WDRC Morning Host Jerry Kristafer Exits
October 7, 2013 at 12:25 PM (PT)
CONNECTICUT Radio mainstay JERRY KRISTAFER is out as morning host at BUCKLEY BROADCASTING Classic Hits WDRC/HARTFORD. KRISTAFER was fired after FRIDAY's broadcast, the HARTFORD COURANT reports; a station spokesperson confirmed KRISTAFER's exit to ALL ACCESS.
KRISTAFER was in his second stint at WDRC, returning in JANUARY 2008, according to his LinkedIn page. He hosted the "Big D Morning Show" with MIKE STEVENS and KIM ZACHARY.
He had a 15-year run at WDRC from 1982-1997. During that tenure, KRISTAFER was also PD.
He bookended the WDRC gigs with almost a decade as morning man and PD at CLEAR CHANNEL News/Talk WELI/WAVZ NEW HAVEN.