Nashville tuning in to Stanley Cup Finals

The first two games of the Stanley Cup Finals, broadcast by NBC, drew lots of Nashville eyeballs. Among American NHL markets, Nashville tied with Philadelphia for the seventh-best ratings in Game One and the third-highest in Game 2, bested only by Boston — whose Bruins are playing the Vancouver Canucks for hockey's biggest prize — and Buffalo.

Also, according to a study by Forbes, Nashville had the third-highest growth in NHL attendance for the 2010-11 season, behind Pittsburgh and Tampa Bay.

Jun 8, 2011 7:08 AM

CRB hires two directors

Marketing, partnerships execs coming from local agency, Seattle
May 23, 2011 2:04 PM

New GM for Cumulus stations

Cumulus has found the new general manager for its Nashville stations in Mike Carpenter, who is coming over from Clear Channel's area operations. Carpenter had been with Clear Channel sine 1992.

May 16, 2011 9:30 AM

Longtime Capitol Hill reporter passes away

Cheek rose to regional exec for UPI before joining Tennessean
May 4, 2011 2:08 PM

Worthy, EMI CMG hook up

Worthy Publishing, the venture launched early this year by industry veteran Byron Williamson, has signed a distribution and fulfillment partnership with EMI CMG Distribution, a unit of global music player EMI. Worthy founder Byron Williamson said the link-up combines his crew's sales network with EMI CMG's back-office prowess and "creates an all-encompassing Christian media platform for books, music, and video – the first of its kind in the industry."

Apr 13, 2011 9:31 AM

Thomas Nelson CEO turns over reins to lieutenant

Hyatt staying on as chairman, former chief sales officer to lead publisher
Apr 12, 2011 7:54 AM

Media & Publishing

Apr 7, 2011 7:20 AM
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Better numbers from Debut

Debut Broadcasting posted a fourth-quarter profit of about $65,000, reversing a big late-2009 loss. The top line at the radio station owner and content syndicator (Ticker: DBTB) grew about 15 percent in 2010.

Mar 30, 2011 12:33 PM

Cool Springs Press founder dies

Roger Waynick, founder an publisher of Cool Springs Press, died last week from complications of a stroke. Waynick just last month sold his niche publishing company to a British company and had drawn up plans to expand its offerings.

Mar 28, 2011 7:32 AM

More content for Corporate Board Member

Corporate Board Member has hooked up with two organizations to beef up its corporate governance content offerings, particularly its "This Week in the Boardroom" webcast. CBM President T.K. Kerstetter says his group's partnerships with the National Investor Relations Institute and Society of Corporate Secretaries and Governance Professionals will add expertise in the areas of investor relations and director engagement, among others.

Mar 18, 2011 9:32 AM