Jagger is the creator and host of the award winning radio show “The Weekend Throwdown with Jagger" which was named “Best Syndicated Show” at the Promo Only….Summer Sessions awards in 2018. During his radio career, Jagger has been heard on WKTU (103.5 KTU) and WHTZ (Z100) in New York City, KZHT in Salt Lake City and WNOW in Indianapolis just to name a few. While in New York City, this is where the concept of the show was designed. Born in Youngstown, Ohio, he always had a love of music and dreamed of being on the radio and being involved picking the hits. His career began at WHOT in his hometown of Youngstown, Ohio while he was still in High School. Jagger is a winner of the All Access Worldwide Radio Summit Music Director of the Year award in 2013 for his time as Music Director at WHTZ (Z100) New York City. He was also named Mainstream Top 40 Music Director of the year at the Street Information Network's S.I.N. Awards in 2013.
Other career highlights: Virgin Records used Jagger as their voice talent for national radio ad campaigns featuring Red Jumpsuit Aparatus, KT Tunstall, and 30 Seconds To Mars. And in 2002, Jagger’s voice was heard throughout an episode of the MTV show, FM Nation. Mostly recently, his voice can also be heard in Lady Gaga's documentary '5 Foot Two' as well as Kygo's documentary 'Stole the Show.'
Today besides hosting “The Weekend Throwdown with Jagger”, he's based in Hartford, Connecticut and is Program Director of two iHeartMedia stations, WKSS (Kiss 95-7)/Hartford and WKCI (KC101)/New Haven, Connecticut. Jagger also hosts Afternoon Drive on WKSS.
In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his girlfriend Ginger (who also co-hosts the show with Jagger). He loves cooking, traveling, sports, he’s a huge Cleveland Indians fan, Magic and he is a huge movie buff!`
Ginger is the newest addition to the Weekend Throwdown with Jagger team. She came to us in 2017 with a background in acting, hosting and MC-ing. The most unique thing about her is that she's a licensed pharmacist and is only a few weeks away from finishing her doctorate of Pharmacy. In her free time she enjoys working out, traveling, playing with her pups, crafting and has fascinating love of working with power tools!!
What's Up With Wendy
Currently heard from 10am-2pm on 103.5 KTU, “The Beat of NY” Wendy also lends her voice to New Haven’s KC101, 106.1 Mix Philadelphia, & can also be heard on 939 Miami. Always intrigued by circus arts and acrobatics, with an 11-year gymnastics background, Wendy is working to improve her skills as a flying trapeze artist. Currently she trains at three different training facilities throughout New York & has even traveled to Miami to perfect her craft. She also enjoys spending time with family and friends, going out to eat, shopping (usually for makeup/clothing/shoes), reading best-sellers on her precious new E-reader and keeping up on her celebrity news so she always knows what’s going on.
As a former intern for Elvis Duran and the Z100 Morning Show, and a Brooklyn native, being on air is all I've ever dreamed of. Now that I have my own spot on Z100, I pinch myself every time I crack the mic. Hang out with me on the overnights, as I keep the party going all night long.