Washington and New York - Jun 3, 2011 - The 2011 Radio Show will debut a new program titled Leadership Breakfast: A Discussion about Radio's Future. The event will be held Sept. 15, 7:30-9:30 a.m., at the Hyatt Regency Chicago and will include a breakfast co-sponsored by Media Services Group.
The Leadership Breakfast will feature panelists Lew Dickey, CEO of Cumulus Media; Alfred C. Liggins III, CEO of Radio One; Dan Mason, president and CEO of CBS Radio; and Bruce Reese, CEO of Hubbard Radio. Marci Ryvicker, a broadcast analyst with Wells Fargo Securities, will provide opening remarks.
The panel will be moderated by Lew Paper, a Dickstein Shapiro partner, and will focus on the changing face of radio -- increased revenue through more efficient operations, expanded listenership through HD Radio and new technologies, and an infusion of debt and equity financing to support new acquisitions.