The Riverbend Growth Association has named WBGZ Radio it’s Small Business of the Month for June.  Members of the organization gathered in The Big Z lobby earlier today to present the award to station owner Sam Stemm and the staff.

RBGA Director of Membership Services Joell Aguirre made the presentation:

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Aguirre asked station owner Sam Stemm to speak on the recent addition of the FM signal, and what that means to the community.  Stemm says even with the better signal blanketing a larger region, that doesn’t change the station’s focus on serving the Riverbend:

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It’s the second time WBGZ has been named a Small Business of the Month.  The previous award was given in the mid-90’s.


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