Orest Hrywnak, Former Rochester Radio Promotion Wizard, Passes At 59
June 2, 2016 at 1:21 PM (PT)
OREST HRYWNAK, a noted ROCHESTER, NY, radio promotion guru and sports management executive, most notably as WBBF-AM's Captain Cash in the '70s, passed away this morning at the age of 58 after open-heart surgery, according to the ROCHESTER DEMOCRAT & CHRONICLE.
HRYWNAK was also involved in local sports teams, including as co-owner and GM of the ROCHESTER RAZORSHARKS basketball team of the PREMIER BASKETBALL LEAGUE, with his brother, DR. SEV HRYWNAK.
He is survived by his mom, TAMARA,, and brother SEV.