Friday, September 3, 2021

Traverse City Radio: Robby & Rochelle To EXIT WKHQ

Robby and Rochelle, the morning team based at heritage Top 40 WKHQ Traverse City have announced plans to wrap the show. After 352 episodes, their final broadcast in Michigan will be Wednesday September 22nd. 

The show is also heard weekends in Pennsylvania and Connecticut. 

Additionally Robby Bridges will be vacating his role as WKHQ PD and as a VP of Programming for Macdonald Garber Broadcasting and Rochelle Gagnon her role as the company’s Director of Promotions and Marketing.

Robby & Rochelle morning show, previously aired on WDVD/Detroit and WSHK/Portsmouth, NH. 

Bridges previously spent 11 years with Cumulus Media and Westwood One, the last two as Director of FM Programming for Hot AC WDVD, Country WDRQ (NASH FM 93.1) and Classic Country NASH Icon 93.1-HD2/Detroit. Bridges earlier programmed sister WEBE 108/Bridgeport, CT and WFAS-FM/Westchester, NY. 

He will continue his voiceover work and guest hosting on Scott Shannon‘s syndicated True Oldies Channel.

Gagnon has worked in marketing and promotions both in and outside of radio and has held on-air roles at Lakes Media and Cumulus. She also spent two years as Associate Producer of the syndicated Mojo in the Morning, based at iHeartMedia’s WKQI (Channel 955)/Detroit.

Robby added “we’d like to thank Trish Garber and Gary Berkowitz for putting together this opportunity for us. We are really proud of two years in TC and proud of our terrific team but are really excited for what’s around the bend. There’s definitely lots more fresh seafood and homemade marinara sauce in our future, stay tuned!”

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