REV'N LAUNCHES IN BAKERSFIELD WITH COCOLA BROADCASTING'S KCBT
April 14, 2016
Chattanooga, Tenn., (April 14, 2016) – Luken Communications, LLC and Rev’n, LLC are pleased to welcome the latest Rev’n affiliate, KCBT in Bakersfield, CA (DMA 126). KCBT, owned by Cocola Broadcasting Companies, launched Rev’n on Tuesday, April 5. Bakersfield area viewers can now find Rev’n over-the-air on channel 34.10.
Gary Cocola, Managing Member of Cocola Broadcasting, said, “Luken Communications is at the forefront of multicast programming. Cocola Broadcasting is proud to extend our partnership into new territories and additional Luken networks.”
Kevin Mosesian, Cocola Broadcasting’s Corporate Stations Manager, said, “We look forward to expanding our partnership with Luken Communications.” Cocola continued, “Rev’n is a unique entry in a crowded market and we’re proud to bring it to the Bakersfield audience.”
Tim Krass, Luken’s Vice President of Affiliate Sales - West, said, “Everyone at Luken is thrilled to further our existing relationship with Cocola Broadcasting. This is just one of several new Cocola launches for Luken. We look forward to a long and prosperous collaboration.”
Rev’n, a network geared towards the performance enthusiast, officially launched on December 1, 2014. Rev’n is dedicated to all things revving including cars, trucks, motorcycles, boats, ATVs, snowmobiles, events, auctions and more. With proven automotive content such as Stacey David’s GearZ®, Two Guys Garage, Bidding Wars, Truck U and My Classic Car, Rev'n is a hit with fans and advertisers alike.
About Luken Communications:
Luken Communications offers diverse, family-friendly programming with its collection of networks reaching approximately 80 percent of all U.S. households via a blend of over-the-air, cable and satellite television. The current network offerings include Retro TV, Rev’n, The Heartland Network, The Family Channel, TUFF TV and Frost Great Outdoors (FGO). Luken Communications’ flagship Retro TV was one of the first digital broadcast networks launched in 2005.