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Summit Media Broadcasting, LLC

Locally Owned and Operated

97.1 FM is WDBS "The Boss 97 FM" also on 98.1 FM & 98.9 FM

105.5 FM WKQV "105-KQV" also heard on 102.9 FM and 106.9 FM

1490 AM WSGB "The Mighty 1490" also heard on 96.5 FM

Summit Media Broadcasting, LLC is a privately held West Virginia company that was formed in 1997. Managing Member N. Al Sergi, is the sole owner of Summit Media Broadcasting, LLC. WDBS-FM, WKQV-FM and WSGB-AM and FM translators 96.5FM Sutton, 98.1 FM Birch River, 98.9 FM Summersville and 106.9 FM Sutton. 

Summit acquired WDBS-FM and WSGB-AM  in January 2000 and totally rebuilt these radio stations from the ground up. Summit upgraded WDBS-FM to 50,000 watts with a totally new transmitting facility. WDBS-FM has one of the biggest radio signals in this region of the United States. WDBS features a Country format and is the leading radio station in all of central WV.  WSGB 1490 AM also has a new tower, building and transmitter. WSGB went on the air in 1964 and is the only local AM radio station in the Center of West Virginia. On 12-21-08 WSGB began simulcasting on FM translator 96.5 FM Sutton under an FCC granted STA. WSGB AM & FM feature a Classic Hits format with oldies from the 60's, 70's & 80's. WKQV 105.5 FM went on the air January 1, 2007 with all new facilities and tower. WKQV's Classic Rock format is also heard on 106.9 FM in Braxton Co.


Summit Media, Inc.

Locally Owned and Operated

100.3 FM   WAFD "The SUMMIT"  

600 AM WVAR "Classic Hits Radio"


Summit Media Inc. is a privately held West Virginia company formed in 2007. Summit Media, Inc. is owned and operated by N. Al Sergi and Daniel W Finch Jr. Summit Media, Inc owns and operates 50,000 watt WAFD-FM and WVAR 600 AM. The company was formed in early 2007 and is co-owned with Summit Media Broadcasting, LLC. Both stations are in the process of equipment upgrades.

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