Luciano Named VP Of News At Air America Radio
January 3, 2006 at 11:23 AM (PT)
FELIPE LUCIANO has been named VP of News for AIR AMERICA RADIO, reporting to COO CARL GINSBURG. A founder of NEW YORK's PUERTO RICO-nationalist YOUNG LORDS PARTY, LUCIANO later became an anchorman and reporter for several NEW YORK TV stations, including WNBC-TV, WCBS-TV, and FOX' WNYW-TV, specializing in covering community issues in the FIVE BOROUGHS. He also hosted a show on WLIB-A/NEW YORK before it became AIR AMERICA's NEW YORK flagship.
"It’s like being home again," LUCIANO offered in a statement. "I am looking forward to working in an environment where I can deliver hard news and offer our listeners a relevant and progressive alternative."