CRAIG STEVENS

Eisenhower High School – Yakima, WA. – Student Body President, Sports, Music.

Washington State University – Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communications – 1966.

Edward R. Murrow School of Communications Hall of Achievement – 2011.

HISTORY:

  • Montgomery Marketing and Communications – 1989 to present.
  • Personally handle wide range of services including: public relations, media buying, copy         
  • writing and production (including voice talent) of advertising for radio, television, outdoor
  • advertising (billboards and transit) and other media for a wide range of retail  advertisers.  
  • Consultant to existing and startup businesses in formation of business plans and vision and
  • mission statements, as well as corporate branding, imaging and communications.
  • Also – Teaching Faculty – City University, Bellevue, WA – Marketing Department
  • And – Sports Announcer covering Unlimited Hydroplane Racing and  other sports
  • on national network telecasts.  Active in Sports Marketing,  assisting race teams and    
  • governing body in securing sponsorships and overall marketing of the sport.
  • And – Voice talent, Master of Ceremonies, Public Speaker for corporate and charitable events
  • MARKET COMMUNICATIONS (Bellevue) – Senior Account Executive – 1988-1989.
  • KISW FM (Seattle) – Account Executive and Local Sales Manager – 1979-1988
  • KAYO AM (Seattle) – Account Executive and Local Sales Manager – 1976-1979
  • Joined staff as Sales Representative, promoted to Local Sales Manager and interim
  • General Manager.  Executive Board of the Puget Sound Radio Broadcasters Association.
  • KIRO AM (Seattle) – Program Director/Host – 1973-1976
  • Designed and implemented successful Newsradio format in 1974. Served as first host of afternoon drive News Block.
  • From 1962-1973 – Worked in all phases of radio and television broadcasting in Yakima and Spokane
  • markets, including Television Sales, moving to Seattle in 1969 to work for Pat O’Day at Concerts West.  
  • Duties included production and staging of the 1969 Seattle Teen Spectacular in the Seattle Center
  • Coliseum, as well as exhibitor sales and management for the 10 day event….followed by Concert and
  • event production and coordination at various venues throughout the Northwest.