Talk Media News Notes
January 17, 2012

Former WYSP/Philadelphia staffer Spike Eskin – son of legendary WIP/Philadelphia Sports/Talker Howard Eskin — has been tapped as the sports editor at CBSPhilly.com. Concurrently, he’ll serve as a sports anchor at CBS Radio all-newser KYW and also handle hosting chores at WIP … Rumblings out of Beaumont, TX where local brokered talker KSET pulls the plug, leaving behind a website with a message that simply says “under construction” and a Facebook page that also sheds little light on what’s next for the independently owned outlet … The Small Biz Success Summit 2012 — an online event hosted by SocialMediaExaminer.com to help you achieve social media success — takes place from February 1st through the 23rd. Some 28 social media experts are slated to offer virtual sessions during the month long cyber-conference. Get more details and registration info HERE … Yet another member of the Talk media family gets a “shout out” in a book. In his autobiography Where There’s Smoke, actor William B. Davis (a.k.a. the notorious villain Cancerman on the X-Files TV series) Sabo Media namesake Walter Sabo (pictured) gets a brief nod, with the author referring to the longtime media mogul as “a wealthy businessman.”