WFTL Taps DeFede For Afternoons
January 3, 2008 at 10:15 AM (PT)
Former MIAMI HERALD and MIAMI NEW TIMES columnist and CLEAR CHANNEL Talk WINZ-A/MIAMI morning host JIM DEFEDE joins JAMES CRYSTAL RADIO Talk WFTL-A/FORT LAUDERDALE-WEST PALM BEACH for 4-7p ET weekdays, beginning JANUARY 7th. DEFEDE began appearing on WFTL DECEMBER 3rd as a contributor to the station's morning show. DEFEDE continues as a columnist for MIAMI MONTHLY magazine and as a reporter/commentator for CBS O&O WFOR-TV (CBS4)/MIAMI.
"I’m thrilled to be back with my own show and to be working for WFTL," said DEFEDE. "I came here because no other station in SOUTH FLORIDA is as committed to local talk as WFTL. And let’s face it, living in SOUTH FLORIDA, we all should be committed."