Fair Trade Radio Team Welcomes Melissa Dikau!

Fair Trade Senior Director, National Promotion Kai Elmer announces the addition of Melissa Dikau to the radio promotion team.  Originally from California, Melissa most recently served as Promotions & Marketing Director at iHeartMedia in Birmingham, AL and had previous experience at iHeartMedia in San Diego, CA and Praise 106.5 in Bellingham, WA.  She joins Sydney Grommesh who has been with the team since earlier this year.  Now that the Fair Trade offices have opened up again, Melissa’s first day in the building will be Monday, May 18.


In addition to the hiring, Fair Trade Senior VP, Marketing & Promotion Dan Michaels announces that Meredith Leatherwoodcontinues in her transitioned role of independent radio promoter, exclusively representing the label’s roster to Christian radio.

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2021 Membership Exclusives

January – Your 2021 Radio Goals – Virtual Event
March – Radio Station Field Trip
April – A Webinar for YOUR Board
May – Virtual Mentoring Event
June – SURPRISE BENEFIT at Momentum
July – Salary Survey Webinar
August – Fundraising Webinar
September – Creative Images
October – Techsurvey Webinar
November – Radio Station Field Trip
December – Virtual Christmas Party

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Wise, Weird & Welcome: Learning and Leading with the Lepers and the Locust Eaters

We’ve all read the same books about teamwork, leadership, communication, and culture that everybody reads. We’ve mastered Maxwell, studied Sanborn, Sinek, and Sun Tzu, and liberally cribbed Collins in aborted attempts to go from good to great, but…

How’s that working out for you? 

What if you left St. Louis with an entirely new lens through which to view and act upon improvements in:

Let’s examine how this all connects together, but approach it from an entirely different angle. Don’t just think outside the box. Kick the box to the curb and start at zero.