Clipped From The Escanaba Daily Press
An Escanaba native, John Dagenais, has been appointed general manager of Teleprompter of Sault Ste. Marie, according to Bernard Mainville of Kingsford, Teleprompter s Great Lakes District manager. Dagenais, who has been with Teleprompter of Escanaba since 1969, replaces L. Michael Reynolds, who took a promotional transfer to Winona, Minn. While in Escanaba, Dagenais served as program manager of the system's local origination Channel 4. In September, 1974; he was promoted to office manager and manager trainee. Dagenais, a graduate of Escanaba Area High School and Career Academy of Broadcasting, served with the U.S. Air Force from 1963 to 1967. He is married to the former Sandra Petras of Utica, N.Y., and they are the parents of two children. While in Escanaba, Dagenais was a memberr of the Escanaba Jaycees, serving serving on its board of directors, Amvets Post 123 and the Chamber of Commerce. He also worked for two years as an announcer for WLST Radio.