Lars Larson Ranks #18 on Talkers Heavy Hundred 2016!

April 11, 2016 – Alpha Media, Portland, OR announced that Lars Larson, host of the nationally syndicated “Lars Larson Show” is ranked as #18 on Talkers Magazine 2016 Heavy Hundred list. The “Heavy Hundred” is comprised of the 100 most important radio talk show hosts in America.

Alpha Media Executive VP of Programming, Scott Mahalick commented on the announcement, “It’s amazing to see Lars’ star continue to rise! We are all very proud of the continued success of the Lars Larson show”

Alpha Media SVP/Market Manager, Milt McConnell had the following to say, “We are really happy for Lars as he continues his upward trajectory in this most prestigious list of the best in our industry. It is not surprising that he continues to add stations to our Radio Northwest Network, as well as to his national footprint by providing the most topical content. “

“It’s an honor to be recognized on a list that includes so many talented individuals and so many friends,” remarked Lars.

Lars got his start in radio at age 16. He has spent the last four decades in radio and television journalism. Lars has worked for more than a dozen radio stations and five television stations. He is syndicated in over 200 markets and has picked up more than 70 awards from the Associated Press, Society of Professional Journalists, the National Press Club, including two Emmy’s and a Peabody for his reporting and documentaries. He’s a weekly guest on Fox News, and has appeared on “The O’Reilly Factor”, “Larry King Live”, “Scarborough Country”, “Fox and Friends,” BBC radio and countless local radio shows around the United States.

View the full “Heavy Hundred” list here http://www.talkers.com/heavy-hundred/