Wednesday, 10 October 2007 20:31
Appalachian State University’s new radio and television
complex has been named for broadcasting entrepreneur George G. Beasley of
The action was taken by the Appalachian State University Board
of Trustees during its September meeting. The complex is expected to open in
2010 on the corner of Depot and Rivers streets. Beasley, founder of Beasley
Broadcast Group Inc., graduated ASU with a masters in business education in
1959. Beasley now owns 44 AM and FM radio stations in 11 markets nationwide.