Brown Named Sports Director At KQBL
May 1, 2009 at 5:14 AM (PT)
Sports KQBL/BILLINGS, MT, recently sold by NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS to former NNB CEO PETE BENEDETTI's BENEDETTI MEDIA GROUP (BMG BILLINGS), has tapped NATE BROWN as Sports Director. BROWN, a COLUMBUS, MT native, most recently Sports Director and morning "EARLY BIRDS" co-host at DUHAMEL Country KZZI (THE EAGLE)/BELLE FOURCHE-RAPID CITY, SD, also interned at NBC O&O WRC-TV (NBC4)/WASHINGTON's syndicated "GEORGE MICHAEL SPORTS MACHINE."
"We are very excited to welcome NATE to our team and to increase the Sports coverage, particularly the local sports coverage, in BILLINGS. This is the first of many steps BMG BILLINGS, LLC will be taking to enhance and improve the coverage and services for local radio listeners and sports fans," said BENEDETTI.
"BILLINGS has great sports and great sports fans," said BROWN. "I can’t wait to begin building relationships in the BILLINGS community and giving local sports the radio coverage they deserve. I’m looking forward to covering the teams that I grew up watching and competing against."