Jay Young, Host
For the past 25 years, Jay has let his voice be heard in radio broadcasting and morning shows across the country. He has worked in Idaho, Alabama, Tennessee, Kansas, and California. Over the years, Jay interviewed several celebrities and is looking forward to interviewing even more now since joining DAYBREAK. He has participated in several radiothons, raised over 7 million dollars for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, and has worked with Relay for Life. He is also the recipient of several distinguished awards from all major cities. Jay has been married for 25 years with 4 kids and one grandchild. When he is not with his family he enjoys spending time playing basketball and restoring his 1968 Camaro
Jay Young hosts this Live fast-paced and fun-filled morning magazine that will keep you tuned in all morning. Packed full of interviews, insights and features, DayBreak USA is fun, intelligent and positive radio thatís great for the entire family.
USA Newsmaker Interview: Live, In-studio and telephone interviews with headline-making guest and celebrities from across the United States and around the world. Guaranteed to be insightful, thought-provoking and unpredictable.
USA Lifestyles: On-going segments on parenting, trends in education, fashion and religion, recreational information and travel. Also tips on career advancements, fashion, dieting and other news for busy people.
USA Sports: Live updates and interviews with players, coaches, sportswriters and fans on any major sports event, generating interest across the USA.
USA NewsBreak: Breaking news, live, from the worldwide resources of the IRN/USA Radio Network. Stay up-to-the minute with headlines as you make your way to work or school.
Commentary on Today: Provocative, thoughtful commentary from national figures on issues facing America. We seek solutions, not blame. Always exciting and part of DayBreak USA's commitment to make people think.
Focus on You: Discussions on issues that affect your physical and mental well-being. Hosts and experts will offer insights into dieting, exercise and relationships.
USA Health Horizon: Upbeat focus on developing health headlines and how Americans and their families will be impacted. Will include a variety of information from physicians, the Surgeon General and the FDA.
Jason Rico, Producer
Jason Rico joined DAYBREAK in 2011. He has more than 10 years of experience in the media where 6 of those have been in professional broadcasting. He started as a studio and field camera operator. He eventually worked he was to become a multi-camera director where he directed and assisted in the production of a wide range of programs which included music concerts, talk shows, and major events. Now as the producer of DAYBREAK his goal is to extend the range of audience and to freshen the shows sound and look. Together with DAYBREAK's new host, Jay Young, they will work together to bring the latest in news, entertainment, business, sports, fashion, and health.