John Meder, morning host at Cohan Radio Group country “OJ 99.1” WWOJ Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL, will retire April 1, his 85th birthday. Meder’s broadcast career began at a station in Hastings, MI. He has also worked in Detroit, Las Vegas, Tampa and West Palm Beach before landing at WWOJ in 1986.
“Serving a community for over three decades is a remarkable accomplishment in this industry,” President/GM Michael Ewing said in a release. “John Meder has become a legend in this town and it’s been a privilege working with him. He’ll be missed both by his listeners and those of us who’ve worked with him every day.”