Radio Personality, Tampa Fishing Show Host Capt. Mel Berman Dies
February 8, 2010 at 4:17 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of longtime CLEAR CHANNEL Talk WFLA-A/TAMPA weekend fishing show host CAPTAIN MEL BERMAN, who died FRIDAY from complications from open heart surgery at 81.
BERMAN launched his weekly show in 1984 after a long career in radio, including stops at WHB-A/KANSAS CITY, WAMS-A/WILMINGTON, WNOW-A/YORK, PA, WMCA-A/NEW YORK, WJAS-A/PITTSBURGH, and WINQ-A and WDAE-A/TAMPA. He also ran a charter boat operation for several years and wrote fishing columns for the ST. PETERSBURG TIMES.