Thank you so much for stopping by my page for a visit! For those of you new to WMUS, I'll give you a little bit of insight into who Mark Dixon is. For those of you who have been around for some time, you pretty much know everything about me. My life is pretty much an open book.
I've come by my career in broadcasting honestly, having grown up in Kalamazoo as a son of a radio disc jockey. My father was a DJ at WKZO and was the long time "voice" of TV Channel 3 (WKZO, currently WWMT). Years later, my career in radio began in 1978 in the small town of Ottawa, Ohio. From there I had a short stint in Lima, Ohio. Since 1988 my family has called WMUS and West Michigan home.
My interests are bicycling, deer and turkey hunting, bowling, golf, and computers (I've become quite a geek late in life.). I also enjoyed coaching my son in soccer when he went to Fruitport
You probably know that I'm not shy about bragging and talking about my grandkids, Katelyn and Brendan on the air either!
After watching the Super Bowl commercials last night it seems the consensus is they "ain't what the used to be." Wish I could put my finger on what's missing. However the ones that got my attention were in no particular order, the Dodge spot narrated by Paul Harvey (sure nice to hear him again), The Budweiser spot with the colt and the trainer, the Doritos/Wedding dress, and purely for it's gross-out factor the Go-Daddy with beauty and the geek. But still nothing like the Bud-Bowls of old!
Re-watch them all here