MATT SMITH NAMED VICE PRESIDENT AND MARKET MANAGER

NAPLES, Florida, December 3, 2014 – Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: BBGI), a large- and mid-size market radio broadcaster, headquartered in Naples, Florida announces the appointment of Matt Smith to Vice President and Market Manager overseeing WJBR-FM in Wilmington, Delaware and a cluster of three AM radio stations in the Philadelphia market that include WWDB-AM, WTMR-AM and WTEL-AM (formerly WIP-AM). Read More…


BEASLEY BROADCAST GROUP NAMES NEW MANAGEMENT IN TAMPA, FL KENT DUNN VICE PRESIDENT AND MARKET MANAGER TEE GENTRY NAMED OPERATIONS MANAGER

NAPLES, Florida, November 26, 2014 – Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: BBGI), a large- and mid-size market radio broadcaster, headquartered in Naples, Florida, has transferred two Company managers and veteran radio professionals, from the Augusta, GA market to one of Beasley’s newest radio markets in Florida. Read More…


BEASLEY BROADCAST AUGUSTA PROMOTES CHRIS O’KELLEY TO OPERATIONS MANAGER IN AUGUSTA, GEORGIA

AUGUSTA, GA, November 26, 2014 – Beasley Broadcast Augusta announces the promotion, effective immediately, of Chris O’Kelley to operations manager for Beasley’s cluster of radio stations in Augusta, Georgia that includes: New Country Kicks 99 WKXC-FM; 580 AM and 95.1 FM News Talk WGAC; HD 98.3 WHHD-FM; 93.9 BOB FM WDRR-FM; 95 Rock at 95.5 FM and 1480 AM; WGUS-FM The Southern Gospel Station at 102.7 FM and 93.1 FM; and WRDW-AM 1630 News Talk Sports. Mr. O’Kelley replaces Tee Gentry, who is leaving the market to pursue other programming opportunities with Beasley. Chris reports to Vice President and Market Manager Mark Haddon. Read More…


MARK HADDON NAMED VP MARKET MANAGER IN AUGUSTA, GA

NAPLES, Florida, November 17, 2014 – Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: BBGI), a large- and mid-size market radio broadcaster announces the promotion, effective immediately, of Mark Haddon to Vice President and Market Manager for the Company’s cluster of radio stations in Augusta, Georgia. Read More…


BEASLEY BROADCAST GROUP REPORTS THIRD QUARTER NET REVENUE FROM CONTINUING OPERATIONS OF $13.0 MILLION, NET REVENUE FROM DISCONTINUED OPERATIONS OF $11.5 MILLION AND DILUTED EPS FROM CONTINUING AND DISCONTINUED OPERATIONS OF $0.11

NAPLES, Florida, October 24, 2014 – Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: BBGI) (“Beasley,” “Beasley Broadcast” or the “Company”), a large- and mid-size market radio broadcaster, today announced operating results for the three and nine month periods ended September 30, 2014.

On October 1, the Company entered into an Asset Exchange Agreement with CBS Radio whereby Beasley will exchange a total of five radio stations in the Philadelphia and Miami-Fort Lauderdale markets for a total of fourteen CBS Radio stations in the Tampa-St. Petersburg, Charlotte and Philadelphia markets. As a result of the proposed transaction, the Company is required to report the stations that CBS Radio will assume ownership of as “discontinued operations” on its income statement and as “assets held for sale” on its balance sheet. Read More…


BBGI TO REPORT 2014 THIRD QUARTER RESULTS AND HOST WEBCAST

NAPLES, Florida, October 20, 2014 – Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: BBGI), a large- and mid-size market radio broadcaster, will release its fiscal 2014 third quarter financial results before the market opens on Friday, October 24, 2014. The Company will also host a webcast that morning at 10:00 a.m. ET.Read More


BEASLEY BROADCAST GROUP ENTERS INTO ASSET EXCHANGE AGREEMENT WITH CBS RADIO

NAPLES, Florida, October 2, 2014 – Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: BBGI) (“Beasley” or “Beasley Broadcast”), a large- and mid-size market radio broadcaster announced today that it entered into an asset exchange agreement with CBS Radio, whereby Beasley will exchange five stations in Philadelphia and Miami for fourteen CBS Radio stations in Tampa-St. Petersburg, Charlotte and Philadelphia. Pursuant to the terms of the agreement, there is no cash consideration or other contingent consideration to be paid by either party beyond the asset exchange.

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GEORGE G. BEASLEY NAMED AMONG THE 2014 “40 MOST POWERFUL PEOPLE IN RADIO”

NAPLES, FL, August 19, 2014 – Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: BBGI), a large- and mid-size market radio broadcaster with corporate offices in Naples, Florida and a cluster of radio stations that serve Southwest Florida is proud to share that its Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer George G. Beasley has been named among the 2014 “40 Most Powerful People in Radio” by Radio Ink magazine. The prestigious listing of top radio broadcasting professionals is compiled annually with member selection based on contributions made to radio, as well as influence and ability to affect the industry. This is the 16th time that Mr. Beasley has been included in this prestigious group of radio executives since the magazine introduced its inaugural list in 1996.

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BEASLEY BROADCAST GROUP ANNOUNCES THE 2014 WINNERS OF ITS ANNUAL OPERATING AWARDS

NAPLES, Florida, August 28, 2014 – Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: BBGI), a large- and mid-size market radio broadcaster, bestowed Company Operating Awards during its annual management meetings held in Naples, Florida. Beasley Broadcast, with corporate offices in Naples since 1988, gathered corporate management and station leadership from the eleven markets in which operates to celebrate achievements and contributions from individual employees and radio stations over the preceding twelve months. The 2014 honorees include:

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Caroline Beasley, Denyse Mesnik Named 2014 Most Influential Women in Radio

NAPLES, Florida, July 8, 2014 – Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: BBGI), a large- and mid-size market radio broadcaster, headquartered in Naples, Florida, announced today that its Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Caroline Beasley and Vice President of Corporate Communications Denyse Mesnik have both been named to Radio Ink Magazine’s annual listing of the “Most Influential Women in Radio” for 2014. Inclusion on Radio Ink’s list is based on a candidate’s overall influence within the industry, as well as her ability to power and change radio and her long-term dedication and commitment to the medium. Results were announced in the radio trade’s most recent issue.

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Las Vegas’ Tom Humm Extends Contract

LAS VEGAS, Nevada, June 25, 2014 – Beasley Broadcast Las Vegas is pleased to announce that Vice President and Market Manager Tom Humm has signed a five-year extension to his current employment contract. Radio stations under his management include: 96.3 KKLZ-FM; 102.7 The Coyote KCYE-FM; Old School 105.7 KOAS-FM; BOB FM 107.9 KVGS-FM; and News Talk AM 720 KDWN.
Prior to joining Beasley, Humm served as General Manager for CBS’ Las Vegas radio cluster, a position he attained in 1998 when the company acquired stations under his management. A Las Vegas native and widely respected local broadcaster, Tom Humm received the Nevada Broadcasters Association’s prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award in 2013. He was inducted into the Nevada Broadcasters Association Hall of Fame in 1999.

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Philadelphia’s Natalie Conner Announces Retirement

NAPLES, Florida, June 24, 2014 – Beasley Broadcast announces the retirement of Vice President and Market Manager Natalie Conner, who oversees WXTU-FM and WRDW-FM in Philadelphia. The company is actively pursuing a replacement for Ms. Conner, who will remain with Beasley Broadcast in her current role until a new general manager is named and then as a consultant.
Ms. Conner joined Beasley Broadcast and entered the Philadelphia market in 1991 as a national sales manager for the Company. In the ensuring years, she worked her way up to vice president and general manager of WXTU-FM in 2004 and then was again promoted in 2009 to vice president and market manager for the Philadelphia market stations WXTU-FM and Rhythmic leader Wired 96.5 WRDW-FM. A radio veteran with over 34 years of hands-on experience, Natalie’s career began in Little Rock, in her home state of Arkansas. She gravitated early-on to sales, establishing herself as dynamic sales director in Arizona, Texas, Oklahoma and ultimately Philadelphia.

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Debbie Pretzello Named President’s Club Overall Winner

NAPLES, Florida, March 25, 2014 – Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: BBGI), a large- and mid-size radio market broadcaster based in Naples, Florida, is pleased to announce that Debbie Pretzello has been named the Company’s “President’s Club Overall Winner” for the calendar year 2013. This is the third time that Pretzello, Senior Account Executive for Beasley Broadcast Augusta, has earned this prestigious award.
The President’s Club consists of Beasley sales executives inducted annually for their abilities to meet or exceed individual and market goals, attain accreditation from the Radio Advertising Bureau (RAB) as Certified Radio Marketing Consultants (CRMC), and over-deliver their clients’ expectations on a daily basis.

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Beasley Declares Quarterly Dividend

NAPLES, Florida, March 12, 2014 – Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: BBGI) (“the Company”), a large- and mid-size market radio broadcaster, announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.045 per share of its Class A and Class B common stock. The dividend is payable on April 10, 2014, to shareholders of record on March 31, 2014.
While the Company intends to pay regular quarterly cash dividends for the foreseeable future, all subsequent dividends will be reviewed quarterly and declared by the Board of Directors at its discretion.

 

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Jenny Perry to KICKS 99 Morning Team in Augusta, GA

– The “KICKS Wake-Up Krew with Mike, Steve and Jenny” Airs Each Weekday Morning from 5:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. –

AUGUSTA, Georgia, March 4, 2014 – New Country Kicks 99 WKXC-FM, a Beasley Broadcast Augusta radio station, welcomes Jenny Perry to its popular morning show. The newly renamed “KICKS Wake-Up Krew with Mike, Steve & Jenny” airs weekday mornings from 5:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. on 99.5 WKXC-FM (www.kick99.com). Ms. Perry reports to Operations Manager and Program Director Tee Gentry and she can be reached at [email protected]

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Beasley Expanding Online Opportunities for Clients by Engaging Propel

NAPLES, Florida, February 11, 2014 – Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: BBGI), a large- and mid-size market radio broadcaster headquartered in Naples, Florida, has engaged Propel Marketing to assist Beasley’s local clients in building and expanding their online marketing opportunities and solutions. Beasley Broadcast Group owns and operates 44 radio stations (28 FM and 16 AM) in 11 radio markets across the United States. Propel Marketing’s products and services include website and mobile site design, search engine optimization, lists and local directories, social media services and online reputation management.

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Rick Vaughn Named WRDW Program Director

PHILADELPHIA, PA, February 7, 2014 – Beasley Broadcast Philadelphia welcomes radio industry programming veteran Rick Vaughn as Program Director of Wired 96.5 WRDW-FM (www.wired965.com) in Philadelphia. Mr. Vaughn’s first day in the Wired 96.5 studios will be February 18th and he will report to Vice President and Market Manager Natalie Conner.
With over 20 years of experience in radio broadcasting, Rick comes to Wired 96.5 from Atlanta, where he served as Program Director of WWPW-FM and WRDA-FM. Prior to Atlanta he enjoyed successful stops at WKSC-FM in Chicago, WKSS-FM in Hartford and KHTS-FM in San Diego. Notably, Rick also served as Program Director of WIOQ in Philadelphia from 2006 – 2008; this new opportunity at Wired 96.5 represents a move back to a city he knows well and loves.

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Regional Digital Directors Announced

NAPLES, Florida, February 4, 2014 – Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: BBGI), a large- and mid-size market radio broadcaster, headquartered in Naples, Florida, announces the addition of three digital specialists to the corporate staff. Eddie Thorpe, Adam Meltzer and Carolyn Cope join the Company as Regional Digital Directors. They report to Vice President of Digital Stacey Sedbrook.
Hired for their digital sales expertise, these three Regional Digital Directors (RDD) work in partnership with local sales leadership in the eleven markets in which Beasley operates radio stations (28 FM and 16 AM) to develop digital strategies. Explains Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Caroline Beasley, “By creating a new position of Regional Digital Director within our Company, and adding these highly qualified digital sales specialists to our corporate staff, we are making solid progress on our goal of building a strong, unified digital team to ensure the highest level of digital proficiency for Beasley.”

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Regional Digital Directors Announced

NAPLES, Florida, February 4, 2014 – Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: BBGI), a large- and mid-size market radio broadcaster, headquartered in Naples, Florida, announces the addition of three digital specialists to the corporate staff. Eddie Thorpe, Adam Meltzer and Carolyn Cope join the Company as Regional Digital Directors. They report to Vice President of Digital Stacey Sedbrook.
Hired for their digital sales expertise, these three Regional Digital Directors (RDD) work in partnership with local
sales leadership in the eleven markets in which Beasley operates radio stations (28 FM and 16 AM) to develop
digital strategies. Explains Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Caroline Beasley, “By creating a
new position of Regional Digital Director within our Company, and adding these highly qualified digital sales
specialists to our corporate staff, we are making solid progress on our goal of building a strong, unified digital team
to ensure the highest level of digital proficiency for Beasley.”

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BBGI TO PARTICIPATE IN UBS 41st ANNUAL GLOBAL MEDIA AND COMMUNICATIONS CONFERENCE ON DECEMBER 11

BBGI TO PARTICIPATE IN UBS 41st ANNUAL GLOBAL MEDIA AND COMMUNICATIONS CONFERENCE ON DECEMBER 11

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Annual Operating Awards Winners Announced

Annual Operating Awards Winners Announced

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BBGI Completes Acquisition for KVGS-FM in Las Vegas

BBGI Completes Acquisition for KVGS-FM in Las Vegas

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Beasley Media Complex Officially Opens on ASU Campus

Beasley Media Complex Officially Opens on ASU Campus

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George Beasley Named in “40 Most Powerful People in Radio”

George Beasley Named in “40 Most Powerful People in Radio”

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Beasley Names Vice President of Digital

Beasley Names Vice President of Digital

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