CMG Unveils New Company Logo

Industry-leading Media Company Taps Employees for Design and Selection of Brand Mark ATLANTA – APRIL 28, 2020 – Cox Media Group (CMG) today revealed its new corporate logo after an internal contest among CMG employees, with the company’s Design Our Logo Challenge. Hundreds of entries were submitted by employees, before narrowing the field to three. The finalists […]

Joe Pesh Named New Morning Show Host for CMG’s San Antonio’s New Country Leader Y100 Station

SAN ANTONIO, TX, APRIL 23 , 2020 — Cox Media Group (“CMG”) today announced Joe Pesh will be joining New Country Leader Y100 veteran Beth Chandler as the new co-host of the radio station’s hit morning show. Prior to joining Y100, Pesh spent the past six years in Indiana where he most recently held the […]

Local Radio Outperforms Other Media Sources During the Coronavirus Outbreak

CMG Multi-Market Radio Impact Study Underscores Continued Strength of Radio Amidst COVID-19 ATLANTA – APRIL 21, 2020 – Cox Media Group (CMG) today announced that during this time of crisis, consumers are turning to local radio for information, entertainment and companionship more than any other media source. This according to a multi-market research study conducted […]

CMG Tampa Radio Stations and Metropolitan Ministries Virtual Food Drive Raises $268,000 for Local Tampa Community

TAMPA — April 21, 2020 — Cox Media Group (CMG) Tampa Radio stations WWRM (Magic 94-9), WPOI (Hot 101.5), WHPT (102.5 The Bone), WDUV (105.5 The Dove) and WXGL (107.3 The Eagle) partnered with Metropolitan Ministries to host Feed It Forward: A Virtual Food Drive last Thursday, April 16, where together they raised a monumental […]

Stronger Together ATL: Healthcare Heroes

ATLANTA – April 20, 2020 – This Friday, April 24, 2020, Cox Media Group (CMG) Atlanta radio stations 95.5 WSB (WSBB-FM/WSB-AM), B98.5 (WSB-FM), 97.1 The River (WSRV), and KISS 104.1 (WALR) will honor local healthcare professionals, as part of the Stronger Together ATL campaign, Healthcare Heroes, by amplifying the community’s collective voice through shout-out messages […]

CMG Tampa Radio Stations Partner with Metropolitan Ministries to Host a Virtual Food Drive

TAMPA — April 13, 2020 — Cox Media Group (CMG) Tampa Radio stations WWRM (Magic 94-9), WPOI (Hot 101.5), WHPT (102.5 The Bone) , WDUV (105.5 The Dove) and WXGL (107.3 The Eagle) have joined forces with Metropolitan Ministries to host Feed It Forward: A Virtual Food Drive. On Thursday, April 16, from 6 am […]

Cox Media Group Names Frank Volpicella News Director for CMG Tulsa

OKLAHOMA – Cox Media Group (CMG) names Frank Volpicella as News Director for KOKI/Fox23 in Tulsa Oklahoma. In this role, he will lead news operations for CMG’s trusted brand KOKI FOX23 News. “We are very happy Frank’s returning to Cox Media Group,” said Cathy Gunther, CMG market vice president. “He is has dedicated his career to […]

Stronger Together ATL: Food Drive Cox Media Group Atlanta Radio Stations to host virtual food drive for the Atlanta Community Food Bank

ATLANTA, GA – March 26, 2020 – On Friday, March 27, 2020 Cox Media Group Atlanta radio stations 95.5 WSB (WSBB-FM/WSB-AM), B98.5 (WSB-FM), 97.1 The River (WSRV), and KISS 104.1 (WALR) will host a virtual food drive benefiting the Atlanta Community Food Bank as part of the Stronger Together ATL campaign. Atlanta Community Food Bank […]