Cox Media Group’s ‘The Billy Madison Show’ Goes into Syndication

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SAN ANTONIO – Jan. 17, 2014 For the first time since its launch in 2012 on Cox Media Group San Antonio’s KISS 95.5 FM, “The Billy Madison Show” now airs in syndication on Anchorage’s KZND. 

“KZND prides itself on being the most entertaining and interactive radio station in Alaska,” said KZND Program Director Jeetz.  “We firmly believe that active rock isn’t only the music, but a lifestyle.  So, we’re extremely excited to announce the addition of The Billy Madison Show to our morning lineup.  The minute we heard the show, we knew it was a perfect fit for KZND to be the most entertaining show in Anchorage!”

CMG Rock Format Leader and KISS Program Director Keith Hastings said that Billy Madison is No. 1 with adults 25-54 and owns every male demo.  “In that time, it’s also been very successful as part of the lineup of CMG stations ‘The Bone’ in Tampa and Rock 103 in Tulsa,” he added. 

Executives at KISS have built an external syndication plan for the show, and CMG is actively preparing for additional affiliates in 2014 and beyond.  Interested stations can contact Hastings for affiliate information and availability.

About Cox Media Group
Cox Media Group is an integrated broadcasting, publishing, direct marketing and digital media company that includes the national advertising rep firms of CoxReps.  Additionally, CMG owns Cox Target Media, which operates Valpak, one of North America’s leading direct marketing companies, and Savings.com, a leading online source for savings.  The company’s operations currently include 14 broadcast television stations and one local cable channel, 57 radio stations, eight daily newspapers and more than a dozen non-daily publications, and more than 100 digital services.  CMG currently operates in more than 20 media markets and reaches approximately 52 million Americans weekly, including more than 30 million TV viewers, more than 4 million print and online newspaper readers, and 14 million radio listeners.  For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at www.coxmediagroup.com.