Spanish Language Radio Station Éxitos 96.5 to Launch in Orlando on Monday June 29

 News and Talk Leader WDBO Now Available on AM580 and 107.3 FM

ORLANDO, Fla. – Wednesday, June 24, 2020 Cox Media Group announces it will launch Spanish language radio station Éxitos 96.5 FM on Monday June 29, 2020.  The new radio station will serve the burgeoning Hispanic community in Central Florida and bring audiences a new, fresh choice for local music, entertainment and information. Éxitos 96.5 will feature hits from artists like Marc Anthony, Romeo Santos, Juan Luis Guerra and more.

Leading the station will be local Orlando media personality, Estee Martin. Martin, raised in Central Florida, has been a host on CMG Orlando sister station Power 95.3 since 2005.

“I’m excited and honored to be a part of something new and historic for the Central Florida Hispanic community,” said Estee Martin, Director of Branding and Programming for Éxitos 96.5. “Ahora con más música y más variedad para la comunidad Hispana.” 

Orlando’s News and Talk, WDBO, is now available on AM580 and 107.3 FM, offering superior coverage across the market. Since its inception in 1924, WDBO has served Central Florida with news, information, and compelling talk programming. As audiences increasingly utilize digital platforms to consume news and audio content, WDBO will continue to be available online at WDBO.com, the WDBO mobile app, and many other streaming devices such as Amazon Echo and Google Home.  The station features an all-star line-up of local personalities such as Joe Kelley, Scott Anez and Tony Marino, as well as national household names such as Sean Hannity, Brian Kilmeade and Dana Loesch.

“WDBO continues to be Central Florida’s home for news, weather, and traffic,” said Keith Memoly, Director of Branding and Programming for WDBO. “With this move, the best news team in the business will be able to serve the Orlando community on multiple platforms.”

“With two dominant TV stations, six radio brands, and various digital platforms, Cox Media Group Orlando delivers the largest audience in Central Florida,” added Jason Meder, VP and General Manager for CMG Orlando Radio. “This move strengthens our portfolio of radio brands and reflects our commitment to serving the diverse community of audiences and advertisers in the market.”

 

About Cox Media Group

Cox Media Group (CMG) is an industry-leading media company with dominant brands, award-winning content, and exceptional people. CMG provides valuable local content to diverse audiences in the communities in which it serves. The company’s operations include 33 market-leading television stations in 20 markets, 54 award-winning radio stations in 10 markets and numerous multi-platform streaming video and digital platforms. Cox Media Group’s portfolio includes affiliates of ABC, CBS, FOX, NBC, and MyNetworkTV, as well as several valuable independent stations. Additionally, Cox Media Group operates the National Advertising Platform business of CoxReps; and offers a full suite of local and regional advertising services with Local Solutions. For more information about Cox Media Group and its businesses, please visit www.coxmediagroup.com.