

  • Entercom Local Sales Ploy

  • Scripps Station Sell-off

  • 2nd Bidder for Cumulus Takeover 

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Cumulus Management Consolidation

Why it matters – Cumulus is awarding contract extensions and bonuses to Mary Berner’s publishing pals (and negotiating her own no-cut extension) while reducing air staffs, programming and sales and now – management.

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  • Alpha – Dead Man Walking

  • iHeart & Cumulus – Big Plans After Bankruptcy

  • Radio Groups Likely to Sell or Buy

  • Entercom Local Sales Ploy

  • Scripps Station Sell-off

  • 2nd Bidder for Cumulus Takeover 
  • The Cumulus Talent Dump

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Alpha — Dead Man Walking

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A new subscription also unlocks these articles (plus 3,850 more) …   

  • iHeart & Cumulus – Big Plans After Bankruptcy 
  • Radio Groups Likely to Sell or Buy

  • Entercom Local Sales Ploy

  • Scripps Station Sell-off

  • 2nd Bidder for Cumulus Takeover

  • The Cumulus Talent Dump 
  • Entercom Purge of CBS Radio

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