WDVX receives support from many local businesses and organizations. Please thank them for contributing to East Tennessee’s Own community radio by showing them your support.

Become a business supporter

As an underwriter, your business or non-profit organization can directly support WDVX’s unique programming. WDVX can help you communicate with your clients and audiences throughout East Tennessee and parts of Kentucky and Virginia via our terrestrial signal and worldwide via our online webcast. WDVX reaches a large, loyal and much sought-after audience. Our business underwriters receive on-air informational announcements in recognition of their support, as well as WDVX.com and the e-newsletter. (Social media?)

Through radio, internet, and special events, underwriting with WDVX helps to:

Underwriting Objectives:

Expand brand recognition and market share through out East Tennessee

  • Increase consumer awareness of your business through tax-deductible underwriting messages
  • Grow existing client base by appealing to the educated listeners
  • Tell the story of the quality of your service


Underwriting Strategy:

  • Create a message that showcases the special features of your business
  • Build a positive branding association that sets your business apart as a supporter of East Tennessee’s Own, WDVX.
  • Focus messaging specific to the way you do business
  • Place announcements in short underwriting breaks to decrease tune-out factor
  • Create eye-catching ad for visitors at WDVX.com
  • Promote through three terrestrial signals as well as world-wide streaming service
  • Promote through +6,200 subscribers to e-newsletter


Contact WDVX for more information and rates at (865) 544-1029 or email tlawson@wdvx.com.

Underwriting messages are not commercials. Underwriting is the name the FCC has given to announcements that recognize contributions to public radio from businesses and organizations.


WDVX Business Supporters

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