EEO Public File Report

September 30, 2015

Annual EEO Public File Report for Ocala Broadcasting Corp., LLC.

(amended July 2016)

 

  • During the period of October 1, 2014 through September 30, 2015 Ocala Broadcasting Corporation, LCC. (WOGK, WNDD,WNDT, WNDN) filled seven full time job vacancies:

five sales and marketing consultants, one non traditional

revenue director position, and a promotions/digital director

position.

 

  • Ocala Broadcasting Corp., LLC used the following sources

to fill the non traditional revenue director position: the EEO recruitment sources mailing list, postings to our sister stations, our stations websites and industry contacts.

 

For the open sales and marketing consultant positions:

postings to our sister stations, our stations’ websites and

on-air announcements, and the EEO recruitment sources mailing

list.

 

For the promotions/digital director position: postings to our

sister stations, our stations’ websites, on-air commercials,

and the EEO recruitment sources mailing list.

 

  • The non traditional revenue director position was created

as a new position within the company. The sales and marketing

consultant openings were created by one resignation, two terminations and the expansion of the staff by one sales consultant positon.

The promotions/digital director positon was created by a

resignation in July 2015.

 

For the non traditional revenue director position a total of 2 candidates were interviewed. One candidate is a current employee. The other candidate responded to our web site ads and on air announcements. The hired candidate applied through the web site ads and our on air announcements. The hire was made August 11, 2015.

 

 

Regarding the five sales and marketing consultants : seven candidates were interviewed for the first four openings. The sources for these seven candidates were: two from our website ads, one from the on-air commercials and four employee referrals. Three hires were made in early December 2014.  Two were employee referrals, and the third applied for the position from our on-air commercials. The fourth position hire was made March 24, 2015. She was hired through an employee referral.

 

The fifth position had four candidates interviewed, all of whom were employee referrals, including the person hired. That hire was made August 18, 2015.

 

A total of 22 resumes were accepted for the promotions/digital

director position, and three in-person interviews were conducted.

Two of the interviewed candidates responded to the on air

commercials for the position and the third candidate, who was hired, responded to the posting of the opening with one of our EEO recruitment sources, Connecticut School of Broadcasting. The hired candidate started September 14, 2015.

 

The total number of persons interviewed for all positions during

the year was sixteen (16). One candidate was referred from

the Connecticut School of Broadcasting, three heard on-air commercials for a position, nine were employee referrals, two applied after seeing ads on our websites, and one was a current employee.

 

  • For a list and brief description of the required non-vacancy

specific recruitment measures selected from the F.C.C.’s

menu that were undertaken, please refer to the narrative

statement immediately following this page.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EEO Narrative

 

Ocala Broadcasting Corp., LLC. has been working to achieve a broad

and inclusive outreach program to educate and recruit persons for

future openings for WOGK-FM, WNDD-FM, WNDT-FM and WNDN-FM.  This report covers the period of October 1, 2014 through September 30, 2015.

 

During this time Ocala Broadcasting Corp., LLC. has done the following:

 

On September 1, 2015 Ocala Broadcasting Corp., LLC  Vice President/General Manager Jim Robertson attended the 2015 City

of Gainesville Job Fair. A total of 175 job seekers attended the event. A total of 18 candidates were interviewed and their resumes accepted for future consideration.

 

In April 2015 a student at Grace Lutheran School and a parent

shadowed an employee for the day. He spent time in all of

the departments of the radio stations. He aspires for a career

in communications.

 

On April 10, 2015 Ocala Broadcasting Corp., LLC our Business

Manager attended the PHSC Job Fair at the Pasco-Hernando College Job Fair. A total of 90 job seekers attended the event. Nine candidates attended and were interviewed that day. Three candidates submitted resumes.

 

On September 1st and 9th of 2015 two tours of the radio stations

were given to individuals interested in careers in radio from Belleview schools. A total of 8 students attended. The tours were hosted by a sales marketing staff member and an on air personality. Time was

spent in all areas of the operation (sales, programming and office.)

 

Ocala Broadcasting Corp. LLC (WOGK, WNDD, WNDT,WNDN)

maintains an on going  program to recruit and instruct

potential future broadcasters.

 

 

On April 16, 2015 Denise Toledo, a Telecommunications Masters

Student at the University of Florida having requested to shadow

a radio manager spent the day with WNDD/WNDT/WNDN

Program Director Hunter. She visited during an on air show, asked questions about management style, challenges as a manager, the best part of management, etc. In addition, she reviewed ratings history, music scheduling, creative promotional ideas, as well as her style of managing various personalities. Denise already had experience in television and radio (WUFT/Gainesville) and is seeking to further her education in media management.

 

 

The stations offered online training to all its sales staff on

February 12, 2015 and June 24, 2015.

 

The stations’ General Manager provided a tour of the station and

discussed job opportunities in broadcasting with a volunteer during

station WOGK’s annual charity event for cancer on February 11,

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EEO CONTACT/MAILING LIST

 

WNDD/WNDT/WNDN/WOGK

General Mailing & Website Posting

SEPTEMBER 2015

 

 

African American                                           407-428-5850              Felicia Baker

Chamber of Commerce

Central Florida

511 W South Street

Orlando, FL  32805

 

African American                                           386-255-1401              Stanley Stone

Chamber of Commerce

885 Derby Shire Road

Daytona Beach, FL  32117

 

Alachua/Bradford Career Centers                  352-955-2245              Rebeca Weir

4800 SW 13th St

Gainesville, FL  32608

 

American Indian Council of                           801-521-8600              David Garce

Architects & Engineers

GSBS

375 West 200 St

Salt Lake City, UT  84101

 

Americans for Indian Opportunity                 505-867-0278              Laura Harris

681 Juniper Hill Road

Bernalillo, NM  87131

 

A.N.W.C.                                                        202-332-6770              Randy Dutch

1607 22nd Street, N.W.

Washington, DC  20008

 

Annie Johnson Senior Center                         352-489-8021              Cheryl Newell

P.O. Box 1951

Dunnellon, FL  32601

 

Argentina-Florida                                           305-858-1516              Patricia Pass

Chamber of Commerce

2666 Brickell Ave

Miami, FL  33129

 

 

Asian-American Chamber of Commerce                    954-454-7478              Ty Hugliana

c/o Javellana Co

1250 Hallandale Beach Blvd

Hallandale Beach, FL  33009

 

 

 

 

Association for the Advancement                              713-926-4756              Gilbert Moreno

Of Mexican Americans

204 Clifton St

Houston, TX  77011

 

Association of Hispanic                                  jobposting@nshp.org              post job online

Media Professionals                                                                                     in website

1945 Allen Parkway

Houston, TX  77019

 

Bethune Cookman College                                         386-481-2980              Ms. McKee

Job Placement Department

640 2nd Avenue

Daytona Beach, FL  32114-3099

 

Big Bend Workforce Center                                       850-922-0023              Bill Billeter

2525 S Monroe Street, Suite #3

Tallahassee, FL  32301

 

Black College Radio                                                   404-523-6136              Lo Jelks

PO Box 3191                                                              lojelks@aol.com

Atlanta, GA  30302

 

Broadcast Employment Services                                760-754-8177              Mark Holloway

P.O. Box 4116

Oceanside, CA  92052

 

Bureau of Indian Affairs                                            505-766-3171              Laura K Yax

Branch of Personnel Mgmt

PO Box 26567

Albuquerque, NM  87125-6567

 

Career Concepts & Assoc                                           352-377-5760              Wyndol Smith

2114 NW 40th Terrace

Gainesville, FL

 

Central Florida Community College                           352-237-2111              Gail Aedkin

P.O. Box 1388

Ocala, FL  34470

 

Center for Independent Living of                              352-378-7474              Erika Prince

North Central Fl

720 NW 23rd Ave

Gainesville, FL  32609-8524

 

Central Florida Brazilian-American                            407-425-0126              A Santini

Chamber of Commerce

797 N Orange Ave

Orlando, FL  32801

 

Coalition for Latinos in                                   408-924-4061                          Karen Fulbright-

Engineering & Science                                                                                    Anderson

518 North 16th St

San Jose, CA  95192

 

Community Connections                                904-350-9949                          Beverly Hamilton

Job Placement Department

P.O. Box 16908

Jacksonville, Fl  32245-6908

 

Connecticut School of Broadcasting              813-740-0990                          Steve Clark

3901 Coconut Palm Dr #105                          sclark@800tvradio.com

Tampa, FL  33619

 

Cultural Arts Coalition                                   352-372-0216                          Nkwanda Jah

P.O. Box 198

Gainesville, FL  32602

 

Daytona Beach Community College              386-506-3000                          Fred Urquhart

Job Placement Department

P.O. Box 2811

Daytona Beach, Fl  32120-2811

 

Eastern New Mexico University                     505-562-2211                          Ty Walker

Career Services

Station #34

Portalse, NM  88130

 

 

 

Eckerd College                                               727-864-8258                          Jane Colson

4200 54th Ave S

St Petersburg, FL  33711

 

Eduadorian-American                                     305-539-0010                          Robert Moss

Chamber of Commerce

1390 Brickell Ave, Suite 220

Miami, FL  33131

 

Edward Waters College                                  904-366-2500                          Helen Britt

Job Placement Department

1658 Kings Road

Jacksonville, FL  32209

 

Edward White High School                           904-693-7620                          John Gwynes

Job Placement Department

1700 Old Middleburg Road

Jacksonville, Fl  32210

 

Emma L. Bowen Foundation                         212-694-9200                          William Witherspoon

524 W. 57th Street

New York, NY  10019

 

Employer Service Unit                                                904-997-3100              Jerry Box

Worksource Career Services

215 N. Market Street

Jacksonville, FL  32202

 

 

 

Employment Outreach                                                301-405-9160              Michael Henry

Corporation for Public Broadcasters

901 E. Street N.W.

Washington, DC  20004

 

First Coast African-American                                     904-358-9090              Roy McIntyre

Chamber of Commerce

1817-A N. Myrtle Ave

Jacksonville, FL  32209

 

 

 

 

Florida A&M University                                            850-599-3027              Carl Stewart

Director of Career Development

1500 Wahnish Way

Tallahassee, FL  32307

 

Florida A&M University                                            850-599-3379              Dr. Yanela Gordon

School of Journalism, Media &

Graphic Arts

1500 Wahnish Way

Tallahassee, FL  32307

 

Florida A&M University                                            850-599-3083              Jim Hawkins

428 Tucker Hall

Tallahassee, FL  32307

 

Florida Center for Engineering                                   352-378-1304              Flora Coleman

Education

805 E University Ave

Gainesville, FL  32601

 

Florida College                                                           813-988-5131              Kathy

119 N. Glen Arven Ave Temple

Terrance, FL  33617

 

Florida Metropolitan University                                 813-879-6000              Stella Dimos

Hillsborough County

3319 W. Hillsborough Ave

Tampa, FL  33614

 

Florida Metropolitan University                                 727-725-2688              Karla Stewart

Pinellas County

2471 McMullen Booth Road

Clearwater, FL  33759

 

Florida State University                                              850-644-2525              Attn: Job Opening

The Career Center

Suite A400

The University Center

Tallahassee, FL  32306

 

Florida Technical College                                           904-724-2229              Susan Matus

Job Placement Department                                       s.matus@fltech.ed

8711 Lone Star Road

Jacksonville, FL  32211

 

Full Sail Read World Education                                 800-226-7625              Karen Trudeau

3300 University Blvd

Winter Park, FL  32792

 

Gainesville Area Chamber of Commerce                   352-334-7105              Joe Johnson

PO Box 1187

Gainesville, FL  32602

 

Goodwill Industries                                                    904-384-1361              Valeria Baham

Personnel Director

4527 Lenox Avenue

Jacksonville, FL  32205

 

Goodwill Job Junction                                                352-335-1311              Laura Coffey

3520 SW 34th St

Gainesville, FL  32608

 

Greater Ocala Community                                          352-351-4075              Charlene Kinsler

Development Corp

PO Box 5582

Ocala, FL  34478

 

Gulf Coast College                                                     813-620-1446              Kate Baierlein

3910 US Highway 301 N #200

Tampa, FL  33619

 

Hillsborough Community College                              813-259-6096              Alisa Keaton

YBOR City Campus

PO Box 5096

Tampa, FL  33675

 

Hillsborough Community College                              813-253-7830              Randy Dicks

Brandon Campus

10414 E Columbus Dr

Tampa, FL  33619

 

Hillsborough Community College                              813-253-7275              Laurie Ragsdale

Dale Mabry Campus

PO Box 30030

Tampa, FL  33630

 

Hillsborough Community College                              813-757-2214              Rebecca Patten-

Plant City Campus                                                                                             Lemons

1206 N Park Road

Plant City, FL  33566

 

Hispanic Assoc of Colleges & Universities                210-692-3805              Cynthia Vela

8415 Datapoint Drive #400

San Antonio, Tx  78229

 

Hispanic Chamber of Commerce                                407-428-5870              Monica Goitia

315 E Robinson Street

Suite #190

Orlando, FL  32801-1912

 

Hispanic Chamber of Commerce  of                          561-588-6161              Rita Rodriguez

Palm Beach County

PO Box 15788

West Palm Beach, FL  33416

 

Hispanic Communications                                          505-277-1989              Alex Sanchez

24252 Mimosa Dr

Laguna Beach, CA  92677

 

Hispanic Society of America                                      212-926-2234              Mitchell Codding

613 West 155th St

New York, NY  10032

 

Hispanic Womens Corporation                                   602-954-7995              Nellie Moreno

4545 North 36th St

Suite 207

Phoenix, AZ  85018-3474

 

Howard University School of                                     202-806-6100              Rene Nash

Communications

2400 Sixth St NW

Washington, DC  20059

 

Interamerican Commission of Women                       202-647-9907              Rita DiMartino

c/o Organization of American States

1889 F St., NW, Room 880

Washington, DC  20006

 

International Black Womens Congress                       800-280-0122              Sharon Bailey

555 Fenchurch St, Suite 102

Norfolk, VA  23510

 

ITT Tech                                                                     904-573-9100              Jacey Fann x105

Job Placement Department\                                                                          Francis Dollinger x129

6600 Youngerman Circle

Jacksonville, FL  32244

 

Jacksonville University                                               904-256-7054              Barbara Vick

Job Placement Department                             careerservices@ju.edu

2800 N University Blvd

Jacksonville, FL  32211

 

Jacksonville Urban League                                         904-356-8336              Richard Danford

903 West Union St

Jacksonville, FL  32204

 

Japanese American Cultural                                        213-628-2725              info@jaccc.org

Community Center

244 San Pedro Street, Room 505

Los Angeles, CA  90011

 

Jobs & Benefits Center-Gainesville                            352-955-2245              Annette Williams

4800 SW 13th St

Gainesville, FL  32608-3908

 

Jobs & Benefits Center-Ocala                                    352-732-1700              Anita Williams

2703 NE 14th St

Ocala, FL  34470

 

Jobs Corps Center                                                       352-317-2555              Trudy Stokes

5301 NE 40th Terrace

Gainesville, FL  32605

 

Jones College                                                              904-743-1122              Dan Guthrie

Career Development

5353 Arlington Expressway

Jacksonville, FL  32211

 

Korean Scientists & Engineers Assoc                         703-748-1221              Sun Won Lee

1952 Gallows Rd, Suite 300

Vienna, VA  22182

 

Latin Chamber of Commerce of                                 954-625-6616              Jose Lopez

Broward County

8320 West Sunrise Blvd, Suite 206

Plantation, FL  33326

 

League of Latin American Citizens                            202-833-6130              Richard Roybal

2000 L Street, NW, Suite 610

Washington, DC  20036

 

LULAC National Education                                      909-623-0588              Maria Vanegas

Service Center

360 East Holt Ave

Pomona, CA  91767-5538

 

MacDonald Training Center                                       813-870-1300              Mary Bellis

5420 W. Cypress Street

Tampa, FL  3

33607

 

Mahogany Revue                                                        352-371-0401              Candice Lewis

P.O. Box 6779

Gainesville, FL

 

Manatee Community College                                     941-752-5325              Deedee Gatch

P.O. Box 1849

Bradenton, FL  34206

 

 

Morehouse College                                                     404-681-2800              Margaret Bryant

Career Counseling

830 Westview Drive S.W.

Atlanta, GA  30314

 

N.A.A.C.P. Alachua County                                      352-392-9196              Michael Bowie

1105 NW 5th Ave

Gainesville, FL  32602

 

 

N.A.A.C.P. Marion County                                        352-351-4560              Mitzi Berryan

PO Box 2274

Ocala, FL  34478

 

N.A.A.C.P. – Tampa                                                  813-234-8683              Dr. Sam Horton

308 E. MLK Jr Blvd #C

Tampa, FL  33603

 

N.A.A.C.P. – St Petersburg                                        727-898-3310              Linda Hardaway

1501 16th Street S                                                                                              Watkins

St Petersburg, FL  33705

 

N.A.H.J.                                                                      202-662-7143              Joseph Torres

529 14TH Street, N.W.

Washington, DC  20045

 

NAB                                                                           202-775-0680              Yomi Baruwa

Employment Clearinghouse                                        703-549-8338

1771 N. Street, N.W.

Washington, DC 20036

 

Nathan B. Forrest Sr. High School                             904-573-1170              Dottie McIntyre

Job Placement Department

5530 Firestone Road

Jacksonville, FL  32210

 

National Association of Black Journalists                  301-445-7100              Warner Williams

8701-A Adelphi Rd

Adelphi, MD  20783

 

National Association of Broadcasters                        202-429-5300              Karen Hunter

1771 N. St., NW

Washington, DC  20036

 

National Association of Negro                                   704-568-8519              Sandra Frazier

Business & Professional Womens Club

1806 New Hampshire Ave, NW

Washington, DC  20009

 

 

 

 

National Council of Negro Women, Inc.                    904-354-0545              Florence

933 W. Beaver Street

Jacksonville, FL  32204

 

National Urban League                                               212-558-5300              Dale West

120 Wall Street                                                           dwest@nul.org

New York, NY  10005-3902

 

Native American Communications Group                  410-244-7101              Ana Bertrand

PO Box 83111

Lincoln, NE  68501

 

Native American Journalists Assoc                            605-677-5282              Patty Tlalhongva

555 North Dakota St

Vermillion, SD  57069

 

Native American Journalists Assoc                            605-677-5282              Mary Annette Pember

University of Colorado

Campus Box 287

Boulder, CO  80309

 

Native American Media                                              310-475-6845              Lisa Mitten

1015 Gayley Ave

Los Angeles, CA  90024

 

One Stop Workforce                                                   352-637-2223              Mary Nell Stokes

1210 West Main Street

Inverness, FL  34450

 

One Stop Workforce Connection                               352-873-7950              Dale French

Enterprise Center

3003 SW College Rd

Ocala, FL  34474

 

Ohio Center for Broadcasting                                    216-447-9117              Gary James

9000 Sweet Valley Dr

Valley Drive, OH  44125

 

Pennsylvania State University                                    814-865-4700              Joseph Selden

208 Carnegie Building

University Park, PA  16802

 

 

Poynter Institute for Media Studies                           888-769-6837              Colleen Tilbe

(Newspaper, Broadcast)                                      colleen@poynter.org

801 Third Street South

St. Petersburg, FL  33701

 

Radio & Television News Directors Assoc                202-659-6510              Nicole Newsome

1600 K Street NW, Suite 700

Washington, DC  20006-2838

 

Resource Center for Woman                                      727-586-1110              Susan Olsen

1301 Seminole Blvd #150

Largo, FL  33770

 

Santa Fe Community College                                     352-395-5563              Hope Tillman

3000 NW 83rd Sreet. Bldg C-3

Gainesville, FL  32606

 

St. Johns River Community College                           904-808-7400              Frank Casey

Job Placement Department                                         frankcasey@sjrcc.edu

2990 College Drive

St. Augiustine, FL  32095-1197

 

St. Petersburg College                                                727-791-2734              Sarah/Jordan

Clearwater Campus

2465 Drew Street

Admin Blds AD115

Clearwater, FL  33765

 

St. Petersburg College

Gibbs Campus – Admin Bldg                                    727-341-4640              Delia

6605 5th Ave N

St Petersburg, FL  33710

 

South Florida Black                                                    954-728-9448              Marc Silverstein

Journalists Association

PO Box 260807

Pembroke Pines, FL  33026

 

Southern Illinois University                                        618-453-7713              Claire Mitchell

Department of Radio & Tv

Mail Code 6609

Carbondale, IL  62901

 

Tampa Bay Association of                                          727-893-8521              Rodney Thrash

Black Journalists

PO Box 172092

Tampa, FL  33672

 

Tampa Bay Hispanic Chamber                                   813-414-9411              Marisa Belote

PO Box 15722

Tampa, FL  33684

 

Tampa Organization of Black Affairs                        813-874-8622              Attn:Job Opening

PO Box 3485

Tampa, FL  33601

 

United Negro College Fund                                       407-896-6940              Reginald Kirven

1080 Woodcock Rd, Suite 280

Orlando, FL  32803

 

University of Central Florida                                      386-255-7423              Dr. Diane Weidman

Job Placement Department

1200 W International Speedway

Daytona Beach, FL  32114-2817

 

University of Florida                                                  352-392-0459              Linda Adams

PO Box 118507

Gainesville, FL  32611

 

 

University of Florida-Affirmative                              352-392-6004              Jackie Hart

Action Office

PO Box 113050

Gainesville, Fl  32611

 

University of North Florida                                        904-620-2903              Dorothy Brasher

Career Development

4567 St Johns Bluff Road

Jacksonville, FL  32216

 

University of South Florida                                        813-974-2171              Kathi Roche

Tampa Campus

4202 E. Fowler Ave, Room #2088

Tampa, FL  33620

 

University of South Florida                                        727-553-4032              Tara Mohrfield

St. Petersburg Campus

140 7th Avenue South, Bay 119

St. Petersburg, FL  33701

 

Valencia Community College                                     407-582-1035              Donna Gibson

PO Box 3028                                                                                                  Carmen Diaz

Orlando, FL  32802

 

Warner Southern College                                            863-638-7646              Herber Wolford

13895 Hwy 27

Lake Wales, FL  33859

 

Webster College                                                          352-629-1941              Mr. Fullam

2221 SW 19th Ave Road

Ocala, FL  34474-7051

 

Women in the Professions                                          520-621-3481              Jennifer Ro

The Asian American Case

311 Liandrillo Rd

Bala Cynwyd, PA  19004

 

Youth Opportunity Movement                                   813-275-0134              Michelle Drayton

(Division of Urban League)

1475 Tampa Park Plaza

Tampa, FL  33605