Spanish Broadcasting System Inc., (SBS) announced the launch of “J R Al Aire,” a new afternoon show for the radio station WXDJ El Zol 95.7FM. The new afternoon show will be hosted by the charismatic J R and the popular “Jammin” Johnny Caride, airing Monday to Friday from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Retailers and brands will need to shift their sales and marketing strategies to respond to the growing influence of mobile devices on consumer behavior, according to the new L.E.K. Consulting Mobile Commerce Survey.

Davidson Media Group (DMG) announced the launch of Tropical rhythmic sound heard on “La Bahia” (the Bay) 96.1FM/1150AM, WTMP in the Tampa/St. Petersburg/Clearwater market.

In the face of a rapidly changing in-car landscape, broadcast radio dominates the choices for information and entertainment in the car, according to the new national survey from Arbitron Inc., Edison Research, and Scarborough Research titled The Road Ahead: Media and Entertainment in the Car.

Arbitron has released their 2011 Arbitron Market Ranking and have offered a comparison with 2010. DOWNLOAD CHART HERE.

Almost one out of 11 alcohol radio ads in 75 markets across the nation in 2009 failed to comply with the industry’s voluntary standard for the placement of advertising, according to the latest analysis conducted by the Center on Alcohol Marketing and Youth (CAMY) at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg Sc

GLR Networks announces Pedro Sevcec as the newest addition to its talent line-up.

Liberman Broadcasting, Inc. (LBI Media) announced that “El Show de Don Cheto,” will now be syndicated in Phoenix Arizona. This new partnership expands the show’s footprint in North America to twenty-two radio stations total, twenty-one in the U.S. and 1 in Mexico.

Fútbol de Primera Radio, official Spanish language Broadcaster of FIFA’s World Cup Brazil 2014 and of the Mexican National Team in the US will have exclusive play-by-play coverage of El Tri’s European Tour.

McGavren Guild Media announced that it has reached an agreement to become the national representative for Adelante Media Group. The firm will handle national sales efforts for Adelante’s entire platform of radio stations.

Univision Interactive Media, Inc. announced its new Univision Radio App for iPhone and iPod touch is available on the App Store. The app, available in both English and Spanish, brings some of Hispanic America’s favorite radio personalities and programming from stations across the U.S.

GLR Networks announces Maria Celeste Arrarás as the newest addition to its talent line-up.

The cultural program of Radio Caracol 1260 AM, “Cita con Caracol”, is celebrating its 23rd anniversary of spreading culture this week.

WSUA - Radio Caracol announced that Carolina Fernandez has been named Director of Programming for the Company.

Last week I was having a discussion with a friend of mine about the radio station he'd love to have on the air in Miami. By Adam R Jacobson. To read more CLICK above on El Blog