Lyndon Friesen, President
Lyndon Friesen is the President of Golden West Broadcasting, Ltd. With over 40 years of experience with Golden West in the broadcasting industry, Lyndon has held many positions including Station Manager, Vice President, and Chief Operating Officer. He was appointed to President of Golden West in 2008.
Lyndon’s passion for bringing local content and service to communities across the prairies has driven Golden West’s continued expansion to new markets from Western Ontario to Alberta. He has been active on many boards in the community and in the broadcast industry, including serving on the Canadian Association of Broadcasters (CAB) board, has served as a Past President of the Western Association of Broadcasters (WAB) and is the Past President for the local Chamber of Commerce.
Lyndon recently received the Communication and Leadership award from Toastmaster’s International, the Broadcast Excellence award from the Broadcasters Association of Manitoba, and was inducted into the Canadian Association of Broadcasters Hall of Fame.