TOP 100 MEDIA MARKETS

TOP 100 MEDIA MARKETS

Each week, 93% of adults in America listen to the radio. We are here to help those people hear your news. We are an issue-driven media relations company specializing in using broadcast media techniques — from radio media tours and satellite media tours to audio news releases and public service announcements — to earn media placements for associations, non-profits, government agencies, and clients of public relations firms. Our content website, Broadcast News Resource, provides daily content to journalists across the country. Below you will find the top 100 DMAs, according to Nielsen.

 

RankDMA Name
1New York, NY
2Los Angeles, CA
3Chicago, IL
4Philadelphia, PA
5Dallas-Ft. Worth, TX
6Washington (Hagerstown), DC-MD
7Houston, TX
8San Francisco-Oak-San Jose)
9Boston (Manchester)
10Atlanta
11Tampa-St. Pete (Sarasota)
12Phoenix (Prescott)
13Seattle-Tacoma
14Detroit, MI
15Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN
16Miami-Ft. Lauderdale, FL
17Denver, CO
18Orlando-Daytona Beach-Melbourne, FL
19Cleveland-Akron (Canton), OH
20Sacramento-Stockton-Modesto, CA
21St. Louis, MO
22Portland, OR
23Charlotte, NC
24Pittsburgh, PA
25Raleigh-Durham (Fayetteville), NC
26Baltimore, MD
27Nashville, TN
28Indianapolis, IN
29San Diego, CA
30Salt Lake City, UT
31San Antonio, TX
32Kansas City
33Hartford & New Haven
34Columbus, OH
35Cincinnati, OH
36Milwaukee, WI
37West Palm Beach-Fort Pierce, FL
38Greenville-Spartanburg-Asheville-Anderson, NC
39Las Vegas
40Austin
41Harrisburg-Lncstr-Leb-York
42Jacksonville, FL
43Birmingham (Ann and Tusc)
44Norfolk-Portsmth-Newpt Nws
45Oklahoma City
46Greensboro-H.Point-W.Salem
47Albuquerque-Santa Fe
48Louisville
49Grand Rapids-Kalmzoo-B.Crk
50New Orleans
51Memphis
52Buffalo
53Providence-New Bedford
54Fresno-Visalia, CA
55Ft. Myers-Naples
56Richmond-Petersburg
57Little Rock-Pine Bluff
58Mobile-Pensacola (Ft Walt)
59Albany-Schenectady-Troy
60Knoxville
61Tulsa
62Wilkes Barre-Scranton-Hztn
63Lexington, KY
64Dayton, OH
65Flint-Saginaw-Bay City
66Honolulu, HI
67Green Bay-Appleton
68Roanoke-Lynchburg
69Omaha
70Charleston-Huntington
71Toledo
72Springfield, MO
73Tucson (Sierra Vista)
74Columbia, SC
75Des Moines-Ames
76Wichita-Hutchinson Plus
77Spokane
78Harlingen-Wslco-Brnsvl-McA
79Huntsville-Decatur (Flor)
80Rochester, NY
81Syracuse
82Champaign&Sprngfld-Decatur
83Chattanooga
84Portland-Auburn
85El Paso (Las Cruces)
86Madison
87Cedar Rapids-Wtrlo-IWC&Dub
88Paducah-Cape Girard-Harsbg
89Waco-Temple-Bryan
90Shreveport
91Colorado Springs-Pueblo
92Jackson, MS
93Savannah
94Charleston, SC
95Myrtle Beach-Florence
96Burlington-Plattsburgh
97Baton Rouge
98Davenport-R.Island-Moline
99South Bend-Elkhart
100Boise
WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING

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MATT COOK, NEWS DIRECTOR, GEORGIA NEWS NETWORK

“The professionals at News Generation are trusted partners of Communities In Schools. Their speed, efficiency, attention to detail and courteous approach make our spokespeople feel at ease. Most importantly, they generate real results and consistently demonstrate a great return on investment.”

STEVE MAJORS, COMMUNITIES IN SCHOOLS

“I’ve been working with Jeff and Susan for about a year now and they are always quick to respond and available for any clarifying questions I need…Overall, great company and people to work with.”

CARMEN VASILATOS, WE COMMUNICATIONS

“The News Generation team has been an excellent partner in coordinating and managing our radio media tour. They have been instrumental in prepping our speakers as wells as providing interview opportunities that amplify our messaging.”

NORIDA TORRIENTE, CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION

“Your staff is always top notch and great about following up. They are cordial and professional and listen to our needs, which is appreciated.”

BRANDON DICKSON, NORTH CAROLINA NEWS NETWORK

“I love the story angles you provide…you guys are always very current and set interviews up very quickly!”

MEGAN BISHOP, WOAI, San Antonio

“Working with News Generation is always easy. They are prompt to respond and are willing to set up a phone call or in-person meeting to discuss past or future projects. I would definitely recommend their services.”

KATELYNN WIGGINS, AMERICAN PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION

“Really impressive & proven model consistently yielding super solid results. Takes risk out of radio.”

REGINA LEWIS, LLC

“News Generation helps us achieve our campaign goals and objectives with products and services that generate great results. Time and time again, our clients are pleased with the outcomes and the return on investment.”

HEIDI OTWAY, SALTERMITCHELLPR

“News Generation has great connections with radio outlets and their producers, owing to its professionalism and hard work, and that makes our radio news tours very successful.”

AMERICAN FEDERATION OF TEACHERS

“The Children’s Hospital Association has worked with News Generation for years to book its radio tours. The team’s strength in its contacts at radio stations across the country is a great asset in booking interviews for our spokespeople. They do a great job of preparing our spokespeople on the nuances of all types of broadcast interviews including live and taped. Their journalism background comes through in their translation of our messages. We highly recommend their services.”

NORIDA TORRIENTE, ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR, PUBLIC RELATIONS, THE CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION

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