DJ/Host (Radio); Host/Presenter
Mike Wagner is a 35+ year broadcasting, voiceover, and radio personality with experience in greater Chicago, Southern Illinois, Milwaukee and in Bismarck, North Dakota since 2007.
Mike has been the host of The Mike Wagner Show since 2018, and serves as an occasional fill-in host at KFYR radio in Bismarck, North Dakota plus news, sports and serves as executive producer.
Began broadcasting in 1982 at WHCM Harper College in Palatine, IL as a DJ, newscaster and sports director. Later went to Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, IL to finish his Radio-TV degree and worked at WSIU-FM, WIDB and Southern Illinois Media Services as announcer and producer.
Mike came back to Chicago in 1987 and worked at WRMN/WJKL in Elgin IL and later went to WKTA/WNVR in Northbrook in 1993.
Later, he expanded his career serving as master of ceremonies for numerous events in the Chicago area plus serving as consultant for WCLR-FM in Arlington Heights.
In 2006, Mike returned to broadcasting to serve as play-by-play sportscaster and producer for WRLR-FM in Round Lake Heights, IL and began his voiceover career with Rainmaker's Marketing in Milwaukee,
Mike furthered his career in 2007 serving as interim general manager, voice talent and consultant at KDKT in Western North Dakota and joining KFYR in Bismarck in his now current position in 2010.
Mike has also filled in as play-by-play announcer for KEYZ-AM in Williston, ND and also contributed as PA announcer at Dacotah Speedway in Mandan for one season, plus contributed to commercials for various auto dealerships in Western North Dakota, Sarasota, FL etc.
The Mike Wagner Show began in August 2018 on podcast interviewing the biggest names and upcoming talent in entertainment, sports, business, health, paranormal, political and religious figures today including celebrities like Sandy Helberg, Eddie Deezen, Carl Gottlieb, Richard Karn, Ron Dante, Laurene Landon, Billy Craig, Sadie Katz, Sean Kanan, Cady McClain, Jim Peterik and many others around the world!
Listen to the Mike Wagner Show on themikewagnershow.com, also on 30+ podcast platforms including Facebook, Spreaker, Spotify, Soundcloud, Iheart Radio, Anchor FM, iTunes, Apple Music, Deezer, Amazon, Audible, Podbean, Buzzsprout, Pandora, TuneIn and YouTube on the Mike Wagner Show channel plus follow The Mike Wagner Show on Instagram and Twitter!