Shazam! The growth continues as Sun Broadcast Group announced today they have partnered with Max Media to bring Shazamable content to radio listeners throughout Virginia.
Shazam For Radio, the first-ever interactive radio service designed for every station’s unique broadcast radio content, is now available for use on WVHT-FM and WGH-FM.
“We think Shazam For Radio is an amazing opportunity for both programming and sales, as we look to engage our fans in every way possible. We’re thrilled for this partnership,” said VP/GM, Max Media Holdings of VA, Dave Paulus.
“We’re excited to partner with the great people at Max Media-Hampton Roads. Shazam For Radio will allow even greater audience interactivity and engagement with their market-leading brands,” said Ron Rivlin, SVP, Programming and Affiliate Relations, Sun Broadcast Group.
Shazam for Radio is now in use on more than 1,000 radio stations including Hubbard Radio, Greater Media, WHUR in Washington, D.C., The Cromwell Group, All Pro Broadcasting, Northern Lights Broadcasting and on multiple nationally syndicated radio programs including The Hit List with Fitz and The House of Hair with Dee Snider.
About Sun Broadcast Group:
Named one of the fastest growing companies in America by Inc Magazine three years in a row, Sun Broadcast Group is a national radio network reaching over 180 Million listeners through its more than 5,500 affiliates in both English and Spanish-language. Headquartered in New York City and Boca Raton, FL, Sun offers ad sales representation, syndication and programming support to producers, hosts and radio networks nationwide. It’s growing program and sales offerings includes the Sun Select RADAR® Network, NCAA College Football “Game of The Week”, The Hit List with Fitz, Slacker & Steve, The Country Club with Dee Jay Silver, The Little League World Series, Shazam For Radio and many more.
About Envision Networks®
Envision Networks® provides content and services to more than 2,100 radio stations and reaches millions of listeners each week. Envision Radio Networks, Inc. is the largest independently owned affiliate relations company in the country and supplies all types of programming and services to radio including morning show content, short-form vignettes, virtual weather-news-sports broadcasts, live syndicated morning shows, long-form weekend programming, 24/7 formats, comedy services, event programming, off-air tools, web content, album releases and artist specials. Envision Networks® is based in Cleveland, Ohio, with offices in New York City and Nashville.