Isis M. Jones To Serve As Program Director.
The MaxxKonnect Group has partnered with RadioInsight, RadioWorld, Beasley Media Group and SurferNetwork to launch “MaxxRadio” at NABShow 2023 in Las Vegas.
MaxxRadio will launch online on April 1st at MaxxRadioNow.com with streaming services provided by SurferNetwork and will be heard throughout Las Vegas on Beasley Media Group's 96.3 KKLZ-HD2 starting April 10th.
MaxxRadio will be a full-service station specifically spotlighting the radio industry at the convention. Programming will feature manufacturer and industry news and updates, as well as product information from radio industry manufacturers. Special radio-specific events will be featured including Transmitter Talk Tuesday with Nautel’s Jeff Welton, TWiRT with Kirk Harnack and more to be announced over the next few weeks. All featured content will be available in podcast form on the website during and after the show.
RadioWorld Editor-In-Chief Paul McLane will provide daily updates from the show floor, while RadioInsight Publisher Lance Venta will be providing radio industry news and maintaining the MaxxRadio website leading up to and throughout the show.
MaxxKonnect President Josh Bohn states, "As the MaxxKonnect Group strives to provide best-in-class service, equipment and connectivity to all of radio, MaxxRadio brings all of radio to everyone coming to the NAB Show. A huge Thank You to all of our partners for providing the resources to make this station special; to SurferNetwork and Beasley Media Group for providing the distribution platforms, and to RadioInsight and Radio World for their best in class reporting to bring our audience everything they need to know about the radio industry both at the show and year round."
Joining MaxxRadio as Program Director will be Isis M. Jones. Jones joins MaxxRadio with over three decades of industry experience. Her previous stops include WATV, WBHK & WBHJ in Birmingham, as well as WFUN & WHHL, St. Louis. She currently hosts the show #Room1420 on YouTube and Facebook. Joining Jones on the programming team will be MaxxKonnect Group Sales Manager for Wireless & Connectivity Products Chris Roth as Imaging and Production Director. Roth previously held Production Director duties for 103.5 WTOP Washington DC and has programmed at multiple stations including WIAD Washington and WWMY Raleigh.
Jones states, "MaxxKonnect created an opportunity with MaxxRadio for me to do what I love most: To Konnect with this amazing industry and with the folks that make it go round 365 days a year. Looking forward to meeting you all at NABShow 2023!"
Notes: Press Release - MaxxRadio | MaxxKonnect Group - March 2023