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AM Chief Engineer Panel (218)

Andy Gladding

Salem Media Group -- Chief Engineer

Dan Hirschl

Red Apple Media -- VP of Engineering

Jeff Schick

Sprite Media INc. -- CTO

AM radio has been a topic of increased discussion recently with all the activity surrounding a possible AM receiver mandate in automobiles. This panel of New York area AM radio station engineers will discuss some of the technical issues that AM radio stations are facing as they work to remain competitive and attract listeners, including antenna system optimization, use of metadata and the possibility of implementing all-digital operations.


  • Andy Gladding, Chief Engineer, Salem Media Group
  • Dan Hirschl, VP of Engineering, Red Apple Media
  • Moderator Jeff Schick, CTO, Sprite Media, Inc.