JD Francis to Energize Fresh FM Morning Show

JD Francis to Energize Fresh FM Morning Show

JD Francis
JD Francis (GTB PHOTOGRAPHY)

WINNIPEG — 99.1 Fresh FM has found a new morning show co-host to join Sarah Christie.

JD Francis, most recently of Energy 106, will begin at the Corus Entertainment station in early February.

“Can’t reveal too much yet, but I can say I’m pumped and can’t wait for this next challenge,” Francis wrote in a Facebook post, which garnered nearly 200 comments.

Fresh FM abruptly parted ways with morning host Matt Sutton on January 8 after almost two years.

A radio insider says the idea is to try and increase the station’s rating share in the next measuring by Numeris. Fresh FM registered a dismal 2.2 share in November in the 12+ demographic.

Francis had been with Energy since September 2011.

— Staff

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