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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A New Era

It seems to me that when it comes to modern telephony I’m about four years behind the curve…

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/14/2014

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Bringing Comfort

No local event in recent memory has been as emotionally jarring as the Marathon terror bombings.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–01/14/2014

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A Gift For You

The major gift giving season is over. And not a moment too soon.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–01/03/2014

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Losses and Wins

When it comes to the endless cycle of losses and wins in life, all of us are or will someday be seasoned veterans.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–12/01/2013

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Elephants

My secret is out; I’m a sucker for them. Elephants.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–09/30/2013

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A Different Kind of Gift

It has been three full weeks since my bride of thirty-one years and the mother of our two super kids left us.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–09/06/2013

Paula Deen

A Burning Question

Select individuals who haven’t learned to play by the politically correct handbook now need to be taken to the woodshed, ruined financially, and belittled in the public square.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–07/03/2013

Anger, Angry, Protest, Fight, Battle

Renewing My Mad Subscription

Anger management classes these days must be booming, no pun intended.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–05/31/2013

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Aftermath

We are now two weeks into living the Boston terror attacks either first hand or through the barrage of local and national media coverage.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–04/29/2013

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Enough Already

It was the first September in memory that I didn’t even reach for a peek. The Farmer’s Almanac went unopened.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–03/27/2013

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