Statement of EEO Policy

 

This EEO Public File Report is Filed in Compliance with Section 73.2080 ( c )( 6 ) of the FCC’s 2002 EEO Rule.  This report has been prepared on behalf of the Station Employment Unit that is comprised of Station(s) KLBN-FM, KHIT-FM, KGST-AM, KKBZ-FM and KSEQ-FM.

 

Lotus Fresno Corp. an equal opportunity employer, is dedicated to providing broad outreach regarding job vacancies, and to ensure equal opportunity in employment and non-discrimination in all of its policies and practices, including the area of employment.  We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.

 

The Recruitment Sources are identified by number and listed (with contact information) in the following pages.

 

Full-Time Vacancies Filled During Reporting Period August 1, 2013 through July 31, 2014

 

 

Full-Time Position

Recruitment Sources Used

Recruitment Source for Successful Applicant

Total No. Interviewed from All sources

Account Executive

See Attached Recruitment

Sources 1-31 and 32-42

Station Employee Referral

(source #34)

10

Account Executive

See Attached Recruitment

Sources 1-31 and 32-42

Market Referral

 (source #33)

(same as above)

Account Executive

See Attached Recruitment

Sources 1-31 and 32-42

Radio Station on Air Ad (source #32)

10

Account Executive

See Attached Recruitment

Sources 1-31 and 32-42

Market Referral

(source #33)

(same as above)

Account Executive

See Attached Recruitment

Sources 1-31 and 32-42

Former Employee

(source #39)

(same as above)

Account Executive

See Attached Recruitment

Sources 1-31 and 32-42

Station Employee Referral

(source #34)

5

Account Executive

See Attached Recruitment

Sources 1-31 and 32-42

Monster.com

(source #42)

(same as above)

Account Executive

See Attached Recruitment

Sources 1-31 and 32-42

Station Employee Referral

(source #34)

6

 

Account Executive

See Attached Recruitment

Sources 1-31 and 32-42

Former Employee

(source #39)

(same as above)

Board Operator

See Attached Recruitment

Sources 1-31 and 32-42

Station Employee Referral

(source #34)

8

Account Executive

See Attached Recruitment

Sources 1-31 and 32-42

Market Referral

 (source #33)

5

Total number of persons interviewed during applicable period:

44

          Note: "same as above" denotes more than one hire was made from same outreach.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SUPPLEMENTAL RECRUITMENT MEASURES:

 

In addition to direct job vacancy announcements and hiring procedures, we complied with the initiative outlined in the

2002 EEO Rule Sec. 73.2080 (c) (2) regarding supplemental recruitment activity.  For this reporting period we participated in or conducted the following:

 

Activity/Description

Date

Staff Participant(s)

Sponsor/Initiator

Menu Option #1

Definitive Staffing Solutions- (KKBZ) Helped DSS brand their new valley location in Dinuba.  DSS provides staffing for a wide variety of companies for positions including, but not limited to: Key Management, Technical, Light Industrial and Administrative Support.

08/14/13

Station Management

Definitive Staffing Solutions

Menu Option #1

CCHCC Business Expo at the Radisson Downtown Fresno - (KLBN, KHIT & KGST) This event featured business men and women from all over the valley that are making an impact around the community by donating their time, money and influence in the in the valley.  There were various seminars for individuals that were also looking to start their own business as well as employment opportunities.

08/23/13

Station Management

Central California Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Menu Option #14

The Annual Business Managers Conference, attended by all stations Business Managers, Corporate Executives, and Human Resource Director for all Lotus Stations, was held September 16 through September 18 at the Omni Hotel in Sand Diego, California.  Items of discussion included the FCC job recruitment process, career development, job performance reviews, etc..

09/16/13

Business Mgr.

Lotus Corp

Menu Option #7

DeWolf High School’s Hispanic Heritage Day- (KLBN) The student body put on a cultural performance showcasing music, art, dance and food.  KLBN/KGST on-air personalities were guest speakers and talked about the importance of education and preparing for your career early.

09/27/13

Station Management

 

DeWolf High School

Menu Option #1

Veteran's Job & Resource Fair held at the Clovis Memorial Building - (KKBZ) Employers from all over the Central Valley will be on hand to collect resumes and perform on-site interviews with local veterans and men in women in the valley seeking employment. Answered questions about the open positions and accepted resumes and applications. There were approximately 200 job seekers in attendance.

11/21/13

GSM for KKBZ and KGST

Promotions Dir

 

The Fresno County Veterans Employment Committee

Menu Option #1

Veteran's Job Fair held at the VFW Building in Fresno - (All stations) Up to 80 employers and resources are expected to be on hand, at a free veterans job fair that is open to the public. There were approximately 300 job seekers in attendance.  Answered questions about the open positions about the open positions and accepted resumes and applications.

02/20/14

GSM for KKBZ and KGST

Promotions Dir

 

The Fresno Veteran Employee Committee and the Central Valley Veterans

Menu Option #14

In lieu of the 2013 Annual Lotus Corporate Management Meeting in which the subject of preventing discrimination is discussed as well as the FCC Outreach of hiring procedures, a memo was sent out to General Managers requesting the continued incorporation of the rules and regulations pertaining to recruitment and the use of some of the FCC 16 menu options which include a.) using the list of woman and minority organizations, educational institutions, public and private companies, employee referrals, etc., b.) allowing for promotions to full time as long as the complete "outreach" is done and c.) continue the Monthly EEO meetings containing the anti discrimination mission statement and nay references to job needs, and any references to recent and or upcoming job, fairs, career days, management training, etc.

03/05/14

GM

 

Lotus Fresno Corp.

Menu Option #1

DSS Job Fair at the Fresno Fairgrounds - (All stations) The job fair ran from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. About 200 employers will be hiring. Hundreds of jobs were up for grabs, ranging from entry level to management. There was approximately 4,500 job seekers in attendance. We answered questions about the open positions and accepted resumes and applications.

03/26/14

GSM for KKBZ and KGST

Promotions Dir

 

Definitive Staffing Solutions

Menu Option #4

Central California Hispanic Chamber Gala was held this year at the Golden Palace Hall in Fresno - (KLBN/KHIT/KGST) This event brought together Hispanic business owners, companies, and various organizations that continue outreach to the community.

03/28/14

 

Promotions Dir.

 

Central California Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Menu Option #1

Mayor's Youth Job Fair was held at the Manchester Center in Fresno - Job fair for youth of ages 16 to 25; free to attend, dress to impress - Full-Time, Part-Time, Temporary, Permanent, Hourly, and Salaried Positions. There were approximately 200 job seekers in attendance. Mike Murray Sales Manager & Mr. Clean Promotions Director attended this Job Fair. We answered questions about the open positions and accepted resumes and applications.

04/16/14

GSM for KKBZ and KGST

Promotions Dir

 

City of Fresno

Menu Option #1

Veteran's Spring  Job Fair held at the Clovis Memorial Building - (All stations) Up to 80 employers and resources were expected to be on hand, at a free veterans job fair that is open to the public. There were approximately 300 job seekers in attendance. Mike Murray Sales Manager & Mr. Clean Promotions Director attended this Job Fair. We answered questions about the open positions and accepted resumes and applications.

5/29/14

GSM for KKBZ and KGST

Promotions Dir

 

California Employment Development Department

Menu Option #1

Madera Veteran's Summer Job Fair held at the Madera Workforce Building - Employers various companies were on hand doing on-site interviews as well as seeking potential candidates to fill open positions. There were approximately 150 job seekers in attendance. Mike Murray Sales Manager & Mr. Clean Promotions Director attended this Job Fair. We answered questions about the open positions and accepted resumes and applications.

6/20/14

GSM for KKBZ and KGST

Promotions Dir

 

Madera County Workforce Investment Board

Menu Option #7

This year our stations contributed $10,000 (paid out every three months) to The Bulldog Foundation Scholarship at Fresno State University.   This is our 10th consecutive year of the donation to the university.  General Manager Kevin O’Rorke sits in the selection committee for this award.

07/11/14

General Manager

Lotus Fresno Corp.

Menu Option #16

Each month station management personnel meet to discuss our EEO mission statement including but not limited to upcoming and future menu options promoting Equal Opportunity and our policy of non-discrimination as it relates to hiring in the workplace.  This regularly scheduled EEO meeting is designed to notify employees of upcoming opportunities and various issues focused on non-discrimination. The basis for our monthly EEO meeting is to reinforce our goal of disseminating information as to employment opportunities in broadcasting to job candidates who might otherwise be unaware of such opportunities.

7/31/14

GM,

PD for KKBZ, PD for KLBN, KHIT and KGST

Bus Mgr.,

Promotions Dir.,

GSM for KKBZ and KGST,

Traffic Manager

 

Lotus Fresno Corp.

Menu Option #12

Lotus Fresno Corp. throughout the year posted job ads in the California Broadcasters Association’s Job Bank website.

7/31/14

Traffic Mgr.

California Broadcasters Association


 

RECRUITMENT SOURCES:

 

* Designates an entity requesting notification.

 

# Source

Recruitment Source:

Name

Contact Person

Address

Telephone Number

Total Number

Interviewees Provided

By Source During Period

Full-time Positions for

Which This source was Utilized

1*

BENNETT FROST PERSONNEL SERVICIES INC.

Robbin M. Bocchini

6465 N. Palm Ave., Suite 101

Fresno CA  93704

(559) 449-0444

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

2*

CA EMPLOYMENT DEVELOPMENT DEPT.

Sofia Morales

2555 S. Elm Ave.

Fresno CA  93706-5086

(559) 230-4413

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

3*

CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, FRESNO

Maggie Hollingsworth

5241 N. Maple, M/S TA61

Fresno CA  93740

(559) 278-2381

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

4*

CENTRAL CALIFORNIA HISPANIC CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

John Hernandez

2331 Fresno St.

Fresno CA  93721

(559) 485-6640

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

5*

CENTRAL VALLEY OPPORTUNITY CENTER

Mark Lozada

441 E Yosemite Ave.

Madera CA  93638-3504

(559) 674-0971

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

6

CENTRO LA FAMILIA

Margarita Rocha

2014 Tulare Street, #711A

Fresno CA  93721

(559) 237-2961

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

7*

CSUF-DEPT OF COUNSELING, SPECIAL EDUC AND REHAB

Jennie Chavez

5005 North Maple Ave. M/S ED3

FRESNO CA  93740-8025

(559) 278-0451

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

8*

DENHAM PERSONNEL SERVICES

Michelle S. Merrill-Case

1540 E. Shaw Ave., Ste. 112

Fresno CA  93710

(559) 222-5284

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

9*

EL CONCILIO DE FRESNO

Lily Torres

1532 Fresno St.

Fresno CA  93706

(559) 485-0679

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

10

FRESNO AREA WORKFORCE INVESTMENT CORP.

Sonia Williams

2035 Tulare Street

Fresno CA  93721

(559) 650-5020

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

11*

FRESNO CENTER FOR NEW AMERICANS

Cassandra Moua

4879 E Kings Canyon Road

Fresno CA  93727

(559) 255-8395

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

12*

FRESNO CO. ECONOMIC OPP. COMMISSION

Alfredo Cuellar

1920 Mariposa Mall, Suite 300

Fresno CA  93721

(559) 263-1021

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

13*

FRESNO CO. PUBLIC LIBRARY

Bernice Kao

2420 Mariposa Street

Fresno CA  93721

(559) 488-3628

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

14*

FRESNO COUNTY HISPANIC COMMISSION

Domingo Zapata

1803 Broadway Street

Fresno CA  93721

(559) 268-6476

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

15

FRESNO N.O.W.

Nora Clark

P.O. Box 4675

Fresno CA  93721-4675

(559) 221-7229

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

16*

HEALD BUSINESS COLLEGE

Jena Torres

255 W. Bullard Ave.

Fresno CA  93704

(559) 438-4222

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

17*

INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY - CLOVIS

Amanda Nash

564 W. Herndon

Clovis CA  93612

(559) 297-4500

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

18*

MADERA CO. ECONOMIC DEV. COMMISSION

Bobby Kahn

2425 W. Cleveland Ave., #101

Madera CA  93637

(559) 675-7768

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

19*

MADERA CO. WORKFORCE DEVELOP. OFFICE

Traci Scott Contreras

441 E. Yosemite Ave

Madera CA  93638-3504

(559) 662-4600

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

20*

MCED CAREER COLLEGE

Joe Moreno

2002 N. Gateway Blvd.

Fresno CA  93727

(559) 456-0623

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

21*

MEXICAN CONSULATE

7435 N Ingram Ave.

Fresno CA  93721-6101

(559) 445-2615

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

22*

NAACP

Michael Lefall

1900 Mariposa Mall, #100-C

Fresno CA  93721

(559) 485-5778

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

23*

PRIDE STAFF

Maria Andrade

7535 N. Palm Avenue, Suite 103

Fresno CA  93711

(559) 432-2022

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

24*

PROTEUS INC.

John Bailey

1815 Van Ness

Fresno CA  93722

(559) 442-8871

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

25

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY COLLEGE

Valery Van Matre

295 E. Sierra

Fresno CA  93710

(559) 448-8282

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

26*

SCCCD-MADERA CENTER

Janell Mendoza

30277 Ave. 12

Madera CA  93638

(559) 675-4515

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

27

VIDA EN EL VALLE

John Esparza

1626 E Street

Fresno CA  93706-2006

(559) 225-7753

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

28

WEST HILLS COMMUNITY COLLEGE

Nancy Clover

300 Cherry Lane

Coalinga CA  93210

(559) 934-2000

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

29

WOMEN’S TRADE CLUB OF FRESNO CO.

Sheryl Haynie

P.O. Box 16141

Fresno CA  93755-6141

(559) 225-8550

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

30*

WORKFORCE CONNECTION CLC PARTNERSHIP

Mark Lozada

3302 N. Blackstone Ave., Suite 221

Fresno CA  93726

(559) 230-4401

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

31

YOUNG WOMEN CHRISTIAN ASSOCIATION

Micki Lowry

1600 M Street

Fresno CA  93728

  (559) 237-4706

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

32

RADIO STATION ON-AIR AD

5

(same as above)

2

(same as above)

(same as above)

1

(same as above)

0

0

3

3

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

33

MARKET REFERRAL

0

0

0

0

0

1

(same as above)

1

(same as above)

0

1

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

34

STATION EMPLOYEE REFERRAL

3

(same as above)

7

(same as above)

(same as above)

2

(same as above)

1

(same as above)

5

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

35

CAREERBUILDDERS.COM

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

36

ALLACCESS.COM

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

37

CRAIGSLIST.COM

1

(same as above)

0

0

0

0

0

1

(same as above)

0

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

38

YOURCBA.COM

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

39

FORMER EMPLOYEE

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

(same as above)

0

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

40

JOB FAIRS

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

2

(same as above)

0

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

41

STATIONS WEBSITE

1

(same as above)

1

(same as above)

(same as above)

0

0

0

0

0

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

42

MONSTER.COM

0

0

0

0

0

1

(same as above)

0

0

0

0

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Account Executive

Board Operator

Account Executive

 

TOTAL

44

 

Note: "same as above" denotes more than one hire was made from same outreach.