Georgia Tech University Signs New Radio Broadcast Deal
By Community | June 5, 2014
Georgia Tech University has signed a new radio rights agreement with Dickey Broadcasting Company’s (WCNN-AM) Sports Radio 680.
The multi-year contract is an innovative, content based partnership making Sports Radio 680 The Fan, “The Official Sports Flagship Station of the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets”, which will include airing all of the play by play of Georgia Tech’s Football and Men’s Basketball Games. The partnership will also bring ancillary Georgia Tech programming to the Fan like the “Morning Buzz”, the “Coach Paul Johnson and Coach Brian GregoryShows” and “Ask the AD with Georgia Tech Athletic Director Mike Bobinski.”
680 The Fan’s Operations Manager Jim Mahanay, “Georgia Tech is a program rich in athletic tradition and is a great compliment to 680 The Fan’s programming and our position as the College Football Voice of the South. We are proud to partner with these storied teams and look forward to working closely with Mike Bobinski and his staff.”
“We are excited about our partnership with Sports Radio 680 and The Fan on FM at 93.7,” Bobinski said. “Our relationship with Dickey Broadcasting Company aligns us with the top sports radio station in the marketplace and gives Yellow Jacket fans a prominent place on both the AM and FM dials to find Georgia Tech content.”
“We are thrilled to partner with Atlanta sports stations (680 The Fan on 93.7) and Dickey Broadcasting Company,” said Kristen Rose General Manager of Georgia Tech IMG Sports Marketing. “We look forward to working together to deliver the extensive line-up of Georgia Tech programming to Yellow Jacket fans and alumni throughout the Atlanta area.”