May 18, 1978 |
|Show||Cubby and Carolina in the Morning|
|Time slot||6-10am, Monday through Friday|
Carolina Bermudez (born May 18, 1978) is a former radio personality on Elvis Duran and the Morning Show in New York on WHTZ ("Z100"), which is also simulcast in Miami on WHYI ("Y100"), in Philadelphia on WIOQ ("Q102"), and in various other markets around the country through syndication by Premiere Radio Networks. Carolina attended John F Kennedy High School in Warren, Ohio.
Bermudez joined Elvis Duran and Morning Zoo on January 17, 2005. Bermudez came to Z100 from Y100 in Miami, where she had been a part of the "Kenny & Footy Morning Show" (together with co-host Froggy). Ironically, this is the Miami morning show that Elvis Duran and the Morning Show would later replace in May 2006.
Originally from Ohio, Bermudez graduated from Arizona State University with a B.A. in Broadcast Journalism. She was a member of the sorority Kappa Alpha Theta. She moved to Los Angeles after college, where she studied acting. A freelance job for the Latin Billboard Awards brought her to Miami, where she worked at WHYI.
Carolina is also Senior editor at In Touch Weekly Magazine. She appears frequently on CNN Headline News Showbiz Tonight, E! News, VH1 and other entertainment programs as a contributing editor. She is also a recurring guest expert on "The Maury Povich Show" and has starred as Blanca Morales on the daytime soap opera "One Life to Live".
Bermudez is active in various charities that give back to her parents' native country, Nicaragua. They include Bridges to Community and The Mustard Seed Guild of Greater New York.
Carolina can also be heard announcing for the New York Mets on "Fiesta Latina" and "Merengue Nights"; she became the first woman ever to announce at Shea Stadium in 2007 and Citi Field in 2009.
Carolina's husband's name is Mark Grossman. His on-air alias is Clyde.
On October 18, 2010 Carolina announced on the Elvis Duran and the Morning Show that she was engaged.
On May 29, 2012 Carolina announced on the Elvis Duran and the Morning Show that after seven and a half years she will be leaving the show to pursue a career opportunity in television. She later announced she would join Long Island, New York based WLNY's new morning show " Live From The Couch".
On May 23, 2014, it was announced "Live From the Couch" had been cancelled. 4
On September 3, 2014, it was announced she would be joining Morning with Cubby on rival NY radio station KTU. 5
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