For over 20 years Jim Midock served in a variety of roles with WNIR.
primary role was that
of News Director and Morning News Anchor.
In that time our best estimate is that he
over 79,000 news and sports casts, and wrote over 250,000 stories.
But Jim had other roles with WNIR.
participation in the WNIR
Morning Show with
Stan Piatt, Maggie Fuller and Steve French, he
quick wit, great sense of humor,
incredibly accurate impressions, tons of puns and the funniest, most bizzare kicker stories.
Another key role Jim
had with WNIR
was acting as a sounding board during 5,200+ opening
monologues of the Howie Chizek Show, Akron's top-rated radio program.
Through all these roles and the magic of radio Jim
developed a close personal connection with
hundreds of thousands of people in WNIR
's coverage area.
Now, Jim has a new role with WNIR.
One that was thrust upon him by an unfortunate genetic
heart condition that took his
father's life too young and almost took Jim's life in the Spring of
2011. As a consequence Jim
had to retire from the intensity of his
is the writer and producer of his
own program...The Midock Minute with Jim Midock
The Midock Minute is an opportunity for local businesses to capitalize on Jim's connection with
's audience through a series of in-depth stories written and delivered by Jim
It is an
indirect sales pitch that will deliver direct results to your business!
As a featured sponsor of The Midock Minute your business will receive a one hour interview with
at your business.
will record interviews with you and your staff and learn, first hand,
about your products and services.
will write, anchor and edit the interview into a series
You can also e-mail Jim