Strong radio signal fading

Schneider, Michael
October 2003
Daily Variety;10/30/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 19, pA26
Trade Publication
Looks at the remnants of the former Columbia Broadcasting System radio network of CBS Inc. Retention of former CBS Radio stations as part of the larger Viacom conglomerate; Reliance of CBS on its radio for cross-promotion; Company's spinoff of its radio stations in 1998 to form Infinity Broadcasting.


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