WIL Jocks Make More Than Arch Jocks

Saw this little note over on fellow gossip maven site STLMedia: Even though they are both owned by Bonneville, on-air folks at WIL make much more money than those at #1 WARH. Maybe AFTRA affiliation is good for something, but you can bet there’s some chafing at WARH. So maybe this is surprising to some people, it wasn’t here. Yes, its true our fair editor has a connection to radio parent company Bonneville as he was previously an employee, but that doesn’t matter. [Read More]

Bonneville Employees Take a Salary Cut

In a press release from Bonneville Radio (who locally owns 101 ESPN, WIL 92.3 and 106.5 The Arch), emphasis mine: In response to sustained, slow economic indices and market conditions that are producing below-projected revenues industry-wide, Bonneville International today announced to its employees a series of cost-reducing measures designed to trim operating expenses while at the same time continuing to produce high-quality products for its audiences and clients. Among those measures implemented are salary reductions for its higher-paid employees, adjustments to vacation accruals and carryovers, elimination of company-participation health club memberships, and a reduction of holiday remembrances for employees. [Read More]