MAB News Briefs is pleased to bring you profiles of your MAB Board of Directors.
This week’s profile is Peter Tanz. Peter is Senior Vice President for Midwest Communications, a family broadcasting company with radio stations in Michigan, Illinois, Indiana, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin.
Peter has been on the MAB Board of Directors since 2012, has served as Treasurer and is currently Vice-Chairman/Chairman Elect. He has chaired several MAB committees and is valued by his peers. Peter has also served on the MAB Foundation Board.
Peter joined Midwest Communications in Green Bay, Wisconsin, as an advertising sales representative in 1985 and was promoted to General Manager in 1987. He managed stations in
Wausau, WI; and Lincoln and Omaha, NE before coming to Michigan in 1995.
In Michigan, he works with Midwest’s 14 stations in Battle Creek, Coldwater, Holland, Kalamazoo and Lansing.
Peter is involved with many community organizations and is past chair of the Coldwater and Kalamazoo Chambers of Commerce and the Kalamazoo Visitor and Convention Bureau.