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9 Facts Every Maine Small Business Should Know About Radio

Posted by Larry Julius on Sun, Nov 10, 2013 @ 06:32 PM

After 93 years, radio is still the most powerful advertising medium available to Maine small businesses.  View the slide show below to learn the nine facts every small business owner needs to know about marketing their company on the radio.


Meet 5 Maine Small Business Owners That Have Used Radio Effectively


Maine Small Business Wins Prestigious Radio Award

Leigh Kellis Holy Donut Effective Small Business Advertising Radio MaineLast year we posted an article: Radio In The Mix: Maine Entrepreneur Makes Dollars From Doughnuts about Leigh Kellis who used radio advertising to launch the success of The Holy Donut in Portland Maine.  We are happy to share with you that not only is Leigh opening her second store, but her radio commercial (produced by Portland Radio Group), was recognized by the Maine Association of Broadcasters as one of the best radio commercials of the year. Listen to the commercial


Portland Radio Group Wins Multiple Awards At 2013 MAB

Portland Radio Group, which owns and operates 7 of the most listened to radio stations in Maine, was awarded multiple honors by The Maine Association of Broadcasters.  Awards included:

  • Locally Produced Program: Town Hall Forum: Concealed Handgun Permits. Frank Alosa, Jeff Wade
  • Promotion: Studio Z. Ethan Minton
  • Promotion: WGAN. Matt Shinberg
  • Commercial: Holy Donut. Steve Schneider
  • Election Coverage: The WGAN News Team
  • Enterprise: The Maine Economy. WGAN...Paul Allen, Mike Audet, Dan Cole, Matt Shinberg, Jeff Wade
  • Enterprise: Burning Questions. WGAN... Paul Allen, Frank Alosa, Dan Cole, Matt Shinberg, Jeff Wade
  • Continuing Coverage: Kennebunk Prostitution Trial. WGAN...Frank
  • Alosa
  • Spot News: Blizzard of 2013.  WGAN... Paul Allen, Frank Alosa, John McDonald, Matt Shinberg, Jeff Wade
  • Spot News: Boston Marathon Bombing. WGAN...Paul Allen, Frank Alosa
  • Best Newscast: WGAN...Paul Allen, Frank Alosa, Dan Cole, Chuck Igo,
  • Matt Shinberg, Jeff Wade


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