Mr. Zimmer, a well-respected radio pioneer, started the company in 1956 with KDEX-FM in Dexter, Mo. In 1966, he started KZYM-FM in Cape Girardeau, one of the first country music stations in the U.S. A life-long love for broadcasting earned Mr. Zimmer the coveted Missouri Broadcasters Association Lifetime Achievement Award in 1996. It is his passion and pioneering that still drives Zimmer Communications today.
Our company has a clear focus of our two main principles: the Customer is King and the Product is Sacred.
We’re a Missouri-based, family-owned company with nine radio stations, a growing interactive department, and a team of the most accomplished yet humble people you’ll ever meet.
Our on-air, on-line and on-message approach, combined with our passion for local businesses, separate us from conventional marketing agencies. Learn more about our company and our community involvement and see how we can help you!
Our purpose is to help our clients’ business grow. Our efforts will be focused on developing ourselves through training and coaching. We’ll accomplish this through an environment where exceeding company standards, continual improvement, initiative and innovation are recognized and rewarded.
Zimmer Communications will be a vital part of the community by being a free source for news, entertainment and information. We will also be involved in helping the various public service initiatives in each local market. The outgrowth of our work together will result in a sense of pride, a spirit of involvement, personal accomplishment and partnership.