Joe Mathieu has returned to his professional home town and assumed the morning radio news anchor duties at the top-rated, award-winning WBZ NewsRadio 1030 (M-F, 5-10AM) with the morning team of Deb Lawlor and Walt Perkins.
With more than twenty years of radio news experience, Mathieu joined WBZ in the spring of 2011 from Sirius XM in Washington, DC where he spent four years as Program Director of P.O.T.U.S., Sirius XM’s news and talk channel dedicated to covering the politics of the United States. In fact, it was Mathieu who developed and launched the popular P.O.T.U.S. channel in 2007. Mathieu’s radio news career in the nation’s capital began in 1998, working as a news anchor and editor at Metro Networks, and delivering morning news on stations including DC101 and WASH-FM. He spent 7 years as managing editor and anchor at the CBS MarketWatch Radio Network, providing updates and analysis on the economy and financial markets to stations including WBZ NewsRadio 1030 in Boston, 1010WINS in New York, WBBM in Chicago, and WTOP in Washington.
Before Washington, DC, Mathieu worked as both an anchor and reporter in several markets throughout the country including here in Boston where he spent time at WRKO as part of that station’s ’96 New Hampshire Primary coverage team. Mathieu was also one of the youngest news directors in the country while working at the Boch Broadcasting radio group in Hyannis, MA. He was the morning the drive news anchor on Boch stations including WXTK and WCOD, covering news stories central to the Cape and Islands region and the state of Massachusetts.
Mathieu is a 1996 graduate of Emerson College with a Bachelor of Science degree in Mass Communications/Radio Broadcasting. He is a graduate of the Pomfret School in Pomfret, CT. Mathieu lives in the Boston area with his wife and daughter.
WBZ NewsRadio 1030 is owned by CBS Radio Incorporated, a unit of CBS, Inc.
Imagine if you went to work and didn’t get anything done. Someone would probably notice and you’d have to deal with the consequences.
WBZ NewsRadio 1030′s Joe Mathieu says this could be a tough holiday season for the unemployed.
WBZ NewsRadio 1030′s Joe Mathieu takes a look at the changing holiday shopping season.
WBZ NewsRadio 1030′s Joe Mathieu looks at a study that claims many Americans are afraid they’re going to lose their jobs.
WBZ NewsRadio 1030′s Joe Mathieu looks at a new study that claims exposure to blue light can help make the brain more alert.
WBZ NewsRadio 1030′s Joe Mathieu on why the government may be to blame for the JFK assassination conspiracy theories.
WBZ NewsRadio 1030′s Joe Mathieu spoke to his predecessors Morton Dean and Gary LaPierre about their recollections of that tragic day and the days that followed.
WBZ NewsRadio 1030′s Joe Mathieu takes a look at what makes a worker happy.
WBZ NewsRadio 1030′s Joe Mathieu says drug testing is getting more complicated at work.
WBZ NewsRadio 1030′s Joe Mathieu says the president needs to win over members of his own party after the Obamacare rollout mess.