Category Archives: EEO

Equal Employment Opportunity Program
Annual Report

Neuhoff Media Danville, LLC
WDAN / WDNL / WRHK
Danville, Illinois
August 1, 2018 – July 31, 2019

Full-Time Vacancies

There was a full-time position filled for an Advertising Sales Representative and a full-time position for a Music Director filled during this reporting period.

Interview Sources

Sources of Interviews Conducted:

Position Job Title Date Filled Applicants Interviewed

-Sources-

Recruitment Sources Used Referral Source of Employee
#1 Advertising

Sales Representative

9/25/18 1 – #1

1 – #22

1,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,

13,14,15,16,17,22, 23, 24,25,26,28

#1
#2 Music Director 12/3/18 5 – #21 4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12,

13,14,15,16,17,19,20, 21,22,23,24,25,26,28

#21

 

Recruitment Sources for Employment Notices

 

1

 

On Air Announcements:

WDAN, WDNL, WRHK

 

1501 N. Washington Ave

Danville, IL  61832

Michelle Campbell

GM

217.442.1700

 

2

 

Danville Commercial News

17 W. North Street

Danville, IL 61832

 

217.446.1000

 

3

 

Champaign-Urbana News Gazette

137 N. Walnut Street

Danville, IL 61832

John Forman

217.531.5288

 

4

 

NAACP-Danville Chapter

PO Box 102

Danville, IL 61832

Job Posting

217.431.0183

 

5

 

ECICAP (Community Action)

 

56 N. Vermilion Street

Danville, IL 61832

Dwight Lucas, CEO

217.443.2705

 

6

 

Laura Lee Fellowship House

 

212 East Williams Street

Danville, IL 61832

Pastor Miller

217.431.0931

 

7

 

Illinois Department of Employ- Security

 

 

1307 N Mattis Ave

Champaign, IL 61826-3369

 

866.322.8357

 

 

 

 

8

 

Danville Area Community College

 

 

 

2000 East Main Street

Danville, IL 61832

 

Dr. Alice Jacobs

217.443.3222

 

9

 

Parkland College

 

2400 W. Bradley Ave.

Champaign, IL 61821

 

Sandy

Spencer

217.351.2536

 

10

 

Eastern Illinois University

 

600 Lincoln

Charleston, IL 61920

Debbie Endsley

217.581.2412

 

11

 

Southern Illinois University

 

Woody B204 – Code 4703

Carbondale, IL 62901-4703

Career Services

618.453.2391

 

12

 

Broadcast Center

 

2360 Hampton Ave.

St. Louis, MO 63139

John Carroll

314.647.8181

13 Vincennes University 1002 N. First Street

Vincennes, IN 47591

Doug Young

812.888.5417

 

14

 

City of Danville

 

17 W. Main Street

Danville, IL 61832

Sandra Houston

217.431.2280

 

15

 

Illinois State University

 

Campus Box 2520

Normal, IL 61790

Student Services

309.438.2200

 

16

 

Indiana State University

 

567 N. Fifth Street

Terre Haute, IN 47809

Jack Nickless

812.855.5234

 

17

 

Illinois Broadcasters Association

Job Bank

 

300 North Pershing, Suite B

Energy, IL  62933

Dennis Lyle

618.942.2139

 

18

 

Illinois News Broadcasters Association

 

1 University Circle

Macomb, IL 61455

Bob Roberts

309.298.1873

 

19

 

DanvilleAreaHelpWanted.com

Regional Help Wanted.com Inc

1 Civic Center Plaza, Suite 506

Poughkeepsie NY 12601

Dale Mulder

845.471.5200

 

20

 

International Broadcasters Idea Bank

 

 

 

ListServe

PO Box 2448

Danville, VA 24541-0448

On Air  Position

David Luther

434.799.1148

 

21

 

AllAccess.com

 

All Access Music Group

28955 Pacific Coast Highway, Suite 210

Malibu, CA 90265

On Air Position

 

310.457.6616

22 NeuhoffMedia.com

 

Neuhoff Communications

1501. North Washington Ave

Danville, Illinois  61832

Michelle Mitchell

 

23 Work Source Products & Service 3715 N. Vermilion Street

Danville, Illinois  61832

Public Request
24 D.R. Phillips and D.D Schutz PO Box 343

Catlin, Illinois  61817

Public Request

 

 

25 Mr. G. Chaplin 1015 Forest view, Drive

Mahomet, IL 61853-9326

Public

Request

26 Mike Shelby 809 Fairview Ave

Crawfordsville, IN 47933

Public Request
27 Radio Business Report PO Box 6633

Woodbridge VA  22195

April McLynn

703.490.3099

28 Neuhoff Media Job Board Internal Posting

 

Supplemental Outreach Initiatives

Job Fair – Danville Area Community College

Neuhoff Media Danville co-sponsored and promoted the Career Connections Job Fair 2019 on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 from 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the Danville Area Community College Mary Miller Gymnasium.

The public was invited to meet area employers who were recruiting for part-time and full-time positions. More than 50 area employers participated in the 2018 Job Fair. Attendees learned about the local job market and the responsibilities and requirements needed in various positions. Neuhoff Media conducted on site interviews with potential applicants for future positions. These interviews were for positions in sales, operations and news.  Candidates were presented with information about career opportunities in all facets of our company from sales, on-air, digital and engineering.

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.

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

Mark Denman Elementary School Tour

Neuhoff Danville Operations Manager and On Air Personality Tom Barnes conducted station tours the MATS classes at Mark Denman Elementary School in Danville, Illinois on March 8, 2019.  Tom spoke to over 45 children in grades 3 to 5.  He gave them a tour of the building and discussed his daily job responsibilities along with other with other possible career choices in radio and electronic media, and the education to take towards those career paths.

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.

National Association of Broadcasters – Outreach

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.

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.

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.

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. Two students from Ohio University and Danville Area Community College served in this capacity during the reporting period.

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.