Robert E. Fish Dead At 65
July 12, 2010 at 5:59 AM (PT)
Condolences to the family and friends of longtime radio and TV manager and owner ROBERT E. FISH, who passed away on JULY 9th, at 65 years of age.
FISH "started his legendary radio career in 1968 at WPRO FM/AM," writes THE PROVIDENCE JOURNAL. He "ran WRKO AM in BOSTON, owned WHJJ/WHJY in PROVIDENCE RI as well as WAKY/WVEZ in LOUISVILLE KY, was the President of RI BROADCASTERS ASSOCIATION, and was the President of G&C BROADCASTING that owned and operated KUPD/KUKQ in PHOENIX AZ.
"After selling KUPD/KUKQ, he became the Chairman of U.S. BROADCAST GROUP and then the owner of The New Speedcraft Volkswagen in WAKEFIELD RI. Most recently, he was the President of WSBE-TV RHODE ISLAND PBS Channel 36 in CRANSTON where he also served as a Board Member."