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Jordan Rich

420x316 grad rich jordan1 Jordan RichJordan Rich is the host of Connoisseurs Corner and New England Weekend on WBZ NewsRadio. Jordan has been a man about town in Boston for many years and tirelessly continues to host countless charitable events. He is also one of the busiest masters of ceremony in the area and is a sought after speaker at events throughout the year.

In October of 1996 Rich joined the staff of WBZ NewsRadio, where he succeeded the late Norm Nathan on the weekend overnight talk show.

Born in Boston and raised on the south shore of Massachusetts, Rich worked as the chief interviewer at his high school radio station. He then attended Curry College in Milton, Massachusetts where he learned his broadcast chops, majoring in communications.

Prior to his work at WBZ, Rich was a morning drive host for WSSH-FM in Boston from 1982 to 1996. He also worked at WRKO-AM from 1978 to 1982, as a co-host of the morning show and a host of his own Broadway music program.

In addition to working live on-air for nearly forty years, Jordan has also been co-owner of Chart Productions Inc., an audio production agency. His voice is heard on hundreds of narrations and commercials throughout the country. He also teaches voice-over acting, offering workshops and private training throughout the year.

Jordan is involved with several local charities and organizations including Children’s Hospital Boston, The American Lung Association, Voices of Hope, Triangle, Inc., Mass General Cancer Center and The American Heart Association.

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Many Moves

Moving is tough on everything AND everyone.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–01/21/2016

Several Democratic presidential candidates at the CNN debate on Tuesday. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Reading— Best Offense

Best prep for the coming presidential run in 2016? Read up on the candidates!

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–10/23/2015

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Hello Love!

Who still believes in the notion of love at first sight?

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–07/01/2015

China

Chinese “What A” Torture

English is a language fraught with bendable rules with enough antonyms, homonyms and synonyms to keep an enthusiastic punster fueled for a lifetime.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–04/06/2015

Awards, Speech

Way to Go, Michael

In a land where “V” stands for vapid much of the time, Hollywood was the scene of some honesty and sincerity recently.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–01/16/2015

Give Thanks

Additional Thanks

Now that the weather outside is more conducive to staying inside, it feels right to settle down in front of the keyboard to share some thoughts.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–11/28/2014

Microorganisms, Biology, Ice, Scientists, Discovery

One Fascinating World

A team of diligent scientists drilling a half mile through Antarctic ice has made a remarkable discovery.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–08/25/2014

hospital, tubes, incubator

A Significant Start To My Day

The morning ritual. For most it includes tending to teeth, gums, hair, calisthenics, deep breathing, grinding coffee beans, whipping up smoothies or walking the canine. But another more meaningful ritual occurred a few mornings ago….

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–07/22/2014

Shopping, Gifts, Mall, Purchases

Malled

At the outset, I confess that I have NEVER been nor shall I likely EVER become a connoisseur of one of America’s favorite pastimes—shopping.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–05/19/2014

Salute, Red, White, and Blue

Reminders

So often we are jarred into place and forced to reflect on life and just how rough it can be.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–04/01/2014

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