OFFICIAL ENDORSEMENT



We gratefully acknowledge those who have officially endorsed Bob Crane’s nomination for induction into
the National Radio Hall of Fame.

Corporate and Organization Endorsement

WICC 600 AM — Bridgeport, CT

WLEA 1480 AM — Hornell, NY

WATR 1320 AM — Waterbury, CT

Connecticut Broadcasting History Organization

Los Angeles Golden Radio Days

It's About TV

TV Confidential

Gary Leavitt and Friends


Individual Endorsement

Curt Hansen
Former Operations Manager, WICC/WEBE
Bridgeport, CT

Danny Lyons
Operations Manager, WICC and WEBE
WEBE Radio Personality
Bridgeport, CT

Morgan Kaolian
Former WICC Traffic Reporter
Bridgeport, CT

Dee Young
Former Assistant Business Manager (retired), WICC/WEBE
Bridgeport, CT

Tom Chute
WATR Station Manager
Waterbury, CT

Chris Fortier
WATR News Director
Waterbury, CT

Alissa Balouskus
Former Web Master, WICC/WEBE
Bridgeport, CT

Frank Derak
Former Radio Personality, WICC
Bridgeport, CT

Joe Cosgrove
Founder, KTHO, Lake Tahoe, CA
Radio Staff Announcer

John Ahmad
Host, Sounds of the City
WERA LPFM
Arlington, VA

Gary Leavitt
Host, Gary Leavitt and Friends
WMEX
Boston, MA

Bill Dillane
Radio and Television Host, NHTV, New Haven, CT
Connecticut Radio Historian

Leo McElroy
Former KNX Booth Announcer
Journalist, News Reporter, Consultant
Los Angeles, CA

John Ramsey
Owner, WAPJ
Torrington, CT

Jack D. Coombe
Former Staff Announcer, WNOC, Norwich, CT; WRIB & WPTL, Providence, RI
Author; Veteran Stage, Theatre, & Film Performer; Civil War Historian

Michael Ambrosini
Award-Winning Journalist, News Reporter CBS Radio
Detroit (3 years) and Los Angeles (KNX – 27 years)

Dean Mardon
The Dave Dee Drivetime Show, Radio Kidnappers
Napier, New Zealand

Ed Robertson
Host, TV Confidential
Award-Winning and Nationally Known Author, Journalist, and Media Analyst

Mitchell Hadley
Television and Radio Historian
Author and Owner, It’s About TV

David A. Grudt
Former Assistant Program Director, KLON-FM
Long Beach, CA

Koop Kooper
Host, Cocktail Nation Radio Show
Sydney, Australia

Richard Cyr
Host, The Claw’s Corner


Thank you for supporting a broadcasting legend!