Cox Media Group Explores Strategic Partnership with Multicultural News Network

“Multicultural News Network” Slated to Launch in Second Half of 2021  News Network Will Be the Voice of America’s Multicultural Communities   Multicultural News Network (MNN), a non-partisan, national news network that will bring an unbiased national forum for the voices of America’s underserved multicultural communities, will launch in the second half of 2021. MNN […]

Cox Media Group Appoints Joseph “J.P.” Hannan EVP & Chief Financial Officer

Appointment Will Further Strengthen CMG’s Executive Leadership Team November 19, 2020 – ATLANTA –– Cox Media Group (“CMG”) today announced the appointment of Joseph “J.P.” Hannan as EVP & Chief Financial Officer, effective immediately. Hannan joins CMG from AutoWeb, a full-service marketing organization for dealers and manufacturers, where he served as EVP & Chief Financial […]

Cox Media Group Announces Promotions for Houston and San Antonio Radio

Appointments Expand and Underscore CMG’s Trusted Radio Brands, Talent & Programming Houston, TX – October 20, 2020 – Cox Media Group today announced several promotions within the CMG Houston and San Antonio Radio team. The appointments are effective immediately and build on the great foundation of the Radio team while accelerating the Company’s drive to […]

WOEX’s Launches New Morning Show “Epi and Bebo In The Morning” Today on Exitos 96.5 Longstanding Local and Live Duo Rise and Shine – and Connect – with Central Florida

ORLANDO, Fla. – Monday, September 28, 2020 – Cox Media Group Orlando today announced that WOEX has hired Epi Colon and Bebo Adames, longtime personalities in the Orlando market, to host mornings starting September 28, 2020. The show “Epi & Bebo In The Morning on Exitos 96.5” will broadcast weekdays from 6 a.m. to 10 a.m. […]

Cox Media Group Athens News Director and WGAU Morning Show Host Tim Bryant Honored as a Georgia Radio Hall of Fame Career Achievement Inductee

ATLANTA – Tuesday, September 8, 2020 – Cox Media Group (CMG) today announced that Athens News Director and WGAU Morning Show Host Tim Bryant has been honored as a Georgia Radio Hall of Fame Career Achievement Inductee for his more than 30-year career in radio. Bryant is one of 7 radio icons to have receive […]


JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – August 19, 2020 – Cox Media Group (CMG) Jacksonville announced today that Jules Riley has been named Operations Director effective August 24. In this role, Riley will be responsible for all cluster content for CMG Jacksonville Radio. Riley, a 20-year radio veteran, possesses a multi-format career spanning roles as on-air talent, program […]

ESPN 690 Finalizes Agreement to Become Affiliate Radio Station of the Florida State Seminoles

Relationship Includes Live Football, Men’s Basketball Game Coverage in 2020-21 JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Friday, July 31, 2020 – Cox Media Group today announced an agreement solidifying ESPN 690 as Florida State University’s official radio affiliate in Jacksonville, as secured by the Seminoles’ multimedia rightsholder, Learfield IMG College. The relationship calls for ESPN 690 to broadcast […]

HOT 99.5 Relaunches HOT Cares Community Outreach Program with a Renewed Focus on Six Key Pillars Important to the Community

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – July 29, 2020 – CMG Station HOT 99.5 today announced the relaunch of its HOT Cares community outreach program. The community-first initiative places a dedicated focus on six key pillars that will provide a platform for action, education and dialogue while better serving Florida’s First Coast. The HOT Cares program, a brainchild […]