Radio One Cincinnati station manager, Dan Abercrombie, announced today that Nella D is the new Midday on-air personality at THE WIZ 101.1FM. Nella D begins her role this week and will be broadcasting weekdays from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Nella D began working at Radio One Cincinnati in 2012 working in the promotions department. She became a part-time announcer and board operator who could be heard on the weekends before her promotion to on-air talent for the Midday daypart. Nella D is best known for keeping the audience informed with the latest celebrity gossip and covering local events with the “411,” her brand of celebrity news.
“I am very excited for Nella to have this opportunity to be on the station in a full-time, prime-time fashion,” stated Abercrombie. “I believe she brings great energy to the station and getting our local shows started with Nella in Middays will be a strong formula moving forward. Nella is extremely excited to take on this challenge, and her passion and dedication to THE WIZ will come thru in her show and translate well to our audience.”
Nella D was a longtime listener of Radio One’s THE WIZ 101.1 before she began her career with the station. Her new full-time role represents the fulfillment of her professional goals and dreams to be a part of the Radio One family.
“I’ve waited for a long time for an opportunity like this one,” stated Nella D. I’m excited and thankful! I look forward to serving the Cincinnati community and working with my Radio One family.”
Nella D is a native of Cincinnati. She attended Ohio Media School in Cincinnati for broadcasting.