Marty is the news director and morning news anchor/reporter for WICH, WCTY, WNLC and WKNL. Previously, he was assistant bureau chief for Metro Networks in Hartford where he anchored for radio stations in Hartford, New Haven and New London. He was also the state capitol correspondent, covering the governor and legislature. Marty started in Connecticut at WVVE-FM, “The Wave” in both sales and news. A native of Kentucky, Marty is a graduate of the University of Kentucky. He bleeds “BLUE” for UK football and basketball. Marty lives in East Lyme with his wife Angie and their three kids, Camden, Audrey and Amanda along with their dog, Checkers. Marty coaches youth baseball, basketball, and soccer. He enjoys cycling, golf and tennis.
Place of birth: Cynthiana, Kentucky U.S.
Three things you could, but would rather not, live without: television, Internet, smart phone
Oft used phrase or favorite quote: Hells Bells!
Cartoon, fictional, or real life character you would most like hang out with and why: Mark Wayne because he’s such a “chick” magnet.
Most shockingly awful or worst tasting thing you’ve ever eaten: Spinach doused in vinegar in elementary school lunch period.
What did you want to grow up to be? Sportscaster
On a scale of 1-10, how well do you sing? 5
Do you push the elevator button more than once? Yes
Do you have a favorite sound? If so, what is it? Babbling brook
Favorite comfort food or guilty pleasure? Don’t have either but favorite desert is pecan pie.
What’s the story behind a time when you got locked out? Too numerous to remember the exact circumstances. Out of car or house, it was a combination of being in too big a hurry or just chronic lame-brain-ness
If you had to change your first and last name, what would you change them to? Styles Bitchly
If Heaven exists, what would you like to hear God say when you arrive at the Pearly Gates? Welcome. You deserved it.