ABOVE PHOTO: Rachel Viggiano
iHeartMedia announced Tuesday that Rachel “Rach” Viggiano will host Middays for Q102 Philly, Philly’s #1 Hit Music Station, effective immediately. Viggiano will broadcast weekdays, Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. She will also be an integral part of Q102 Philly social and digital team.
“On the search for our next star, I was looking for someone who’s passionate about our brand and engaged in the lifestyle of our audience, so as soon as I met Rach I knew she was exactly what Q102 Philly needed!” said Jared Fallon, Q102 Philly program director. “Between her upbeat energy and humor, she is the perfect fit for our listeners.”
“I can’t even begin to put into words how excited and honored I am to come back home to Philly and work for my dream radio station that I grew up listening to – Q102 Philly,” said Rach. “ I feel a true connection to the market and I’m genuinely excited to work with some of the most talented people in the industry.”
Rach joins the Philadelphia market from WPUR-FM, in Atlantic City, New Jersey where she most recently served as the On-Air morning show host. She began her career as an on-air morning show host for WKPQ-FM in Corning, New York and is a graduate of Syracuse University.
iHeartMedia Philadelphia has a strong cross-platform presence and includes a number of iconic brands and franchises — both broadcast and digital — encompassing six stations comprised of music, talk and news formats.
Q102 Philly is the leading media outlet in the Philadelphia market with multiple platforms, including its broadcast stations; live events; data; and its digital businesses and platforms, including mobile, social and its own iHeartRadio, iHeartMedia’s free all-in-one digital music, podcasting and live streaming radio service – with more than 1.7 billion app downloads and 110 million registered users.