ESPN Radio Opening New Studios June 1st
May 26, 2011 at 12:01 PM (PT)
ESPN RADIO is opening its new studios on "Audio Avenue" on the quad of ESPN's BRISTOL, CT headquarters with a special event JUNE 1st. The day will feature live broadcasts by its four owned and operated stations plus one ESPN DEPORTES RADIO station and 13 key affiliates. Also on tap will be a "Faces of Radio" luncheon with a panel including network hosts MIKE GREENBERG, MIKE GOLIC, COLIN COWHERD, and DOUG GOTTLIEB.
"ESPN RADIO consumers are no longer simply radio listeners," said SVP/GM MO DAVENPORT. "The JUNE 1 festivities will celebrate our commitment to ensure that fans not only get their ESPN RADIO content how they want it, but also when they want it, and where they want it."
Broadcasting from the event will be ESPN O&Os WEPN-A (1050 ESPN)/NEW YORK's MICHAEL KAY with DON LAGRECA, KSPN-A (710 ESPN)/LOS ANGELES' MAX KELLERMAN and MARCELLUS WILEY, WMVP-A (ESPN 1000)/CHICAGO's CARMEN DEFALCO, JOHN JURKOVIC, and HARRY TEINOWITZ, KEPN (103.3 ESPN)/DALLAS' BEN ROGERS and JEFF (SKIN) WADE, and KNIT-A (ESPN DEPORTES AM 1540)/DALLAS' LUIS PEREZ, RENATO BERMUDEZ, JOSE FRANCISCO RIVERA, and SEBASTIAN CHRISTENSEN.
Affiliates in town include DICKEY BROADCASTING Sports WCNN-A (680 THE FAN)/ATLANTA's CHUCK OLIVER and MATT CHERNOFF; GOOD KARMA Sports WKNR-A (ESPN 850)/CLEVELAND's TONY RIZZO with AARON GOLDHAMMER; CLEAR CHANNEL Sports WPOP-A (ESPN RADIO 1410)/HARTFORD's PAUL NANOS; TEXAS RADIO HOLDINGS Sports KGOL-A (ESPN DEPORTES 1180)/HOUSTON's DANIELA RODRIGUEZ and GISBERG BERMUDEZ; UNION Sports WHB-A/KANSAS CITY's KEVIN KEITZMAN and TODD LEABO; TACONITE BROADCASTING Sports WZAM-A (ESPN 970)/ISHPEMING-MARQUETTE, MI's CASEY FORD and TOM MOGUSH; GREATER MEDIA Sports WPEN-A-F (97.5 THE FANATIC and 950 ESPN)/PHILADELPHIA's MIKE MISSANELLI; CLEAR CHANNEL Sports WBGG-A (970 ESPN)/PITTSBURGH's STAN SAVRAN; ENTERCOM Sports KFXX-A (ESPN RADIO 1080 THE FAN)/PORTLAND's JASON SCUKANEC; HUBBARD Sports WXOS (101 ESPN)/ST. LOUIS' ZACH MCCRITE and RICK VENTURI; UTAH RADIO ACQUISITION, LLC/SPORTS CAPITAL PARTNERS, LLC Sports KALL-A (ESPN 700)/SALT LAKE CITY's BILL RILEY; and BONNEVILLE Sports KIRO-A (710 ESPN)/SEATTLE's MIKE SALK and BROCK HUARD.