Our On-Air Staff
Meet George Schmitt!
George's job at Bold Gold Media entails many things, including the morning show host on Classic Hits 105.3 from 5am to 9am and the much acclaimed "Rush Hour Rewind" from 5 to 6pm. You may also hear him from time to time on 95.3 DNH "THE RAIL" as well as Wayne-Pike News Radio. He's been hosting the morning show on Classic Hits 105.3 since February 19th, 2011 and he previously hosted the morning show on 95.3 DNH for 13 years. In addition to the on-air portion of his job, George is the Pocono Lake Region location's Program Director for Classic Hits 105.3, 95.3 DNH "THE RAIL" and Wayne-Pike News Radio. He also develops, produces, and implements many of the station promotions and contests, as well as writing and producing many of the commercials you hear on air. George has been in the radio industry since 1980 and has been on Honesdale radio for over 32 years. When asked what he enjoys most about his job, George said being able to broadcast in and to the community he grew up in, with family, friends, and neighbors, is the best part. He's enjoys the daily interaction in person and on social media with listeners. His favorite artist is Eric Carmen and the Raspberries. Much of George's time outside of work is spent outside in the fresh air doing one of his many hobbies, as well as spending time with his children and grandchildren (and occasionally sleeping).
Meet Adam Owens!
Adam Owens has hosted mornings on 95.3 since 2016. A natural entertainer, Adam has worked at radio stations in New Hampshire, New York and Pennsylvania since 2000. He loves to cook, eat, travel, and he races a 1991 BMW 318 in the "24 Hours of Lemons" endurance racing series. Adam is a multiple winner of the prestigious "Best Local Radio Personality" award and loves helping listeners start their day with a fun and exciting show every weekday morning.
Meet Nate Tower!
Nate Tower has been involved in music in one form or another for almost all of his life. Nate has a degree in Music Business and Entertainment Industries from the University of Miami. He has held internships at Warner Bros. Music and Maverick Records in Miami as well as the legendary WPLJ in New York City where he occasionally conducted “man on the street” interviews on the air.
Nate has had the pleasure of working at WTTT in Massachusetts, and KMCK in Arkansas. In his other life, Nate has a strong passion for music education that has brought him around the world including trips to India, Italy, Australia, and more recently, even on cruise ships.
He is proud to now call Northeast PA home with his wife and two daughters - what an amazing place to raise kids! Nate is a licensed FAA pilot, an ASA-certified sailor, piano instructor and self- proclaimed foodie!
Meet Justin Gombita!
Justin is the news extraordinaire at Bold Gold Media, among other things. Justin graduated from Honesdale High School in 2019, and has a degree in Audio/Visual Communications from Luzerne County Community College. When he's not writing stories for Wayne Pike News Radio, 95.3 The Rail, Classic Hits 105.3, and WaynePikeNews.com, Justin is making graphics, videos, and social media posts.
In High School Justin was a part of Honesdale's Center Stage Club, working tech for school plays and assemblies. In his free time Justin likes to create animations, write and record music, build Lego sets, make movies with his friends, and nap.