Dickey, Skyview Networks Team For Braves Network
March 31, 2010 at 4:34 AM (PT)
SKYVIEW NETWORKS will distribute the ATLANTA BRAVES radio network through a new multi-year deal with rightsholder DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY. The BRAVES will be heard on a network headed by new flagships DICKEY Sports WCNN-A (680 THE FAN) and CUMULUS Classic Rock WNNX (ROCK 100.5)/ATLANTA this season.
"We chose SKYVIEW NETWORKS as our distribution partner because of their great track record in reliability and their operating platform tailored to sports content. We look forward to a long relationship with SKYVIEW and the dependability they bring to the ATLANTA BRAVES RADIO NETWORK and DICKEY BROADCASTING," said DICKEY OM JIM MAHANAY.
"We are thrilled to announce our new partnership with DICKEY BROADCASTING and the ATLANTA BRAVES," said SKYVIEW Pres. KEN THIELE. "I am confident that with our automation systems and our advanced distribution platform, they will see the opportunity to increase the size of their network and the opportunity to increase revenue through the ability to localize and regionalize advertising."