CASCADE BROADCAST SERVICES
726 East Greta Avenue, Spokane WA 99208-5246
Phone: 509.465.1850 - Fax: 509.487.5550 - Email: email@example.com
J.J. HEMINGWAY: CASCADE BROADCAST SERVICES owner/operator/founder. J.J. is originally from Seattle -- his father, the late Jack Hemingway, was a veteran Seattle broadcaster (at KIXI, KING, KIRO-TV, KISW, KAYO and KFKF), and by the age of 3, J.J. had made his career choice and followed his father's footsteps. With literally decades of broadcast & production experience, both on-air and in programming, with stops in Seattle, Savannah, Greensboro, Greenville-Spartanburg, Dallas, Colorado Springs, Great Falls, Columbus (GA) and Spokane. He started CASCADE BROADCAST SERVICES in 1998 and is now in his 10th year as the top-rated Afternoon Personality (3-7) at Lite Rock KISS 98.1FM, a mainstream A/C station in Spokane - www.literockkiss.com.
J.J. coordinates all CASCADE BROADCAST SERVICES production including the writing, producing and engineering. J.J. lives, breathes and thinks radio and has a huge music collection of more than 8500 CD's -- if you name a song that's been a hit since 1955, there's a good chance he has it. He also collects movies, is single and has a son and daughter. J.J. bowls in 4 leagues, plays golf, and has a love for classic cars. His three---a 1972 Volvo 1800es, a 1978 VW Beetle Convertible, and a 1974 VW Karmann Ghia Convertible.
|JON HEMINGWAY: CASCADE BROADCAST SERVICES' Jingle Producer Genius. Jon Hemingway, (yes, J.J.'s brother - talent does run in the family), along with Wayne Dombroski, owns and operates MapleVale Studios. Jon, originally from Seattle, has been in the music business for decades. He has his own recording studio in Berwick, Nova Scotia. Jon quite literally does it all -- he writes, arranges, performs, produces and engineers -- the whole thing from inception to the completed finished product. Jon has released a number of CD's and has his music being heard on Vancouver FM-Radio and other stations across Canada! Make sure to check out Jon's work on the MapleVale Studios website - www.maplevalefarm.com|
|STEPHAN KAUFMAN: Voice Talent - CBS Radio News Correspondent. Stephan Kaufman has covered the Pacific Northwest for CBS Radio since 1997, having witnessed and described many of the region's major events. He has won numerous awards, both individually while working across the country in local radio for 28 years and as part of the CBS News team. Some of Kaufman's many Northwest assignments include the shooting at Thurston High School in Springfield, Oregon, Idaho's white supremacist controversy, the eruption of Mt. Saint Helens, wildfires in Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana and Canada and the aftermath of a devastating tornado that roared through a Canadian camping resort. However, his CBS assignments have taken him far beyond the region he calls home. About two years after 9/11, he got behind the wheel of his truck and drove 6,500 miles around the United States asking Americans if they felt safe in their homes and communities. Shortly after the start of the Iraq war, Kaufman covered the wounded returning from the conflict at the Landstuhl Regional Medical Center in Germany. While in Germany, he was able to secure a seat on board a military C-17 for a brief flight into northern Iraq to cover troop deployment to a secret military base. When the tsunami struck Asia, he went to Thailand to report on the clean-up and rebuilding efforts. He later found himself involved in a similar assignment in New Orleans, reporting on a city and a Gulf coast region attempting to come back to life after hurricane Katrina. Kaufman began his career in local radio, holding news management positions at KCKC, San Bernardino, WORC, Worcester, WHK, Cleveland,KSLQ, St. Louis, KVET/KASE, Austin, as well as News Director for 8 years for country music legend, Buck Owens, at the singer's' KNIX, Phoenix. His experience also includes stints as anchor/reporter at WAVZ, New Haven, KLAK, Denver, KIMN, Denver and KTAR, Phoenix.Kaufman earned an undergraduate degree from California State University at San Diego and attended a masters program at the University of Denver. He is married to Mary McCormick of Milwaukee, registered nurse. They have four children.|
|KYRSTEN LEE WEBER: Voice talent, writer. Professionally-trained voice talent, storyteller and writer, Kyrsten spent 10 years in broadcasting before launching out on her own full time. Her voice has been heard in Spokane, WA, on Classy 99.9, NewsRadio 920, Spirit 101.9 and KMBI 107.9. But her radio work is only the tip of the iceberg. Kyrsten offers her voice and writing talents through her company, UpStart Productions. She's heard throughout the United States on TV and radio ads, educational projects and corporate videos. You can also hear her on documentaries for KSPS Public Television in the Pacific Northwest and British Columbia and Alberta, Canada. One of her greatest passions is writing original material and adapting folktales for live performance, preferably for children.|
|DAWN MARCEL: Voice talent. Dawn, originally from the "Lilac City" of Spokane, has been in the broadcast business almost 2 decades, including KISC-FM in Spokane and now she is the hostess of the highly-rated Midday show from 9-3 on Spokane's Cat Country 93.7/KDRK. Dawn is the proud mother of her son Riley, and lives here in Spokane.|
|BIG DAN MURPHY-McMAHON: Voice talent. "Big" Dan, a native of the Evergreen State, started back in the late 70's at KUJ in Walla-Walla, moved onto KIOK(OK-95) in the Tri-Cities, did a stint at Oldies 101.1FM in Spokane, and also did on-air at KISC-FM in Spokane, and for more than 18 years has been with KIX96 "Better Country in Spokane" www.kix961.com. He produces the "Big D & Bubba Morning Show," and hosts the 7-Midnight show. He's a guitarist, as well as a songwriter!|
|TAMMY JO MCQUAIG: Voice Talent. Tammy Jo--or as we call her "TJ" is the top-rated mid-day hostess from 10am-3pm, on "Lite Rock Kiss 98.1," she also helps out in the morning with Rob Harder and Mark Holman---"The Kiss Morning Crew," and you'll even find her hosting shows on the weekend on "Better Country KIX-96" in Spokane. TJ's has worked with 101.1FM, as well as the KXLY group in Spokane. She's married to another Spokane broadcaster Newscaster Mark Ratner, and is the very proud mom of 2 lovely girls----Rissa, and Ella.|
|NICK THEISEN: Voice talent and writer. Nick has been in the broadcast business since the 70's, working at KLOS in L.A., plus Nick's a stand-up comedian. He has been seen doing stand-up comedy on the "Tonight Show" and even a bit part of the NBC series "Cheers." Nick has an incredible array of character voices and dialects, everything from John Wayne to Richard Simmons. He's even owned his own advertising agency! Nick has an incredible gift for voiceovers as well as writing some of the best creative commercials in the business. In addition to his stand-up comedy and voiceover work, Nick works as a district manager with Vyanet-Sonitrol Security. Nick is married to Lynn and has 2 lovely children, Travis and Kaylee, and lives in Spokane.|
|LORENDA RAE: Voice talent. Lorenda is a native of the Evergreen State, has worked as an air-talent in Spokane, Dallas, San Jose. She currently works with Positive Life Radio. And Lorenda is the mother of 4 great kids.|
SCOTT RUSK: Voice talent. Scott is another native of Washington State, has worked as an air-talent in Grand Coulee, Omak, Tri-Cities and Spokane. He's the operations manager for KOZI in Chelan--near Wenatchee in central Washington and Scott is also a very proud father.
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