Business-Talk 'Empire News Network' Arrives In Albany-Schenectady-Troy
June 29, 2016 at 3:00 PM (PT)
EMPIRE BROADCASTING CORP. has flipped Adult Hits WAIX-A/MECHANICSVILLE, NY-W291BY/ALBANY (MIX 106.1) and Sports WPTR-A (SPORTY 1240)/SCHENECTADY to a Business simulcast as "EMPIRE NEWS NETWORK," reports the ALBANY TIMES UNION.
The station is airing BLOOMBERG RADIO along with SALEM's MIKE GALLAGHER and the syndicated "JOE PAGS" PAGLIARULO; the latter two hosts have history in the market, GALLAGHER at crosstown iHEARTMEDIA News-Talk WGY-A and PAGLIARULO as an anchor at CBS affiliate WRGB-TV.
COO NEERAV PATEL told the TIMES UNION, “We’re very excited about bringing BLOOMBERG RADIO to the CAPITAL REGION. It fills a void in the needs of the business and financial communities”.