Former Superadio President Gary Bernstein Is Named President of Programming for Syndication One Radio Network

Trailblazing executive in programming, marketing, and sales tapped to

expand talk and entertainment network into a global independent entity.



Oct 24, 2007, 01:00 ET from REACH Media

    NEW YORK, Oct. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Radio One and REACH Media have joined
 forces to bring aboard syndication visionary, Gary Bernstein, to run and
 expand Syndication One, effective immediately. This fast-developing network
 is home to shows like: The Yolanda Adams Morning Show, The Al Sharpton
 Show, The Rickey Smiley Morning Show, CoCo Brother's Spirit of Hip Hop
 program, and other signed high-profile talent soon to be announced.
     The welcome challenge to work directly with Alfred Liggins and David
 Kantor to expand REACH Media and Radio One's syndication infrastructure
 through innovative analog and digital cross platform content branding is
 Bernstein's mission.
     "When the decision was made to build a real top-notch network, there
 was only one name on my list," said Radio One CEO, Alfred Liggins. "Gary
 Bernstein is simply the best in the business at syndication. There is
 nobody that works harder and achieves better results! We're pleased to add
 Bernstein to the Radio One and Reach families."
     For 10 years, Gary Bernstein was the trailblazing leader of Superadio
 Networks, following more than a decade of success as the top billing ad
 executive in the Boston radio market. Bernstein established and grew many
 successful brands in syndication today including: The Wendy Williams
 Experience, The BeBe Winans Radio Show, The Russ Parr Morning Show, The
 Baka Boyz Mastermix, The Donnie McClurkin Show, Walt "Baby" Love's Gospel
 Traxx, Open House Party and the world's largest mix show network (Urban
 Mixx -- Slam Jam, Kool Jam, Mini Mixx etc.). With a small Independent
 company, Bernstein, the consummate deal maker, was first to have 10
 programs airing simultaneously in New York City.
     "Gary Bernstein is unquestionably one of the real visionaries and
 leaders in radio syndication," adds REACH Media CEO David Kantor. "He
 possesses a rare combination of sales, marketing, and programming savvy
 that has enabled him to achieve monumental results."
     "This is truly a gigantic opportunity to enhance, and create some
 significant content. I plan to build a dedicated staff and utilize the
 considerable assets of Radio One, Reach Media, TV One, Giant Magazine and
 other strategic media partners to innovate multi-media content brands
 primarily targeting African Americans but also expanding into other formats
 and areas," says Syndication One President Gary Bernstein. "I am excited to
 be working with Alfred, David, Barry Mayo, Jay Stevens, Zemira Jones as
 well as the folks at TV-One and Giant."
     Syndication One will have offices in Boston, New York, and Dallas.
     For more information about the shows or to set up interviews with the
 hosts, contact Maiya Hollie, 972.371.5851, maiya.hollie@reachmediainc.com.
 Companies interested in obtaining any of the shows for broadcast should
 contact Melody Talkington, vice president, affiliate relations, for REACH
 Media Inc., 972.371.5845, melody.talkington@reachmediainc.com.
 
 

SOURCE REACH Media
    NEW YORK, Oct. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Radio One and REACH Media have joined
 forces to bring aboard syndication visionary, Gary Bernstein, to run and
 expand Syndication One, effective immediately. This fast-developing network
 is home to shows like: The Yolanda Adams Morning Show, The Al Sharpton
 Show, The Rickey Smiley Morning Show, CoCo Brother's Spirit of Hip Hop
 program, and other signed high-profile talent soon to be announced.
     The welcome challenge to work directly with Alfred Liggins and David
 Kantor to expand REACH Media and Radio One's syndication infrastructure
 through innovative analog and digital cross platform content branding is
 Bernstein's mission.
     "When the decision was made to build a real top-notch network, there
 was only one name on my list," said Radio One CEO, Alfred Liggins. "Gary
 Bernstein is simply the best in the business at syndication. There is
 nobody that works harder and achieves better results! We're pleased to add
 Bernstein to the Radio One and Reach families."
     For 10 years, Gary Bernstein was the trailblazing leader of Superadio
 Networks, following more than a decade of success as the top billing ad
 executive in the Boston radio market. Bernstein established and grew many
 successful brands in syndication today including: The Wendy Williams
 Experience, The BeBe Winans Radio Show, The Russ Parr Morning Show, The
 Baka Boyz Mastermix, The Donnie McClurkin Show, Walt "Baby" Love's Gospel
 Traxx, Open House Party and the world's largest mix show network (Urban
 Mixx -- Slam Jam, Kool Jam, Mini Mixx etc.). With a small Independent
 company, Bernstein, the consummate deal maker, was first to have 10
 programs airing simultaneously in New York City.
     "Gary Bernstein is unquestionably one of the real visionaries and
 leaders in radio syndication," adds REACH Media CEO David Kantor. "He
 possesses a rare combination of sales, marketing, and programming savvy
 that has enabled him to achieve monumental results."
     "This is truly a gigantic opportunity to enhance, and create some
 significant content. I plan to build a dedicated staff and utilize the
 considerable assets of Radio One, Reach Media, TV One, Giant Magazine and
 other strategic media partners to innovate multi-media content brands
 primarily targeting African Americans but also expanding into other formats
 and areas," says Syndication One President Gary Bernstein. "I am excited to
 be working with Alfred, David, Barry Mayo, Jay Stevens, Zemira Jones as
 well as the folks at TV-One and Giant."
     Syndication One will have offices in Boston, New York, and Dallas.
     For more information about the shows or to set up interviews with the
 hosts, contact Maiya Hollie, 972.371.5851, maiya.hollie@reachmediainc.com.
 Companies interested in obtaining any of the shows for broadcast should
 contact Melody Talkington, vice president, affiliate relations, for REACH
 Media Inc., 972.371.5845, melody.talkington@reachmediainc.com.
 
 SOURCE REACH Media