ESPN Radio Brings In Affiliates For Second 'Audio Avenue' Day
May 18, 2012 at 4:49 AM (PT)
ESPN RADIO is holding its second annual "Audio Avenue" day bringing in talent from the network's four owned-and-operated stations and 12 affiliates on MAY 23rd at the network's BRISTOL, CT headquarters. The hosts will air their shows live from BRISTOL, and network and affiliate management, sales account executives, PDs, clients, and ESPN and ESPN AUDIO employees will also be on hand.
"Audio Avenue brings the concept of 'ESPN Everywhere' to life," said ESPN AUDIO SVP MO DAVENPORT. "Each of these shows and markets represent what our listeners love, the opportunity to hear from experts locally, nationally and globally."
"Our local markets continue to be a growth engine, with our stations and ESPN LOCAL web sites serving the needs of our fans," said ESPN LOCAL SVP JAMES PASTOR. "With ESPN New York now the first full-time sports information station on the FM band and ESPN DEPORTES RADIO launching this SEPTEMBER, we continue to look at how we deliver the strongest programming with both local, national and bicultural excellence."
Broadcasting live from the "avenue" will be ESPN RADIO's own MIKE GREENBERG and MIKE GOLIC show, COLIN COWHERD, and SCOTT VAN PELT; ESPN DEPORTES RADIO's JORGE RAMOS; ESPN Sports WEPN-A-F (ESPN NEW YORK 98.7 FM)/NEW YORK's STEPHEN A. SMITH and RYAN RUOCCO and "The MICHAEL KAY Show"; ESPN Sports KESN (103.3 ESPN)/DALLAS' BEN AND SKIN; HUBBARD Sports KSTP-A (1500 ESPN)/ST. PAUL-MINNEAPOLIS' JUDD ZULGAD and JOE "MR. PHUNN" ANDERSON; ESPN Sports WMVP-A (ESPN 1000)/CHICAGO's TOM WADDLE and MARC SILVERMAN; ENTRAVISION Spanish Sports KBMB-A (710 ESPN DEPORTES)/PHOENIX's ERICK MONROY; LOPEZ GROUP Sports ESPN RADIO FM 104.5/SANTO DOMINGO, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC; ESPN Spanish Sports KZMP-A/DALLAS; and NEWBERRY BROADCASTING Sports WWKU-A (ESPN RADIO 1450)/BOWLING GREEN, KY's "RED LEGS RADIO REPORT".
Also TEAM BROADCASTING Sports KQTN (101.7 THE TEAM)/ALBUQUERQUE's BOB BROWN; ESPN Sports KSPN-A (710 ESPN)/LOS ANGELES' MAX KELLERMAN and MARCELLUS WILEY; FRONT RANGE SPORTS Sports KDSP (102.3 ESPN)/DENVER's LES SHAPIRO and JOJO TURNBEAUGH; CLEAR CHANNEL Sports WCKY-A (ESPN 1530)/CINCINNATI's MO EGGER; GALAXY COMMUNICATIONS Sports WTLA-A-W249BC (97.7 ESPN)/SYRACUSE's CHRIS MCMANUS and STEVE INFANTI; CAPITOL BROADCASTING Sports WCMC (99.9 ESPN)/RALEIGH's ADAM GOLD and JOE OVIES; and CLEAR CHANNEL Sports WUCS (97.9 ESPN)/HARTFORD's MIKE BOWER.