Radio Awards Named For ACM Awards
February 24, 2009 at 9:17 AM (PT)
The ACM (ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC) has announced the radio-award winners for the 44th Annual ACM AWARDS to be held in LAS VEGAS on SUNDAY, APRIL 5th, from the MGM GRAND GARDEN ARENA, at 8p (ET/PT) on CBS-TELEVISION. The radio awards will not be televised due to time restrictions.
The winners were all contacted with surprise phone calls this morning from KIMBERLY SCHAPMAN of LITTLE BIG TOWN (and ACM Board Member).
This year, individual On-Air Personality of the Year winners (or one individual from the teams who win Personality of the Year categories) will be invited to participate in the telecast as the voices for bumpers leading into commercials for the Awards telecast. And the winners are:
On-Air Personality Of The Year Winners:
NATIONAL- LON HELTON, Country Countdown USA
MAJOR MARKET- DORSEY GANG - KSCS/DALLAS
LARGE MARKET- JD CANNON - WFMS/INDIANAPOLIS
MEDIUM MARKET- ANDY RITCHIE, ALISON WEST, and JIMMY HOLT- WIVK/KNOXVILLE
SMALL MARKET- BRENT LANE and DANA CERVANTES - WYCT/PENSACOLA
Radio Station Of The Year Winners:
MAJOR MARKET WSOC/CHARLOTTE
LARGE MARKET WSIX/NASHVILLE
MEDIUM MARKET WIVK/KNOXVILLE
SMALL MARKET WYCT/PENSACOLA
For more information on the radio-awards contact BROOKE PRIMERO at email@example.com.