PROGRAMMING MOMENTUM SUMMIT  •  Thursday, FEBRUARY 7  •  8:30a – 5:00p



Alan Burns  •  President, Alan Burns & Associates

Alan Burns and Associates have provided winning strategic and tactical advice to radio broadcasters and other media properties around the world for over 30 years. AB&A’s services to radio span the spectrum from strategic planning to development of compelling content, talent coaching, music, marketing, promotion, and expansion into digital media. Alan’s unique mix of both left and right-brain skills enables him to guide clients through both disciplined strategic processes and free-wheeling creative projects. The company’s creative and strategic prowess has helped drive ratings successes in both large and smaller markets across the U.S. and around the globe. Alan lives and works on a small island at the Gulf of Mexico with his wife Donna and his wonderdog, Diesel.

Steve Goldstein  •  CEO, Amplifi Media/Co-Founder, SONIC Ai

Steven Goldstein is CEO of audio innovation firm Amplifi Media.  Amplifi works with top media companies and podcasters advising on digital content strategy, activation and development for on-demand audio (podcasting).

Recognizing the potential of smart speakers, Amplifi Media joined forces in 2017 with Jacobs Media to form Sonic Ai, an initiative to help brands develop effective audio strategies for smart speakers including Amazon Echo and Google Home.

Goldstein is recognized as a thought leader in audio programming, marketing and management.  He has created and developed successful radio brands around the country, as well as nurtured and advanced local and national broadcast talent.

Steve’s experience includes executive positions at The NBC Radio Network and ABC Radio. He was a founding partner of Saga Communications (NYSE:SGA), serving as Executive Vice President and Group Program Director from the company’s formation in 1986 until 2015 when he started Amplifi Media.


Gold Member – Free to one or all Summits  //  Please register your free admission.
Silver Member – $119 for 1 day Summit OR $219 for 2 day Summit Bundle
Non Member – $169 for 1 day Summit OR $299 for a 2 day Summit Bundle

Momentum Summits include light breakfast and full lunch on the day(s) registered as well as Wednesday and Thursday evening entertainment for attendees.

*NO walk up registration will be accepted at any CMB event. CLICK HERE for more information about CMB membership levels, benefits & pricing.


Passion City Church
515 Garson Drive NE
Atlanta, GA 30324


Hyatt Place Atlanta/Buckhead
3242 Peachtree Road NE
Atlanta, GA 30305
Room Rate | $168
*Includes breakfast and room block cut off date is 1/16/19


Suggested Arrival/Departure – Plan your travel to arrive by 5pm as there are gatherings and networking happening on Wednesday (2.6) and Thursday (2.7) in the evening. More details and RSVP’s coming soon!
Airport – Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta Airport
Ground Transportation – You will need to make arrangements to/from the airport and the event location


CMB’s mission is rooted in our faith in Jesus Christ and our desire to equip Christian music broadcasters.  We acknowledge that all sponsors, speakers and event partners may not affirm our statement of faith.  However, we believe that their participation will strengthen CMB’s overall mission and Kingdom objectives.

2021 Membership Exclusives

January – Your 2021 Radio Goals – Virtual Event
March – Radio Station Field Trip
April – A Webinar for YOUR Board
May – Virtual Mentoring Event
June – SURPRISE BENEFIT at Momentum
July – Salary Survey Webinar
August – Fundraising Webinar
September – Creative Images
October – Techsurvey Webinar
November – Radio Station Field Trip
December – Virtual Christmas Party

*subject to change


Wise, Weird & Welcome: Learning and Leading with the Lepers and the Locust Eaters

We’ve all read the same books about teamwork, leadership, communication, and culture that everybody reads. We’ve mastered Maxwell, studied Sanborn, Sinek, and Sun Tzu, and liberally cribbed Collins in aborted attempts to go from good to great, but…

How’s that working out for you? 

What if you left St. Louis with an entirely new lens through which to view and act upon improvements in:

Let’s examine how this all connects together, but approach it from an entirely different angle. Don’t just think outside the box. Kick the box to the curb and start at zero.