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Robin Banks – Sales Manager

June 10, 2017 // 1 Comment

Sales Manager:  Robin Banks.  Rob has sold everything from shoes to sail boats.  The thing he sells best is himself.  Rob fast-talked his way into the sales manager job without spending one day inside a TV station.  He’ll be sure to generate a lot of business and create a whack-load of chaos inside the [...]

Tara Cherry – Traffic Manager

June 10, 2017 // 1 Comment

Traffic Manager:  Tara Cherry.  Tara has five year of IT experience and meek, slightly beaten down personality that will serve her well when dealing with programming, sales and promotions people.  We don’t know any personal details about her because we just don’t care. Photo: Kurt Bauschardt [...]

Randy Love – Creative Services Manager

June 10, 2017 // 0 Comments

Creative Services Manager:  Randy Love.  After an embittering 12 years writing radio ad copy at a major market station, Randy brings his vial humour and sarcastic creativity to our commercial production team.  He will display moodiness, a foul temper and bouts of drunkenness as he works to creating brilliant [...]

Tess Teckle – Promotions Manager

June 10, 2017 // 1 Comment

The ever energetic and bubbly Tess has a degree in sports marketing but never worked a day in that industry.  She has been working as a server since graduating university in 2005.  Tess is excited to have her first job in the marketing area.  She promises to blow sunshine and rainbows up viewer’s and staff’s [...]

Pierce Cox – Chief Engineer

June 10, 2017 // 1 Comment

Pierce Cox is a recent immigrant from England.  He has an engineering degree from Liverpool University and has been a broadcast engineer in the U.K. for nearly a decade.  He was desperate for a job in his field and was willing to move his family to Portage for the opportunity to be part of this revolutionary [...]

Seth Poole – Operations Manager

June 10, 2017 // 0 Comments

Seth Poole is taking on the role of operations manager after taking an eight-month course on television production from a local community college.  Prior to his upgrading Seth was a lead hand at a local French fry processor in Portage la Prairie where he gained strong communication and management skills that will [...]

Pat Hiscock – News Director

June 10, 2017 // 1 Comment

Pat Hiscock is a broadcast veteran of 20 years.  Starting in Lloydminster AB/SK, Pat has toiled in small market newsrooms for two decades and has a finger on the pulse of rural news.  Pat is looking forward to moving her two sons to Portage la Prairie to start her new adventure and to get away from her ex-husband.  [...]

Ryan Coke – Station Owner

June 10, 2017 // 3 Comments

Ryan Coke, he is the V.P. of Coke Media Systems (CMS).  His father Phil Coke started the company with a small rural newspaper in Gladstone Manitoba and has now grown the company into 6 weekly papers, 10 radio stations and 1 television station.  Ryan’s brother Dillon Coke is the V.P. of Radio for CMS and sister [...]

A Reason To Get Out Of Bed: PP In The Morning

June 10, 2017 // 1 Comment

PP In The Morning – Hosts Sarah Bellum and Oliver Sutton fill three hours a day with re-plays of last nights, news, weather and sports broken up with idle banter, tedious cooking segments, songs with live local bands and prolonged interviews with local people. The MBN live truck will bring viewers a glimpse into how [...]

Saturday Night Videos Will Rock Your Weekend.

June 10, 2017 // 0 Comments

Saturday Night Videos – the weekly video show with a drop of Can-con and a boat load of top 40 hits hosted by the vivacious Vivica Rhianna Meeches.  Videos, profiles of local artists, plugging of upcoming concerts and events all sponsored by sister radio station CIPN-FM, playing your perfect music mix. Click here [...]