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Bob Hyland

I've been in business 35 years and along the way met some real characters, one of them was Robert Hyland, Senior Regional VP of CBS Radio and General Manager of KMOX, St. Louis.  An icon of broadcasting nationally, Hyland catapulted KMOX into one of America's...

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MU affiliates

Now that we had promised MU some $201,000 in cash and much more in non-cash promotion, new demands were made of our affiliate radio stations including higher rights fees and increased network commercial inventory.  We asked stations for more pre and post game programming and required clearance...

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Big comeback at Mizzou

On April 15th of this year I posted a blog about how MU Athletic Director, Dave Hart, Sr., canceled our existing radio contract and rebid.  We lost to a St. Louis company, SNI, and were out for two years: '78--'80.  During the interval we began...

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Kansas City Chiefs

Our full-time land-line distribution system, leased from AT&T, afforded us revenue opportunities in that we could sub-lease the system to others.  One such entity was the Kansas City Chiefs.  The flagship radio station was Kansas City's KCMO which made its money off local ad sales...

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