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Name: Raymond Jack Szmanda, Sr.

Age: 74

Birth Date: June 22

Family: Married- Maxine Szmanda; Four sons & three daughters

Current Residency: Antigo, WI

Occupation: Free-Lance Announcer

Educational Background: Graduated from American Institute of the Air; Writing classes from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and University of Wisconsin-Madison

Professional Occupations: Worked in radio and television as a staff announcer from 1951-1958; self-employed free-lance announcer since 1958; owned and operated broadcast school in Wausau, WI from 1959- 1978

Menards Career: 1976-1998; 1999- (periodical appearances)

Personal Hobbies: Antique car collector, free-lance announcer, HAM Radio operator (Call # KB9 JPB), drummer   

Personal Quotes: "I'm having a ball; I love what I do, and I think as long as I feel that way, that message gets across on television."

"It's like having a hit record, because it says what everybody wants to hear me say, 'Save Big Money at Menards!'"

Everyone's favorite quote, "Save big money at Menards!"

-Hear all these quotes as said by the MenardsGuy at the Sounds Page


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Last modified: 09/26/11