Q Media Group, which owns and operates radio stations in Red Wing, Lake City, and Wabasha, has a new general manager.
Shannon Harrell started May 1 and for the past 20 years worked for River Valley Power and Sport in Red Wing.
Harrell was born and raised in SE Missouri. In addition to working at the family owned Columbia Sportswear Company, he enjoyed success as a country music singer/songwriter and musician, being named Male Vocalist of the Year in SE Missouri, Southern Illinois, and Western Kentucky in 1996. His band opened for acts such as Shenadoah and T. Graham Brown.
Harrell moved to Minnesota in 1998 and worked at Larsen Industries, Red Wing Motorsports, and River Valley Power and Sport.
Harrell and his wife Tiffany have two sons, Brady, 14, and Jaxon, 9. Away from work, he enjoys cooking, playing music, and family time.
Q Media Group’s stations include KWNG 106, KCUE Bluff Country, KLCH Lake Hits 95, and WBHA.