Greater Media Station Recognized By Norbella During Ad Club Boston’s 2014 Media Maven Awards

November 21, 2014

 

Radio929winsGreater Media Boston was recently recognized when agency partner, Norbella Media was named among the winners of the Ad Club Boston’s 2014 Maven Awards.

The annual event took place on Monday, November 17th at the State Room in Boston, Massachusetts.

Norbella Media took top honors in “Best Use of Radio” category for its outstanding work on the Bertucci Share the Love campaign. Greater Media Boston’s five station cluster, including WKLB-FM, WROR-FM, WMJX-FM, WBOS-FM/Radio 92.9 and WBQT-FM/HOT 96.9, were recognized on screen as well thanked on stage during remarks made by Norbella Media Director Bob Deininger during his acceptance speech.

“We could not have won the Media Maven Award for “Best Use of Radio” without the partnership of Greater Media Boston,” said Bob Deininger, media director at Norbella. ”The Pay it Forward concept was developed and supported with the help of Greater Media Boston’s resources, including their on-air talent, video crews, websites, and social channels.”

“This is a perfect example of how Greater Media Boston distinguishes itself from the competition,” said Rob Williams, vice president and market manager. “From concept to development, to collaboration across departments, execution and results, this campaign is an A+. Our agency partner, Norbella agrees, the client Bertucci’s agrees, as did the judges for the prestigious Ad Club Maven Awards. We are very proud of our entire Greater Media Boston team!”

 

WMGK Classic Rock Art Show & Sale Kicks Off Dec. 5th

November 21, 2014

 

The 14th Annual 102.9 WMGK Classic Rock Art Show and Sale features the world’s largest collection of photographs, paintings and drawings made by anRock art show 2014d featuring the biggest names in classic rock. The show’s amazing collection of works includes pieces created by classic rockers such as Paul McCartney, John Lennon, Bob Dylan, Jerry Garcia, John Entwistle (The Who), Jimi Hendrix, Ron Wood (Rolling Stones), Robby Krieger (The Doors), Ringo Starr, Carlos Santana and many others. This year’s Classic Rock Art Show will also feature photos of The Rolling Stones, Led Zeppelin, The Who, Van Halen, Stevie Nicks, Tom Petty, Beatles animation art, gold records, concert tour posters and hand signed artwork.

The exhibit space is located on the lower level, right next to Sears. Admission to the exhibit is free and all of the art is available for purchase with prices ranging from $5 to $10,000, with plenty of items priced under $200.

Some of the new additions to this year’s collection include hand signed art made by Bob Dylan, Ringo Starr, Santana plus Tom M Morton’s never before published photo of The Who when they opened for Herman’s Hermits in St. Louis.

This year’s show will feature a live broadcast from WMGK’s afternoon DJ, Andre Gardner (2p-7p) on Friday December 12 as well an appearance by Ron Campbell, Director of the Beatles Cartoon Series and Animator for the film, Yellow Submarine. From December 12 through December 14, Campbell will sign autographs, talk to attendees and he’ll also be displaying ‘Childhood Memories II’ a brand new piece featuring 50 years of his cartoons. Campbell was involved in legendary cartoons such as: Scooby Doo, Rugrats, Winnie the Pooh, Smurfs, Flintstones, Jetsons, George of the Jungle, Krazy Kat, Ed, Edd & Eddy.

Hours of the MGK Classic Rock Art Show are:

  • Monday-Saturday from 10:00am-9:00pm
  • Sunday from 11:00am-6:00pm

 

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