KILO-KRXP/Colorado Springs GM Lou Mellini Sets Retirement
December 2, 2016 at 3:54 AM (PT)
Longtime BAHAKEL COMMUNICATIONS Active Rock KILO and Alternative KRXP (RXP@103.9)/COLORADO SPRINGS GM LOU MELLINI is retiring effective MARCH 3rd, reports the COLORADO SPRINGS GAZETTE.
MELLINI worked for MATTEL, ABC RECORDS, and CBS RECORDS before settling in COLORADO SPRINGS, first in sales at KRDO-A-F and then moving to KILO in 1980; he was briefly moved into corporate as VP/Radio. He left BAHAKEL to be President/CEO of BUSINESS RADIO NETWORK in 1989--92, then returned to KILO.
MELLINI will be replaced by Sales Manager VIRGINIA SWANSON, who will take over GM duties as of JANUARY 1st.