Testimonials | Business Sponsors | WGCU


WGCU thanks these corporate supporters for their kind thoughts. To share your own testimonial, email Kimberly Dye, Associate General Manager for Development and Community Relations at kdye@wgcu.org.

“Being a partner with WGCU Public Media is a perfect win-win situation.”
-Rich Cerrina, Director of Marketing & Communications, Shell Point Retirement Community

“We’ve been supporters of Public Radio and Public Broadcasting here in Southwest Florida since it began in Southwest Florida.”
-Jeffery D. Fridkin, Co-Founder, Grant Fridkin Pearson, P.A.

“I’ve had many clients and prospects in the past say they heard about us on WGCU.”
-Bill Valenti, Retired Executive Vice President, Lee County Market President, IBERIA BANK

“I think WGCU is part of the fabric of the community and by supporting WGCU we are supporting the community at large.”
-Denis H. Noah, Real Estate Attorney, Henderson, Franklin, Starnes & Holt, P.A. 

“I like Public Broadcasting as an underwriter because it connects me with a market that I can’t reach any other way.”
-Greg Billings, Owner, Steinway Piano Gallery

“Years ago I saw a Lexus spot and while I don’t remember all the details, it made such an impression on me that I said to myself that I want my company to come across with the same class as Lexus.”
-Steve Marino, President and CEO, Home Tech

"We are proud to be sponsors of such an outstanding television presentation like Ken Burn's, "The Roosevelts: An Intimate History" on WGCU."
-Steve Lush, President, Robb & Stucky

The Holocaust Museum is proud to support the efforts of WGCU Public Media.  As two organizations that focus on public history and personal connections, we are kindred spirits!
-Amy Snyder, Executive Director, the Holocaust Museum & Education Center of Southwest Florida

“We rely on WGCU to get our client’s message in front of an educated, affluent, socially conscious consumer.”
-Mary Shallies, President, AdSource

“For reaching the educated, active senior, there is not more direct line than WGCU.  Our partnership with the station is an important part of my outreach.”
-Virginia Carnahan, Director of Marketing & Development, Sarasota’s Dattoli Cancer Center & Brachytherapy Research Institute.


Contact Us

For more information on how to become a sponsor on WGCU Public Media, please contact one of the following: 

Kimberly A. Dye
239-590-2345  kdye@wgcu.org 
Associate General Manager for Development and Community Relations

Rachel Peacock  
239-590-2338  rpeacock@wgcu.org
Corporate Support Associate 
(Lee, Charlotte, Glades, Hendry and DeSoto Counties)

Anne Stavely
239-590-2329   astavely@wgcu.org
Corporate Support Associate 
(Collier County)

Chris Merasse
239-590-2505   cmerasse@wgcu.org 
Corporate Support Coordinator