February 1, 2016
Chesley Maddox-Dorsey, CEO, Access.1 Communications Corp. is pleased to announce the sale of WWRL-AM, New York City, to NJ Broadcasting, LLC for $7,000,000.* NJ Broadcasting is owned by Dr. Nimisha Shukla and will operate the station under an LMA beginning February 1, 2016. WWRL-AM, 1600 kHz, will provide programming for the large South Asian Community located throughout the Tri-State Area.
Dr. Shukla, a Pediatric Physician, who also owns, 7 Days Pediatrics, located in Edison, New Jersey, is now able to fulfill a long term desire to provide a voice to the South Asian Community through a premium broadcast media platform on a 24 hour,7 day basis.
George Reed and Tom McKinley, Media Services Group, represented the seller in this transaction.
*Pending FCC Approval