FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 5, 2012
THE DAVE RAMSEY CHANNEL LAUNCHES ON iHEARTRADIO
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Dave Ramsey’s The Lampo Group, Inc. and Clear Channel Media and Entertainment today announced an agreement to add “The Dave Ramsey Channel” to the iHeartRadio digital platform. Beginning Monday, August 6, the digital-only station will provide fans 24/7 access to the previous day’s content of “The Dave Ramsey Show,” which will be updated daily on weekdays at 5 p.m. ET.
Ramsey is the first independently syndicated personality channel available on the platform. iHeartRadio is Clear Channel’s free, digital radio service that offers more than 1,000 broadcast and digital-only radio stations from 150 cities, plus user-created Custom Stations inspired by favorite artists and songs, delivering listeners everything they want all in one fully integrated service.
are very proud of what “The Dave Ramsey Show” has achieved with the help of our
500+ existing radio affiliates. This new partnership with iHeartRadio provides the
perfect platform to expose Dave’s straight talk on life and money to a new
audience that now consumes media through mobile and online applications,” said
Brian Mayfield, Vice President of Broadcast for “The Dave Ramsey Show.”
“We’re thrilled to add “The Dave Ramsey Show” to iHeartRadio’s current lineup of stations across the country,” said Brian Lakamp, President of Clear Channel Media and Entertainment Digital. “The show features financial topics that resonate with listeners, and we are excited to offer another premium program for our iHeartRadio users.”
About “The Dave Ramsey Show”
“The Dave Ramsey Show” can be heard on more than 500 radio stations nationwide, with more than 5 million listeners weekly. Listeners from across the country call “The Dave Ramsey Show” daily to ask Ramsey about: money fights with their spouse, teaching their children how to properly handle money, saving for retirement, getting out of debt, and other life issues that revolve around money. Popular segments include “plasectomies” and “Debt Free” screams – where listeners call in and tell Dave how much they paid off and have the opportunity to scream at the top of their lungs “I’M DEBT FREE!”
About Clear Channel Media and Entertainment
With 237 million monthly listeners in the U.S. Clear Channel Media and Entertainment has the largest reach of any radio or television outlet in America. Clear Channel Media and Entertainment serves 150 cities through 850 owned radio stations. The company’s radio stations and content can be heard on AM/FM stations, HD digital radio channels, Sirius/XM satellite, on the Internet at iHeartRadio.com and on the company’s radio station websites, on the iHeartRadio mobile application on iPads and smart phones, and used via navigation systems from TomTom, Garmin and others.
The company’s operations include radio broadcasting, online and mobile services and products, live concerts and events, syndication, music research services and independent media representation. Clear Channel Media and Entertainment is a division of CC Media Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: CCMO), a leading global media and entertainment company. More information on the company can be found at clearchannel.com, clearchanneloutdoor.com, and ccmediaholdings.com.
# # #