Eric Schuman Joins WXPN
March 7, 2012 at 10:50 AM (PT)
ERIC SCHUMAN was recently hired full-time at UNVIERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA Triple A WXPN/PHILADELPHIA as on-air host and Production Coordinator.
SHUMAN graduated TEMPLE UNIVERSITY in 2010 with his B.A. in Broadcasting, Telecommunications and Mass Media. He started at WXPN in APRIL 2006 as a high school intern and worked on World Cafe, The Folk Show, Kids Corner and XPN2. He has written for the Philadelphia CityPaper and AOL City’s Best (2011) and has his own music blog at Ugly Rumors.
Eric hosts EVENINGS, the SATURDAY AFTERNOON "All Request Saturday" and SUNDAY's midday shift.
Assist. GM/Programming BRUCE WARREN said, "Everyone in the business always asks ‘where’s the amazing next generation of radio talent’ coming from? Look no further than ERIC. He brings to the table so many amazing skills; production, DJing, creativity in programming, a love of music, intense drive and he can tweet like nobody’s business. When we brought him on as a high-school intern six years ago we knew he was a rising star. And still rising."