Kyle’s Resume

I’ve spent over a decade on the air in the Terre Haute, Indiana radio market.  Toss in some work in TV and a year in Indianapolis, there is not much I haven’t done in the broadcasting industry.  I can be reached at djkylewest@gmail.com

Job Experience:     

  On-Air Personality Hi-99 WTHI-FM        Sep 2012- Current

Host nights on the most listened to radio station in the Wabash Valley, Hi-99 WTHI-FM.

 

  On-Air Personality/Program/Music Director 102.7 WBOW         Sep 2011-July 2012

Host of the WBOW Morning show.  Responsible for all daily aspects of WBOW-FM including scheduling music, merging logs, imaging, and working with sales to execute requested promotions.  Also filled in on sister classic rock station WAXI, and helped with Sports WSDM when needed.

On-Air Personality          RadioNOW 100.9 WNOU-FM         Jan 2011-Jan 2012

Host of the “Saturday Vibe” on RadioNOW 100.9.  Hosted  live mix show with in-studio mixers, taking phones, texts, and tweets and integrating listeners with the show.  According to Arbitron PPM ratings data, the time slot was rated #1 with a 14.5 share among people ages 18-34.  Also hosted regular weekend shows, and have filled in on afternoon drive (2p-6p) and the evening show (6p-10P) as needed.  Left on good terms in 2012 to focus on increased job duties at WBOW-FM.

 

On-Air Personality          WMGI/WWSY/WIBQ/WPRS    2002-Sept 2011

Hosted shows on WMGI, WWSY, and WIBQ.  I did daily tweeting, facebook updates, and blogging to interact with listeners.  Other job duties includes live appearances and remotes, community service events, covering our Indianapolis Colts news beat (including traveling to Indianapolis for all home games with press box and locker room access), WIBQ weather, and assisting in entering local news stories for all station websites. Also, I helped assist with imaging and voice production for all stations.  Top rated night show on WMGI from 2005-2010.  Covered two Superbowls for WIBQ & WWSY.

Production Department    WTHI-TV/ Emmis Communications               2001-2002

Was part of three daily newscasts and live cut-ins as a camera and sound operator.  Also did regular master control shifts, with duties including dubbing commercials, recording satellite feeds, and running on-air programming.  Left on good terms to work for WWSY/WMGI-FM.

On-Air Program/Music Director  WZZQ/WBOW       2000-2001

Did a live five hour night show, and nearly doubled ratings in all demographics.  The show was tied for number one Persons 12 +. Job duties included overseeing the daily operations of WZZQ-FM, WBUZ-AM, and WBOW-AM; Scheduling of Music, all Production, Imaging, Live Remotes/Appearances, Scheduling of Employees, Music Calls, Working with GM for Promotions, Reporting to Radio and Records, working with sales staff to come up with innovative promotions for new clients.  Led station to highest ratings in four years.

General Manager Fox Canteen, Inc    1996-Current

Family owned and operated business since the mid 1950’s.  Job duties include Human Resources, Payroll, Safety Supervision, Employee Hiring, Training, Product Ordering, Machine Placement, and overseeing our 5 million in sales over our 8 routes.  Also work with accounts to ensure high quality service.  OSHA Certified.

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