Connoisseur Media CT Adds Afternoon Co-Host And Promotes Staff
Jennifer Grullon is added as co-host in the afternoon on STAR 99.9 (WEZN-FM). Jennifer comes to Connecticut from Burlington VT and will join market vet Kevin Begley. Jennifer remarked, “I could not be more excited to join Kevin Begley at Star 99.9. Thank you to the whole team at Connoisseur Media for challenging me with this wonderful opportunity!” Kevin and Jenna will debut on air May 15th for what will be a fun, fast moving, local focused “morning show in the afternoon” style program.
Ed Oliveira is upped to a new a role of overseeing “Ferocious Content” which is the video arm of Connoisseur Media. Ed will continue to manage the production, traffic and continuity departments within the CT cluster. “I have had the pleasure of working with Ed for over twenty years from Richmond to Boston and for the last 12 here in CT,” said Vice President of Programming Keith Dakin, “And he is one of the most forward-thinking guys I’ve ever met. Putting him in charge of our video production was a no brainer move.”
With Ed moving up the ladder, Andrew Krause, who is currently assistant production director, moves into the role of production director. Andrew is a homegrown talent having started as an intern and working his way through almost every job in the building. Dakin added, “Andrew is an incredible dedicated employee and great with clients. This is a perfect fit for him.”