Bobby Rich is the epitome of “AWARD-WINNING BROADCASTER”, and in this episode, you’ll hear why!
Elected to the Arizona Broadcasters Hall of Fame. Named R&R: AC Personality of the Year and honored locally as Best Of Tucson by The Weekly. His 94.9 Morning MIX named “Best Of The City” by Tucson Lifestyle magazine and "Best Local Radio Show" in Arizona Daily Star Readers Poll. Greater Tucson Leadership gave Bobby their "Community Leadership Award" and Tucson Advertising Federation chose him for the prestigious “Golden Mic Award". And his under his leadership,Mix 94-9 was named R&R’s Station of the Year.
Although Tuscson has been home for over 25 years, Bobby is perhaps most highly regarded as the original creator of HOT AC, as PD of San Diego’s KFMB-FM/B-100. There he also herded the market-dominant and equally award-winning “Rich Brothers” morning show.
Proudly stating that radio was his first love, and will be his last love, he now is channeling that passion to his online station B100-dot-FM, the station so bitchin’, it’s not even a dot-com, it's B100 dot-FM!
He shares the ONE thing separating winning shows and stations from those that aren’t, and reveals secrets that have made ALL of his stations so successful. He also share his thoughts on where radio is headed next.
Ken Levine holds the distinction of being the first (and perhaps ONLY) Emmy Award winner to guest on Brandwidth on Demand!
He was reached the top as an on-air talent (known on-air as "Beaver Cleaver") working at legendary radio stations in markets like San Diego and LA.
Later, he moved to TV, serving as head writer, adviser and director for top hits like M*A*S*H, Cheers, Frazier, Everybody Loves Raymond, the Simpsons and many others.
Then, he fulfilled a lifetime dream, doing play-by-play for Major League Baseball teams including the Baltimore Orioles, Seattle Mariners and San Diego Padres!
Now he sees media like few others ─ and WAIT until you what he’s up to NOW!
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Crys Quimby is a highly regarded broadcast journalist, News Director and PD, who is currently National Director of Programming for NBC Radio News. She has also served as anchor for such market leading brands as Fox News Radio, CNN and one of America’s consistently top-rated and top-billing stations 1010 WINS in New York. Notably, she was Program Director at sister station WCBS Newsradio after a successful run in Los Angeles programming CBS owned KFWB and anchoring on KNX.
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