Mega 97.9FM announces Myrka Dellanos as surprise co-host for El Jukeo in New York
MIAMI: Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc. (SBS) (OTCQB: SBSAA), announced today that Myrka Dellanos will join "El Jukeo" as a guest co-host for the afternoon drive show, effective October 29, 2018.
Myrka will join the top-rated show "El Jukeo" on WSKQ-FM, New York's Mega 97.9FM, which has experienced double-digit growth in audiences across multiple demos in the past year, as well as ranked # 1 in Nielsen Audio reports for 2018. Janeiro Matos, El Pacha and his on-air crew connect listeners with trending entertainment topics, parodies, hit songs, entertainment features and celebrity interviews with the biggest names in music.
The show's programming and content is also available across our various digital platforms including LaMusica App on https://app.lamusica.com and La Mega's website https://lamega.lamusica.com making it the most-listened-to afternoon show in the U.S.
"We fell in love with Myrka within the first five minutes of meeting her," said Arturo Sosa, Director of Programming WSKQ-FM Mega 97.9FM and 93.1FM Amor. "When you have an established show as long as we have, it's very important to keep it fresh. With Myrka we have found the perfect co-host and I truly believe this will be a new era for 'El Jukeo'. I can't wait for her to join our family!"
"Myrka is a great storyteller with a dynamic personality and that's what afternoon radio is all about," said Jesus Salas, Executive Vice-President of Programming, SBS. "We're excited to welcome her to New York and "El Jukeo Show" as our guest co-host."
Myrka Dellanos served as an on-air TV talent, actress, and spokesperson for over a decade in the Hispanic Market. She is a U.S. born, bilingual and unparalleled broadcast journalist. At least twenty million viewers throughout the United States, Latin-America and worldwide have come to embrace and welcome this two-time Emmy-Award winning journalist into their homes.
In addition to her journalistic accomplishments, Myrka has the ability to touch the hearts of Hispanics through her charity work at a grassroots level. Her involvement in charitable initiatives includes providing hands-on relief to disaster victims and serving as the international Spokesperson for various prestigious organizations that represent U.S. Hispanics.