WPHT/Philadelphia Names Rich Zeoli as Morning Show Host
|RADIO ONLINE | Tuesday, May 7, 2019|
WPHT-AM/Philadelphia elevates Rich Zeoli to morning drive on the Entercom Talk outlet. "The Rich Zeoli Show" will air weekdays from 5:30-9am ET, beginning May 13. Zeoli previously hosted afternoon drive for the station since 2015. Zeoli joined WPHT in 2010 as a freelance parttime talk show host. He was hired fulltime in October 2012, and has hosted evenings before moving to afternoons.
"Rich is a compelling and thought-provoking radio host and we're looking forward to seeing him shine in the mornings on WPHT," said Entercom Philadelphia Senior VP/Market Manager David Yadgaroff. "From interviewing the President to covering what's hot in pop culture or entertainment, to Rich's passion for recognizing local police officers, his funny and poignant style always shines a light on what everyone is talking about."
"For years I have had one simple goal: to blend information and humor to make entertaining talk radio. Moving to mornings is an honor and a challenge and I'm thrilled that my team will be moving with me," added Zeoli. "I'm grateful to David Field [Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Entercom] and David Yadgaroff for entrusting me to take this heritage radio station to the next level. I am enormously grateful to the most loyal audience in talk radio and together we will make 'The Rich Zeoli Show' the new destination for Philadelphia listeners to start the day with information, humor, and the biggest names in politics."
Zeoli is also the founder of RZC Impact, a communications firm specializing in media training, public speaking and strategy. His clients have included Fortune 100 C-Suite executives, national television personalities and bestselling authors. He's also the author of "The Seven Principles of Public Speaking: Proven Methods of a PR Pro."