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Don Geronimo got his first job in stereo at WRWC in Rockton, Illinois, at the age of 14. Fired from the General Manager for breaking the "beautiful music" format to play some Top 40 music, it wasn�t the first time Don broke a format. Or got fired. But developing never stopped, as his career accelerated.
At Fun Lovin� 13Q Don was on and out the atmosphere in the key industry of Pittsburgh, by the age of 16. At seventeen, he was employed in Nyc, performing the night shift at 99X. And he got fired. Again. And started the rise all the way back up the radio hierarchy.
From 1977-1979 Don worked in Providence, RI, Indianapolis, and Detroit. In 1979 he was hired at WPGC in Washington, DC. From there it had been to KIIS- FM in Los Angeles then WLS in Chicago. After going to WBBM-FM in Chicago for mornings, he moved all over back to Washington DC in 1985.
The proceed to WAVA combined with the delivery of Don�s boy Bart in �85 intended no further moving for a time. Don partnered with Mike O�Meara about the WAVA Morning Zoo thru 1991 and was moved to days after doing the morning transfer on WAVA. At that time, Mike Show" & the rebranded "Don moved to WJFK and back to afternoons in DC. The D&M show went for over 20 years, and at one position was syndicated to over 50 channels. Don retired from that exhibit in 2008, time for radio this season at KHTK in Sacramento. He kept there of 3 years, till he was fired. Yet again!
That generated the inception of the DonGeronimoPodcast.com! Many samples of Don�s atmosphere work around the D&M exhibit and solo is found at Airchexx.com. Don continues to make his miracle everyday via live streaming and packages. Don won the Billboard Air Personality Of The Entire Year in 1978 (medium markets), and again in 1981 (major markets) and 1984 (major markets). Don has appeared in a few movies and shows, most once, his two "stellar" appearances on King Of Queens. More are available on Don�s IMDB page.