Storm Lake Waitt Radio employee Victor Duran has been awarded a scholarship to the Radio Advertising Bureau's (RAB) sales training school as part of a new minority outreach program created by music performing rights organization BMI and the RAB.
Duran will join 24 other scholarship winners from around the country for a full session of intense training at the RAB Radio Training Academy in Dallas, Tex.
Waitt Radio, owner of KAYL-AM in Storm Lake, nominated Duran for the award.
The RAB RAdio Training Academy provides on-site training and sales marketing skills that allow new radio advertising salespeople to accelerate their early progress and build a foundation for long-term success in the radio industry. A selection committee of 13 radio and recording industry professionals chose the first BMI-sponsored class.