Mediabase And Emmis Radio Sign Exclusive Deal
July 25, 2006 at 9:18 AM (PT)
MEDIABASE, the airplay monitoring and research division of PREMIERE RADIO NETWORK, and EMMIS RADIO announced today that they have agreed to extend their exclusive music monitoring contract, allowing EMMIS-owned music formatted radio stations nationwide to continue having full access to MEDIABASE.
"MEDIABASE has enjoyed an amazing relationship with the EMMIS RADIO GROUP for a number of years," commented MEDIABASE President and PREMIERE EVP RICH MEYER. "We take a great deal of pride in providing EMMIS’ top-notch programmers the very best airplay data in the business."
EMMIS RADIO President RICK CUMMINGS stated, "JIMMY STEAL and the programmers across the EMMIS GROUP, continue to utilize MEDIABASE on an exclusive basis for music monitoring. Accuracy and ease of use were important factors to us. We’re pleased to once again renew our relationship with MEDIABASE and PREMIERE RADIO NETWORKS."