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Christopher Tarr
Works at Entercom
Attended Waukesha North High School
Lives in Mukwonago, WI
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Found in the woods behind the WOLX transmitter site in the Baraboo bluffs yesterday while I was up there working.  I wonder if it was an old Engineering vehicle.
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very cool
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Nathan is indeed bacon. 
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Your son looks delicious. Let one hope that a pack of wild dogs doesn't come across him.
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Just got back from a couple of days in Madison for the WBA Broadcaster's Clinic.  Now I'm sitting here trying to get caught up.  I need a vacation...
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The Bahamas are nice.
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Today I replaced the relief valve in my water heater.  Had to build up some testosterone after yesterday's activities.
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HD Radio: When you care enough to do it right...
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Nice!
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I think this is probably the reason the transmitter site equipment is sad. 
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Dang ya trying to cook dinner or or something like that
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I am the local purveyor of candy. 
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Mmmmmm.  Candy.
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The news from Emily's door.
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Sitting here in a hotel room in Madison getting ready for the WBA Broadcaster's Clinic. Good a time as any to update the software on my Apple stuff...
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Can't wait to try Apple Pay? 
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Got Emily's nails done, had a salad for lunch, went shopping at Hobby Lobby, and now I'm home. Man, my ovaries are killing me...
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The things we do for our little girls.
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Proud Dad.
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Nice but you should flip the picture
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Having lunch with Caitie before dropping her off at UW Oshkosh. 
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Why thank you. We love to show it off.
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Occupation
Broadcast Engineer, Technology Pundit
Employment
  • Entercom
    Director of Engineering, 2014 - present
  • This Week in Radio Tech
    Co-Host, 2009 - present
  • Radio Guide Magazine
    Contributing Writer, 2008 - present
  • 88Nine Radio Milwaukee
    Director of Radio Operations, 2012 - 2014
  • Entercom
    Director of Engineering/IT, Wisconsin, 2003 - 2012
  • NextMedia Group
    Director of Engineering/IT, Chicago South, 2000 - 2003
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Currently
Mukwonago, WI
Previously
Waukesha, WI - Green Bay, WI - Dekalb, IL - Joliet, IL - Crystal Lake, IL
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Writer, Teacher, Technology Pundit
Introduction
Chris Tarr is an award-winning engineering manager, specializing in AM/FM broadcast, HD Radio, and radio automation systems. 

He holds the Society of Broadcast Engineer’s Certified Senior Radio Engineer and Certified Broadcast Networking Engineer certifications as well as having been one of the first to earn the Digital Radio Broadcasting endorsement. 

Chris was elected to the SBE’s board of directors in 2006 and was awarded the 2008 Wulliman Award for distinguished service to the Engineering community in Southeast Wisconsin. 

You can see him live weekly as a co-host of the Nationally viewed webcast “This Week in Radio Tech” on Leo Laporte’s “TWiT.tv” network and is a regular contributor to Radio Guide magazine.
Education
  • Waukesha North High School
    1988
  • Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
    1990
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