Greater Media Radio Stations Join iHeartRadio Platform
January 9, 2012 at 6:43 AM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO has partnered with GREATER MEDIA to feature 22 radio stations on the iHEARTRADIO digital radio platform.
Under the agreement, GREATER MEDIA's 22 AM and FM radio stations in BOSTON, PHILADELPHIA, CHARLOTTE, DETROIT and NEW JERSEY will be available on the iHEARTRADIO platform beginning APRIL 2012.
"Adding GREATER MEDIA to iHEARTRADIO only improves our leading digital destination for consumers, expanding their ability to find the best and most complete online radio experience anywhere," said CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO Pres./CEO JOHN HOGAN. "CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO and GREATER MEDIA understand that radio connects local businesses to consumers like no other medium can, and this agreement offers more choices for our listeners which is what they want."
"We are thrilled to be able to provide our listeners with even greater access to our stations, anywhere they may be listening throughout the country, with this exciting platform," said GREATER MEDIA Chairman/CEO PETER H. SMYTH.
In DECEMBER (NET NEWS 12/5/2011), CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO and CUMULUS MEDIA entered into an agreement that will extend both companies' digital reach. Under the agreement, the 570 CUMULUS radio stations in 120 markets will be available on the NEW iHEARTRADIO platform.