Insights on the radio, communications and music industries from Country Radio Programming and Marketing Consultant Joel Raab.
Monday, February 19, 2007
XM Gets Sirius: A merger of "equals"... two companies that, equally, have lost a lot of money. I know a lot of good people who work at both companies and you know that if this goes through, layoffs of equals will ensue. Bottom line: Satellite has a long way to go to get close to FM/AM radio in terms of reach, influence and most importantly, profits.