Personalities (5)

Tuesday, 17 December 2013 16:41

Tim Daugherty

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Tim Daugherty has played a variety of roles with WONE since the day it was born on January 1, 1985. A member of the original staff, he has been heard on every shift around the clock; morning, noon, and nights, even overnights!

These days, Tim is the Program Director, overseeing the day to day business dealings of WONE and making sure the jocks are all playing the best tunes they can and keeping you, our customers, satisfied with what you hear. Once a jock, always a jock, Tim will still be heard from time to time filling in here and there because after all, he IS Tim Daugherty, The Rock & Roll Authority. E-mail Tim: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Tuesday, 17 December 2013 16:40

PM Drive With T.K. O'Grady

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T.K. O'Grady is a 40 plus year veteran of radio broadcasting, who began his career in his hometown of Mexico, Missouri in 1972. T.K. has been a radio personality in a variety of formats, including Top 40, Adult Contemporary and Rock Radio. His work has taken him from Missouri to Chicago, Miami and Charleston, South Carolina. In 1998 TK joined the Rubber City Radio Group in Akron as the Production Director and in 1999 was promoted to Program Director and became the Midday personality on 97.5 WONE.

In September 2011, T.K. moved to the Afternoon Drive position and assumed the role of Assistant Program Director. In his free time, TK enjoys cooking, golf and his two cats and two English Springer Spaniels.


Tuesday, 17 December 2013 16:40

Middays With Sandra Miller

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Sandra rocks your work day from 10am – 3pm every week day on 97.5 WONE.

Sandra started her radio path at the age of 14 as a “student volunteer” pulling an on­air shift at 89.1 WAPS (before it became 91.3 The Summit). In the fall of 1998, Sandra left WAPS to join the staff here at 97.5 WONE doing weekends and overnights before a 12 year run as the 7­midnight host. Sandra also keeps you up to date in rock news with Sandra Miller's Daily Buzz, heard each weekday on 97.5 WONE.

Sandra grew up in Ellet, spending much of her time hanging out at her parents' bakery, Bon Ton (yes, the little bakery on Canton Rd. across from Ritzman). She married her high school sweetheart, Jason, in 2001, and together they have three rock star kids; Coen, Ravenna & LilyAnn.


Tuesday, 17 December 2013 16:40

Ed Esposito

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Edward "Ed" Esposito is vice-president, information media for the Rubber City Radio Group. He oversees news and public affairs programs for, 1590 WAKR, 97.5WONE and 94.9 WQMX. He is Secretary-Treasurer of the Radio Television Digital News Foundation; a former chair of the Radio Television Digital News Association and Foundation and a former president of the Ohio Associated Press Broadcasters Association. He's also served as a member of the Akron Press Club , Kent State University Student Media Advisory Board, Ohio Open Government Coalition, Northeast Ohio AMBER Task Force. He's lectured on broadcasting and journalism for the University of Missouri in China, as well as across the country for RTDNA and RTDNF. You can reach Ed through the newsroom at 330-864-6397 or by emailThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Tuesday, 17 December 2013 16:40

Jeff Kinzbach in the Morning

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Jeff Kinzbach (Weekday Mornings, 6-10) is a life-long resident of Northeast Ohio. He spent over 20 years at WMMS in Cleveland as the morning personality. The "Jeff & Flash" show was highly rated in Akron as well as Cleveland. Jeff was also the voice of WOIO-TV and appeared on many programs. Jeff was a major force in getting the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame located here. Cleveland Area Broadcasters "Excellence in Broadcasting" award-winner, a Radio Television Broadcasters Hall of Fame inductee and a published author, Jeff gives back to the community with numerous charitable initiatives. Jeff enjoys biking & hiking on the towpath trail, as well as grilling food and listening to music with friends. Email Jeff:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.