Bob Ottenhoff

Bob Ottenhoff
Bob Ottenhoff

Amy Niles has resigned as President and CEO of WBGO. The decision came after a consultation with the Board of Trustees and a board-requested independent counsel review of WBGO’s management policies.

WBGO founder and inaugural station manager Robert Ottenhoff will serve as the station’s interim President and CEO.

WBGO Board of Trustees Chairman Karl Frederic gave a statement about the changes.

Bright Moments! Celebrating Dorthaan at 80!

Apr 27, 2018

Celebrating Newark's 'First Lady of Jazz,'  the WBGO News team spoke with WBGO founder Bob Ottenhoff, NJPAC president John Schreiber, and Bethany Baptist Church member Linda Caldwell Epps about Dorthaan Kirk's influence in jazz and the community.