Making the Sale: From Quintern to Full-time WPTA employee

June 23, 2017 0 Comments
Making the Sale: From Quintern to Full-time WPTA employee

When Kelsey Wendlandt was attending a marketing party she heard about the Quinternship program and was sold. Kelsey has always loved talking and socializing with people, that is why she decided to use her persistence and persuasiveness to go into sales. While studying at Ball State University Kelsey heard about the Quinternship while attending a skin care marketing […]

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WVVA welcomes sports Quintern Ryan Dye

May 15, 2017 0 Comments
WVVA welcomes sports Quintern Ryan Dye

Ryan Dye is one of a handful of Quinterns learning and working at WVVA, our NBC affiliate in Bluefield, West Virginia this summer. Ryan is 27 years old, a native of Richlands, VA and attends Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, VA where he is majoring in Multimedia Journalism. Ryan hopes to gain real world experience from […]

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From Quintern to Chicago television – grow your career with Quincy Media

May 15, 2017 0 Comments
From Quintern to Chicago television – grow your career with Quincy Media

Congratulations to 13 News Today meteorologist Morgan Kolkmeyer. She joined WREX in Rockford Illinois as an intern. Fast forward 4 years and she’s heading to WGN in Chicago. “Making the jump from Rockford to Chicago is a dream come true for many young journalists,” said Josh Morgan, News Director at 13 WREX. “Morgan has the talent […]

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What’s it like to work at a Quincy Media company? Ask the people who do!

May 15, 2017 0 Comments
What’s it like to work at a Quincy Media company? Ask the people who do!

Team members at Quincy Media talk about what it’s like to be part of our family-owned company. Watch this brand new video to see what we do and why the experience is so rewarding for so many. Whether you’re looking for a Quinternship, for your first job or for your next big career move, we […]

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WAOW Newsline 9, Wausau, takes home 5 Wisconsin Broadcasters Awards

May 8, 2017 0 Comments
WAOW Newsline 9, Wausau, takes home 5 Wisconsin Broadcasters Awards

WAOW – Newsline 9 is proud to bring awards back to central Wisconsin after the station was honored Saturday at the Wisconsin Broadcasters Association Awards of Excellence! Newsline 9 came in first place for the following categories: Best Evening Newscast – Newsline 9 at 10 Best Hard News/Investigative – Port Edwards Investigation Best Live On-Scene […]

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WKOW named Wisconsin Station of the Year

May 8, 2017 0 Comments
WKOW named Wisconsin Station of the Year

WKOW team members are celebrating some big recognition over the weekend. Quincy Media’s Madison-based ABC affiliate says “We are humbled to be named Station of the Year by The Wisconsin Broadcasters Association.” The professional organization announced its annual awards Saturday night at ceremonies in Middleton. In addition, WKOW also won 16 other awards for broadcast excellence. FIRST […]

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WKOW wins regional Edward R. Murrow award for groundbreaking documentary

April 25, 2017 0 Comments
WKOW wins regional Edward R. Murrow award for groundbreaking documentary

(WKOW) —- WKOW 27 News has been awarded a regional Edward R. Murrow award for its groundbreaking documentary “Our Wisconsin: Equity and Justice for All.”  All regional award winners automatically advance to the national Murrow competition, with the winners to be announced in early June. The awards were announced Tuesday morning by the Radio Television […]

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13 WREX wins two Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards, including top prize for Overall Excellence

April 25, 2017 0 Comments
13 WREX wins two Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards, including top prize for Overall Excellence

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WREX) – 13 WREX has been awarded two Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards, including the top honor of Overall Excellence.  The other award was for News Documentary.  This is the second straight year 13 WREX has won both of these awards. The awards were announced Tuesday morning by the Radio Television Digital News […]

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13 WREX named Outstanding News Operation by Illinois Associated Press

April 24, 2017 0 Comments
13 WREX named Outstanding News Operation by Illinois Associated Press

URBANA (WREX) – 13 WREX has been named the Outstanding News Operation by the Illinois Associated Press for the second time in the last four years. The award was presented Saturday night in Urbana at the Illinois News Broadcasters Association Spring Convention. The Outstanding News Operation award is the top prize presented at the annual […]

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13 WREX launches Rockford market’s first news drone “REX-1”

March 15, 2017 0 Comments
13 WREX launches Rockford market’s first news drone “REX-1”

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WREX) – 13 WREX is excited to announce it has added a new story-telling tool to its arsenal. The “REX-1” news drone made its debut today on 13 News at 6 and will provide unique perspective for viewers across the area. “REX-1” is the first of its kind in the Rockford television market […]

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