Rhode Island Broadcasters Association

RI Radio & Television Hall of Fame to hold 2024 Induction Class press conference

Warwick, R.I. – April 4, 2024 – The RI Radio & TV Hall of Fame committee  will hold an Induction Class Press Conference on TUESDAY, APRIL 16th at 2 pm at The Crowne Plaza in Warwick. All Media are invited to meet the Inductees and obtain bios and photos.

15th  Anniversary Class 

  • Betty-Jo Cugini- WERI/WRX Radio  WLNE-TV WJAR-TV
  • Dan Yorke- WPRO-AM Radio  WPRI-TV
  • Sean Daly- WLNE-TV  WPRI-TV
  • Joe Hassett  PC Friars Basketball Color Commentator
  • Paul Zangari- WEAN-AM Radio   RI PBS  WPRO-AM Radio
  • Chris DiPaola- WBLQ-AM Radio

The RI Radio & TV Hall Of Fame will also salute these milestones:

  • WPRO-AM: 100 Years
  • WJAR-TV: 75 Years
  • WPRO-FM: 50 Years

The Hall of Fame invites you to join us TUESDAY APRIL 16th  th AT 2:00 PM for interviews and photos AT THE CROWNE PLAZA .in Warwick for the formal announcement and interviews with the Inductees. Bios and Photos will be available at that time.
The Induction Ceremony Dinner Gala will be held on WEDNESDAY September 25th 2024,  at the Crowne Plaza in Warwick, 5:30- 9:00 p.m. with cocktails, dinner and presentations of the awards. 

The RI Radio & TV Hall of Fame is a group of Broadcasters committed to continuing the legacy of so many that came before us and those that are still promoting the industry with their work today!  We thank our Community Partner Operation Stand Down for their support in helping make the event a success. Find out more at rirtvhof.com.

To obtain tickets in advance, please log onto : Rirtvhof.com/pre-order tickets or see a RIRTVHOF Board Member. Find out more at rirtvhof.com. Tickets WILL NOT be available the day of the event.