Journal/Knoxville Ups Dan McKee To GSM
March 15, 2011 at 3:57 PM (PT)
JOURNAL BROADCAST GROUP/KNOXVILLE has promoted DAN MCKEE to General Sales Manager for Operations. McKee has spent 15 of his 17 years in KNOXVILLE radio with the JOURNAL stations WWST, WKHT, WCYQ and WKTI-A.
"DAN earned this advancement by being a consistent leader in our sales department," VP/GM CHRIS PROTZMAN wrote in the announcement to staff. "His passion for our products, people and clients make him the perfect fit for this critical leadership role. This move celebrates not only DAN’s achievement but also our JOURNAL BROADCAST GROUP culture of developing our future leaders from within when talent is displayed and demonstrated."
"I am very excited about the opportunity before me," he said. "JOURNAL BROADCAST GROUP is an incredible company and I am surrounded by a very dynamic staff. I look forward to continuing to serve KNOXVILLE businesses through great marketing platforms that connect them to customers.