My name is Travis Bilger and I am a senior at Western Carolina University. My major is a B.S. Degree in Communication with concentrations in broadcasting and another concentration in broadcast sales. I am the Student General Manager at WWCUFM and have four years of experience working with and managing volunteers.
My career goals involve working at a radio station as a member of the on air talent or helping to produce content for the station, performing various task like writing and producing programs and shows. Another career opportunity I would like to explore is working with stations as a member of their marketing team. I have done many professional activities while pursuing my education at WCU. I have worked with various aspects of station operations and management from station logs, ENCO, Adobe Audition, production of various live shows and promos, organizing live events, planning station event coverage, selling station underwriting air spots, voicing and producing commercial ads.
I have done recording and content production with 540 WRGC in Sylva NC as well 920 WPTL in Canton NC and Power 90.5 in Cullowhee NC. Starting in January of 2018 I will also be interning with the Asheville Radio Group in Asheville NC.
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