The Gello Show Gives Southfield ‘Mom of the Year’ a Universal Vacation

Recently, The Gello Show announced the winner of their “Mom of the Year” contest. Amy Morris, a Southfield teacher scored a trip to Universal Orlando. What made the story even better was the fact that Amy’s eight-year old daughter, Lilly, had no idea that her mom had won the award and trip! Gello and Joanna […]

Beasley Media Executives Named ‘Most Influential’ Women in Radio

Beasley Media Group, Inc. is proud to announce that Chief Executive Officer Caroline Beasley and Heidi Raphael, Vice President of Corporate Communications, have been named among the  2018 “Most Influential Women (MIW) in Radio” by Radio Ink magazine, a national industry trade publication.   Caroline Beasley was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc. in […]

The Power of WRIF

WRIF DJ Stave Black spent several days in Columbus, Ohio at the 12th annual Rock On The Range Festival, yet in many ways it didn’t feel like he was far from home at all. Every time I left the media tent over the course of the 3 day mega-concert I saw a WRIF T-Shirt in […]

Big Jim’s House Moves on Bob Seger Blvd.

94.7 WCSX-FM, the City of Ann Arbor Michigan and the Ann Arbor School Board are teaming up to have a street named in honor of Detroit Classic Rock legend Bob Seger in front of his Alma Mater in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Station Morning Personality Jim O’ Brien from “Big Jim’s House” worked with the City […]

WRIF Throws Axes With Papa Roach

Rock & Roll and Axes go hand in hand? It turns out playing with one of Jason Voorhees’ murderous weapons of choice can make for a fun day away from the office. We all know the best radio promotions are experiences, especially the kind you didn’t even realize were an option, like joining one of […]

The RIFF Teams With WWE’s Chris Jericho to Help Juvenile Diabetes Research

101 WRIF Detroit looks to help out as many charitable causes as possible throughout the year, from big to small.  One organization that The Riff has been very proud to partner with the last couple years has been The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) which works to treat and cure Type 1 Diabetes. This charity is […]

WCSX Kick’s Off New Little Caesars Arena with First Broadcast

It’s the dawn of a new era here in Hockeytown and 94.7 WCSX was there to lead the charge. On September 12, 2017, the doors opened to the public for the first time at the new Little Caesars Arena. Jim O’Brien, Erin Vermeulen, and Producer Ryan of Big Jim’s House Morning Show took to the […]