The Planetary Group takes home three awards at the 2012 CMJ College Radio Awards

The Planetary Group takes home three awards at the 2012 CMJ College Radio Awards


CMJ is excited to announce the nominees for the 2013 CMJ College Radio Awards! Take a minute to peruse the list of outstanding men, women and communities at large. A huge congratulations to all those nominated, as they continue to be leaders in the field. And a special congratulations to our Station Of The Year nominees, WSOU, KUOM, WDBM and WTBU!
 
How do I vote?
Nominations were submitted by the stations and industry that make up CMJ’s radio community. But all voting will take place on-site at CMJ Music Marathon. The winners will be announced at 4 p.m. on College Day, Thursday October 17, in New York City. Check out out all college radio-focused programming at CMJ 2013. Still need badges? Catch our student group discounts now.
 

Radio Awards


Station Of The Year
KUOM (Minneapolis, MN)
WDBM (East Lansing, MI)
WSOU (South Orange, NJ)
WTBU (Boston, MA)

Music Director Of The Year
Jimmy Fortuna, WWVU
Omar Husain, CJLO
Liv Jones, WPRK
Justin Lanoue, CFUV
Joe Teplitsky, KRNU

Specialty Music Director Of The Year
Kate Estwing, KDHX
Samantha Nakhoul, WSOU
Anthony Saia, KUOI
Andrew Wieler, CJLO
Dar Austin Zaccaro, WRAS

Most Creative Programming
KUOM (Minneapolis, MN)
WDBM (East Lansing, MI)
WDWN (Auburn, NY)
WRAS (Atlanta, GA)
WTBU (Boston, MA)

Best Community Resource
KUOM (Minneapolis, MN)
WKNC (Raleigh, NC)
WPRK (Winter Park, FL)
WTBU (Boston, MA)
WWVU (Morgantown, WV)

Best Student-Run, Internet-Only Station
Radio UTD (Richardson, TX)
Rainy Dawg Radio (Seattle, WA)
Spinnaker Radio (Jacksonville, FL)
UTA Radio (Arlington, TX)
VIC Radio (Ithaca, NY)

Best Taste In Music
Kylie Arrieta, KRUX
Sam Goldner, KVCU
Justin Lanoue, CFUV
Trevor Morrison, WHUS
David Smith, WKNC

Best Use Of Limited Resources
KSSU (Sacramento, CA)
Radio UTD (Richardson, TX)
Spinnaker Radio (Jacksonville, FL)
WTBU (Boston, MA)
WVYC (York, PA)

Rookie Of The Year
Kyle Finnel, KDUR
Trevor Morrison, WHUS
Zac Runyon, WMUL
Joe Silver, WIDR
Jacob Walsh, WITR

Biggest Champion Of The Local Scene
KUOM (Minneapolis, MN)
KXLU (Los Angeles, CA)
WKDU (Philadelphia, PA)
WKNC (Raleigh, NC)
WTBU (Boston, MA)

Biggest Improvement
KDUR (Durango, CO)
Radio UTD (Richardson, TX)
WMUL (Huntington, WV)
WRHU (Hempstead, NY)
WWVU (Morgantown, WV)

Will Never Sell Out
Fray DeVore, WRAS
Joe Makowski, WITR
Joni Sadler, CKUT
Anthony Saia, KUOI
Jacob Walsh, WITR

Industry Awards


Promoter Of The Year
Kaity Davie, The Syndicate
John Hubbard, Terrorbird
Tenni Gharakhanian, AAM
Joe McGinnis, The Syndicate
Kodi McKinney, The Syndicate

Promotional Company Of The Year
AAM
Distiller
Never Better
The Syndicate
Terrorbird

Outstanding Leadership In College Radio
Doug Blake, Pirate!
Tenni Gharakhanian, AAM
Joe McGinnis, The Syndicate
Kodi McKinney, The Syndicate
Karen Moran-Thomas, Terrorbird

Best Online Resources
AAM
Co-Sign
Distiller
Pirate!
The Syndicate

Best Artist Roster
AAM
Never Better
Pirate!
The Syndicate
Terrorbird

Best Taste In Music
Kaity Davie, The Syndicate
John Hubbard, Terrorbird
Joe McGinnis, The Syndicate
Kodi McKinney, The Syndicate
Caroline Shadood, Distiller

Please Hire Me When I Graduate
AAM
Distiller
Sub Pop
The Syndicate
Terrorbird

Sexiest Phone Voice
Kaity Davie, The Syndicate
Canada M. Fox, Pirate!
John Hubbard, Terrorbird
Chase Mathey, AAM
Caroline Shadood, Distiller