Executive Producer - Brotha Fred's Neighborhood
On Air Weekends
MJ was raised in Naperville and attended Benet Academy in Lisle. While pursuing a career in Biomedical Engineering at Purdue University, MJ fell into radio after following some of his friends to their on-air show at a small dorm station, WILY, and instantly knew that media was his passion.
Deciding he was better suited behind a microphone than a Bunsen burner, MJ followed radio to North Central College in Naperville. He honed his skills at NCC's college station, WONC, where he spent part of every day in the studio.
He started his professional career at KISS FM with a promotions internship, and used his tenacity and enthusiasm to dive into different departments throughout the station, including promotions, production, programming, and on-air talent. Known as a "jack-of-all trades," he has been a Promotions Intern, Promotions Assistant, Evening Show Producer, Production Assistant and is currently the Executive Producer on the morning show, Brotha' Fred's Neighborhood.
When not locked in the studio, MJ likes to play golf and video games. He is a HUGE Blackhawks and Sox fan, and a Mountain Dew addict.
Can a few cell phones being turned on really disrupt a plane? Not to use a hackneyed analogy, but we can put a man on the moon but can't design a plane that doesn't get interferance from a cell?
I'm not going to name names *caughmyfiancecaugh*but I know a number of people that ignore the requests from pilots and flight attendants to turn off all electronic devices when the plane is about to land or take off... and so far (knock on wood) nothing bad has happened. So what's the deal? DNewsChannel has the full monty on all the story