Pubradio staffers score free international vacations

Print More

Two lucky pubcasters heard their names called for prizes at the recent Public Radio Development and Marketing Conference in San Diego. And they received pretty primo prizes indeed: Two free international trips from Collette Vacations. Sarah Steinberg of KNPR, Las Vegas, won two tickets for a Christmas Market Tour of Salzburg, Linz, Vienna and Prague. Steinberg, a development associate at Nevada Public Radio, told Current she was especially surprised, seeing as she’d already won two items at the confab, an iPod Touch and a solar charger. Luanne Valentin, development director at KRCL, has donated her Mexico vacation for two to the Salt Lake City station to be used as a special thank-you gift for some “very loyal listener,” she said. Details are still being worked out. Valentin nearly couldn’t believe her ears. “They said my name as the winner, and I looked at the two people sitting next to me,” who gasped and patted her on the back. “I thought, I must have heard the right thing.”

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *