November 7, 2017CPR Promotional Check-Up - Nov 7, 2017
Quote Of The Year (So Far)
"Ideas without action are nothing but entertainment!" - Ray Quinn, Muckety Muck, Regional Dude For iHeart
The A.I. Invasion
It's landed and taken over 94/9 in San Diego http://www.fm949sd.com/invasion#/
iHeart in Tuscaloosa will be doing FRF, or, First Responder Friday tomorrow:
On Friday morning, it will be a First Responders Friday at the Chick-fil-A in Northport.
CFA will be giving away free chicken biscuits or 4-pack chicken mini's to any first responder who stops by from 8-10 AM Friday morning. We will be on-site for the 2 hours.
I'm getting Bobby Bones to cut some liners for me to play throughout the show Thursday morning teasing First Responder Friday, and also on Friday morning as well.
November 6, 2017CPR Promotional Check-Up - Nov 6, 2017
Hot Hit I think this is the third go-round with this methodology for Hot 89.9 in Ottawa, a station so big that to grow their audience they would need to breed the ones that they already have. One song. When it plays, be the right caller and win $10,000. In this case, ...
November 3, 2017CPR Promotional Check-Up - Nov 3, 2017
The Twelve Ho's Of Christmas Radio has become the master of taking great prizes and dumbing them down to inconsequential sounding throwaway items. "Giftcards". As a term and in most usage, sux. One of the Promotion Directors just sent me their ...
November 2, 2017CPR Promotional Check-Up - Nov 2, 2017
Noise Girl In the beginning, there was Party Girl and stations like the Hot's in Ottawa and Norfolk would have their person out every night at clubs, block parties, events and basically wherever large numbers of people would be to take photos and be seen and market the ...
November 1, 2017CPR Promotional Check-Up - Nov 1, 2017
Holiday Parades Many markets have them. Some of have multiple parades in various surrounding communities. (Usually in the South) We get pretty desensitized to stuff that the average listener would think is the coolest thing in the world. Like riding in limos. Going ...
October 31, 2017CPR Promotional Check-Up - Oct 31, 2017
2018 Budgets One of the stations is working on budgets and is factoring in money for a market visit in 1st Q. My experience is that if someone asks what you'd like for next year and your first response is "money for contesting", people up at that level don't appreciate ...
October 30, 2017CPR Promotional Check-Up - Oct 30, 2017
Untangled For Tickets WWE is coming to Mankato at Hot 96.7 had front row. Right there for the fake blood packet splatter and hand signals of "Okay, now you scream in anguish". So the contest was to guess which member of the show could pull two untangled cords out of ...
October 27, 2017CPR Promotional Check-Up - Oct 27, 2017
Game Of Phones From Ray and Giant-FM in Cape Breton. Winners go into a a grid of other winners and one will get $10,000. Ray Calabrese can answer how it works and maybe share some imaging. He told Matt Macleod that next time he would give the two players three hours ...
October 26, 2017CPR Promotional Check-Up - Oct 26, 2017
Throwable Mic Because you just never know. http://getcatchbox.com/ The Biggest Concert Of...2018!!!!!!! One of the stations has a big on-sale for a show that's in 9 months and the requisite ticket giveaway. The idea? Post an "hours until the show" updated graphic to the ...
October 24, 2017CPR Promotional Check-Up - Oct 24, 2017
Thanksgiving Groceries First, a reminder, at least for the CHR's and Rhythm stations, be sure to sell a club night on Wednesday the 22nd. It's a HUGE night for clubs. Make sure to get on it. Thanksgiving + Food and in the last week a bunch (tm) of stations have had ...