After 12 years with Federated Media's Country/WQHK-FM (105.1fm, Huntertown), PD/Midayer Dave Michaels exits that role. Mr. Michaels previously voicetracked afternoons at Talking Stick Communications' Country/WAWC (103.5fm, Syracuse), but will now do that airshift live. Mr. Michaels began programming "K-105" in February 2013. Succeeding Mr. Michaels in the "K-105" PD chair will be Federated Media sister CHR/WMEE (97.3fm, Fort Wayne) PD Jimmy Knight. With Mr. Knight now programming two radio stations, he will hand off his midday air shift at "97.3 WMEE" to weekender Dan (on an interim basis).
The new K-105 weekday on air schedule: Dan Austin, Dude Walker and Kylie Havens from 6am until 10am. Ms. Havens remains on until Noon, and Aricka McCauley takes Noon until 6pm.
Where Are They Now? Former then-WGRL/Indianapolis DJ Chris Clare becomes the new PD of WNNF in Cincinnati, Ohio.
DLC Media welcomes Tyler Davis as their News Director. Mr. Davis recently graduated from Indiana State University. DLC Media has five Terre Haute area radio stations.
This Week in Indiana Radio History
Sign-on dates seem to be a prickly matter, subject to great debate, and mostly impossible to confirm. If there's something we need to add to the "calendar," please let us know. Please e-mail us if you have updated information.
August 21: In 1953, 1390am in Fairfield, Illinois signs on as WFIW, and still is. In 1955, 1590am in Mount Vernon signs on as WPCO. Today, it's WRCY. In 1956, Channel 7 in Evansville signs on as ABC affiliate WTVW-TV ("TeleVision of Western Indiana").
August 22: In 1994, 91.1fm in Lafayette Township signs on as WCYT, and still is. In 2005, Terre Haute broadcaster Sharla Cretors-Daniel dies. Age 33. In 2010, Salem broadcaster and founder of WSLM(AM) and WSLM-FM Don Martin dies. Age 90.
August 23: In 1976, 88.3fm in Fort Wayne signs on as WLHI. Today, it's WLAB. In 1997, WLOI (LaPorte) founder Isabel Scott Rumely Bowyer dies. Age 83.
August 24: In 1970, 101.7fm in Fort Wayne signs on as WCMX. Today, it's WLDE. In 2012, former Indianapolis and Evansville broadcaster Dale Sommers ("The Truckin' Bozo") dies. Age 68.
August 25: In 1989, 105.7fm in Defiance, Ohio signs on as WZOM, and still is. In 2008, Indianapolis broadcaster Kevin Spencer dies. Age 49.
August 26: In 1873, Anna Margaret de Forest gives birth to a son: Lee.
WAWC-FM (Willie 103.5) in Warsaw (part of the Lake City Media cluster of stations) is currently searching for our next On-Air Jock! Lake City Media is a small market station with a large market work ethic. Shift will include live time on-air, production, VT'ing, and other duties (which could include social media interaction, video or web editing, content generation and/or assistance with news department).
The ideal candidate should have 1-3 years on-air experience, have knowledge of the Country format and its' artists, possess the ability to create relevant and entertaining content throughout one of the most listened to dayparts, have a great work ethic and attitude and the desire to do whatever it takes to succeed. Our perfect candidate should be begging us to be on the road and interacting with their listeners, should love being a face of the radio station and should be huge on social media!
This is not a large market position. Individuals seeking large market salaries should not apply.
Send a resume, air check that best displays your abilities, social media links and salary requirements ASAP to PD Kris Lake at firstname.lastname@example.org. In subject line please put: "WAWC Job" and the last 4 digits of your phone number. Applications that do not include above information will not be considered.
No Phone Calls. Lake City Media Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
99.5 zpl, Indy’s Hit Music Station has an amazing opportunity for you! We are now actively seeking a new afternoon Drive, Assistant Program Director/Music Director. We’re looking for someone fun, energetic, intelligent, outgoing, out-spoken, street-credible, quick witted, enthusiastic, team oriented, determined, and has a strong work ethic. You will need to be social media fluent and PPM friendly. Imaging skills would be a positive too - but not mandatory.
If you're interested please send a resume and short demo to our Operations Manager: JR Ammons JR@wzpl.com. Entercom is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Location: South Bend
Department: Farm Journal Broadcasting
Reports to: Director of Radio Operations
Seeking experienced radio producer for two live network broadcasts daily. The radio producer will be responsible for the technical production of Farm Journal Radio live broadcasts as well as production of custom audio for Farm Journal websites, clients and internal promotion.
These duties include, but are not limited to, the following: (Other duties may be assigned.)
* Daily technical production of 2 live radio shows
* Manage automation logs of 2 live radio shows
* Manage production of various recorded audio including show promos, market reports, custom audio for affiliates and clients, custom in-house audio, etc.
* Edit audio highlights from broadcasts to use on Farm Journal websites.
* Travel to produce live broadcasts from industry events
* Assist with booking guests
* Coordinate travel logistics
These qualifications include, but are not limited to, the following:
* 1 to 3 years of radio production experience
* Bachelor’s degree in communications or journalism preferred
* Expertise with Adobe Audition, Pro Tools or similar audio editing suite
* Strong written and communication skills
* Must have a strong attention to detail and decision making skills
* Must be able to meet deadlines
* Knowledge of the Agricultural Industry is a plus
If you meet the qualifications, please submit your resume to email@example.com.
DLC Media, Inc. is looking for an Account Executive and a Local Sales Manager for their new Radio Center in Brazil, IN. The winning candidate will be able to sell advertising on up to 9 Radio Stations and 7 websites. A great opportunity to build a great career with a growing family owned media company. DLC Media offers competitive pay and benefits. Send cover letter and resume to Dave Crooks - firstname.lastname@example.org. DLC Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
WAWK in Kendallville (1140am/95.5fm) is looking for a Part Time Disc Jockey on and off the air including hosting and preparing content for daily air shift Monday through Friday. Jobs at area events and assisting with production and must be able to work weekends as needed. Must have a positive attitude and work in a team. Please bring resume to 931 East Avenue, Kendallville, IN 46755 or call 260-347-2400. You can also write email@example.com with an air check. Northeast Indiana Broadcasting, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
WAWK in Kendallville (1140am/95.5fm) is looking for an Account Executive. For more details or to submit your resume, please write firstname.lastname@example.org. Northeast Indiana Broadcasting, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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