Gen Z refers to the generation of individuals born between 1996 and 2010. Representing over 25% of the U.S. population, this is a generation raised entirely on the internet and social media. They are beginning to enter the workforce and they are a desired demographic as consumers of our products and services.
In this edition, Erica Farber, President & CEO of the RAB speaks with Mark Maben, General Manager of WSOU 89.5 in South Orange, NJ. Owned by Seton Hall University and operating for 71 years, this non-commercial station is managed by a team of nine students who report into Mark and is staffed with an additional 120 students from the university. This year Seton Hall University had a record number of students attend the Radio Show as part of the Student Scholar Program and, just as important, they are seeing an increased level of interest from the students in the overall audio space.