Friday, December 31, 2010

Radio Lunch

Back Row L to R: Saville Kellner (Black Card Radio) Kurt Kelly (Kurt Kelly VO & Production) Joel Denver (All Access Music Group) Randy West (VO & TV Game Show Announcer) Don Barrett ( publisher) Art Vuolo, Jr. (Radio's Best Friend) Charlie Cook (Country Radio Consultant with McVay Media) Gregg Ogonowsk (Bob Orban Communications) Kevin Carter (R.A.M.P. editor) Front Row L to R: "Shotgun Tom" Kelly (K-Earth 101 LA) Wally Clark (Media Consultant) Jim Hampton (Greenhouse Marketing Group) Jhani Kaye (PD K-Earth 101 & KTWV LA PD) Don Whittemore (formerly with RCA Records/owner Dandy Don's Ice Cream) and Charlie Tuna (famed LA personality/now in syndication with Black Card Radio)

Joe Chille and Scott Carpenter

WJYE Ops Mgr and morning talent Joe Chille has Lunch with the legendary CHUM/Toronto talent The Boogieman, Scott Carpenter. We're not sure which one looks scarier.

Sharif Iman

Sharif Iman visits Brooke Summers at WUHU radio. They laughed so hard we weren't sure they could make it through the interview!

Tuesday, December 21, 2010


Boo-Boo is actually PMB Broadcasting Operations Manager Joseph Brannon.

Whitney Wolanin

TopNotch® Records Pop Rock Singer Songwriter Pianist Whitney Wolanin and Portsmouth England Native Singer Songwriter former Lead Vocalist of Bad Company Brian Howeat a Show where they both performed recently at the Verandah Fort Myers, Florida.
Reprint credit: TopNotch® Records- Victoria Wolanin

Thursday, December 16, 2010

Arbitron Fly-In

The recent Arbitron Fly-In took place in early December. The gathering saw many consultants, group heads and corporate programmers on-hand at The Hyatt/Baltimore. Pictured are Albright & O'Malley consultants Mike O'Malley, Jaye Albright and McVay Media consultant and talent coach Mike McVay.

Friday, December 10, 2010



Thursday, December 02, 2010

Sharif Iman

WOVO/Glasgow-Bowling Green Operations Manager Kellie McKay poses with Sharif Iman during his recent swing through Bowling Green, KY.

Monday, November 29, 2010


The back of the WLTC/Columbus van will have this picture, plus balloons out of Bob and Sheri's mouths that says "Stop!" And "Hey. Stop, for cryin' out loud!" Credit where credit is due ... WVAF in Charleston, WVa did something similar using their morning team of Steve & Jenny.

Sunday, November 28, 2010

PMB Broadcasting Christmas Tree

PMB Broadcasting decorated the biggest tree on Columbus, Georgia's main street, for the holiday's.

Monday, November 22, 2010

Sharif Iman

Sharif Iman on the red carpet at the 2010 Hollywood Music in Media Awards. The "Chocolate Soul Child" was nominated a Best New Artist.

Donny and Marie on Broadway

Donny Osmond, the anchor of the McVay Syndicated radio shows "The Donny Osmond Show" as well as "8 Track Playback" and "Donny's Datebook" and his sister Marie will perform on Broadway for the holidays. Visit or to learn more about The Donny Osmond Show.

Friday, November 19, 2010

Delilah and Sharif Iman

Syndicated talk host Delilah poses with Sharif Iman during a recent West Coast swing by the singer.

Thursday, November 18, 2010

McVay New Media's Jon Erdahl

McVay New Media's Jon Erdahl jokingly poses in front of the Shine FM personnel files. This picture shows what once was as today the station is ALL digital.

Monday, November 15, 2010

McVay Media News/Talk Specialist Holland Cooke

Backfield in motion? McVay Media News/Talk Specialist Holland Cooke, attempting to run a few plays with the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders.

SHAMELESSLY STAR STRUCK, I told him, "I was music director of a Top-40 AM station in the 70s, and we played all your songs, right-out-of-the-box!" Earth Wind & Fire co-founder Verdine White asked, "Which station?" "WPRO, Providence," I replied. "Thank you, man," he grinned.

When I met him a dozen years ago at KFGO/Fargo, I wrote an article in Talkers magazine predicting that Ed Schultz was going places. Fast-forward: He's got a nationally-syndicated radio show, and hosts "The Ed Show" weeknights at 6 ET on MSNBC. Pictured on-set with Big Eddie (R) is McVay Media News/Talk Specialist Holland Cooke (L).

Saturday, November 13, 2010

Sharif Iman

Sharif Iman and KPLZ Music Director, Alisia, pose before the singer/songwriter took to the airwaves.

Sharif Iman performs for radio station KWAV/Monterey during a K-Wave Happy Hour.

Whitney Wolanin

Whitney Wolanin Sold out Show 11 November 2010 Bluebird Cafe

Thursday, November 11, 2010

Manny Pacquiao and Dan Hill

Following every fight, boxing champion Manny Pacquiao finds a Karaoke bar and sings the 1977 classic by singer Dan Hill "Sometimes When We Touch." The champion fighter and the champion singer songwriter have collaborated and will soon be releasing their duet of "Sometimes When We Touch

Friday, November 05, 2010

Morning Show Bootcamp

Kristen Acevedo and Robert Alan ("The Complete Sheet" at Wise Brother Media) pose with Mike McVay (McVay Media) during the most recent Morning Show Bootcamp.

Monday, November 01, 2010

Ashley Nemeh, recording artist, recently visited NYC.

Ashley Nemeh, recording artist, recently visited NYC for a series of showcases to record labels. During that time she met radio, record and satellite celebrities.

Here she is posing between WLTW/NYC Afternoon Drive talent Rich Kaminski and Lite 106.7 PD Chris Conley.

Recording artist Ashley Nemeh with Kid Kelly of Sirius-XM Satellite Radio during her recent trip to the SatCaster's NYC studios.

Fresh-FM NYC and Chicago PD (and Format Captain) Jim Ryan poses with Ashley Nemeh in his palatial NYC Penthouse Office.

WKTU Night Talent, Z100/NYC Music Director and host of the Nationally Syndicated "Weekend Throwdown with Jagger" poses with Ashley Nemeh.

Q104 NYC Air Talent Marc Coppola and PD Eric Wellman pose with Ashley. Cope Rocks is a longtime friend of McVay Media. Mark recently added the services of Listener Driven Radio (an associated company) to Q104.3/NYC.

Ashley poses with Capitol Records promotion monster Patty Morris during her recent visit to NYC.

Ashley Nemeh poses with author, radio and TV personality Lisa Wexler. Lisa hosts her own New York City area radio show, is co-author of "Secrets of a Jewish Mother" (authored with sister Jill Zarin and her mother Gloria Kamen) and has regularly appeared with Jill on The Housewives of New York.

Ashley Nemeh at MTV in New York City ... a location she plans to make a regular destination.

Ashley Nemeh performed in an exclusive showcase at Universal Republic for Monte Lipman, Joel Klaiman , David Nathan and the entire team at U-Republic.

Ashely Nemeh NY Trip

Adrian Moreira, SVP Adult Music RCA Music Group, poses with singer Ashley Nemeh, during a recent stop at the RCA - Arista - J Records music offices.

Jim Burrus, SVP Music & Marketing at Columbia Records, poses with Ashley Nemeh.

Sharif Iman continues to conquer the radio world by visiting station after station.

Sharif Iman continues to conquer the radio world by visiting station after station. Magic 98.9/Greenville PD Chase Murphy is pictured with Sharif and was surprised to find that Sharif had friends from the same small Texas town he grew up in just outside of Austin! Small world!
Sharif and team at WWIK in Charleston, SC with longtime friend Jack Jeffords. Thanks, Jack, for breakfast, too!

The march of the Iman's went through Savannah. Sharif and Danny performing for WSGA. Sharif played for Sam Diamond and Nicole Owens with 92.2 The Point at an off-site location in Savannah, GA.

Hyla, the Entertainment Reporter for Headline News

Hyla, the Entertainment Reporter for Headline News recently stopped by the Rick Dees Studios for some "Coaching" from our Mike McVay. Assisted by Dees producer and wizard, Paul Liebeskind, the two has some studio fun.

Sunday, October 31, 2010

Ashley Nemeh

Singer Ashley Nemeh recently visited the Malibu Beach offices of All Access. Pictured are the brains behind the worlds biggest digital music and media magazine Joel Denver (left) and Mark Strickland (right).
Ashley Nemeh, recording artist and pop performer, recently joined Mike McVay for a west coast visit to the Pacific Palisades offices of The Weiss Agency.