Power Media, LLC Self-Syndicates with Raycom Media to Expand The Charla Young Show to New Markets -
Louisville, KY, February 06, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- The Charla Young Show expands beyond Louisville, Kentucky.
On January 3, 2014, Charla Young struck a self-syndication barter deal with Raycom Media that launches “The Charla Young Show” into 13 Raycom Media stations, including: Louisville, Ky (WAVE), Paducah, KY (KFVS), Toledo, OH (WTOL), Cincinatti, OH (WXIX), Memphis, TN (WMC-TV), Charlotte, NC (WBTV), Wilmington, NC (WECT, WSFX), Evansville, IN (WFIE), Norfolk, VA (WGNT), Richmond, VA (WUPV), Knoxville, TN (WTNZ), Columbia, SC (WIS-TV), and Albany, GA (WALB). Add to these Lexington, KY (WKYT-The CW), Tupleo, MS (WLOV) and Bowling Green, KY (WBKO) and that puts “The Charla Young Show” in 16 markets and 9 states.
“The Charla Young Show” has been airing in Louisville, Ky on WAVE-TV (a Raycom Media station) since January 2011. The weekly half hour talk show features real life stories of people who share stories of struggle, adversity and pain in a live studio audience and on location settings. Topics are meant to inspire, motivate and empower its viewing audience.
The show airs at various times on Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday in the different markets.
“Our hope is that we can extend that number to an additional 30 plus markets by Fall 2014, and by Fall 2015— turn the show into a daily strip with national syndication,” Charla Young.
About Charla Young:
Charla Young is the creator, executive producer, and host of The Charla Young Show. The Charla Young Show is viewed in 16 markets in 9 states (KY, IN, OH, TN, NC, SC, GA, VA, MS) The 30 minute weekly show is a combination of live in studio audience and on location stories shot throughout the U.S. Real life stories involving: overcoming obstacles, transformation, inspiration, and empowerment are discussed ( ex: addictions, finance, poverty, loss). Charla has over 20 years of experience as a journalist, including runs with (ABC, NBC, CBS, an FOX). Charla almost a decade experience as a talk show host. Her first talk show was “The Trouble Shooter” on WAVE TV, the NBC affiliate in Louisville, Kentucky. Her show now called, “The Charla Young Show” was formerly called, “Power To Change.” Charla is also the President and CEO of Power Media, LLC (show and management production, video production company based in Louisville) and Power To Change Communications, LLC ( a coaching, leadership training and development company based in Louisville).
About Raycom Media:
Raycom, an employee-owned company, is one of the nations largest broadcasters and owns and/or provides services for 53 television stations in 36 markets and 18 states. Raycom stations cover 12.6 % of U.S. Television households and employ nearly 3800 individuals in full and part-time positions. In addition to television, Raycom owns Raycom Sports (a marketing, production, and events management and distribution company in Charlotte, NC) and Tupelo-Honey Raycom ( a Sports and Entertainment Production company based in New York), as well as Broadview Media ( a post productioin/digital signage company based in Montgomery). Raycom is also responsible for the design and hosting of Alabama's Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail website.