Jacobs Media Honors Jerry Lee As 'Most Innovative'
December 5, 2014 at 4:23 AM (PT)
Each week, JACOBS MEDIA honors an "innovative" member of our business. This week, they've chosen WBEB/PHILADELPHIA Owner JERRY LEE.
"There’s no doubt that deregulation forever changed the radio industry," blogs JACOBS. "Multitudes of operators who once owned stations in markets big and small sold their properties and left the industry behind. But not everyone is gone. One of the last remaining independent, major-market broadcasters is JERRY LEE, owner of WBEB in PHILADELPHIA. A stand-alone signal, WBEB has more than held off the competition. Under his guidance it has thrived, generally sitting at or near the top of the ratings rankers year after year.
"JERRY LEE just might be 'the most innovative man in the world of radio'."
Read the full post here.