Cookeville is home to the Upper Cumberland's Zimmer Broadcasting. Zimmer Broadcasting's platform of six radio channels and digital portals reach over 250,000 people every week in Middle Tennessee. 94.7 The Country Giant, number one in the area for over 25 years and home to the legend Philip Gibbons whose warm, comforting voice has been filling the airways for over 40 years. 98.5 KISS FM, the area’s leading Top 40 station and home to the Freak Show in Mornings; WHUB 107.7/1400 The Hub. The leader in local news, with Rush Limbaugh, Sean Hannity and Fox News, keeping you up to date on local and national news and home to 2016 Marconi Award winner Brent Carl Fleshman; WPTN 106.1 The Eagle, your home for local sports including Tennessee Tech University sports as well as Atlanta Braves Baseball and Nashville Predators. Lastly, a Cookeville tradition, HUBTV 192 (formerly Channel 7), always keeping the community up to date on local weather, school closings and more.
Zimmer Broadcasting is also a proud Country Cares for St. Jude Children’s Hospital partner and has raised over $10 Million Dollars for the kids at St. Jude. A myriad of state and national broadcasting awards in news, public affairs, sports, commercial production, numerous CMA, ACM awards and nominations and yet the most proud moment for the Zimmer Broadcasting team is serving the community they all love.
Along with the broadcasting and community services, Zimmer Broadcasting also has one of the area’s top marketing consulting teams. With a customer centric based creed, their top priority is making sure they help small businesses right here in the Upper Cumberland grow. After all, their success is our success.
Zimmer Broadcasting - The leading media company in the Upper Cumberland - Proud to be broadcasting live and local, and helping small businesses grow for over 60 years and counting!
PHOTO From left to right:
David “Freaky Dave” Downs – Program Director/Mornings WKSW 98.5 Kiss FM
Philip Gibbons – Operations Manager Zimmer Broadcasting, Asst. Program Director/Mid-Days WGSQ 94.7 The Giant
Jerry Zimmer – President/CEO Zimmer Broadcasting
Tia Eller – Vice President Radio / Digital Sales, On-Air WGSQ 94.7 The Giant
Brent Carl Fleshman – Program Director WHUB 107.7/1400 The HUB, WPTN 106.1 The Eagle, Mornings 107.7 The HUB
Shawn Jacobs – News Director Zimmer Broadcasting