Prather returns to KTGO in Tioga as GM
Flag Family Media (AM1090 KTGO – Tioga) recently announced the hiring of general manager Jim Prather.
Prather is a 40-year radio veteran who returns to Tioga after a long career in sales and broadcasting. Flag Family Media President/Managing Partner Steve Hallstrom said, “We are thrilled to have a Tioga native leading our future at KTGO. Jim’s wealth of experience in media and sales gives us a great presence as we increase our company’s commitment to the KTGO listening area.”
“”I am thrilled to have the opportunity to serve as the General Manager of my hometown radio station,” said Prather. “My goal is to grow the KTGO and Flag Family Media brands and sales through strong relationships with our advertising partners and listeners. I want to use my professional broadcasting background as a powerful resource that cultivates relationships that extend beyond business.”
Prather’s appointment comes as part of Flag Family’s three-tiered expansion in Tioga – Adding a General Manager position, establishing a High School Sports Network, and adding an FM Translator.