Joe Pontone studied at both Illinois State University and Triton College before finding his niche in the field of Radio Broadcasting, and he is a graduate of Columbia College Chicago. He has worked as an intern for WGN Radio in the production booth for Rick Kogan’s morning show “The Sunday Papers” and has spent time on air as a personality for 88.9 FM, WRRG, as well as 88.1 FM, WCRX. He has extended his talents in the formats of News Talk, Indie Rock, Top 40, and Alternative/Classic Rock.
Joe has recently accepted an internship at the Disney Company and its affiliates, ABC and ESPN radio where he hopes to land a position as an on-air DJ. Currently Joe hosts the Rock Block show on WCRX, which airs every Saturday afternoon from 3-7 pm.