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Salem Dominates TALKERS List; Gorka Debuts in Top 30

June 13, 2019

CAMARILLO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 13, 2019--

TALKERS Magazine released their 2019 “ Heavy Hundred ” list of the 100 most important radio talk show hosts in America and Salem Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SALM) personalities overwhelmingly dominate the list, with host Mike Gallagher in the top ten and SRN’s newest nationally syndicated host, Sebastian Gorka, debuting on the list in the top 30.

Out of the 100 top radio shows featuring on the list, ten are Salem personalities, making it the second most represented media company on the list. The full list of Salem hosts on the list and their respective rankings are:

     #9 Mike Gallagher            

#52 Kevin McCullough

#18 Hugh Hewitt

#72 Joe Piscopo

#27 Dr. Sebastian Gorka

#74 Mark Davis

#33 Dennis Prager

#95 Joe Walsh

#35 Larry Elder

#100 Aaron Klein

 

 

“We are thrilled for our brilliant hosts at Salem to be recognized for the tremendous impact they are having on our national conversations,” said Phil Boyce, Salem’s Senior Vice President of Spoken Word Format. “It’s an honor to work with such a fantastic group of professionals, and we look forward to continuing to bring our listeners top-quality news and opinion on the most important issues of the day.”

Salem Media Group is also the only media company represented on the TALKERS list with a distinctly conservative point of view. Salem was recently recognized in The Hollywood Reporter as a “conservative media giant” and cited in the article by a competing digital media executive as “a bigger player in conservative media than many realize.”

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ABOUT SALEM MEDIA GROUP:

Salem Media Group is America’s leading multimedia company specializing in Christian and conservative content, with media properties comprising radio, digital media and book and newsletter publishing. Each day Salem serves a loyal and dedicated audience of listeners and readers numbering in the millions nationally. With its unique programming focus, Salem provides compelling content, fresh commentary and relevant information from some of the most respected figures across the Christian and conservative media landscape. Learn more about Salem Media Group, Inc., at www.salemmedia.com, Facebook and Twitter @SalemMediaGrp.

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CONTACT: Company Contact:

Alyssa Cordova

(202) 677-4441

Alyssa.cordova@salemnewmedia.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA CALIFORNIA

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SOURCE: Salem Media Group, Inc.

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