Florida I-4 Corridor New Morning Show Launch
“Your Wake Up Call” with Chris Markowski & Jenna Laine
Tampa, FL – Genesis Communications debuted its new radio morning show Monday. Chris Markowski, best known for his national radio program, “Watchdog on Wall Street,” will be part of a new morning team heard on WWBA AM 820 News in Tampa and WAMT AM 1190 News in Orlando. Chris will lead an ensemble of Florida talent including Jenna Laine, most recently the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Insider for Sports Talk Florida, News Anchor Robert Pankau and Entertainment talent Kurt Shriner.
“I couldn’t be more thrilled to be covering all the important news and events in one of the most important areas in the country; Tampa Bay, Orlando and the entire I-4 corridor,” said Markowski.
“Whether it’s news or sports, the one constant for me as a journalist has always been ‘people.’ I love telling your stories and I care very much about issues that affect our communities,” said Laine.
“Your Wake Up Call” is information based, focusing on news, entertainment, sports, commentary and social media. It airs 6A-9A, Monday through Friday on the radio stations, the “Gotta Know” – Florida App and www.newstalkflorida.com.
About Chris Markowski: Nationally Syndicated Talk Host of Watchdog on Wall Street, frequent guest on television networks including national and local broadcasts.
About Jenna Laine: Has written for USA Today, Yahoo!, NFL.com and other publications, current digital reporter and insider for Sports Talk Florida covering the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
About Robert Pankau: Former WFLA TV and Radio reporter and Anchor.
About Kurt Shriner: 25 years On Air talent for Cox, Clear Channel and CBS.
Genesis Communications is a privately held Florida media company, formed in 1988 by entrepreneur Bruce C. Maduri. The company provides News, Talk, Sports, Entertainment information and commentary throughout Florida. It owns and operates AM 820 News, Sports Talk AM 1040 The Team and CNN Español AM 1470 in Tampa Bay. It also owns and operates AM 1190 News, Sports Talk AM 1080 The Team in Orlando and AM 1060 News on the Space Coast. The radio station signals cover more than 12 million Floridians. The company also owns and operates Web Publications www.newstalkflorida.com and www.sportstalkflorida.com as well as the “Gotta Know”- Florida App available on iTunes and Google Play.
If you would like more information about this topic, or to schedule an interview, please contact Kurt Shriner at 813/281-1040 or email Kurt at [email protected]