WIIL and WRXQ Bring Home Kilpop Rock Radio Awards
Alpha Media is proud to announce Chicago area stations bring home multiple awards from the Kilpop Rock Radio Awards. The awards were presented at Kilpop Rock Radio Convention 2018 at the Hard Rock Hotel in Las Vegas, NV.
Awards are as follows.
Major Market Radio Station of the Year – WIIL/Waukegan-Kenosha, IL
Major Market PD of the Year – John Perry/WIIL/Waukegan-Kenosha, IL
Under the Radar PD/MD of the Year – Mark “Elwood” Mailler/WRXQ/Joliet, IL
Alpha Media, Waukegan-Kenosha Market Manager, Karl Wertzler commented on the announcement, “I am thrilled WIIL Rock received these awards once again, and I am very proud of our entire team. John Perry, Tom Kief and the whole gang at WIIL ROCK are most-deserving, and it’s great to see the staff rewarded for their hard work and dedication!”
“We are always honored to simply be nominated for any award, but to actually win an award is an amazing feeling. The Kilpop Awards are unique and the fact that voting is done only by your peers is pretty awesome! It just proves that our staff has done a great job with this radio station over the years,” added Perry.
“To be recognized at a national level by our radio family, record labels, and bands is a true honor. Thank you to my entire team at Q Rock, our GM Brian Foster, our sales Manager Doug Boyd, all of the sales staff, our Promotions team, and the Alpha Family. I wouldn’t be able to do what I do without all the support around me….ROCK N ROLL,” remarked Elwood.