New York and Mexico City - March 31, 2014 - Clear Channel Media and Entertainment (CCM+E) and Grupo Radio Centro (GRC) have announced a multi-platform partnership. As part of the agreement, Premiere Networks will provide domestic distribution and ad sales support for "El Show del Mandril," beginning April 14. In addition, CCM+E and GRC will work together to develop additional programming, events and digital opportunities to reach Hispanic audiences.
Airing on nearly 50 stations across the U.S., "El Show del Mandril" will continue to originate from GRC's Radio Centro 93.9/KXOS in Los Angeles, where it debuted in January 2014 and nearly tripled the ratings in one week. Prior to joining KXOS, Mandril was the number one morning drive personality in Los Angeles in 2013.
Grupo Radio Centro and parent company Grupo Radio Mexico owns/operates and affiliates more than 200 radio stations between Mexico City and the Mexican Republic with over 6oo voices and personalities producing thousands of content hours per week including legendary anchorman, Jacobo Zabludovsky, plus, the longest-running Beatles daily radio program "El Club de Los Beatles" running continually since February 1964.
Premiere Networks, a subsidiary of Clear Channel Media and Entertainment, syndicates 90 radio programs and services to more than 5,500 radio affiliations and reaches 240 million listeners monthly. Premiere features: Rush Limbaugh, Ryan Seacrest, Glenn Beck, Delilah, Steve Harvey, George Noory, John Boy and Billy, Sean Hannity, Elvis Duran, Dan Patrick, Randi Rhodes, Nikki Sixx, Kane, Andy Dean, Mario Lopez, Bobby Bones, Cody Alan, Jay Mohr and others.
With 245 million monthly listeners in the U.S., Clear Channel Media and Entertainment has the largest reach of any radio or television outlet in America. Clear Channel Media and Entertainment serves 150 markets through 840 owned radio stations, and the company's radio stations and content can be heard on AM/FM, HD digital radio, satellite radio, on the Internet at iHeartRadio.com and on the company's radio station websites, on the iHeartRadio mobile app, in enhanced auto dashes, on iPads and smartphones, and used via navigation systems.