Cox Media Group Announces Departure of Kim Guthrie as Chief Executive Officer

ATLANTA – May 6, 2020 – Cox Media Group (“CMG”) announced today that Kim Guthrie, President and Chief Executive Officer, has decided to move on from the organization after a 22-plus year career with the Company. Steve Pruett, Executive Chairman of Cox Media Group, will serve as the Interim Chief Executive Officer until a permanent […]

Cox Media Group Calls on DISH to Bring Back Popular Programming and Stop Spreading Misinformation to Customers

Atlanta, Ga. – DISH continues to black out multiple CMG TV stations across the country, despite CMG’s best efforts to reach a deal. CMG has reached reasonable and amicable agreements with all other major cable and satellite providers to carry local CMG TV stations across the country, serving millions of Americans. “DISH is notoriously greedy, […]

Veteran Music Journalist Phyllis Stark Joins Rare Country As Senior Content Editor

Friday, June 02, 2017 — Cox Media Group’s Rare Country has tapped veteran music journalist Phyllis Stark as its Senior Content Editor, responsible for leading Rare Country’s editorial team in Nashville. In this newly created position, Stark will direct editorial strategy and shape original content for RareCountry.com, contributing across all Rare Country platforms. Effective today, Stark can be […]

Live Taping of ‘The Herman Cain Show’ on News 95.5 and AM750 WSB Hosted by Olde Blind Dog Irish Pub in Milton

Atlanta, GA — Friday, June 02, 2017 — In anticipation of Georgia’s 6th District runoff election, former GOP Presidential candidate Herman Cain, host of “The Herman Cain Show” on Cox Media Group (CMG) Atlanta Radio’s News 95.5 and AM750 WSB (WSB-AM/WSBB-FM), brings his radio show to Milton, Ga. on Monday, June 12, 2017. Cain will tape […]

Cox Media Group Houston Radio Wins 2017 Bonner McLane Public Service Award

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 — Cox Media Group (CMG) Houston Radio was awarded the Bonner McLane Public Service Award for outstanding public service in the Large Market Radio Category from the Texas Association of Broadcasters (TAB). The award will be presented to CMG at the 2017 TAB Convention and Trade Show on August 10, 2017 […]

B98.5 Announces New Morning Show Line-up: Tad & Drex Mornings

Atlanta, GA — Monday, May 15, 2017 — Beginning Monday, May 15, B98.5 (WSB-FM/Atlanta) will be waking up Atlanta with a new addition to the morning show, Drex Renner. Tad & Drex Mornings will air weekdays from 5 a.m.-9 a.m., continuing to focus on the issues that matter to women in Atlanta, music and celebrity news. […]

Cox Media Group Names Ashley Peterson Sr. Director of Human Resources

Atlanta, GA — Wednesday, May 10, 2017 — Ashley Peterson is Cox Media Group’s (CMG) new Sr. Director of Human Resources at the company’s headquarters in Atlanta, Ga. In this role, Peterson supports all of CMG’s corporate client areas, in addition to Rare and CMG’s Washington D.C. News Bureau. Peterson’s professional expertise includes organizational performance and succession, […]

Houston Mayor Proclaims April 28th Dean & Rog Day

Friday, April 28, 2017 — Cox Media Group (CMG) Houston’s morning duo Dean Myers and Roger Beaty celebrate 20 years on the air in Houston on Friday, April 28, 2017. Mayor Sylvester Turner has proclaimed April 28, 2017 Dean & Rog Day in Houston, and the proclamation will be presented to Dean & Rog during […]