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kowchmedia client celebrates at transmitter site of Montreal's new English radio station CFQR 600AM
Congratulations to our client TTP Media. Montreal's new English newstalk radio station, CFQR 600AM, started testing its signal June 30th by broadcasting music and recorded messages about its programming coming soon. Photo: Engineer Gilles Guimont (left), TTP Media president Rajiv Pancholy (centre) and TTP partner Nicolas Tetrault. The station is expected to be on air by the end of the year.
Click here for an interview with TTP Media President Rajiv Pancholy on Fagstein's Blog - Montreal's authorative media blog. It is a good read about all the problems TTP Media had to overcome to meet the deadline to be up and running on the transmitter. They beat the CRTC deadline by 30 minutes! Now it is up to the three partners Paul Tietolman (not in the photo) Rajiv Pancholy and Nicolas Tetreault to turn their attention to start looking for on air talent to deliver to English Montreal their vision of the city's newest talk radio station.
kowchmedia is proud of its association with TTP Media in helping them win the license for AM600 and its French sister station at 940AM. Click here for more information on our role.
I've been producing podcasts such as The Art of Charm Podcast for almost 5 years as well as behind the mic for just as long on the Grumpy Old Geeks podcast. As a professional listener of podcasts as well, it's easy to fall into the traps of habit and thinking you know everything. Thank god for Steve and his brilliant coaching! He helped with all areas of our presentation, audience interaction, co-hosting, and banter. After the first session the difference in our shows has been night and day in a great way. His experience is invaluable and I think everyone who has a podcast or plans to start one needs to spend a few sessions on Steve Kowch's couch.
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The On the Kowch Blog has an exclusive report on a Nielsen study that shows Millennials are driving the Surge In U.S. News & Talk Radio listening. But in Canada, Numeris 18-34 rating results are mixed. Click here for the full details.
New Share of Ear Canada study shows radio enjoys a 61 per cent share of all Canadian listening compared to streaming with a nine per cent share. Click here for indepth analysis and opinion on what the study really means and why radio execs might not agree with the findings of the On The Kowch blog.
Spring 2017 PPM rating results in Toronto, Montreal, Edmonton, Calgary and Vancouver
Click here to view results of the 12+, 25-54 and 35-54 demos in Canada's five PPM radio markets. We cover all the radio stations in each market including CBC Radio One and Radio Two. Follow the ups and down of the radio stations by comparing the ratings from Spring 2017 to Winter 2017, Fall 2016 and Summer 2016.
Numeris issues a special statement to Canadian radio stations explaining why the important A25-54 demos are being negatively impacted by the new digital Online Radio Diaries (ORD) used in the 2017 Spring Diary Radio Ratings and 2016 Fall Diary Radio Ratings.
Click here to see the Numeris statement and results of the Spring 2017 Diary Radio Ratings for across Canada. Demos include A12+ and A25-54. We also have CBC ratings for the radio markets where Radio One and Radio Two have stations.
Click hereto find out why the new Online Radio Diary (0RD) may cost Canadian radio stations millions of dollars in lost revenue.
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