WWCR NAMES PHIL PATTON CHIEF ENGINEER
For Immediate Release
Contact: Brady Murray
Phil Patton has accepted the position of Chief Engineer at WWCR. WWCR is an international shortwave station in Nashville, Tennessee USA. Patton assumed the post, officially, on February 10, 2009. Eric Westenberger, Vice-President and General Manager, offered Phil the position during a meeting in Nashville. Phil is a veteran engineer who knows and appreciates shortwave. WWCR and its sister stations in Nashville and Memphis are in good hands, Westenberger said. Phil was also retained as Chief Engineer for WLRM-Memphis, WMQM-Memphis, and WNQM-Nashville.
Phil has been a HAM radio operator since 1979 (N4CSV); he is a Licensed pilot and DataFM RF Engineer.
Sitting on top of the CR-1 transmitter, Phil is monitoring the Vector impedance analyzer via computer.