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CEO Townhall (Sponsored by Benztown)

Insightful and compelling, like the industry they represent, Cumulus Media’s Mary Berner, Entercom Communications’ David Field and iHeartMedia’s Bob Pittman will offer a glimpse into the ever-evolving audio business during the CEO Townhall. Moderated by Stephanie RuhleNBC News Senior Business Correspondent and MSNBC Anchor.

Plus, the presentation of the National Radio Award to Russell Perry.

Moving Past Platitudes – Mobilizing Systemic Equity
Zach Nunn, global consultant, public speaker and owner of Living Corporate, LLC presents practical ways individuals and organizations can move past performative acts of solidarity and be a change agent for a more equitable world. The Living Corporate podcast is available on the Westwood One Podcast Network.

Re-inventing Leadership with Heart and Soul
Rishad Tobaccowala, futurist and author of the bestselling “Restoring the Soul of Business: Staying Human in the Age of Data” joins the Radio Show line-up in a thought provoking and meaningful keynote on the importance of addressing fragility, restoring resiliency and resurrecting businesses in 2020 and beyond. Specifically, the keynote will focus on radio’s ability to reset and transform the industry during these challenging times.

What Business are You in Now?
Unforeseen disruptions force businesses to adapt. In a follow up to the popular 2019 Radio Show session “You’re Not Just in the Radio Business Anymore,” hear four stories of how broadcasters and outside industry have rethought, revamped and retooled what they do to meet the challenges of 2020.

Backstage Conversation with Rishad Tobaccowala
Join futurist Rishad Tobaccowala for an interactive discussion on “The Great Re-invention” where society, business and people are transforming in real-time. Now’s your opportunity to join Rishad for a follow up to his Radio Show keynote to ask any burning leadership questions you may have!

Force for Good and a Force for Growth
The Procter & Gamble Company (P&G) is a leader in the consumer packaged goods industry and is a trailblazer in advertising and media.  As the world’s largest advertiser, P&G is using its clout and its powerful voice to promote social messages and create transformative change.  Charlotte La Niear, group director, NA Media joins the Radio Show stage to discuss P&G’s strategic imperatives towards accelerating progress in being a “force for good and a force for growth” in partnership with their media partners, including radio.

Pillsbury’s Broadcast Finance 2020—The Pandemic Edition
With many broadcasters struggling through one of the most unusual and difficult years in their history, Pillsbury partner Scott Flick, Hubbard Radio CEO Ginny Morris, and Connoisseur Media CEO Jeff Warshaw discuss the impact on Radio so far, and what the path forward might look like for many broadcasters.

One-on-One with Byron Allen
Natasha Alford interviews the Chairman/CEO of Allen Media Group and the Founder of Entertainment Studios on his journey and career as a leader as well as his thoughts on the future of the industry.

Leadership 2021 – Inspiring and Building Successful Teams
Join renowned financial expert and radio host Dave Ramsey in a special Radio Show keynote focused on providing radio broadcasters with a roadmap of actionable management and leadership ‘how tos’ in a changing economic environment.

Building and Leading an Inclusive Culture
As we all know this is a challenging time. How do you create a permanent culture of belonging while mostly working in a virtual world? During this session you will gain insight on what you should take into consideration as you develop a diversity and inclusion plan. Hear from experts and station leaders who are in various phases of the process and learn how to get started or add to your plan.

Backstage Conversation with Radio’s Leading Influencers
Close out Radio Week with today’s leading on-air personalities in a live and interactive session that promises to be insightful, thought-provoking and FUN! Join Morning Boot Camp’s Don Anthony as he leads a round-table discussion on branding, social media, programming trends and how radio personalities are responding to what’s happening today including COVID-19 and social justice issues.

The Four Formal Methods of Communication in a High-Performance Organization
Engaged team members are essential to a high-performance organization. But employee engagement surveys often cite communication as a key problem area. Learn how to break down organizational silos that prevent effective communications and create a misalignment of expectations. This course will introduce you to the way high-performance organizations build a strong team culture of cross-department communications.
Presenter: Spike Santee, president, SpikeSantee.com

Powerful Virtual Leadership
The coronavirus has fast-forwarded us into the digital future. What do you need to think about, now that virtual is very likely here to stay?
Presenter: John Bates, CEO, Executive Speaking Success