Dial Global Changes Name to WestwoodOne

September 4, 2013

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New York - Sep 4, 2013 - Dial Global has changed its name to WestwoodOne. This announcement comes shortly after Cumulus announced it was buying the programming distributor.

The Westwood One name was launched in 1971. Through various ownership changes, the company merged with Triton Media Group, which folded Westwood One into its Dial Global subsidiary. In 2012, the brand name was dropped.

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