Quarnstrom Media Group (Wisconsin Employment Unit)

QB Broadcasting, LTD

EEO Public Inspection File Report

 The Report covers full-time vacancy recruitment data for the period:

        July 23, 2004 July 22, 2005  

1)      Employment Unit:  Hayward , Balsam Lake , Siren, Wisconsin

2)      Unit Members (Stations and Communities of License):  WHSM(AM), Hayward , WI and WHSM-FM, Hayward , WI ; WLMX(FM), Balsam Lake , WI ; WXCX-FM, Siren, WI

3)      EEO Contact:  

Mailing Address:

Telephone Number: 715-634-4836

16880 W U.S. Highway 63

Contact Person: Don Welch

Hayward , WI 54843

E-mail Address: don@whsm.com

 

 

    4)  List all Full-Time vacancies Filled by Each Station in the Employment Unit:  na

 

Job Title

 

Recruitment Source Referring Hiree

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Stations WHSM(AM) / WHSM-FM, WLMX(FM) and WXCX-FM are Equal Opportunity Employers.

 5)      Recruitment Sources Used:

1. na   

6)      Total # of Interviewees for this Vacancy:  na 

 7)      Supplemental Outreach Initiatives ( July 23, 2004 July 22, 2005 ):

 

(a)   Initiative Record Keeping Worksheet

 

Type of activity listed under Outreach Initiative worksheet:  WBAF Student Scholarship Program

Date of station participation:   September 15, 2004 to October 17, 2004 - daily

Participating employees:  Don Welch & Bobi Hopp

Host/Sponsor of activity:  Wisconsin Broadcasters Association

Brief description of activity and station participation:  To encourage students from area   schools to apply for the     prestigious scholarships offered by the WBAF.  We ran 132 public service announcements (132 each on                WHSM(AM) and WHSM-FM) on the scholarship program and had a poster posted at the stations offices.  We    participated in the evaluation of the candidates for the evaluation committee.                                                        

 

(b)   Initiative Record Keeping Worksheet

 

        Type of activity listed under Outreach Initiative worksheet:  Career Day

Date of Station participation: November 18, 2004        

Participating employees:  Don Welch / Mike Knoll    

Host/Sponsor of activity:  Brown College , Minneapolis , MN & Quarnstrom Media Group   

Brief description of activity and station participation:  Career Day for current and recently graduating students from Brown College to learn about small market radio and Quarnstrom Media Group.  We had a booth set up for         Stations WLMX(FM), WXCX-FM, WHSM(AM) and WHSM-FM along with representation of other                Quarnstrom Media Group Stations.  We provided information regarding our organization to all participants and       accepted resumes (no openings were available at the time).                                                                                  

   

(c)   Initiative Record Keeping Worksheet

 

        Type of activity listed under Outreach Initiative worksheet:  Job Fair

Date of Station participation: December 22, 2004        

Participating employees:  Mike Knoll    

Host/Sponsor of activity:  Brown College , Minneapolis , MN     

Brief description of activity and station participation:  Job Fair for new graduates seeking employment in the         broadcast industry.  We had a booth set up for Stations WLMX(FM), WXCX-FM, WHSM(AM) and             WHSM-FM.  We provided information regarding our organization to all participants and accepted resumes (no openings were available at the time).                                                                                                                   

 

(d)    Initiative Record Keeping Worksheet

 

Type of activity listed under Outreach Initiative worksheet: WBA Job Fair Announcement

Date of station participation:  Dec. 29,2004-Jan. 24,2005

Participating employees:  WHSM(AM) WHSM-FM Stations 

Host/Sponsor of activity:  Wisconsin Broadcasters Assoc.

Brief description of activity and station participation:  Announcements aired for the WBA Job Fair ( 01/25/05 in     Madison WI).  The announcements were targeted at persons interested in employment in the broadcast industry.   Stations WHSM(AM) and WHSM-  FM each ran 81 announcements for the event.                                            

   

(e)   Initiative Record Keeping Worksheet

 

Type of activity listed under Outreach Initiative worksheet:  Job Fair

Date of station participation:   March 22, 2005  

Participating employees:  Terry Modl

Host/Sponsor of activity:  Brainerd Lakes Area Chambers of Commerce Workforce     Committee at Central Lakes College in Brainerd MN                                                 

Brief description of activity and station participation:  Job fair targeted at persons seeking employment.  We had a booth set up for Station WHSM(AM), WHSM-FM, WLMX(FM) and WXCX-FM.  We provided information regarding our organization to  all participants.                                                                                                      

   

(f)   Initiative Record Keeping Worksheet

 

Type of activity listed under Outreach Initiative worksheet:   Job Fair

Date of station participation:   March 23, 2005

Participating employees:  Mike Knoll

Host/Sponsor of activity:  Brown College , Minneapolis , MN

Brief description of activity and station participation:  A Job Fair with graduates & students seeking broadcast employment.  We had no openings at the time but did accept resumes.  We had a booth set up for Stations     WLMX (FM), WXCX-FM,  WHSM(AM) and WHSM-FM.  We provided information regarding our         organization to all participants.                                                                                                                      

   

(g)     Initiative Record Keeping Worksheet

 

Type of activity listed under Outreach Initiative worksheet:  Job Fair

Date of station participation:  March 30, 2005

Participating employees:  Mike Knoll / Dale Brooks

Host/Sponsor of activity:  Burnett County Job Fair by the Northwestern Wisconsin Concentrated Employment Program of Spooner                                                    

Brief description of activity and station participation:  A Job Fair for all persons interested in employment. We had a booth set up for Stations WLMX(FM), WXCX-FM, WHSM(AM) and WHSM-FM.  We provided                 information regarding our organization to all participants.                                                                                       

 

(h) Initiative Record Keeping Worksheet

 

Type of activity listed under Outreach Initiative worksheet:       Job Fair / Interview Session          

Date of station participation:   April 5, 2005

Participating employees:  Mike Knoll

Host/Sponsor of activity:  Quarnstrom Media Group @ AmericInn in North Branch MN

Brief description of activity and station participation:  A day long interview session for potential Account Managers for any future openings in respective sales departments at Quarnstrom Media Group.  We had no openings at the     time but did accept resumes.  We provided information regarding our organization to all participants.  Represented were Stations WXLM(FM), WXCX-FM, WHSM(AM) and WHSM-FM.                                                         

   

(i) Initiative Record Keeping Worksheet

 

Type of activity listed under Outreach Initiative worksheet:  Job Fair

Date of station participation:  April  13, 2005

Participating employees:  Mark Senarighi

Host/Sponsor of activity:  Fond du Lac Tribal & Community College

Brief description of activity and station participation:  Employer Job Fair targeted at college students, Workforce Center clients and the general public.  The fair provided an opportunity for students to learn more about             participating businesses before making their employment decisions.  We had a booth set up for Stations             WLMX(FM), WXCX-FM,  WHSM(AM) and WHSM-FM.  We provided information regarding our             organization to  all participants.                                                                                                                        

 

 

8)  Number of community organizations requesting notice of full-time job vacancies:  0