“Liubimoe Radio” (Favorite radio)
The Radio was founded in 2002, and started broadcasting from the Eastern part of Ukraine . The first name of the Station was Power FM and then it was changed to “Sharmanka”. Radio get its present name “Favorite Radio” in 2004. In 2005 it started broadgcasting online.
Media Companies / Groups
Business Radio Group
Liubimoe Radio (Favorite Radio) consists of three legal companies: LLC “Radio Sharmanka” Private enterprise “Company “Nova Khvylia”; (New Wave), LLC “TV and Radio company “Center”. The radio station is a part of radio-holding Business Radio Group which was founded in 1994. This media holding (radio group) includes 4
Ukrainian radio stations: “Shanson”, “Business Radio”, DJFM and “Liubimoe (Favorite) Radio”
Business Radio Group
Affiliated Interests Founder
Also owns Business Radio, “DJFM” and “Shanson”.
Affiliated Interests Ceo
Anatoliy Yevtukhov is CEO (general) of Business Radio Group (also, he was CEO of TAVR Media radio group). Have a place of member of board in Independent Association of Broadcasters. His son - Evgeniy Evtukhov is Ukrainian DJ (DJ Sender), CEO of DJFM and CEO in Business Radio Group too (with his father). His wife is one of the owners of radio stations that form a Business Radio Group.
Anton Bilous, music Editor
Affiliated Interests Editor-In-Chief
Music and Programm Director in Business Radio Group
Other Important People
Affiliated Interests other important people
CEO in Business Radio Group, son of both owners of Radio group, DJ known as DJ Sender. He was born in Luhansk in 1984. Has four awards as the best Ukrainian DJ. In 2003 founded his own music label called Send Records. In 2008 created new radio station in Business Radio Group called DJFM. Is official legal director of LLC “TV and Radio company “Center” - one of the Favorite Radio companies.
Revenue (in Mill. $)
Operating Profit (in Mill. $)
Advertising (in % of total funding)
Радіо «Шарманка» змінило позивний на «Любимое радио»
«Любимое радио» започатковує проект підтримки молодих виконавців «Разом ми сила!»
Через два роки радіостанції матимуть 35 відсотків українських пісень
Business Radio Group has a common management for all radio stations of a group. As Radio is being separated between three legal companies it’s impossible to determine owners’ share.
Sources Media Profile
Unified state register of the Ministry of justice of legal entities, individual entrepreneurs and civic formations. Retrieved in August 2016, from https://usr.minjust.gov.ua/
State register of the National Council of Television and Radio Broadcasting of Ukraine. Retrieved in August 2016, from http://www.nrada.gov.ua/ua/derzhavniyreestr.html
Агентство Рейтинг. Retrieved in August 2016, from http://ratingua.com/index/part/note/id/47.html
Eugene Sender. Official web-site. Retrieved in August 2016, from http://eugenesender.com/en/about/
Official web-site of Business Radio Group. Retrieved in August 2016, from http://brg.ua/about-us/
Wikipedia. Любимое радио. Retrieved in August 2016, from https://ru.wikipedia.org/wiki/%D0%9B%D1%8E%D0%B1%D0%B8%D0%BC%D0%BE%D0%B5_%D1%80%D0%B0%D0%B4%D0%B8%D0%BE
(2014, October 16). Телекритика. Нацрада не покарала «Любимое радио» за зменшення квоти української музики – не захотіла «створювати прецедент». Retrieved in August 2016 from http://ru.telekritika.ua/rinok/2014-10-16/99283