Buckley Radio Reviews

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  • Sad to see this company slowly leave the business.

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - On-Air in Bakersfield, CA
    Current Employee - On-Air in Bakersfield, CA

    I have been working at Buckley Radio full-time (More than a year)

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Family environment.
    Close access to management.
    Mary Lou Gunn as General Manager
    Decent equipment.
    Danny Hill in the building.

    Cons

    The company appears to be selling all its radio stations.
    Pay could be better.
    Too few resources.
    The sales department can get a little attitudinal sometimes

    Advice to Management

    Find a way to sell the stations to good companies.
    Invest in more personnel resources. Too few people are doing too much work. People are getting burned out.


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    On-Air Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bakersfield, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 2 daysinterviewed at Buckley Radio (Bakersfield, CA) in May 2013.

    Interview

    Mary Lou Gunn is the person to get to know. She's a fantastic boss, but doesn't put up with any nonsense. If you do your job, you'll do fine with her. If you don't do your job, you'll be miserable. Buckley appears to be selling all of its properties, which is a shame, because they're a good company to work for.

    Interview Questions

    • How do you handle the fact that too few people are expected to do too many things?   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    The interview was quick.

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Website www.buckleyradio.com
Headquarters Greenwich, CT
Size 150 to 499 Employees
Founded 1960
Type Company - Private
Industry Media
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable per year

Buckley Broadcasting Corporation (better known as Buckley Radio) is a radio broadcasting company that owns and operates approximately 20 radio stations in the states of New York, Connecticut, and California. In addition, the company operates the WOR Radio Network, a leading talk radio outlet, which is an independent syndicated programming provider with affiliates in more than 380 US and Canadian markets. Buckley Broadcasting got its start in 1956. Company figurehead Richard "Rick" Buckley succeeded his father as company president in 1972; other members of the Buckley... More

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