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August 12, 2015


Richard Harker

Bill, you're wrong on all points. First if you look back we are on record being critical of PPM since before it rolled out.

Voltair simply proves that our skepticism of PPM methodology and technology was justified.

We have repeatedly stated that we have no financial interest in Telos and we receive no compensation from them.

We are drawing attention to the box because we think radio ought to have an accurate ratings system. We have been consistent on that point for 25 years.

Please note also that we've encouraged Nielsen to integrate Voltair's technology into the encoder.

Please also note that Randy has yet to produce July market AQH ratings that refute the trend we showed. It might be a little more helpful than MLB trends.

Bill Simmons

Nobody understands PPM better than Randy Kabrich. I wonder if this site is paid for by Telos?

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