Carolina Bermudez announced on-air this morning that she will be exiting Elvis Duran & The Morning Show for a new gig in television. After Duran teased a big announcement at 7:40 a.m, Bermudez spent some time talking about her decision while Elvis read tweets and Facebook messages wishing Bermudez well. Bermudez was emotional in making the announcement and even took calls from listeners. She also tweeted, "After many amazing years with @elvisduranshow I'll be leaving to pursue an incredible opportunity in TV. Can't wait to tell you where soon!" Duran tweeted, "Thanks for laughs, tears and memories @TheRealCarolina. No TV camera needed. You paint pictures with your words so brilliantly. Big Poppa"
Tessa Hall exits her duties as CHR KSLZ APD/MD/morning talent and Adults Hits WSGX/St. Louis afternoon host.
Morning co-host Nnete Inyangumia and CHR/Rhythmic KBXX/Houston part ways.
WYAY/Atlanta makes the switch from Oldies to all News as All News 106.7.
WXKT/Gainesville has flipped from Talk to Adult Hits as 103.7 Chuck-FM.
Talk WRKO/Boston and Tom Finneran have announced that Finneran will leave the station after his show on Thursday, May 31. Finneran has been with WRKO, hosting morning drive, since February of 2007
Non-comm Triple A WFPK/Louisvilleís syndicated new-music show, The Weekly Feed, has announced a new partnership with Salon.com, creating Salon Studio, featuring video content produced by host Kyle Meredith. The new content will be featured on Salon.comís new media site, Salon Studio, a new original video, art and music platform that continues Salonís growth into new areas.
Dave Ramsey, personal money-management expert and national radio personality, will lead a Radio Show Super Session titled "Succeeding in this Economic Environment" on Thursday, September 20 at 9:30 a.m. The session will cover actions that radio stations can take to succeed in the current economic climate. The Radio Show, jointly produced by the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) and Radio Advertising Bureau (RAB), will be held at the Hilton Anatole in Dallas September 19-21.