Greater Media Management and On-Air Talent Named Among “Most Influential Women in Radio” by Radio Ink Magazine
June 1, 2010
Greater Media, Inc. is pleased to announce Heidi Raphael , Vice President of Corporate Communication , Grace Blazer , 96.9 Boston Talks/WTKK-FM Program Director and Sheri Lynch, WLNK-FM/Charlotte Syndicated On Air Personality have all been named among the “Most Influential Women in Radio” by Radio Ink in its annual list which spotlights women who are making a positive difference in the radio industry across the nation.
“Radio Ink is proud to present the eleventh annual MIW list, said Radio Ink General Manager Deborah Parenti. “We believe the opportunity to spotlight outstanding women who are making significant contributions to radio continues to play an important role in developing, advancing and inspiring women throughout all areas of the industry. From 20 names in 1999 to over 50 today, the MIW list reflects the road that has been traveled over those eleven years as well as the bright promise of the one still ahead of us.”
The list will be published in the June 7nd edition of Radio Ink Magazine. Each year, Radio Ink selects women who have demonstrated exceptional leadership and accomplishment in the radio profession for inclusion on the list, considered one of the industry’s most prestigious honors.
Established in 1999, the list has grown from 20 names to a roster of over 50, reflecting the rise of more women to prominent industry posts over the past decade. In 2000, the list prompted the start of the mentoring group, also using the acronym, MIW, which stands for “Mentoring, Inspiring Women.” The mission of this group is to provide a network by which women can women build a community of support and guidance to their radio peers.
For more information, please contact Heidi Raphael, Greater Media, Inc. Vice President of Corporate Communication, at 781.348.8612.