Radio IN broadcasts music and shows targeted at the younger demographic. Apart from music, the radio station broadcasts a morning show, a sports show, news and shows that are broadcasted both on IN TV and Radio IN.
IN Media, which includes the radio station Radio IN, the TV Station IN TV and the online intv.al is the newest cross platform media group in Albania which targets youth as a demographic, where they claim to having the highest share among other media.
Media Companies / Groups
Media Group IN LLC
Media Group IN owns all the shares at Radio IN. However, no public information is available as to the final owners of Media Group IN as the companies are registered offshore, in Cyprus.
Only the shareholder has voting rights.
Group / Individual Owner
Affiliated Interests Founder
Stavros Aidinis – a businessman from Greece, bought the shares of Tok Media, a comapny which owned the radio Kiss FM. Immediately after, Tok Media, under the ownership of Aidinis, founded radio Mad, in line with a Greek Media and in 2016 this company changed its name to Radio IN.
Two months later Aidinis sold all the shares in Tok Media to Media Group IN. In his Facebook profile Aidinis declares that he works for SGS, a multinational company headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland which provides inspection, verification, testing and certification services.
Affiliated Interests Ceo
Genc Shkodra – is the CEO of Media Group IN, which controls the shares of Tok Media, IN Events and 90% of shares of Extra Channel. Shkodra is the CEO in the three companies. He has previously served for more than 10 years as the CEO of Top Albania Radio and for a 2-year period as a CEO of the Video Graphic Agency (VGA), which was also a part of Top Media Group. Since 2013 he’s been managing the companies that own Radio IN and TV IN.
Affiliated Interests Editor-In-Chief
Karolina Risto – is the head of News Department at IN TV which is transmitted also through In Radio. Risto has been a journalist for a long time now and has worked before as editor at Gazeta Shqiptare and editor in chief at Vizion Plus.
Revenue (in Mill. $)
0.22 Mio. $ / 28.6 Mio. Lek
Operating Profit (in Mill. $)
0.01 Mio. $ / 1.3 Mio. Lek
Advertising (in % of total funding)
The ownership structure and financial statement are publicly available on the Albanian National Business Registry. The financial data provided are for 2016. The Central Bank's average exchange rate for 2016 was used to convert the amounts into USD. The company that owns radio IN was in 2008 under the logo Kiss FM. Genci Shkodra has been the CEO of both companies, throughout the period when Stavros Aidinis sold the shares of Tok Media to Media Group IN.