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Media Insultant

Jackson Weaver

Keith Samuels and Jackson Weaver, two media executives opine on all things media - radio, TV, cable, print, and digital. Both have long careers in radio, TV, digital and print and are not short on opinions in this tumultuous time. All opinions are theirs but happy to hear yours too! Video version available on Vimeo. New episodes each Tuesday & Thursday. jackson@intownmedia.com and www.intownmedia.com
Episodes
OUR QR CODE IS HITBOUND! LYFT GETS INTO THE MEDIA SPACE...WHO THESE DAYS ISN'T AND WHY DID AUDACY DUMP THE BEARS IN CHICAGO? Media Insultant Tuesday Edition 8.16.22August 16, 2022 Episode artwork WE START WITH A KILLER QR CODE APPLICATION FOR SALES. WHAT IS BROADCAST INTERNET AND IS IT DIRTY PLAY TO GET HUGE SHARES? Media Insultant for Friday 8.12.22August 12, 2022 Episode artwork Q2 IS TOUGH FOR RADIO. MORE SOCIAL IS NOT MORE ANYTHING, EXCEPT MORE. FACEBOOK HACK IS UNBELIEVABLE! Media Insultant8.9.22August 09, 2022 Episode artwork Media Insultant Friday Editiona 8.5.22 FLAG AT HALF STAFF. VIN IS GONE. EARNINGS HIT WITH IMPAIRMENT AND WHAT DO IHEART CHANGES BODE FOR GMS? August 05, 2022 Episode artwork Just when it was all quiet, now maybe Cox Radio is on the market! The NFL is taking another slice from local broadcasters and Alpha does a flip flop on ZoneCasting. Media Insultant for Tuesday 8.2.22August 02, 2022 Episode artwork We listen to what a great newscast CKLW had back in the day! Would it work today?? And how does local media deal with the slow decline of retail? Media Insultant Friday Edition 7.29.22July 29, 2022 Episode artwork Whoa! Cox is not the place we thought it was? Is your station's social media a waste? Does micro targeting radio help your revenue? Media Insultant 7.26.22July 26, 2022 Episode artwork We offer some free advice to Audacy. Just tear off the bandaid! Maybe we overstepped on our opinions on weed advertising. Look who's hooking up with Netflix! Media Insultant for 7.22.22July 22, 2022 Episode artwork Media Sales recruitment has never been tougher. Our Recruitment expert, Lucy RIce is back with a repeat of her podcast on how to better recruit. Media Insultant SPECIAL 7.19.22July 19, 2022 Episode artwork We pick on Cumulus, a bit. One Toke Over the Line may be coming to your market. And Spotify has to make money! Media Insultant Friday 7.15.22July 15, 2022 Episode artwork SHOCKING! FCC INCREASES FEES! AMAZING! NAB & CTA IN GENUINE PISSING MATCH. HOW TACKY! AND CAN SOCIAL MEDIA PAY? Media Insultant for Tuesday 7.12.22July 11, 2022 Episode artwork CUMULUS SAYS NO. AGAIN! DOES HUBBARD HAVE ISSUES IN SEATTLE? AMAZON IS ABOUT TO JUMP INTO THE LOCAL MEDIA MIX. YIKES! Media Insultant for Friday 7.8.22July 08, 2022 Episode artwork An indepth look at the media space from an ad agency point of view. SPECIAL EDITION of Media Insultant with Ed Steenman.July 01, 2022 Episode artwork AUDACY CAN HELP YOU FIND A WAY TO GET A NEW SILENCER FOR YOUR AK47. WHY IS KIM GUTHRIE BACK IN THE BIZ? LINE UP TO SELL NETFLIX IS FORMING ON THE RIGHT. Media Insultant for 6.28.22 Tuesday EditionJune 28, 2022 Episode artwork Cox & SBS in a pissing match. We explain what the images in our video open are and some early ideas on how to deal with the coming recession. Media Insultant for Friday 6.24.22June 24, 2022 Episode artwork Emmis exits the stage. Sad day for radio. Fraud. More fraud in CTV and digtial. Who will you ever believe? You won't want to hear this, but Facebook says you're wasting your time. June 20, 2022 Episode artwork Media Insultant SPECIAL EDITION - Meet Brad Fuhr, owner of the successful LGBTQ radio station KGAY. June 17, 2022 Episode artwork Media Insultant - Tuesday Edition - 6.14.22 How much fraud can marketers take? Apparently a lot. WIll NextGen in car add value? The auto biz may never be the same.June 14, 2022 Episode artwork Media Insultant - Friday Edition 6.10.22 Streaming makes a bigger impact than ever for radio. Norah O'Donnell takes a humble knee and when will the audience tire of endless policial spots? June 10, 2022 Episode artwork Amaturo consolodates in wine country. Good move? A social entreprenuer raised $80 Million and buys...a group of AM station. Media Insultant for 6.7.22June 07, 2022 Episode artwork What is going on with Saga's drive to get a three-call letter assignment? The NFL is joining the cool kids...but to what result? Nielsen and Netflix in a pissing match. Media Insultant for Friday 6.3.22June 03, 2022 Episode artwork Is Hybrid Radio not only a great idea...but too late? Ed Stolz returns here to another WTF. And why doesn't TSQ get any respect on the street? Media Insulatant for Tuesday 5.31.22May 31, 2022 Episode artwork Auto ad spending is up...but still behind 6 years ago. Get your deal closed...a word of advice. And Nielsen found no new buyers... Media Insultant Friday Edition 5.27.22May 27, 2022 Episode artwork Jacobs Media Techsurvey kicks some swagger out of radio. CTV advertising avails all over the place and Mr. Benedetti joins Qu and we're a bit perplexed. Media Insultant Tuesday Edition 5.24.22May 24, 2022 Episode artwork Will KROQ ever really rock LA again? Lots of jobs in major market Cox TV stations. The TV upfronts are here - but they'll never be the same. Media Insultant Friday Edition 5.20.22May 20, 2022 Episode artwork