Rob Mason

(credit: George Fox/CBS Detroit)

(credit: George Fox/CBS Detroit)

I started my radio career at the age of 19 while earning my degree from the University of Michigan. My first passion was sports broadcasting, and I spent years as a play-by-play man for basketball, football and hockey games. Since then, I have worked at various stations and formats in Detroit as an on-air personality.

I later developed an interest for advertising and marketing, and left radio to pursue a new career.  For more than 15 years, I served as a General Manager and Owner of three local ad agencies. Now having returned to radio, it is a pleasure working as a news anchor for such a legendary station as WWJ.

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U-M Prof Worries Thanksgiving Dinner To Become Like Tailgate Before The Big ‘Shopping’ Game

Wooten expects to see more and more stores and malls opening earlier and earlier on Thanksgiving Day in the future.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/29/2013

Pit Bull Spay/Neuter Mandatory In Local Community

Pit-bull owners in Ypsilanti Township who don’t have their dogs spayed or neutered could face jail time.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/15/2013

Angels Night Curfew Goes Into Effect Tonight

Detroit police, firefighters and thousands of volunteers are getting ready for Angels Night, and a big part of the effort is a curfew that’ll go into effect tonight.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/29/2012

Involuntary Intervention: New Bill Looks To Give More Power To Parents

The bill that would allow a spouse, relative, guardian or practitioner to petition to force an individual to be sent for treatment if believed to be a danger to themselves or others.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/05/2012

Small Plane Crashes Near Ann Arbor, Pilot Hospitalized

A man was taken to the hospital after his single-engine, two-seat plane crashed near the Ann Arbor Municipal Airport.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/06/2012

Court Date For Dad Who Let His 9-Year-Old Drive

Shawn Weimer was arrested a month ago after allowing his young daughter to drive him to a convenience store because he had been drinking.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/08/2011

Man Gets Life Term For Ordering Journalist’s Death

A life sentence has been issued in the 2007 shooting death of a former Detroit News reporter.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/27/2011

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