Inside INdiana Business

Business news radio station debuts in Indy

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INDIANAPOLIS (Inside INdiana Business) – iHeartMedia Indianapolis is announcing the debut of Business News 97.5 FM. The company says the new station is partnering with Bloomberg Radio and will broadcast 24 hours of business radio featuring experts and journalists in economics, politics and investment banking.

As businesses reopen throughout Indianapolis, the company says listeners can tune in to the station for programs such as “Bloomberg Daybreak” and “Bloomberg Businessweek,” which will provide information on the national and global economic climate.

“As small businesses across the city work to rebuild after COVID-19, we are here with a station dedicated to rebuilding the American dream. Partnering with Bloomberg Radio, a leader in business and financial news, makes for the perfect formula in building a great audience for our advertisers,” said Brett Beshore, market president of iHeartMedia Indianapolis.

The station says Business News 97.5 will also feature in-depth interviews with business executives and analysts, including Bloomberg hosts Lisa Abramowicz, Jonathan Ferro and Carol Massar.

“This is a unique format for a unique time. As the Indianapolis market continues pushing forward in a responsible fashion, we want to provide sound financial and business content to consumers looking to rebuild their personal and professional portfolios,” said Mike Killabrew, senior vice president of programming at iHeartMedia Indianapolis.

iHeartMedia Indianapolis also owns WNDE-AM, W248AW, WFBQ-FM, WOLT-FM, and WZRL-FM.