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How Important is Radio in an Emergency?

It’s virtually taken on faith in the radio industry: This idea that when all other technologies fail, there’s still radio in an emergency. But open your eyes and you’ll see that radio’s role in emergencies is under threat, thanks to technology. Sure, there are times when all the power goes out, but in those times our […]

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Posted in alert, earthquake, emergency, flood, FM on Mobile Phones, hurricane, mark ramsey, mark ramsey media, Media, mobile, mobile phone, napa, radio, radio industry, Radio's Future, ramsey-blog, safe, safety, san diego, technology, wildfire

Key Takeaways from hivio, the Audio Future Festival

So what did you miss at hivio, the audio future festival, in San Diego earlier this month? Well let’s ask somebody who was there. Sara Marsolek, Faith Radio Network’s Listener Engagement Director, was kind enough to take some copious notes and has agreed to let me share a summary of them with you. You can read her original […]

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Posted in Audio, faith radio network, festival, future, highlights, hivio, mark ramsey, mark ramsey media, Media, radio, radio industry, ramsey-blog, san diego, sara marsolek, summary

Watch hivio 2014 – the Audio Future Festival – LIVE

On June 4, from 8:30 PT to 4:30 PT, hivio streams all day long! Here’s the lineup so you can schedule your viewing (all times are PT and approximate): 8:30 – 9am – Mark Ramsey (@MarkRamseyMedia) 9 – 9:10am – Video from Gary Vaynerchuk (@GaryVee) 9:10 – 9:30am – Tracy Johnson, Tracy Johnson Media (@TracyJohnson) 9:30 – 10:00am – Jerry Rocco, […]

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Posted in andrea russett, Audio, craig bruce, Doug Sterne, emma coats, event, festival, future, gary vaynerchuk, hivio, jaime solis, jd heilprin, live, Mark Middo, mark ramsey, phil becker, radio, radio industry, ramsey-blog, ric militi, rob greenlee, robert rose, san diego, stream, tim sabean

Watch hivio 2014 LIVE – RSVP Here!

hivio is the audio future festival, and it streams LIVE from San Diego on Wednesday, June 4, 2014, beginning at 8:30 am PT New Ideas, Inspiration, and Compelling Q&A for Radio, Online Radio, Digital Audio, and Podcasting. Mark Ramsey talks LIVE with SiriusXM’s Tim Sabean, InnoVision’s Ric Militi, Southern Cross Austereo’s Craig Bruce, Growth Hacker […]

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Posted in 2004, andrea russett, converence, craig bruce, Doug Sterne, emma coats, Events, gary vaynerchuk, hivio, j. d. Heilprin, live, live stream, Mark Middo, mark ramsey, pixar, ramsey-blog, ric militi, rob greenlee, robert rose, rsvp, san diego, stream, tim sabean, video, watch

hivio 2014 – the Audio Future Festival: It’s ON!

It was one of the hottest audio-centric events of 2013. Of course, I’m talking about hivio, the first-ever audio future festival. It didn’t look, feel, or smell like any other gathering of radio types. But don’t take my word for it…. Just watch this short highlight reel (and spot all the familiar faces – or […]

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Posted in 2014, Audio, festival, future, hivio, jaime solis, mark ramsey, mark ramsey media, Media, radio, radio industry, ramsey-blog, san diego, unconference

What Radio Talent Can Learn from Improv

What can radio talent learn from the masters of comic improv? A lot, it turns out. In one of the most enjoyable conversations from hivio 2013, the radio ideas festival, I talked with Gary Kramer, Artistic Director of the National Comedy Theatre in New York and San Diego. Over the past two decades, the NCT […]

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Posted in 2013, comedy, funny, gary kramer, hivio, improv, interview, Interviews, mark ramsey, mark ramsey media, Media, national comedy theatre, radio, radio industry, ramsey-blog, san diego

What Broadcasters MUST Do in the Online Radio Space

What is REALLY going on in the online radio space in local markets all across America? Triton Digital Chief Strategy Officer Patrick Reynolds lifts the veil on one local market, San Diego, at hivio 2013. In this presentation, Patrick brings us up to date on trends in online radio and explains just how much online […]

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Posted in Audio, digital, hivio, Internet Radio, local, mark ramsey, mark ramsey media, Media, online radio, pandora, patrick reynolds, presentation, radio, radio industry, ramsey-blog, san diego, streaming, trends, triton, triton digital

Newspaper Lessons in Transformation for Radio Broadcasters

Newspaper publishers are leading the transformation of media in large part because no corner of the media establishment has been so thoroughly disrupted. Invariably, that means some in the industry will become leaders while the rest become followers and even also-rans. Mike Hodges is one of the leaders. He’s President and COO of U-T San […]

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Posted in 2013, apple, Digital Strategy, future, hivio, Internet Radio, mark ramsey, Media, mike hodges, newspaper, online radio, radio, radio industry, ramsey-blog, san diego, streaming, trends, U-T San Diego, union tribune

What Google+ and Hangouts can do for Radio Broadcasters

Among the presenters at this year’s hivio radio ideas festival were two Google execs: Gabriela D’Addario and Maggie Ferrante. They are part of the team introducing media companies to Google’s social and communication platforms: Google+ and Hangouts (I just peeked at Google+ and jumped on a live Q&A between the LA Times and Aaron Paul […]

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Posted in 2013, Audio, event, festival, future, gabriela d'addario, google, hangouts, hivio, ideas, maggie ferrante, mark ramsey, mark ramsey media, Media, radio, radio industry, ramsey-blog, san diego

Lessons for Radio from a World-Class Brand: The San Diego Zoo

What could radio broadcasters possibly learn from a Zoo? Ask the folks at hivio, the first inaugural radio ideas festival, because this conversation between me and San Diego Zoo Global Brand Manager Michael Warburton turned out to be one of the “hits” of the event, and it had the room buzzing. Some highlights: How legendary […]

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Posted in Audio, brand, branding, featured, festival, hivio, ideas, Interviews, mark ramsey, mark ramsey media, marketing, Media, michael warburton, radio, ramsey-blog, san diego, san diego zoo, video, Videos, wild animal park, zoo