Promotions Manager, 97.5 FM KLAK
97.5 KLAK is the local radio station for Collin County. It provides local news, traffic, weather reports, plus all the best hits and entertainment.
Business address: 1700 N. Redbud Blvd., #185, McKinney
Year opened: 2006
Number of employees: 15
What does your business offer that is unique compared to similar businesses?
We are located in McKinney; our jocks all live, work and play in the area. We are very involved in local events, charities, etc. that most places don’t get from large media companies.
What is the most important part of your job on a daily basis?
Keeping our local listeners informed of anything and everything going on in the area. Providing everything (prizes, events, etc.) listeners could get from a large station here locally.
What are your keys to success?
We are very community orientated. We are always out and about in the community, getting to know our listeners and business partners.
What surprises you most about your job?
The growth of our area. There is always something new and exciting going on, and we are happy to be a part of it.
Tell us something most people wouldn’t know about your company.
We have been located right here in McKinney since 2006. We just celebrated are 10-year anniversary, but KLAK has been on air for over 30 years.