The Radio on Main Street Podcast
Featuring Mel Phillips, Legendary Radio Programmer, at the WRKO 50th Reunion

In this episode of the Radio on Main Street podcast, Erica Farber, President and CEO of the Radio Advertising Bureau, sits down with an old friend, Mel Phillips, at WRKO/Boston’s 50th reunion party held the weekend of June 2nd.

Mel is a legendary radio programmer and author. Here he shares some interesting WRKO history as well as his own insights into radio’s relevance today.

The Radio on Main Street Podcast,
featuring Barbara Floyd Jones, Senior Manager of National Home Ownership Programs for NeighborWorks America

This Radio on Main Street podcast shines a spotlight on an organization dedicated to improving and strengthening communities across the country by creating opportunities for sustainable home ownership.  What does that mean you may ask?  Well take a listen as Tammy Greenberg, who leads RAB’s business development efforts, speaks with Barbara Floyd Jones, Senior Manager of National Home Ownership Programs for NeighborWorks America.

During this podcast, you will learn about the benefits and resources consumers have access to through NeighborWorks Organizations and the role that radio plays in educating and inspiring listeners to consider home ownership.

June is home ownership month, so there couldn’t be a more perfect time for this conversation.

The Radio on Main Street Podcast
Featuring Dave Denes of Benztown

In this edition of Radio on Main Street, RAB President and CEO Erica Farber speaks with Dave Denes, President and co-founder of Benztown. Benztown is an international radio imaging company that provides multiple products including production libraries, programming, jingles and voice-over services.

During this podcast Dave discusses the importance of radio stations projecting a consistent image and keeping their brand in the forefront at all times – both on the radio and in the marketplace.

The Radio on Main Street Podcast
Featuring an Interview with
Stan Richards of The Richards Group

In this episode of the Radio on Main Street Podcast, RAB President and CEO, Erica Farber speaks with advertising icon Stan Richards,  a recent inductee into the 2017 Advertising Hall of Fame.

Stan is the founder of Dallas-based The Richards Group, one of the largest independent advertising agencies in the world. In this podcast he shares the egalitarian principles he employs in the workplace and talks about the agency’s legendary work with Motel 6.

The Radio on Main Street Podcast
Featuring Kelly McIlwraith and Insights from USTN’s Neuro Radio Research Study

In this Radio on Main Street Podcast Annette Malave, who leads RAB’s Insights team, speaks with Kelly McIlwraith, Marketing and Strategy Director with Australian Traffic Network.

Recently, Ms. McIlwraith presented the results of a United States Traffic Network (USTN) study to prove the effectiveness of short form ads via both engagement and long term memory encoding to a room filled with some of the largest media buying and planning agencies. She shares some of the compelling results of the Neuro Radio Research Study with us here.

The Radio on Main Street Podcast with BMI VP, Dan Spears

In this episode RAB President and CEO, Erica Farber, speaks with Dan Spears, Vice President of Industry Relations and Licensing with BMI.

Dan’s mission for BMI is to help music makers and music users, such as radio stations and businesses, understand how to best work together.