Signed Two New Contracts… One Has A Lifetime Non-Compete

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Alright! Two big life announcements to make… one involves a two-year contract, and one will last a lifetime.

Firstly, for those who don’t know my career path, I have been with Mix 94.1 for a combined 6 years. I have made some great friends here, and had some great success with CBS Radio Las Vegas. I love this city, love my co-workers and love this brand.

Recently I was approached by a competing station here in Vegas to take over a high-profile daypart, for a great salary, yada yada. It is incredibly humbling and exciting to be “headhunted” and I weighed out my options. However after some thinking, I decided that Mix 94.1 is my home.

A special thanks to Program Director Charese Fruge and CBS Radio Las Vegas General Manager Jerry McKenna for working with me to create a new contract that will keep me with Mix through mid-2016. The opportunities they have afforded me have enabled me to build a great life for myself and my hard-working girlfriend…

Which segues perfectly into the other news!

After dating for nearly four years, I have finally gotten off my butt and put a ring on my best friend, Marsha MacEachern. We met way back in 1999… while I was on-air for “Kids Talk Sports” on New England Cable News, she was an intern on the show (or as I lovingly put it, she was my intern). Had a crush on her from the beginning, but alas we remained friends for many years. Then, after years of patiently waiting, I fooled her wooed her… and here we are!

We plan to tie the knot in October at a ceremony just outside of Las Vegas.

Seriously, I couldn’t be any more happy with how things are going for me both personally and professionally right now. Here’s to the next two years, and many more that follow!

By | 2016-12-10T01:17:32+00:00 August 1st, 2014|Mix 94.1, News, Personal, Radio|0 Comments

About the Author:

Shawn Tempesta is the co-host of "The Morning Blend" on KTNV-TV Las Vegas, as well as the host of Las Vegas' top-rated radio show, afternoons on Mix 94.1 in Las Vegas. His article "What's The Dish?!" can be read in the latest edition of MyVegas Magazine, and his latest take on the state of sports can be heard on CBS Sports Radio 1140 in Las Vegas.

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