97-7 ACKFM and 89.5 FM WNCK, Nantucket’s NPR Station, is proud to announce Steve Savino, award-winning broadcaster, as the new Operations Manager for Nantucket Radio. Savino has been News Anchor, Broadcaster/On-Air Talent and management in multiple formats during his 30 year career. He also developed two nationally syndicated talk radio programs. With Local and National Commercial Voiceovers, his career has been characterized by constantly learning and integrating new technologies to improve content quality and build audiences. Steve comes to Nantucket from WQUN Radio as the Assistant General Manager and the Afternoon Talk Show Host. His experience with in the industry ranges from Radio America which broadcasts over 500 stations as a senior producer and a trainer for the Connecticut School of Broadcasting as well.
“Steve is a dynamic and consummately professional media leader with a passion for excellence and an eye on Nantucket Radio’s future. He brings an exceptional amount of talent and resources to both stations enabling us to continue to provide local content and great music to ACKFM. His expertise will deliver 89.5 FM Nantucket’s NPR a whole new dimension of precise sound and attention to our local developed programs here on island," says Laura Burnett, General Manager of the two stations.
Steve will be joining Nantucket Radio April 1st and commenting on his new venture to the island he says. "I am looking forward to the opportunity, working with Nantucket Radio. I look forward to the challenges in my new role as Operations Manager and morning host. I am glad to be a part of such a respected radio station that has a huge following and an incredible team. I want to thank all involved for giving me this opportunity! This is a chance of a lifetime I could not pass up and am excited to come on board and help navigate their ships.”
Nantucket Radio 97-7 ACKFM and 89.5 FM WNCK work together to enhance the Nantucket community with local news, entertainment and music to all generations.