Backyard Broadcasting Honors Elmira-Corning Cluster
January 24, 2013 at 9:58 AM (PT)
BACKYARD BROADCASTING has cited ELMIRA-CORNING, NY as its Market of the Year for 2012. The market cluster includes Classic Rock WNGZ, Top 40 WNKI, Country WPGI, Sports WRCE-A and Talk WWLZ-A. This is the first time the cluster has been recognized as Market of the Year.
"Surpassing the company’s financial targets is one measurement of achievement," BACKYARD BROADCASTING Pres./CEO BARRY DRAKE said. "Beyond that, this group has delivered improved ratings and truly serves its market with innovative promotions, community projects and local news and information."
VP/GM SMITTY O’LOUGHLIN said, "It is fantastic to work with talented, dedicated and passionate team members that deliver every day." O’LOUGHLIN went onto say, "That, combined with energy and enthusiasm contributes to an organization that has fun delivering results."