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KXO & KXO-FM Annual EEO Public File Report

The purpose of the EEO Public File Report (“Report”) is to comply with Section 73.2080(c)(6) of the FCC’s EEO Rule. This Report has been prepared on behalf of the Station Employment Unit that is comprised of the following stations: KXO and KXO-FM in El Centro, California and is required to be placed in the public inspection files of these stations, and posted on their website, if they have a website.

The information contained in this Report covers the time period beginning July 16th, 2013 to and including July 15th, 2014 (the “Applicable Period”).

The FCC’s EEO Rule requires that this Report contain the following information:

1. A list of all full-time vacancies filled by the Stations comprising the Station Employment Unit during the Applicable Period;
2. For each such vacancy, the recruitment source(s) utilized to fill the vacancy (including, if applicable, organizations entitled to notification pursuant to Section 73.2080(c)(1)(ii) of the EEO Rule, which should be separately identified) identified by name, address, contact person and telephone number;
3. The recruitment source that referred the hiree for each full-time vacancy during the Applicable Period;
4. Data reflecting the total number of persons interviewed for full-time vacancies during the Applicable Period and the total number of interviewees referred by each recruitment source utilized in connection with such vacancies; and
5. A list and brief description of the initiatives undertaken pursuant to Section 73.2080(c)(2) of the FCC rules.

Appendices 1, 2, and 3, which follow, have been designed, in the aggregate, to provide the required information. Please note that the numbers listed on Appendix 2 under the column entitled “Full-time Positions for Which This Source Was Utilized” refer to the number of the full-time job positions listed on Appendix 1.

For purposes of this Report, a vacancy was deemed “filled” not when the offer was extended, but when the hiree accepted the job offer. A person was deemed “interviewed” whether he or she was interviewed in person and/or over the telephone.

Appendix 1 to

Annual EEO Public File Report

Covering the Period from July 16th, 2013 to July 15th, 2014

Comprising Station Employment Unit: KXO and KXO-FM

Section 1: Vacancy Information

Full-time Positions
Filled By Job Title Recruitment Source
Of Hiree Total Number of Interviewees from All Sources for This Position


Total Number of Persons Interviewed During Applicable Period: None

Appendix 2 to

Annual EEO Public File Report

Covering the Period from July 16th, 2013 to July 15th, 2014

Comprising Station Employment Unit: KXO and KXO-FM

Section 2: Recruitment Source Information

Recruitment Source
(Name, Address, Telephone Number, Contact Person) Total Number of Interviewees This Source Has Provided During This Period (If Any) Full-time Positions for Which This Source Was Utilized
(1) I.C. One Stop Business *
& Employment Services
2695 South 4th St.
El Centro, Ca.
(O) 760-336-4071
(F) 760-336-4001
Camilo Garcia
(2) Cal Works *
2995 South 4th St., Suite
El Centro, Ca.
(O) 760-337-5084
(F) 760-337-5783
Lanette Godsey
(3) CET *
294 So. 3rd St.
El Centro, Ca.
(O) 760-828-1458
(F) 760-352-3486
Irma Garcia
(4) I.V. Regional Occupational
Program *
687 W. State Street
El Centro, Ca. 92243
(O) 760-482-2619
(F) 760-482-2750
Roman Flores

1550 West Main St.
El Centro, Ca. 92243
(O) 339-2770
Guillermo Salgado
915 L Street, Suite 1150
Sacramento, Ca. 95814
(O) 916-444-2237
(F) 916-444-2043
(d) IV Press, IV Press Online, IV
White Sheet
205 North 8th Street
El Centro, Ca. 92243
(O) 760-335-4666
(F) 760-337-4095
Alexis Singh

(e) KXO-AM, KXO-FM, and KXO
website ( &
420 Main St.
El Centro, Ca. 92243
(O) 352-1230
Gene Brister
(a) Hidalgo Society
P.O. Box 1408
Brawley, Ca. 92227
(O) 760-550-5153
Eric Reyes

(b) MANA
1740 Ross Ave.
El Centro, Ca. 92243
(O) 760-353-0234
Alicia Armenta
(c) Phyllis Wheatly Temple #526
196 ½ State Street
El Centro, Ca. 92243
(O) 760-996-1651 NONE NONE

* Indicates sources that have requested notification of job openings

Appendix 3 to

Annual EEO Public File Report

Covering the Period from July 16th, 2013 to July 15th, 2014

Comprising Station Employment Unit: KXO and KXO-FM

Section 3: Supplemental (Non-Vacancy Specific) Recruitment Activities Undertaken by KXO and KXO-FM.

1. Imperial Valley College 2013 College and University Day and Career Fair “Expanding Opportunities in Higher Education and Careers” was held on Monday, October 7th, 2013 from 9:00 am ‘til noon inside and outside the college gym. Over 50 employers, 25 colleges and universities participated. Over 2200 college students, high school seniors, and community members attended the event.Gene Brister, President and General Manager of KXO, set up a table display in the gym. The booth featured descriptions of all job possibilities at the stations, requirements and responsibilities. He discussed all job descriptions with all interested parties. He explained we had no job openings at the present time, but individuals were welcome to drop off resumes at our booth or drop by our studios and fill out a job application, resume and place it on file. Traffic was heavy at our booth. He had over 223 entries in a drawing for a pair of San Diego Zoo tickets and a pair of Wild Animal Park tickets. KXO and KXO-FM co-sponsored the entire Imperial Valley College 2013 College and University Day Career Fair.
2. On Wednesday, February 26th, 2014 KXO Vice President, Carroll Buckley participated in the Central Union High School District’s Career Day 2014 “Making The Connection”. The event was held on the campus of Central Union High School in classroom settings between 8:00 and 10:30 a.m. Mr. Buckley made three 45-minute presentations to Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, and Senior students. He presented information on careers in radio and television. Approximately 10 minutes per session was devoted to questions and answers. Each session averaged 35 students.
3. On Thursday, May 29th, 2014 KXO Vice President Carroll Buckley was a presenter at the Enrique Camarena Junior High School Career Day.The event at the Calexico school was attended by over 700 seventh and eighth grade students, approximately 95% Hispanic. Mr. Buckley provided information to the students about various careers in broadcasting, what type of training and education would be needed for a broadcasting career and how to go about preparing for a broadcast career. Mr. Buckley made the presentation to four forty-five minute sessions.