Meet Our Sales & Marketing Force
Russ Wheeler – Sales Manager
The MW Broadcasting sales team is headed by Russ Wheeler, Director of Sales. Russ brings over three decades of sales, marketing, training and human resource experience to the MW Broadcasting team. A lifetime lover of radio, Russ has long been an advocate for the power of radio in influencing your purchasing decision.
Russ moved to Winslow from the New York area 16 years ago after falling in love with New England as an undergraduate student at Norwich University in Vermont. He now resides on a small farm in Winslow with his wife Diane, daughter Emily and their border collie Gracie.
Cell 207-620-0151 Office 207-660-4888 Fax 207-660-4889
Windy Dubay – Account Executive
Windy joined the sales team in the fall of 2011.
She brings extensive marketing and business development expertise largely acquired in the field of fiance. Windy's unique approach to business and marketing helps separate her clients from their competition.
Born and raised in Waterville Windy now resides in Norridgewok with her husband Andy, daughter Taylor and German Shepard, Zeppelin.
Cell 207-314-4862 Office 207-660-4888 Fax 207-660-4889
Steve Colella – Account Executive/On Air Personality
Steve started working in radio in 1979 and has been at it with various radio stations throughout Maine ever since.
Steve's 30-plus years in radio has allowed him to forge business relationships and personal friendships that have flourished for decades. A member of the MW Broadcasting team since 2007, Steve brings extensive experience and local knowledge to his clients.
A recognizable voice, Steve hosts the "Cruising with Colella" afternoon drive show on our sister station, 93.5 True Oldies (www.935trueoldies.com). He currently resides in Waterville.
Cell 207-242-2871 Office 207-660-4888
Emily Wheeler – Account Executive
Emily grew up in Maine, attending the Winslow school system. After living in Rhode Island for a short time, she realized she wanted to make Central Maine her home.
Emily has over 6 years of sales and marketing experience working in Central Maine. She offers clients a unique experience with her friendly and energetic personality. She's always willing to go the extra mile for her clients.
Emily lives on a farm in Winslow with her Boston Terrier Lily.
Belinda Derrico- Account Executive
Belinda grew up in Mid- Coast Maine. She graduated from Southern Maine Community College with a degree in Hotel and Restaurant Management.
Belinda recently decided to convert her skills from restaurants to marketing, joining the Mountain Wireless Broadcasting team in Spring 2014 equipped with her people skills, understanding of the general public, and her desire to help local businesses.
She currently resides in China with her husband, Darren.
Mountain Wireless Broadcasting prides itself on giving its clients the best creative available. We can assist you with everything from ideas and script writing, to voicing and production; you name it, we can do it.
We know that putting your ad in front of someone isn't enough, they need to be drawn in through compelling arguments and interesting stories. Mountain Wireless continues to strive to be the best around when it comes to quality radio advertising production.
Josh Hamel - Creative Director
Josh was born and raised right in Waterville. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Bryant College in Smithfield, Rhode Island, where he majored in Marketing.
Josh has always loved writing and uses his experience to join the correct message to our wonderful audience. Josh also produces many of Mountain Wireless' spots and keeps an eye on the websites with updates and adding content daily.
Want to learn more about how we can affect your business through quality messages?
Email Josh at Josh@mixmaine.com to find out!
Hear what our clients have to say:
Joy Leach: Public Relations and Community Health Promotion Supervisor
"Since Josh became the Creative Director at Mountain Wireless, the production including the scheduling, taping, and editing of each segment has been accomplished directly through him. This has given us a consistent flexibility and level of attention that make us feel that Josh is truly our partner. While we know that he and the rest of the Mountain Wireless team work with many customers, we appreciate the great degree of individual attention we receive."
Andrew Damon (Gatsby) - Morning Show Producer
Andrew grew up in Sabattus, and graduated from the University of Southern Maine with a Bachelors degree in Media Studies.
Andrew has always been passionate about music, whether creating, producing, or just listening. He is also a self proclaimed film fanatic and tech enthusiast. He always brings an energetic, fresh, youthful approach to the table, as well as a big smile.
Andrew is The Morning Mix producer, taking phone calls, giving out prizes, uploading videos, and making sure all of our listeners get the best product possible when it goes out over the air.
If you have questions for Andrew, you can reach him at Andrew@mixmaine.com.
Or call him on The Morning Mix with a funny story or trivia answer at 1-866-649-1079
Hayley Smith-Rose (Haylstorm) - Marketing & Public Service Director
Haylstorm was born and raised in the glistening city of Nashua, New Hampshire. She recently graduated from the University of Maine at Farmington with a Bachelors degree in Music Administration. Some of her favorite things include spaghetti and meatballs, foxes, and The Twilight Zone.
Haylstorm is the Marketing and Public Service Director, but this title changes daily as she wears many different hats (literally and figuratively) at Mountain Wireless. Some of her duties include getting prizes for winners, aiding the sales team, and generally just being a ray of sunshine.