(L to R) KSPN owners Krista & Pete Benedetti, KSPN General Manager Terry Mathis hold up various Awards of Excellence presented to KSPN on April 12th, 2019.

Every year, the Colorado Broadcasters Association give out their Awards of Excellence to Radio and TV stations in Colorado. During this year’s ceremony in Denver on April 12th, the KSPN team was awarded 8 Awards of Excellence, 3 Certificates of Merit, and the HIGHLY coveted Station of the Year!

Close up of the 2018 Station of the Year award

Here is the list

2018 Medium Market Station of the Year

Awards of Excellence (1st place):

Best On-Air Contest for a Station – KSPN’s Roaring Fork Valley Star on the Guitar
Best Midday Show – Lunch Hour Line Up with The Lunch Lady
Best Station Personality – Lunch Hour Line Up with The Lunch Lady
Best Afternoon Show – The Ride Home with Ryan
Best News/Talk Show Host or Team – KSPN Mostly Live News
Best Regularly Scheduled Entertainment Program – KSPN Kitchen Concerts
Best Use of New Media – KSPN Kitchen Concerts Digital Coverage
Best Station Website

Certificates of Merit (2nd Place):

Best Station Personality – The Ride Home with Ryan
Best News Coverage of a Single Event – Coverage of the Lake Christine Fire
Best Station Imaging Campaign – Rock Madness Listener Imaging

Congratulations to the entire KSPN team!