Market Engineering Manager for Townsquare Media, Grand Rapids
Brief Engineering Resume:
- 1999-Present – Market Engineering Manager for Townsquare Media, Grand Rapids
- 1998-1999 – Chief Engineer, KTRH, Houston, TX
- 1994-1998 – 1st tour of duty at current job
- 1991-1994 – Station owner/operator, WKGH, Allegan, MI
- 1983-1990 – Chief Engineer, WMUS, Muskegon
Q: How did you get started in broadcast engineering?
Mike: I’m a 2nd generation broadcast engineer and learned a lot while working with my dad when I was a kid. Somewhere along the way I graduated from him telling me to, “…hold the flashlight still!” I also had some great mentors: Dave Gale, Tom Bosscher, and my late friend John Alan who passed away last spring.
Tell us something about yourself that very few people know…
Mike: My wife, Nikki and I will be celebrating our 20th wedding anniversary in May.
What is the best advice you’ve ever received?
Mike: Be willing to take risks and go the extra mile to achieve better things.