Category Archives: Press Releases

Radio One Announces Closing of Private Offer

NEWS RELEASE April 17, 2015 Contact:  Peter D. Thompson, EVP and CFO (301) 429-4638 Washington, DC FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE             RADIO ONE, INC. ANNOUNCES CLOSING OF PRIVATE OFFERING OF $350 MILLION OF SENIOR SECURED NOTES,  NEW $350 MILLION CREDIT FACILITY AND … Continued

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Willie Moore Jr. Is Set to Host The Nightly Spirit with Willie Moore Jr. Weekdays Beginning March 9

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:   CONTACT: Kelly Harrington | Communications Manager | REACH Media Inc. Kelly.Harrington@REACHMediaInc.com   Willie Moore Jr. Is Set to Host The Nightly Spirit with Willie Moore Jr. Weekdays Beginning March 9 The Inspirational Entertainer’s New Show Will … Continued

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Radio One Honors 2015 Hometown Champion Award Recipients

      Radio One Honors 2015 Hometown Champion Award Recipients {Silver Spring, MD…February 13, 2015} – Radio One, Inc., the only African-American owned multi-media company predominantly targeting African-Americans successfully launched its 2nd Annual Hometown Champions contest to honor unsung … Continued

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JOHN J. AGLIALORO, CATHERINE L. HUGHES AND GREGORY CHARLES MILLER ELECTED TO THE BARNES FOUNDATION BOARD OF TRUSTEES

The Board of Trustees of the Barnes Foundation today announced that they have elected three new Trustees: Philadelphia-native John J. Aglialoro, independent entrepreneur and Chairman and co-founder of UM Holdings Ltd; Catherine (Cathy) Hughes, Chairperson and Founder of Radio One, Inc., the largest African American owned and operated broadcast company in the United States; and Gregory Charles Miller, a pharmaceutical industry executive and longtime education philanthropist. Mr. Aglialoro and Mr. Miller were nominated by Lincoln University. Continued

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BOOM 94.5 Debuts On-Air Talent Line-Up

        FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE BOOM 94.5 FM Debuts On-air Talent Line-up The Classic Hip-Hop Station Brings A Local Voice To DFW {DALLAS, TX – January 19, 2015} – Two months after its launch, BOOM 94.5 will begin … Continued

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Radio One Indianapolis Announces New Program Director for HOT 96.3 FM

      FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Radio One Indianapolis Announces New Program Director For HOT 96.3 FM (Indianapolis, Indiana: January 14, 2015) – Karen Vaughn extends her Radio One management role as she accepts the reigns at HOT 96.3 FM, an … Continued

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Radio One DC Announces New Program Director for Urban Cluster

      Radio One DC Announces New Program Director for Urban Cluster (Silver Spring, MD., January 8, 2015) – Radio One-DC announced Kashon Powell as the new Program Director for My Majic 102.3 FM, an Urban AC format effective January … Continued

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Radio One Charlotte Announces New General Manager

      Radio One Charlotte Announces New General Manager for Urban Cluster (Silver Spring, MD., January 5, 2015) – Radio One announced the new hire of Vice President, General Manager Mathilde ‘Til’ Levesque today to their urban media cluster … Continued

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The Passing of William G. Mays

MEDIA STATEMENT The Passing of William G. Mays Silver Spring, MD., December 5, 2014 – Alfred C. Liggins, President and CEO of Radio One, Inc. released the following statement on the passing of William G. Mays, business mogul. “The Radio … Continued

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Radio One Expands BOOM Footprint to Atlanta

      Media Contacts Contact: Yashima White AziLove Vice President, Corporate Communications yazilove@radio-one.com O -301.429.3239 C – 240.997.3180     Radio One Expands BOOM Footprint to Atlanta Airwaves turn to Classic Hip-Hop on the new BOOM 102.9 FM {SILVER … Continued

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