EEO

2017 Annual EEO public file report

Armada Media corporation

Stations:  KPHR/KMSD/KDIO/KBWS/KJKQ

Community of License:
Ortonville MN, Milbank SD, Ortonville MN, Sisseton SD, Sisseton SD

Reporting period:
December 1 2015 – November 30 2017

Number of full time employees
More than 10

Small Market exemption:
Yes

During the reporting period a total of 2 full time positions were filled.

Initiatives

Established an internship program designed to assist members of the community to acquire skills needed for broadcast employment. Including helping them find jobs in the community and giving them mic time and instruction on the skills needed to gain employment in broadcasting.

We offered a paid internship of 50 hours available to High School juniors and seniors who have an interest in any aspect of broadcasting.

Co-sponsored Career Fair at Milbank High School with area high schools bringing seniors and juniors to discuss all available careers in Broadcasting.
List of Positions Filled:
Date of hire 4/1/2017
Job title: News director

Date of hire 11/28/2017
Job title:  Program Director/Sports

Recruitment sources:  SD broadcasters Website, station web sites, MN Broadcasters list
Website: www.power106rocks.com      www.bigstoneradio.com

Minnesota Broadcasters Mailing list:
Ability Building Center
Academy College
Access
Access Ability
Adult Client Training Service
Adult Training & Habilitation Center
Alexandria Technical College
Alliance of the Streets
Alto Consulting and Training
American Council of the Blind of MN
American Indian OIC School of Business and Office Technology
Amputee Resource Foundation of America
Anoka Ramsey Community College-Cambridge
Anoka Ramsey Community College-Coon Rapids
Anoka Technical College
Argosy University-Twin Cities
Augsburg College
Auto Technical, Inc.
Bemidji State University
Benilde-St. Margaret’s School
Bethany Lutheran College
Bethel College
Brainco-The Minneapolis School of Advertising, Design, and Interactive Studies
Brown Institute
Building for Women
Cardinal Stritch University
Carlton College
Carver County Workforce Center
Cedar Valley Service Inc. Alpha Program
Cedar Valley Services, Inc.
Central Lakes College-Brainerd
Central Lakes College-Staples
Central MN Jobs & Training Services
Century College
Chippewa Enterprises, Inc.
Choice Unlimited
Clay County Supportive Training Service
College of St. Benedict
St. Catherine University
College of St. Scholastica
Concordia College, Moorhead
Concordia University, St. Paul
Crossroads College
Crown College
Dakota County Technical College
Dunwoody College of Technology
East Polk County DAC
East Range Developmental Achievement Center (DAC)
Equality-Pathways to Potential
Federation of Somali Community
Fond du Lac Opportunities Industrialization Center
Fond du Lac Tribal & Community College
Globe University
Goodwill Industries Vocational Enterprises
Goodwill/Easter Seals
Grant County D.A.C., Inc.
Gustavus Adolphus College
Hamline University
Hennepin Technical College-Brooklyn Park
Hennepin Technical College-Eden Prairie
Hibbing Community College
Hired
Houston County Networks
Inroads/Minneapolis-St. Paul, Inc.
Institute of Production and Recording
Intercultural Mutual Assistance Association
Inver Hills Community College
Itasca Community College
Itasca Developmental Achievement Center, Inc
Jeane Thorne inc
Job Training Center
Jobs Now Coalition
Jobs Plus, Inc.
Kandi Works DAC, Inc
Lake Superior College
Lao Assistance Center of MN
Lao Family Community of MN
Learning Strategies Corporation
Life-Work Planning Center
Macalester College
Mahnomen County DAC
Mankato Rehabilitation Center, Inc. (MRCI)
Marantha Community College
Martin Luther College
McNally Smith College of Music
MDI Commercial Services
Merrick Partners, Inc
Mesabi Range Community & Technical College–Eveleth
Mesabi Range Community & Technical College–Virginia
Metro Work Center, Inc.
Metropolitan State University
Miami Ad School Minneapolis
Minneapolis American Indian Center
Minneapolis Business College
Minneapolis College of Art and Design
Minneapolis Community & Technical College
Minnesota Public Radio
Minnesota Resource Center
Minnesota School of Business-Richfield
Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center
Minnesota State College- Southeast Technical-Red Wing
Minnesota State College- Southeast Technical-Winona
Minnesota State University, Moorhead
Minnesota State Community and Technical College-Detroit Lakes
Minnesota State Community and Technical College-Fergus Falls
Minnesota State Community and Technical College-Moorhead
Minnesota State Community and Technical College-Wadena
Minnesota West Community & Technical College-Canby
Minnesota West Community & Technical College-Granite Falls
Minnesota West Community & Technical College-Jackson
Minnesota West Community & Technical College-Pipestone
Minnesota West Community & Technical College-Worthington
MN Diversified Industries
MN Teamsters Service Bureau
MN Vocational Association
MW Persons and Associates Inc
National Federation of the Blind of MN
New Directions/Otter Tail-Wadena CAC, Inc
Newgate Education and Research Center, Inc
Normandale Community College-Bloomington
North American Training Institute
North Central Career Development Center
North Central University
North Hennepin Community College
Northland Community & Technical College-Thief river Falls
Northland Community &Technical College – East Grand Forks
Northwest Indian OIC, Inc.
Northwest Technical College
Northwest Technical Institute
Northwestern College
Oak Hills Christian College
Oakland Area Learning Center
Occupational Development Center, Inc.
Opportunity Partners
Opportunity Services Inc.
Pine Habilitation and Supported Employment (PHASE)
Pine Technical College
Prosource Educational Services, Inc
Quality Career Services, Inc.
Rainy River Community College
Ramsey Action Programs, Inc.
Rasmussen College- Mankato Campus
Ridgewater College-Willmar
Rise Habilitation Services
Riverland Community College-Albert Lea
Rochester Community & Technical College
Rock County Developmental Achievement Center
Rural MN CEP
S. Central MN Electrical Industry Joint Apprenticeship & Training Trust Fund
Service Enterprises, Inc.
SOAR Career Solutions
South Central Technical College-Faribault
South Central Technical College-North Mankato
Southwest MN Private Industry Council, Inc. – Marshall
Southwest MN Private Industry Council, Inc.-Montevideo
Southwest MN State University – Career Services
St. Cloud State University
St. Cloud Technical College-St Cloud
St. Mary’s University of Minnesota
St. Olaf College
St. Paul College
Summit Academy OIC
Summit Academy Opportunities
Todd County Developmental Achievement Center
Transition of the Twin Cities
TSE, Inc
Twin City Area Labor Management Council
United Cambodian Association of MN     (UCAM)
University of Minnesota
University of St. Thomas
University of Wisconsin – River Falls
Upper Midwest American Indian Center
Vermillion Community College
Vietnamese Minnesotans Association
Vision Loss Resources
WACOSA
Walden University
West Nicollet & Brown Counties DAC
Winona County Development Achievement Center
Winona ORC Industries, Inc
Winona State University
Women in the Trades
Women in Transition
Women’s Resource Center of Steele County
Working Opportunities for Women