B-105 has received, for the fifth time in the last six years, a nomination for the Academy of Country Music’s Large Market Station of the Year Award! Chris Carr & Company also received a nomination for Large Market Personality of the Year! The winner of these and many other awards will be revealed at the 48th annual ACM Awards show in Las Vegas on Sunday, April 7, 2013.
Judging for Station of the Year was based on the station’s involvement in the community, its commitment to the growth of the country music format, as well as its success in ratings and revenue. Judging for Large Market Personality of the Year was based on the nominee’s involvement in the community, their commitment to the growth of the country music format, as well as their professionalism and success in ratings and revenue.
“Grover and his talented team do an extraordinary job putting out a terrific Country product while dedicating tremendous in our communities,” said Jim Bryant, Hubbard Radio – Cincinnati Vice President/Market Manager. “They love what they do and they show it every day!”
“I am extremely thrilled and very proud of the staff at B-105 for the 2 ACM nominations we received this morning!” said Grover Collins, WUBE Program Director. “Every day we try to reach the expectations of the best listeners and these nominations tell us we are on the right path. We are all very grateful for this recognition.”
“This nomination is a win for Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana,” said Chris Carr. “It represents their passion for Country music and their love for the communities they live and work in. In the eyes of the Country world, the Tri-State is a star on the map because of over 2 million good, caring people!”
The 48th annual Academy of Country Music Awards show is dedicated to honoring and showcasing the biggest names and emerging talent in the country music industry. The show will be broadcast live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 8:00 p.m. ET on the CBS Television Network. For more information on the Academy of Country Music and the Academy of Country Music Awards, click here.