Alison Cuddy Named Solo Host Of WBEZ's 'Eight Forty Eight'
July 2, 2010 at 4:39 AM (PT)
CHICAGO PUBLiC MEDIA noncommercial Talk WBEZ/CHICAGO has named ALISON CUDDY as full-time solo host of the station's "EIGHT FORTY EIGHT" morning news magazine show, reports VOCALO.ORG's ROBERT FEDER. CUDDY, who has been co-hosting the show with RICHARD STEELE, has been with WBEZ fo nine years. STEELE will remain with WBEZ, Managing Editor of Public Affairs SALLY EISLE told FEDER.
FEDER also reports that CHICAGO PUBLIC MEDIA has laid off five members of the production staff of the company's VOCALO.ORG division.