From his humble beginnings as a radio DJ in Bermuda, Elroy Smith built an Urban Radio empire in Chicago that lead the country for years. His success stemmed from his basic philosophy: If there’s no connection, how can they relate to you? He shares with Jeanne how he became a programming visionary and beloved boss in a demanding industry; why being authentic is the only way to find your audience; and shares his key to success that will bring you personal growth and profits.
Elroy Smith is a gifted top programmer and a seasoned talent coach in the radio/broadcasting industry. He has more than 30 years of experience in strategic planning, operations, and creativity in major markets, including Boston, Chicago, Philadelphia, and San Francisco. He’s currently the Director of Branding and Programming for Cox Media Group in Orlando and Jacksonville, Florida.