Alpha Media, Savannah-Hilton Head Brings Home Two Connect Savannah Awards

SAVANNAH, GA, June 2, 2017 – Alpha Media, Savannah-Hilton Head is proud to announce Bob 106.9 WUBB’s Tim Leary and the Morning Showgram and Rock 106.1 WFXH’s Ryan Koch were each awarded Connect Savannah Reader’s Choice Awards. The reception took place Tuesday, May 23rd.

Tim Leary and the Morning Showgram won “Best Morning Radio Show,” while Ryan Koch was awarded “Best Local Personality.” The Connect Savannah awards cover everything from restaurants, shopping, events and music, and so much more. Winners were chosen by local readers of Connect Savannah. 

“They have great credibility, because there are readers who do the voting. They get a very accurate picture of where they stand in the community, so that’s a great value,” said Jim Morekis, Editor-in-Chief, Connect Savannah. “This is the best single snapshot of the most current trends in public opinion in our community, and a deeper look into the real workings of Savannah.”

Alpha Media, Savannah-Hilton Head VP/Market Manager, Gigi South commented on the announcement, “We are so grateful to the fans of Bob 106.9 and Rock 106.1 who voted for Ryan, Tim, Red and Claire. Our team really cares and does a lot of work in our communities. These awards are great reminders that radio is an appreciated constant companion and influencer!”

“To win this award for a second year in a row is incredible. Thank you so much to the readers of Connect Savannah and our listeners. Thank you for allowing us to do what we love every day,” remarked Leary.

“I support our creative community, that I love so much and in return that same community supported me right back by voting me Best Local Radio Personality,” added Koch.