Dan Conry Show Winner “Best Radio Show NewsTalk 2010″ Wisconsin Broadcasters Association Awards May 7, 2011
Dan Conry began his fourteen year talk radio career in 2000 at the storied AM 1500 KSTP News Talk in St. Paul / Minneapolis, MN. It was a moment of serendipity and opportunity that he took hold of, and never looked back. Dan was part of morning drive, weekend & evening ensemble shows including the “Post 9-11 Show” which was created as a result of Dan being in NYC on 9-11.
From the election of President Obama to the 35W bridge collapse Dan was there. He also found time to loose his vision and get diagnosed with a brain tumor. Dan went on to survive major brain surgery, radiation and regain most of his vision. Shortly after this ordeal, Dan became steady sub-host for radio icon Jason Lewis as he subbed for Rush Limbaugh.
After a stint at WMMB Clear Channel, Dan made the decision to return to the Midwest. He launched his show at NewsRadio WCLO Bliss Communications Janesville, WI & Open Line Weekend at NewsTalk 1310 WIBA Clear Channel Madison, WI. Utilizing relationships developed nationwide. Dan is frequently joined by national news makers like Congresswoman Michelle Bachmann, Congressman Paul Ryan, WI Lt Gov. Rebecca Kleifisch and former NYC Mayor Rudy Guliani. His favorite guests of the show are the callers.
In what he calls “My incredible journey” Starting as a kid on the streets of Flatbush Brooklyn, an undercover narcotics detective with the NYPD, a brand new radio host in the middle of ground zero, to seasoned radio pro who recently covered the political chaos in Madison, WI like no other host can. Dan has become one of the most popular talk radio voices in the Mid West. His decade in radio was recently validated at the Wisconsin Broadcasters Association awards gala where the “Dan Conry Show” was awarded “Best Radio Show Newstalk 2010″……..The journey continues.