Contact Us

Chris Reed Visits The Breaux Bridge High School Broadcasting Class

Staff Photo

Today I was fortunate to speak before Mrs. Amy Broussard’s broadcasting class at Breaux Bridge High School. I was invited in to discuss the the state of the radio industry and outline what it takes to produce an entertaining radio show.

We started off the discussion by explaining why radio is a wonderful medium to work in. I explained that I wasn’t always the outgoing type guy, but as soon as I put a microphone in my hand…something would trigger. Broadcasting wasn’t my first choice in a career, yet one day I decided that I wanted to do something that was fun and different everyday. I encouraged the students to consider a career in broadcasting because the opportunities are endless.

I told the students that everyday you are on the air, you will somehow someway change a person’s life. I told the class many stories from my young broadcasting career, but the one that seemed to strike home the most was the story of how Hot 107-9 delivered roses to women last year for Valentine’s Day. I think by telling that story to the students, they saw first hand how effective radio can really be in one’s life.

I want to thank Mrs. Broussard and her class for inviting me into their class, and thank them for allowing me to discuss what I love to do most—radio!!! Thanks, and we look forward to returning to Breaux Bridge High School in the near future. One more thing, thanks for the beautiful sign they presented to me. We will certainly show it off at Townsquare Media Lafayette!!!

More From Hot 107.9

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://1079ishot.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on HOT 107.9 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Register on HOT 107.9 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!