Veteran Radio GM Ron Nickell Dies
May 16, 2011 at 4:14 PM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of RADIO COLORADO NETWORK GM RON NICKELL, who died SUNDAY (5/15) of complications from several strokes in LONGMONT, CO. He was 69 years old.
NICKELL served as GM at the original WHOO-A/ORLANDO and VP of BLUEGRASS BROADCASTING before joining DRAKE-CHENAULT as Sales Manager. He was later Sales Manager at TM PRODUCTIONS, with a year off to serve as VP/GM at GULFSTREAM BROADCASTING's FLORIDA stations. NICKELL then produced television shows with KENNY ROGERS before returning to radio as corporate VP/OM for WILLIS BROADCASTING and, later GM at stations in COLORADO and GM for the RADIO COLORADO NETWORK.