According to Radio Ink, Rep Firm McGavren Guild made the announcement yesterday that Kevin Garrity has been appointed president and chief executive officer. He replaces Lisa Sirotka-Sonnenklar, whose employment was terminated by the board.

Slacker launched six new stations from Univision Radio.

Sun Broadcast Group, Inc. announced that it has entered into a sales and syndication agreement with AccuWeather, Inc. to provide a branded weather reporting service to Spanish language radio stations.

GLR Networks and Dave Ramsey's, The Lampo Group, Inc., are working together to syndicate newly popular Hispanic personal finance program, “The Andres Gutierrez Show”.

According to Radio Business reports, Alpha Broadcasting Chairman Larry Wilson’s L&L Broadcasting has agreed to buy eight stations from the Border Media Business Trust for $31 million. They include KJXK, KLEY, KSAH-AM, KSAH-FM, KTFM, KTSA, KZDC and KHHL in the San Antonio area.

The fallout from the July 22 cancellation of “Piolín por la Manana” is hard to miss in the September PPM results, the first full-month survey since Univision Radio abruptly pulled the plug on the syndicated Spanish-language morning show.  For many of the roughly 50 former affiliates, life without their high-profile morning man has put them in a precarious position, particularly the one-dozen Univision stations that carried his show.

Superadio, LLC announced the launch of SupeRadio Latino Network.

Sirius XM Radio announced that “El Show de Piolín,” hosted by Spanish-language radio’s top host Eddie “Piolín” Sotelo, will launch October 18 on SiriusXM’s Piolín Radio channel 147.

Liberman Broadcasting’s El Show De Don Cheto continues its lightning-fast roll-out as the nationally-syndicated hit morning franchise makes its debut on six new affiliates in its ever-growing roster of leading Hispanic radio stations.

ESPN Deportes Radio has reached a new multiyear agreement for media rights to the 2013-2014 and 2014-2015 National Football League seasons.

A consortium of leading Internet radio companies has united for the first time to collaborate on a definitive study of Internet radio consumption in the United States. The Streaming Audio Task Force, comprising Pandora, Spotify and TuneIn, engaged Edison Research to survey over 3,000 online respondents ages 12+ to ascertain their media usage and habits, and the results indicated that for the first time in history, Internet radio is used by the majority of online Americans (53%). In addition, the total time spent with audio is clearly expanding as people are now enjoying more audio from more devices in more places.

Stardome Radio Networks announced the expansion of its executive management team with the hiring of Luis Diaz-Albertini as Chief Revenue Officer. Diaz-Albertini will oversee all revenue functions and sales growth for Stardome in both the U.S. and Latin America.

Spanish-language radio star Eddie "Piolin" Sotelo today filed a civil extortion lawsuit against six former Univision employees and their Los Angeles attorneys for attempting to shake him down for nearly $5 million by threatening to go public with false and misleading allegations of sexual harassment and workplace humiliation.

AL & CM Broadcasting, a leading Hispanic Radio Network of U.S.

GLR Networks announced the return of Jimmy Perez as VP of Affiliate Relations for the Company.

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