Rising Star Award Recipients

Joy Taylor is a popular Miami sports talk radio host. She graduated from Barry University in 2009 with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Broadcast Communications. At Barry, she hosted her own radio show, “The Noise,” and managed the school's radio station, WBRY 1640 AM. As an undergraduate, she was also a member of Lambda Pi Eta Honor Society and a recipient of the Inaugural Dwight Lauderdale Scholarship. Since graduating, Taylor has numerous competitive and high-profile radio jobs. She is now the co-host of the Zaslow and Joy Show (AM 790 & FM 104.3). This year, the New Times Broward-Palm Beach named Taylor “Best AM Radio Breakout Star.” Taylor supports many local charities by donating her time and talents and is actively involved with Women in Distress of Broward County and the Jason Taylor Foundation.