Joe Connolly’s lively and interesting business reports are heard by 2 million people every week on WCBS 880 in New York and by millions more nationally through syndication. Officially, Joe works for the Wall Street Journal, where his primary job is to provide business reports for WCBS Newsradio 880.
He is a former WCBS news anchor, a former sports reporter and a former Press Secretary to United States Senator Christopher Dodd of Connecticut.
He has covered the White House, the State Department, and the Olympics.
He also has former management experience at all news radio stations and at the RKO Radio Network.
New York Magazine praised Joe for “dramatizing rather the crunching numbers” and for creating “instructive vignettes from routine business stories.”
He has won many awards from groups ranging from the New York Press Club for his small business reports to the New York Society of Certified Public Accountants for excellence in financial reporting.