Lots Happening at AZ PBS Ch 8

It has been announced the after many years Steve McCann is retiring.

Joining the staff about 4 months ago was Peggy Lower and Ceci Gamboa.

More recently as of yesterday it was announced that Jeff Wine ( formerly with cox for many years) will be joining the sales staff as well.

Today it was announced that Peggy Lower was promoted to LSM.

Sounds like they have a terrific staff at ch 8.

New AE Hired at Hubbard Radio

We have a new addition to our Hubbard Phoenix Sales team and I’m excited to share this news with you. Heather Morrison will join our team on May 15 and I hope you will all welcome her.
Heather has an extensive background in media sales in the radio and print categories. She’s also been a small business owner and brings strong business and marketing expertise with her. Many of you already know her and she’s got some great relationships built in the market. She’s excited to create the next chapter in her career with Hubbard Radio Phoenix.

One fun fact is that Heather’s radio sales career actually started at KUPD!

KSLX Looking for On Air Talent

POSTING DATE: April 27, 2017
JOB#: 3-17
COMPANY: KSLX-FM, Programming
As needed including nights and weekends

STATUS: Part Time, Hourly

• Minimum 3 years on air experience.
• Proficient in running an on air studio board.
• Familiarity with Wide Orbit is preferred.
• Proficient in audio editing via Vox Pro and Adobe Audition.
• Passion to stay on top of current events and music trends.
• High degree of self-motivation and ability to work independently.
• Ability to work quickly under pressure in a demanding environment.
• Ability to work in compliance with company policies and procedures.
• Project an appropriate professional appearance and demeanor.
• Ability to work in compliance with company policies and procedures.
• Ability to function in a team environment.
• Ability to work an established schedule and other hours as needed.
• Attend station functions, including staff meetings and promotional appearances, as needed.
• Large market experience preferred.
• Knowledge of Phoenix market is a plus.


To obtain maximum audience acceptance and ratings by effectively projecting the station’s desired on-air image. To perform assigned staff announcer’s responsibilities in a professional manner consistent with station’s format, policies and procedures. Must adhere to FCC rules and regulations, and the company core values and mission statement. Must be an effective team member and make a full contribution to station’s successful achievement of its goals and objectives.


Ability to communicate in English both verbally and in writing. Manual dexterity and fine motor skills to manipulate computer keys, broadcast console, and general office equipment (telephone, copier, calculator, etc.) for extended periods of time. Sits or stands on a regular basis. Ability to hear and speak clearly and follow both oral and written direction. Ability to view video, to listen to live and recorded audio, and to travel locally. Requires the ability to think creatively, tactically and articulate information in clear, concise manner to others. Ability to think spontaneously and ad lib while on air and at appearances in a coherent manner in situations that can change quickly. The Company may make reasonable accommodations to facilitate the ability to perform essential job functions.



Job# 3-17
Phoenix, AZ
No Telephone Calls Please

New Addition the PBS CH 8 as of May 1

Ceci Gamboa will be joining the Underwriting Team at AZ PBS as of May 1.
Ceci is a veteran broadcast sales executive with experience in both
English-language and Spanish-language television and radio sales.
Ceci’s career includes roles at Univision, Telemundo, Entravision and,
most recently, Riviera Broadcasting representing three radio
stations. She is a graduate of Sul Ross State University.

Ceci will be joining Peggy Lower who also starts on May 1.

Congrats ladies.

House of Broadcasting Announcement


Arizona Gives Day is Tuesday, April 4, 2017

APRIL 4, 2017 is a single statewide 24-hour day of giving that has raised $4.5 million for Arizona non-profits since 2013.

As a 501c3 non-profit House of Broadcasting Television and Radio Museum is listed. Your gift, no matter the size, will allow us to continue to preserve Arizona’s broadcasting history for future generations and is much appreciated.

Besides being a media memorabilia Museum HOBI supports the Scholarship Program at the Hugh Downs School of Human Communication and the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication. Currently we are researching a scholarship at U of A in Tucson.

We are very proud that a portion of HOBI memorabilia will be in a permanent collection at the Papago Park Arizona Historical Museum either late 2017 or early 2018. We will send you notice when this project is completed and hope you can attend the Preview.

Our link is www.azgives.org/houseofbroadcasting.

We certainly appreciate your donation.

Thank you,
Mary Morrison