Radio One, Inc. Announces Stock Repurchase Authorization

Dec 30, 2015, 13:00 ET from Radio One, Inc.

WASHINGTON, Dec. 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Radio One, Inc. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: ROIAK; ROIA), announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a repurchase of shares of the Company's Class D common stock (the "Repurchase Program"). The Repurchase Program authorizes the repurchase of shares with an aggregate value of up to $3.5MM. The Repurchase Program is authorized for up to 24 months and purchases under the plan may be made from time to time in open market purchases, through privately negotiated transactions or otherwise. 

Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements

This press release includes forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Forward-looking statements represent management's current expectations and are based upon information available to Radio One at the time of this release. These forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors, some of which are beyond Radio One's control, that may cause the actual results to differ materially from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially are described in Radio One's reports on Forms 10-K, 10-Q, 8-K, S-3 and other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC"). Radio One does not undertake any duty to update any forward-looking statements.

About Radio One, Inc.

Radio One, Inc., together with its subsidiaries (http://www.radio-one.com/), is a diversified media company that primarily targets African-American and urban consumers. The Company is one of the nation's largest radio broadcasting companies, currently owning and/or operating 56 broadcast stations located in 16 urban markets in the United States. Through its controlling interest in Reach Media, Inc. (http://www.blackamericaweb.com/), the Company also operates syndicated programming including the Tom Joyner Morning Show, the Russ Parr Morning Show, the Yolanda Adams Morning Show, the Rickey Smiley Morning Show, Bishop T.D. Jakes' "Empowering Moments", and the Reverend Al Sharpton Show. Beyond its core radio broadcasting franchise, Radio One owns Interactive One (http://www.interactiveone.com/), an online platform serving the African-American community through social content, news, information, and entertainment. Interactive One operates a number of branded sites, including News One, UrbanDaily, HelloBeautiful and social networking websites, including BlackPlanet and MiGente. In addition, the Company owns TV One, LLC (http://www.tvoneonline.com/), a cable/satellite network programming primarily to African-Americans.

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