3 marketing officials from Farm Credit Illinois' corporate headquarters in Mahomet, toured the 2 Miller Media Group locations on Friday.
F-C-I Vice-President for Marketplace Initiatives Mike Loyd (3rd from left), along with Marketing Production and Design Specialist Margie Menacher (2nd from left), and Liz Harder, Marketing and Public Relations Director (4th from left), toured both the Clinton and Taylorville locations.
The tour began at the Big Red Barn south of Clinton, touring WHOW THE BIG 1520 AM/92.3 FM and its sister station WEZC 95.9 FM. M-M-G president Randal J. Miller (left) gave some of the history of the Clinton stations, and station manager Jared White gave the F-C-I marketing team a tour of the facility.
The tour then went south to the M-M-G Taylorville studios, where 6 radio stations, including NEWSTALK WTIM, operate. Miller and General Sales Manager Chris Bullock gave the F-C-I team a tour of the Taylorville facility, including its broadcast studios.
Following the tour, Miller presented Loyd a plaque for his 30 years of service to the cooperative, and for his nearly 20 years of doing business with the Miller Media Group stations including NEWSTALK WTIM and WHOW. Loyd is retiring from F-C-I in November.