Talk Media Network is a veteran-owned broadcasting company that provides top flight programming & service to our affiliates.
Our topical programs are weekly "appointment listening" events, which translate into high quality ratings and revenue opportunities for our affiliate radio stations. All TMN shows are satellite delivered via Westwood One's XDS platform for fully automated playback, including time-shifting capabilities. We are affiliate-friendly in all we do.
Talk Media Network offers timely and original talk shows in the areas of:
Fat Guys At The Movies - Movie reviews & film news
Frontlines of Freedom - Military & veteran news / info
House of Cards Radio - Gaming entertainment & lifestyle
Legends of Success with John Resnick - Business & entertainment interviews
Now It's The News with Derrick Blair - Satirical news review & interviews
Putting Your Financial House In Order - Consumer finance advice
RealClear Radio Hour with Bill Frezza - Timely & topical news interviews
Staying Young Radio - Live healthier, live longer
Watchdog on Wall Street with Chris Markowski - Fearless defender of American consumers & investors
Click the above links for more information on each of our talk radio programs.
Talk Media Network is a highly effective partner to deliver your message to your target audience.
TMN reaches millions of consumers every week via nearly 1,500 radio stations across the United States.
Choose from coverage options in our custom, unwired networks.
Copy-splitting, non-controversial stations & geo-targeting options are available.
Click to request information on our integrated sponsorship & advertising opportunities
or call Talk Media Network at 616-884-8616.
TMN was built and is led by experienced talk radio professionals who are passionate about their work.
After years of creating and consulting numerous talk radio shows, Josh officially founded Talk Media Network in 2010. Josh brings more than a decade of broadcast radio experience to the team, including as a talk radio Producer on News / Talk leading stations in Los Angeles (KFI-AM 640), Baltimore (WBAL-AM 1090), Tucson (KNST-AM 790) and Grand Rapids (WOOD-AM 1300). He has also led a handful of News / Talk outlets as Program Director, including: 790 KNST, 1340 WJRW, 1240 WJIM, 1490 WKLQ and the Michigan Talk Network.
Prior to founding TMN, as Program Director, Josh led 790 KNST to a +46% overall ratings increase in just 11 months - from a 3.9 share (7th) to a 5.7 share (4th), with no marketing budget, and against a strong FM Talk competitor. He understands what it takes to compete and improve a talk radio station.
By developing and delivering great radio programs, his mission is to increase his affiliate stations' ratings in a similar fashion.
Josh's work has won awards from the Michigan Association of Broadcasters (4 x Best in Category) and a Gold Addy. His imaging work (promos, intros, demos, etc.) has been used by more than a dozen nationally syndicated talk shows.
Josh is a veteran U.S. Air Force Officer, and certified Project Manager.
A few items he often shares with others are:
Advice for show hosts / owners: The best day to start syndicating your show, was yesterday.
Questions for radio GMs, OMs & PDs: Are you programming your weekends so listeners set an appointment with your station? And are your shows attracting new local revenue?
Michael has more than a decade of News / Talk radio experience, starting as a Producer / Board Op and rising to the level of Assistant Program Director at WOOD 1300 & WTKG 1230.
Michael leads our production team and provides additional research assistance & support for Talk Media Network.
Michael graduated valedictorian from his high school, and holds both Finance & Management degrees from Grand Valley State University.
Talk Media Network utilizes an extended team of affiliate relations professionals to inform radio station decision makers about the great programs we offer. Our goal, is to help our affiliates, reach theirs.
If you have experience in broadcast affiliate relations or advertising sales, and are seeking your next opportunity to advance your career with a growing company, click to connect with us about Talk Media Network career opportunities.