MINNESOTA FARM NETWORK ANNOUNCES NEW FARM DIRECTOR
Feb. 12, 2013
Source: Minnesota Farm Network news release
The Minnesota Farm Network (MFN) today announced Emery Kleven as their new farm director.
Emery's cumulative years in broadcasting include:
Local and regional farm broadcasting throughout the upper Midwest states of Minnesota, Nebraska, Iowa and South Dakota.
His radio background covers on air, PR, management, sales, news reporting, program director, and ownership.
His public persona has served him well as public speaker, emcee, (on the local, state and national level), and serving on community boards as well as charitable organizations.
Emery has also owned a grain and livestock farm in West Concord, Minnesota.
*National Association of Farm Broadcasting, Past President
*Monsanto Premier Harvest Broadcaster Award
*Nebraska Associated Press Spot News Award
*Media Person of the Year by Nebraska Agri-Business Assoc. (2000)
As the new farm director for MFN, Emery will travel extensively serving MFN affiliates, producers, industry leaders and both local and national advertisers. Emery becomes only the second farm director at The MFN in its 30 years of operation.
MFN is part of the Saga Radio Networks, delivering farm news to stations in Minnesota. MFN is represented nationally by JL Farmakis.
For further questions: MFN President / GM, Dennis Mellott (612) 321-7242
MFN Director of Broadcast Services, Penny Meier (612) 321-7252
MFN Farm Director, Emery Kleven: firstname.lastname@example.org, (612) 321-7269, cell (612) 272-0940