Joe has been doing radio for 32 years and teams with Ramonski Luv for "The Real Show" week-day evenings on V-103. He also does the "Back in the Day" show on Saturday evenings from 5 to10pm.
He is a native Chicagoan who graduated from Farragut High School on the West-side and Daley College on the South-side where he received his Associate of Arts Degree. Joe then moved to DeKalb where he earned his Bachelors in Radio, Television and Film at Northern Illinois University.
Joe has been married to wife Darlene for 18 years. They have 2 daughters and a son. Sonia, Samantha and Sonny. They also have 2 dogs. Katie and BJ.
Aside from his family and radio, baseball is his passion. He plays for The Yankees of The Roy Hobbs League. He has won National Championships with teams out of Dallas and Memphis.
Joe teaches Announcing and History of Radio at Kennedy King College. He is also the Lector Coordinator at St. Leonard's Church in Berwyn, Illinois.
Joe's favorite movie is The Godfather. His favorite sports team is the Chicago Cubs. His favorite musical groups are Santana and Steely Dan and his favorite color is blue. He's also quite fond of leopard print.
You can also catch up with joe @ joesotov103 on Twitter and joesoto on Facebook.
WHITE CASTLE IS TAKING VALENTINE'S DAY RESERVATIONS: White Castle has announced that they are converting their restaurants into "Love Castles" for Valentine's Day and that reservations will be required for the evening of February 14th. The chain's VP said in a press release, "We love to offer an opportunity to create memorable moments on Valentine's Day for our Cravers and the people who love them. Valentine's Day is a day to share your passions -- for people and for food -- and we can think of no better way to fulfill our Cravers insatiable appetites then to welcome them to our 'Love Castles.'" (Gothamist, WhiteCastle.com)