Before evolving into a marketing executive, R F Timberlake & Company's president began his award-winning media career as a broadcast and print journalist helping the news industry to gravitate towards more in-depth and investigative reporting. Frank Timberlake taught broadcast and advertising, managed numerous political campaigns and operated media outlets with Linda, his wife and business partner. He has never been shy about speaking his mind. Having limited Frank to the subject of marketing, we hope you will enjoy Frankly Speaking, a marcom blog.
RADIO NEEDS TO BECOME BEST FRIEND...AGAIN!
Sep 18, 2012
Ok, I took a business trip and vacation and both were successful! Now I'm back and we have some super good topics coming your way. We're going to continue for one more post about the changes in radio. The gentleman... [Read more]
RADIO AND ONLINE MUSIC NOT THE SAME FOR LISTENERS: FUTURE FOR BOTH!
Aug 7, 2012
Please allow me the privilege of introducing to you Tom Birch of Raleigh. He's my guest blogger for this post, and we have been friends since 1981 when he introduced Birch Research to us at Durham Life Broadcasting in Raleigh. He... [Read more]
WATCH FOR THINGS TO JUMP AT MEDIA GENERAL TV STATIONS...EVERYTHING BUT RATES...I HOPE!
Jun 15, 2012
The closing that will transfer Media General Newspapers to Berkshire Hathaway is set for June 25th.I've followed Warren Buffett's activities for a while and I've learned that while he does have some sentiment, it doesn't apply to most of his... [Read more]