EEO

Annual EEO Public File Report

Bloomington, Illinois
August 1, 2018 – July 31, 2019

 

Neuhoff Media-Bloomington LLC

WBBE-FM- Heyworth, IL

WWHX-FM- Normal, IL

WIHN-FM- Normal, IL

During the period, a total of seven full time vacancies were filled.

A total of 17 people were interviewed for all full-time vacancies filled during the reporting period.

Full-Time Vacancies

The following full-time positions were filled during the reporting period:

#1 Program Director – WBBE-FM

#2 Traffic Assistant/Receptionist

#3 Program Director – WWHX-FM

#4 Program Director – WIHN-FM

#5 On-Air WWHX-FM/Promotions Director

#6 Account Executive

#7 Account Executive

 

Interview Sources

Sources of Interviews Conducted:

Pos. Job Title Applicants Interviewed

-Sources-

Recruitment Sources Used Referral Source of Employee
#1 Program Director – WBBE-FM 5 #10 #6, #10, #13 #10

AllAccess.com

#2 Traffic Assistant / Receptionist 1 #15 #15, #14, #8 Staff Referral
#3 Program Director – WWHX-FM 1   Internal Promotion
#4 On-Air WWHX-FM / Promotions Director 6 #10 #5, #6, #10. #13 #10 AllAccess.com
#5 Account Executive 1 #14 #14, #15 Internal
#6 Account Executive 1 #5

1 #15

#5 Staff Referral

 

Recruitment Sources for Employment Notices

 

1

 

On Air Announcements:

WBBE-FM, WWHX-FM, WIHN-FM

 

520 N. Center Street

Bloomington, IL 61701

 

2

Heartland Community College 1500 W. Rabb Road

Normal, IL 61761

 

3

Illinois State University Career Service

 

Campus Box 2520

Normal, IL 61790

 

4

Illinois Department of Employment Service 207 E. Hamilton

Bloomington, IL 61704

 

5

WZND RADIO

ISU School of Communications

 

007 Fell Hall

Normal, IL 61790-4481

 

6

 

Illinois Broadcasters Association

Job Bank

 

300 North Pershing, Suite B

Energy, IL  62933

 

7

University of Illinois Placement Srv. 715 S. Wright St

MC Champaign, IL 61821

 

8

 

BloomingtonHelpWanted.com

Regional Help Wanted.com Inc

1 Civic Center Plaza, Suite 506

Poughkeepsie NY 12601

 

9

 

Parkland College

 

2400 W. Bradley Ave.

Champaign, IL 61821

10 AllAccess.com All Access Music Group

28955 Pacific Coast Highway, Suite 210

Malibu, CA 90265

 

11

Broadcast Center 2360 Hampton Ave.

St. Louis, MO 63139

12 TVandRadioJobs.com www.tvandradiojobs.com

 

13 NeuhoffMedia.com

 

Neuhoff Media

 

14 Neuhoff Media – Bloomington Internal Posting
15 Staff Referral  
16 Radio Ink 331 SE Mizner Blvd.

Boca Raton, FL 33432

561-655-8778

Tom Elmo

17 Inside Radio Insideradio.com

PO Box 567925

Atlanta, GA 31156

800-248-4242

18 International Broadcasters Idea Bank Membership Announcement

Danville, VA

 

Supplemental Outreach Initiatives

  1. Community Outreach – Station Tours and Information Sessions

During the course of the reporting period, 4 educational tours and information sessions were conducted by staff of Neuhoff Media-Bloomington. These sessions where conducted on-site at our studio location for current students at ISU with WZND affiliation.

  • October 24, 2018
  • November 6, 2018
  • November 8, 2018
  • April 5, 2019

 

  1. Community Outreach – Twin City Showcase

On May 22, 2019 Neuhoff Media Bloomington participated in the McLean County Chamber of Commerce Twin City Showcase from 10am – 2pm at the Bone Student Center Brown Ball Room.  This annual event showcases our stations as well as offering networking and recruiting opportunities.

 

  1. Neuhoff Media Summer Media Camp

This annual program featured 11 students attending the program the week of June 24th, 2019 at the Danville Area Community College.  The program focused on young people interested in careers in the media field in general, but with an emphasis on radio, television broadcasting and writing. Members of the Neuhoff staff conduct hands on training in announcing, interviewing, reporting, writing and public relations. In its 24th year, the Summer Media Camp is responsible for a number of current or former staff members.

 

  1. Indiana Broadcasters Association – Career Fair

Neuhoff EVP Chris Fleming and VP/Programming Mike Shamus, attended the Indiana Broadcasters Association Spring Career Fair in Carmel, Indiana on March 30, 2019.  We spoke with potential job candidates in sales, on-air, news and engineering positions.

 

  1. University of Indianapolis

Neuhoff EVP Chris Fleming participated in an outreach program at University of Indianapolis – where job seekers applied for real world jobs at the radio stations and received real world feed-back from a seasoned hiring manager. January-February 2019

 

  1. National Association of Broadcasters – Education Foundation

Neuhoff Media COO, Michael Hulvey, presented at the NABEF Student Scholar Mentoring program on September 26th, 2018. The remarks included information about careers in broadcasting, future opportunities in the industry and our company.  The program was held in conjunction with the national Radio Show in Orlando Florida.

 

  1. Fast Forward Development Program

The Neuhoff Fast Forward program allows a staff member in each market to participate in this development program.  The Fast Forward participants learn from in-house experts plus outside speakers on subjects that lead to their professional development.  The goal is to build our next generation of leaders in all facets of our business from the inside first.

 

  1. Neuhoff Mentoring Program

A Neuhoff mentoring program has been established with senior team members and those identified through the Fast Forward Program.  Each member meets monthly with their senior level mentor.  The mentee receive direction on key career goals and personal development.

 

  1. Neuhoff Media Internship Program

We regularly provide internship opportunities to the community for the development of skill necessary for employment in the broadcast industry.  These internships focus on content, performance, support and development aspects.  Our internships have been utilized by high school, college and post educational members of the public. A student from Illinois State University served in this capacity during the reporting period.

 

 

  1. Senior Leadership Team EEO Training Program

Annually the Neuhoff Leadership Team is provided with training on EEO best practices. We’ve provided outside experts to train specifically on matters relating to discrimination, sexual harassment and other matter related to employee development.  We have retained the services a professional trainer to assist in these matters.