Jimmy Cefalo, the former Miami Dolphin and current radio personality, is a new owner of The Beach Channel.
Cefalo and business partner Brenda Bassett, president of Cefalo-Bassett, LLC, became partners in the
digital welcome guide on January 1, though the news was announced this month. They own a 25 percent stake in the channel, which is also owned by Max Wyler, Rockly Wyler and Randy Kassewitz.
Financial details were not released.
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The station, which is broadcast to 450,000 households and 13,000 hotel rooms on Atlantic Broadband and AT&T U-verse, will get more original programming this month.
Programs will include new episodes of Real Estate Forecast; Best of the Beach: Burger Bash; Ultimate Miami and Chef Interruptions. Also new will be TV Moda, an Italian fashion show. Cefalo and Bassett will also introduce a video version of their radio talk show, EatThisDrinkThatGo!.