May 27, 2010

Nationally Syndicated Duo Named Outstanding Comedy Second Year Running

Charlotte, NC (May 27, 2010): Greater Media Charlotte’s nationally syndicated The Matt & Ramona Show has received the esteemed Gracie Allen Award® for Outstanding Comedy from the Alliance for Women in Media (formerly American Women in Radio & Television). Ramona Holloway accepted the award at the 35th Annual Gracie Awards® Gala held on Tuesday, May 25, 2010 in Beverly Hills, CA. Co-host Matt Harris was also in attendance at the awards ceremony.

This was Matt Harris and Ramona Holloway’s second year in a row receiving the top honor in this category. The winning entry, “Ramona Meets Jimmy Carter,” centers on co-host Ramona Holloway’s less-than-memorable encounter with her idol, the former President.

To hear the winning entry, “Ramona Meets Jimmy Carter,” please access the audio from this link:

The Gracie Allen Awards® (also known as The Gracies®) are bestowed by the Alliance for Women in Media and recognizes exemplary programming created by and for women in all facets of electronic media. Each year, The Gracies® Gala attracts the best in radio, television, cable and web-based media.

The Matt and Ramona Show airs weekdays from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm Eastern on WLNK (107.9 the LINK) in Charlotte, NC and is syndicated nationally through Greater Media Charlotte. In addition to The Matt & Ramona Show, the network also offers Bob & Sheri, on a syndicated basis, creating a personality lineup for stations to present on an exclusive basis in their respective markets.

For more information, please contact Angela Snider, Affiliate Marketing Coordinator, Greater Media Charlotte, at 704-374-3745