Alpha Media/Mankato Names Bob Rose Market Manager
October 17, 2016 at 11:00 AM (PT)
Radio industry vet BOB ROSE has been named Market Manager for ALPHA MEDIA/MANKATO, MN, a cluster which includes Country KYSM, Top 40 KEEZ, Classic Hits KRBI, and Rock KMKO. A 35-year radio vet, ROSE’s career includes both programming and sales positions in multiple markets, including SIOUX FALLS, SD; ST. CLOUD, MN; and MINNEAPOLIS.
“BOB brings an exceptional understanding of local programming, sales, and community broadcasting to the ALPHA team in MANKATO,” said ALPHA MEDIA EVP/MIDWEST GEORGE PELLETIER. “We have a terrific group of people in MANKATO, and I am confident that BOB’s leadership will assist in continuing to create great local radio.” This move marks a return to KYSM, where ROSE started in radio as a WEEKEND personality while attending BROWN INSTITUTE.
“After 35 years in the business with the multiple radio stations, I’m honored and humbled to have this wonderful opportunity to make my way near my hometown and continue my radio journey onward with a great company like ALPHA MEDIA,” said ROSE.