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Mike Johnson

CCX Media
Executive Director
Brooklyn Park, Minnesota
Mike Johnson has worked for CCX Media - formerly Northwest Community Television since it began operations in 1982. Mike serves as Executive Director of both a non profit organization CCX Media and a Government Joint Powers Agency the Northwest Suburbs Cable Communications Commission (NWSCCC).

Mike reports to a 15 member board for CCX Media and an 18 member Commission. Both entities serve nine municipalities in the northwest suburbs of Minneapolis serving a population base of 340,000. The professional staff produces daily community news, public affairs, municipal productions and high school sports and community events coverage. There is a separate professional staff managing Community Create operations which is open 7 days a week for public use. Mike is a board member on the Alliance for Community Media (ACM) and has served as a board member for the National Association of Telecommunications Officers and Advisors (NATOA) and served 2 separate terms as a board member of the Minnesota Association of Telecommunications Administrators (MACTA). Mike Johnson previously served as an elected official as a city councilmember and school board member and is most grateful to be serving with a very supportive CCX Media Board of Directors and an extremely talented and professional staff that he is honored to work with each day. CCX Media just completed a strategic planning process for long term sustainability which is absolutely critical in this ever changing media environment. CCX Media has been perfecting various ways to maximize community engagement with its locally produced content above and beyond channel viewership for many years through its robust on-line offerings and delivery methods and Social Media plays a vital role in the overall success of the organization. To find out more, go to CCX Media.org on the web or download the APP on your mobile device. Click on the Annual Programming Reports to see how we are making a difference in our communities each and every day.

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Friday, July 14

9:00am CDT