2023 MBA Salespeople of the Year and Manning Society Inductees

Television Salesperson of the Year:
Karen Anderson, Scripps, KTVQ-TV, Billings

Runner-Up Television Salesperson of the Year:
Marcelle Jones, Scripps, KTVQ-TV, Billings


Radio Salesperson of the Year:
Leslie Schipman, KMMR-FM, Malta

Runner-Up Radio Salesperson of the Year:
Dick Ivers, The Montana Radio Company, Helena


Super Sellers

Rachel Cottrell, KXLH/KTVH/CW-TV, Helena
Marcelle Jones, KTVQ-TV, Billings
Jody Rempell, KRTV/CW/KTGF, Great Falls
Debbie Schmidt, KXLH/KTVH/CW-TV, Helena
Robert Vaughn, KPAX/KAJ, Missoula/Kalispell
Marci Robinson, KBOW/KOPR/KGLM, Butte


Top Sellers
Karen Anderson, KTVQ-TV, Billings
Amy Breider, KWYB/NWYB/SWXBB, Butte/Bozeman
Shelly Gaertner, KECI/KTVM, Missoula/Butte/Bozeman
Lynn LaValley, KXLH/KTVH/CW, Helena
Jennifer Regan, KECI/KTVM, Missoula/Butte/Bozeman
Jeannette Tudsbury, KECI/KTVM, Missoula/Butte/Bozeman
Carolyn Buchta, KQTR/KYJK/KKVU, Missoula
LisaLee Cook, KGHL, Billings
Coni Ferch, Desert Mountain Broadcasting, Billings
Karen Gallagher-McCrummen, Townsquare, Billings
Scott Parini, KBOW/KOPR/KGLM, Butte
Heidi Starrett, KDTR/KYJK/KKVU, Missoula
Lacey Sullivan, Townsquare, Billings


Manning Society Recipients
Television

Karen Anderson, KTVQ, Billings
Francene Archibald, KTVM, Butte-Bozeman
Amy Breider, KWYB/NWYB/SWX, Butte-Bozeman
Haley Bierer, KPAX/KAJ, Missoula-Kalispell
Rachel Cottrell, KXLH/KTVH/KTVH CW, Helena
Andrea Dean, KFBB/NFBB/SWX, Great Falls
Jim Fisher, KPAX/KAJ, Missoula
Shelly Gaertner, KECI/KTVM, Missoula-Butte-Bozeman
Lynn LaValley, KXLH/KTVH/KTVH CW, Helena
Jim McLean, KPAX/KAJ, Missoula-Kalispell
Jenny Neuteboom, KULR/SWX, Billings
Robert Nickley, KTMF/NTMF/SWX, Missoula
Jacqueline Rowson, KWYB/NWYB/SWX, Butte-Bozeman
Jennifer Regan, KECI/KTVM, Missoula-Butte-Bozeman
Cynthia Reiss, KWYB/NWYB/SWX, Butte-Bozeman
Jody Rempel, KRTV/KRTV CW/KTGF, Great Falls
Debbie Schmidt, KXLH/KTVH/KTVH CW, Helena
Rod Sharkey, KPAX/KAJ, Missoula-Kalispell
Max Smith, KFBB/NHBB/SWX, Great Falls
Debra Spranget, KHBB/NHBB/SWX, Helena
Jeannette Tudsbury, KTVM/KECI, Missoula-Butte-Bozeman
Robert Vaughn, KPAX/KAJ, Missoula-Kalispell
Tyler Wittelsberger, KPAX/KAJ, Missoula-Kalispell
 
 
 
 

Radio

Carolyn Buchta, KOTR/KYJK/KKVU, Missoula
Alexis Cain, Desert Mountain Broadcasting, Billings 
LisaLee Cook, KGHL, Billings 
Whitney Door, KIMO/KIM/KMTX/KBLL/KZMT, Helena 
Coni Ferch, Desert Mountain Broadcasting, Billings 
Karen Gallagher-McCrummen, KCTR/KKBR/KMHK/KBHL/KCHH, Billings 
Greg Gross, Desert Mountain Broadcasting, Billings 
Diana Helms, Desert Mountain Broadcasting, Billings 
Dick Ivers,  KIMO/KIM/KMTX/KBLL/KZMT, Helena
Julie Moore, KIMO/KMTX/KMXM/KCAP/KBLL/KZMT, Helena
Greg Pace, KIMO, Helena 
Scott Parini, KBOW/KOPR/KGLM, Butte 
Marci Robinson, KBOW/KOPR/KGLM, Butte 
Leslie Schipman, KMMR, Malta 
Kevin Skaalure, KIMO/KMTX/KMXM/KCAP/KBLL/KZMT, Helena
Heidi Starrett, KDTR/KYJK/KKUU, Missoula
Lacey Sullivan, KCTR/KMHK/KBLL/KKBR, Helena
Jim Willard,  KIMO/KMTX/KMXM/KCAP/KBLL/KZMT, Helena
Rene Wimberly, Montana Radio Company, Helena