Real Country 101.7 FMPublished 9:41am Wednesday, November 21, 2012
NAME: Amy Bain, account executive
NAME OF BUSINESS: Real Country 101.7 FM
ADDRESS: 320 N. Franklin St.
PHONE NUMBER: 562-5650
NATURE OF BUSINESS: Radio station
ADMINISTRATOR: Michael Clark, vice president
YEAR FOUNDED: 1956
NUMBER OF EMPLOYEES: 20
HOW’S BUSINESS GOING: Amazing
ONE THING YOU WISH EVERYONE KNEW ABOUT YOUR BUSINESS: We are family owned and have operated since 1956
SOMETHING YOU OFFER THAT A CUSTOMER WON’T FIND ELSEWHERE: Best country music station in Western Tidewater
ADVICE TO YOUNG ENTREPRENEURS: Don’t ever stop dreaming – strive to be the best you can be.
YOUR FIRST JOB: MAC Cosmetics
YOUR ROLE MODEL (IN BUSINESS OR IN LIFE GENERALLY) AND WHY?: My Mother, Becky Gayle. She taught me to work hard for what I want in life. And to love and embrace the little things because one day you will look back and realize they meant the most.