Cool FM has teamed up with Ulster Rugby in an exclusive two-year deal, extending to sister stations Downtown Radio and Downtown Country.
Sales & Marketing
A new specialist audio media buying and creative agency has been created by two former commercial radio directors.
talkSPORT has teamed up with digital audio adtech company AdsWizz to use its new ShakeMe™ technology.
Love Sport has formed a new partnership with St John Ambulance to promote the work of the service and its volunteers.
Union JACK is partnering with Channel 4 for the first time to promote its forthcoming comedy series, Stath Lets Flats.
Bauer has called on the government to ensure there is a mental health work aider in every workplace and college.
Wireless Group has hired former Century Radio, Capital and GCap executive Jo Bucci as its new Chief Operating Officer.
Spotify has launched its new Ad Studio Service in the UK and RadioWorks is one of its first customers.
It follows moves by Stray FM, Minster FM, Yorkshire Coast Radio and Spire FM who all handle 100% of their own airtime.
Radio outperforms the market in the strongest UK advertising H1 on record.
This gives Global an ad sales and ad tech footprint in the US and makes DAX the largest digital audio advertising platform in the world.
J-ET, the radio industry’s trading system, turns 18 this year and Mediatel is holding a party at the Haymarket Hotel tonight to celebrate.
The digital audio exchange, DAX created by Global, to target consumers on the move using geo-fencing technology has delivered stellar results for O2.
RadioWorks has appointed former consultant, Emily Turnbull as its Managing Director.
Hamish Law has been appointed Sales Director whilst Amanda Dandridge is taking on the role of Sales Manager at JACK fm.
Radio’s Q1 2017 share of display spend has grown to 5.6% from 5.5% in Q1 2016, according to Advertising Association/WARC Expenditure Report data.
Radiocentre has begun a national radio advertising campaign aimed at advertisers to remind them of the reasons to spend money in our industry.
Adverts for McDonald's McFlurrys will receive plays on Global's DAX platform depending on the local temperature.
Two new local sales people have joined JACK fm in Surrey and South London.
The first edition has VO Peter Dickson, ad man Ben Tollett and Radioplayer MD Michael Hill as special guests.
The new campaign will run across the Heart network reaching its 9.6 million listeners every week.
Bauer Media’s KISS FM UK and Box TV have announced a four-month partnership with Gumtree UK to promote job vacancies on the website.
Wickes is continuing its deal to sponsor breakfast on Absolute Radio, whilst extending it to the early breakfast slot.
A radio advertising competition is offering the opportunity for a budding marketeer to get a foot in the door at Global.
Global's DAX service is being used by Soundcloud to introduce adverts to the new SoundCloud Go platform.
Global has done a deal with Vodafone to return as the sponsor of Capital's Summertime Ball for the next three years.
Bauer Media has signed a partnership with Three to sponsor KISS breakfast with Rickie, Melvin and Charlie and extended the breakfast show by an hour.
Personalised music streaming service MixRadio is the latest publisher to sign up to Global's Dax service.
Heinz Big Soup is embarking on a six figure partnership with talkSPORT to promote the brand’s key message, Go Big or Go Hungry.
Share Radio has signed a deal with NS&I to sponsor its weekly This Is Monday programme.
The Jingle Bell Ball will be headline sponsored by Coca-Cola this year, with promotion on Capital FM, Capital TV and online.
Post Office has signed a one year partnership with Bauer for a campaign to run across Kiss, Magic, Absolute Radio and the Bauer City Network.
Manchester based Gaydio is to give away a £10,000 advertising campaign to celebrate its extension on DAB.
Radiocentre has unveiled Brand Music Navigator, its new tool to give advertisers and agencies an objective framework and language to explore how music can be linked to brands more strategically.
Radio X will launch on September 21st with commercial partners O2 and Gillette on board.
The Radio Advertising Bureau has launched two new tools to help advertisers estimate the effectiveness of their radio campaign and find out what types of creative work best.
A new product called Xaxis Audio will enable advertisers to buy digital audio ads from more than 130 publishers at once.
Bauer Media is launching a creative agency named Adventure to work across its portfolio.
Colors TV has signed a long term deal with Sunrise Radio to sponsor the ‘What’s on TV Tonight’ feature.
Bauer Media has signed a partnership with Costa Coffee to sponsor the Magic Radio Breakfast Show.
Betway has signed a partnership with talkSPORT to sponsor weekend breakfast on the national station.
Sunrise Radio and Emirates have renewed their media partnership for the sixth consecutive year.
Radio advertising technology company Exaget has started the year with a €700,000 (£530,229) equity investment.
Geoff Lloyd's Hometime Show on Absolute Radio is to be sponsored by MINI for 12 weeks.
Communicorp UK is launching a new team in a bid to develop and grow relationships with smaller local agencies.
Law firm Mishcon de Reya have signed a new twelve-month contract to continue as partner of Jazz FM's Jazz Shapers.
Ford has renewed its sponsorship of the Alan Brazil Sports Breakfast on talkSPORT for a twelfth consecutive year.
Free Radio owner Orion Media, has signed a two-year agreement with the NEC Group.
Bauer has secured a six-figure deal from 20th Century Fox to promote the cinema release of Kingsmen: The Secret Service.