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Radio executive

Robert Gerald Webb, American Radio executive. Member Society Illinois Broadcasters (president 1977-1978), Cocoa Advertising Federation (board directors 1985-1986), Dunnellon (Florida) Chamber of Commerce (board directors 1987), Tifton Junior Chamber of Commerce (life), National Association Broadcasters, Florida Broadcasters, Ocala Advertising Federation.

Background

Webb, Robert Gerald was born on January 29, 1938 in Eldorado, Illinois, United States. Son of Roy Donald and Anna Catherine (Braden) Webb.

Education

Bachelor in Communications, Southern Illinois University, 1960.

Career

Program director, Station KSCB, Liberal, Kansas, 1962-1966;account executive news division, Station KLED, Wichita, Kansas, 1966-1971;account executive, Station KEZY-AM-FM, Anaheim, California, 1971-1973;account executive, Station KFI, Los Angeles, 1973-1975;manager, Station WJPF, Herrin, Illinois, 1975-1976;owner, general manager, Stations WARI/WXLE, Abbeville, Alabama, 1977-1981;general manager, Stations WWGS/WCUP, Tifton, Georgia, 1981-1984;general sales manager, Station WEZY-AM-FM, Cocoa, Florida, 1984-1986;general manager, Station WTRS-AM-FM, Ocala, Florida, 1986-1988;radio station group owner, Stations WINV-FM, Inverness, Florida, KLRK-FM, Vandalia, Missouri, KGLX-FM, Gallup, New Mexico, since 1988;president, general manager, Webb Communicaitons Group, since 1988.

Membership

Member Society Illinois Broadcasters (president 1977-1978), Cocoa Advertising Federation (board directors 1985-1986), Dunnellon (Florida) Chamber of Commerce (board directors 1987), Tifton Junior Chamber of Commerce (life), National Association Broadcasters, Florida Broadcasters, Ocala Advertising Federation.

Connections

Married Karen Marie Puls, married February 14, 1969. Children: Janica, Jaina, Becky, Robert II, Lynda.

father:
Roy Donald Webb

mother:
Anna Catherine (Braden) Webb

spouse:
Karen Marie Puls

children:
Janica Webb

Jaina Webb

Becky Webb

Robert II Webb

Lynda Webb