John is an award winning Senior Producer for PHL17’s Creative Services Department, and has been with the station since 2009, starting as an intern before working his way up to his current position. There’s a pretty good chance you’ve seen his work on air, whether it’s a promo, a commercial, or a segment produced for Weekend Philler!

Living in South Jersey most of his life, John graduated from Rowan University in 2009 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Radio, Television, and Film. After living in Philly for 4 years, John moved back to South Jersey where he currently resides.

In his spare time, John likes to read, play guitar, and play video games.

Recent Articles
  • Jet City Amplification

    Weekend Philler meets the creator of Jet City Amplification!

  • Trenton Punk Rock Flea Market – Weekend Philler

    We went to Trenton to check out a flea market that’s unlike anything else. The Trenton Punk Rock Flea Market is the perfect place to check out up-in-coming local artists while looking for those old Black Flag records you wish you still had on vinyl. And if you want to check out anything you saw in the segment: Trenton Punk Rock Flea Market 3D Printing by MuckyChris Forage Workshop Bad Art and Meow Jeff Stewart Cosmic Unicornz TPRFM Instagram TPRFM […]

  • Romano’s Pizzeria and Italian Restaurant on Weekend Philler

    Romano’s Pizzeria & Italian Restaurant located in Essington, PA is world famous for a reason: It’s the birthplace of the Stromboli! We sat down with 3rd generation owner Pete Romano to talk about the history of the Stromboli and what makes the original better than everyone else!

  • WWE Superstar AJ Styles on Weekend Philler

    WWE Superstar AJ Styles stopped by our studio for a PHENOMENAL talk about his career and what he loves about Philly. He also gave us a candid look at what was on his playlist that day in this Extra.

  • Weekend Philler – E.A. Channon

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  • Weekend Philler – James Rolfe a.k.a. The Angry Video Game Nerd

    He’s gonna take you back to the past! James Rolfe rose to fame on YouTube as The Angry Video Game Nerd over a decade now. Now with over 2 million subscribers to his YouTube channel, he puts out new content on a regular basis. He sat down with us to talk about some of his favorite moment as the Angry Video Game Nerd. For more information, check out his website at And don’t forget to check out his YouTube […]

  • Jim’s Jarhead Jerky – How Beef Jerky is Made

    We check back in with Jim’s Jarhead Jerky to take a look at how their delicious beef jerky is made. If you want to find out more about Jim’s Jarhead Jerky, check out their website!

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  • Jim’s Jarhead Jerky – Weekend Philler

    Former Marine Jim Ewen started out sending homemade beef jerky to his son-in-law stationed overseas. From word of mouth, he went from sending a couple pounds to few hundred pounds of jerky, and eventually started his own business. For more information (or if you want to order some jerky for yourself) head over to the Jim’s Jarhead Jerky website!

  • 5 Things That Make Wizard World Awesome!

    Heading to Wizard World at the Convention Center this weekend? Here’s 5 awesome things you should check out while you’re there!