WIVK Received its third industry award this year, the latest being "Medium Market Country Radio Station of the Year" by the Academy of Country Music.
In February, WIVK-FM was awarded "Medium Market Promotion of the Year - Country Radio" and the "Humanitarian Award" from the Country Radio Broadcasters Association. In addition, WIVK submitted an entry for the NAB's "Crystal Award" which is an award going to just one radio station in the country for their excellence in community service.
WIVK was a finalist for this special award. Just being a finalist for the "Crystal Award" is an honor to the Citadel Corporation. Operations Director, Mike Hammond says, "To be nominated by our peers in this competitive radio environment and to win these awards really keeps us on our toes here at WIVK. We continuously strive for excellence in programming as well as our commitment to community service."
The 42nd Annual Country Music Awards will air live on CBS & WVLT, Volunteer TV on Tuesday May 15th from 8:00-11:00p.
WIVK afternoon drive personality, Gunner and News Director, Catherine Howell will be backstage chatting with this year's nominees and calling into the studios at WIVK Monday & Tuesday for pre-show updates on the 14th & 15th of May.
Story Courtesy: WIVK Radio