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  • December 22, 2014
    Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: SALM) announced today that Richard Trejo is retiring from Salem Communications at the end of December. He has managed KDAR-Oxnard during his 14 years with the company. Richard's radio career started in 1981 as an Account Executive with KUZZ FM / KKXX FM Bakersfield, CA. He went on to hold positions as GSM for Buck Owens Broadcasting, GM for The Park Lane Group, and General Manager at KDAR during his 37more...
  • December 2, 2014
    Salem Communications Corporation (Nasdaq: SALM) announced today that its Board of Directors has increased its quarterly cash distribution from $0.0625 per share to $0.0650 per share. The cash distribution will be paid on December 29, 2014 to all Class A and Class B common stockholders of record as of December 15, 2014. Follow us on Twitter @SalemCommIR. About Salem Communications Salemmore...
  • November 20, 2014
    Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: SALM), announced today that the Company will present at the 7th Annual LD MICRO Growth Conference onDecember 2-4, 2014 at the Luxe Sunset Bel Air Hotel in Los Angeles, CA. Salem is scheduled to present onDecember 3, 2014 at 1:30 PM Pacific Time, with one-on-one meetings held throughout the day. To schedule a one-on-one meeting, please contact your LD Micro representative. Follow usmore...
  • November 17, 2014
    Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: SALM) - In October Salem announced that Network President, Greg Anderson, would be retiring at the end of the year. In the wake of that announcement Salem has restructured its broadcast division creating new opportunities for several members of its Senior Management staff. Effective January 1, 2015 Salem is consolidating its radio and network divisions into one. Dave Santrella will movemore...
  • November 6, 2014
    Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: SALM) released its results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2014. Third Quarter 2014 Highlights Total net revenue increased 19.0% Adjusted EBITDA(1) increased 14.3% Free cash flow(1) increased 29.5% Internet and e-commerce revenue increased 54.5% Publishing revenue increased 164.7more...
  • October 15, 2014
    Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: SALM) announced today the appointment of Felix Perez as VP/GM of its Miami cluster. Felix comes to Salem with a long and successful history in the radio industry that spans nearly three decades including a particular expertise in Spanish radio. Felix's resume includes ten years with Univision, and in all, nearly 23 years in Spanish media. Felix most recently was the VP/GM at Univision in New Yorkmore...
  • October 13, 2014
    Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: SALM) announced today that it plans to report its third quarter 2014 financial results after the market closes on November 6, 2014. The company also plans to host a teleconference to discuss its results on November 6, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. Pacific Time. To access the teleconference, please dial (719) 325-2214, passcode 9300007 or listen via the investor relations portion of the company'smore...
  • October 9, 2014
    Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: SALM) announced today the retirement of veteran senior executive Greg Anderson. Capping a 44-year career in radio, including the last 21 years at Salem, Greg will step down as President of the Salem Radio Network, effective December 31, 2014. Salem Communications CEO Edward Atsinger, who appointed Greg as the first General Manager of the newly established Salem Radio Network, hasmore...
  • September 2, 2014
    Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: SALM) today announced that its Board of Directors has increased its quarterly cash distribution from $0.0600 per share to $0.0625 per share. The cash distribution will be paid on September 30, 2014 to all Class A and Class B common stockholders of record as of September 16, 2014. Follow us on Twitter @SalemCommIR. ABOUT SALEM COMMUNICATIONS: Salem Communicationsmore...
  • August 12, 2014
    Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: SALM) announced today that Dave Armstrong is retiring from Salem Communications at the end of September. He has managed the Los Angeles, New York and San Diego clusters during his 20 yrs. with Salem. Dave started in radio while still in his teens as a part-time DJ at a small station in Conneaut, Ohio and has gone on to hold positions as Program Director, Sales Mgr. and V.P./General Mgr. during hismore...
  • August 11, 2014
    Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: SALM) announced today Bible Gateway, the world's largest Christian website, has renewed its agreement with Salem Web Network (SWN), the online division of the nation's leading Christian media corporation, to serve as its exclusive sales agent for BibleGateway.com. "We are delighted to continue our exclusive advertising representation of the world's most visited Christian website,more...
  • August 7, 2014
    Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: SALM) released its results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2014. Second Quarter 2014 Highlights Total revenue increased 14.1%Internet and e-commerce revenue increased 45.3% and Internet and e-commerce operating income increased 43.3%Publishing revenue increased 99.4%Two books published by Regnery are on the New York Times best seller list Second Quarter 2014more...
  • July 9, 2014
    Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: SALM), announced today that it plans to report its second quarter 2014 financial results after the market closes on August 7, 2014. The company also plans to host a teleconference to discuss its results on August 7, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. Pacific Time. To access the teleconference, please dial (719) 325-4750, passcode 8382719 or listen via the investor relations portion of the company'smore...
  • June 26, 2014
    Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: SALM) announced today that long time Pittsburgh General Manager Chuck Gratner is retiring effective July 1st, after 50 years in radio. Chuck has worked for Salem Communications for the last 23 years, managing the company's cluster in Pittsburgh which includes Christian Teaching and Talk formatted WORD 101.5 FM and Christian Teaching and Talk WPIT 73 AM. Chuck will be replaced by the stations'more...
  • June 25, 2014
    Salem Communications has announced the recipients of the 2013 "CEO Circle" award. Natalia Formen of Columbus, Ohio, Erik Johnson from Denver and Jeff Arnette from Washington, D.C., are all recipients of the top award -- representing the best from Salem's radio efforts in medium, large and major markets, respectively. "It's the highest honor that a salesperson within Salem can receive," noted David Santrella, President of the Radiomore...
  • June 2, 2014
    Salem Communications announced today that it will celebrate the grand opening of Little Rock's FaithTalk 99.5 FM (KDIS-FM) with an open house of the station's new studios. The event is planned for Tuesday, June 10th from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. with brief remarks from Salem senior executives at 4:00 p.m. KDIS is the newest Christian Teaching and Talk station in Salem's station line-up of 41 stations in its foundational formatmore...
  • May 27, 2014
    Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: SALM), a leading U.S. radio broadcaster, Internet content provider, and magazine and book publisher targeting audiences interested in Christian and family-themed content and conservative values, today announced that its Board of Directors has increased its quarterly cash distribution from $0.0575 per share to $0.0600 per share. The cash distribution will be paid on June 30, 2014 to all Class A andmore...
  • May 14, 2014
    Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: SALM) announced today that beginning May 20, 2014, Mark Elfstrand will join AM 1160 WYLL as the host of "Let's Talk with Mark Elfstrand," heard weekday afternoons from 4-6pm. "Mark Elfstrand is a veteran broadcaster with a large following in Chicago," said Jeff Reisman, general manager of AM 1160 WYLL. "He has a previous track record of success in Chicago. I couldn't imagine a bettermore...
  • May 6, 2014
    Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: SALM) released its results for the three months ended March 31, 2014. First Quarter 2014 Highlights Acquired the businesses of Eagle Publishing on January 10, 2014Total revenue increased 12.1%Internet and e-commerce revenue increased 32.9% and Internet and e-commerce operating income increased 7.6%Publishing revenue increased 44.4% First Quarter 2014 Resultsmore...
  • April 22, 2014
    Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: SALM), announced today that it plans to report its first quarter 2014 financial results after the market closes on May 6, 2014. The company also plans to host a teleconference to discuss its results on May 6, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. Pacific Time. To access the teleconference, please dial (719) 325-4900, passcode 6906826 or listen via the investor relations portion of the company's website,more...
  • April 7, 2014
    Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: SALM) announced today that Joe Walsh will be joining the air staff at AM 970 The Answer in New York, as well as keeping his duties on Salem NewsTalker AM 560 The Answer in Chicago, effective immediately. Walsh has been doing double duty since late January. The 5pm ET hour will be New York only, while Walsh will continue his 5-8pm CT hours in Chicago. "We looked at a lot of options formore...
  • April 2, 2014
    Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: SALM) announced today it has re-branded its Contemporary Christian Music station in Omaha, KGBI-FM as the new 100.7 The Fish. This is the 8th Salem station to brand itself The Fish, following the lead of stations in Atlanta, Los Angeles, Nashville, and other markets. Listeners to KGBI-FM were introduced to the new branding at the station's sold out "Winter Jam" concert attended by 8,000more...
  • March 31, 2014
    Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: SALM) announced today an aggressive campaign to cross promote its various formats in a new and imaginative way. After recent research performed by Neilsen Audio and Edison Research showed Salem that when listeners of its Christian Teaching and Talk stations leave for another station, they are most likely to go to a News Talk station or a Contemporary Christian Music Station, it made sense to makemore...
  • March 20, 2014
    Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: SALM) announced today that it has reached an agreement for New York radio icon John Gambling to come out of retirement, and join the lineup at AM 970 The Answer. Gambling will begin April 14th in the 11am to 1pm time slot. It means that an 88 year tradition of having a Gambling on the air in New York radio will go on. Gambling had previously announced his retirement from New York radio lastmore...