AIT Announces the Debut of `The Clarence Briggs Show`
Released on: February 27, 2008, 11:08 am
Press Release Author: Byron Keaton
Industry: Internet & Online
Press Release Summary:
CEO and Founder of AIT, Inc. Clarence E. Briggs III, will host a talk radio show focusing on the internet and its impact on our lives.
Press Release Body: (FAYETTEVILLE, NC) February 27, 2008. AIT (www.AIT.com/?pdkw=pr-radio-fr-02272008) a multi-million dollar company founded by Internet entrepreneur, Clarence E. Briggs, announces the coming of a new radio program, "The Clarence Briggs Show". The show focuses on the profound impact of the Internet on our lives and experiences of Clarence Briggs, former U.S. Army Infantry Officer turned Internet CEO of AIT and tyBit (www.tyBit.com). Briggs has weathered armed combat as an Infantryman to a myriad of technology storms, including multi-national corporate competition, the bursting of the dot com bubble, and continues to sit at the helm of one of the oldest and most successful privately-owned Web Hosting companies in the world. How has the Internet impacted politics, privacy, religion, national security, the legal system and marketplace? Tune in to the show and find out as Clarence Briggs and his guests discuss and debate the most cutting edge issues with respect to the Internet.
"The Clarence Briggs Show "is fast moving, provocative, stimulating and never dull." That is how listener Joseph Decker described the pilot broadcast. "I never knew how much I didn't know about Search Engine technology (the topic of the pilot show) until I listened" The live radio talk show is scheduled to begin in April focusing on how the Internet affects our lives. The show will debut on WFNC in North Carolina and will be available on AIT's web site, as a Podcast. Plans are already underway for national syndication across multiple major markets.
"We chose Cumulus Broadcasting as the platform from which to launch the radio show because of their commitment to excellence in broadcasting, the quality of their listenership, and their national reach," said Alphonso Whitfield, AIT VP of Marketing and Business Development. Cumulus owns and operates over 300 radio stations, including 222 FM stations in markets from the East to West coasts and the Caribbean.
AIT is home to over 210,000 customers to include Fortune 500 companies as well as small businesses. AIT was founded in North Carolina and has grown into a multimillion dollar web hosting and technology company. Clients like Time Warner, Microsoft, Newsweek, U.S. Federal Government, PC World, United Nations, Business Week, The Oakridge Boys, State of North Carolina, Department of Defense, Wall Street Journal, ZDNet, Pizza Hut, GOODYEAR, Smart Money, Discover Radio, and many more have benefited from AIT\'s products and services. The company has been named 2 times to the INC. 500 list of fastest growing firms and 3 times to the Deloitte & Touche Fast 500 list