Chad Dukes is a radio personality and host of several sports-related podcasts who landed on the hot waters in October of 2020. During his regular show, the radio show host made inappropriate remarks that cost him his job.
Following wiki, based on the life of Chad unfolds details on him the even that transpired, so scroll down to learn more about him and his career along with his relationship.
Chad Dukes Comments, Fired
DC sports radio 106.7 the Fan’s long time host Chad Dukes was fired in October of 2020. The station’s parent company announced the host’s dismissal in an emailed statement.
The senior Vice-President and marketing manager of Entercom Washington D.C. Ivy Savoy-Smith vocalized that the company has zero tolerance for the type of speech coming from any of the employees.
She further added that any host of the stations are the brand ambassador for the company. And if comments of similar natures are made, then the company wouldn’t want any affiliation regarding that.
But, as of the time of this writing, it hasn’t been clear what comment he made which caused the action that transpired.
The station made a brief on-air announcement of laying Duke off was made before the start of the station’s drive-time show, The Sports Junkies.
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Biography — Age, Birthday, Zodiac
Chad Dukes was born on 7 December 1978. He turned 41 years old while celebrating his birthday in December of 2020.
Based on that, Chad secured Sagittarius as his zodiac sign.
Chad Dukes Real Name, Parents, Siblings
Real name Chad Sisson, Chad Dukes was born to his father Thomas W Sisson and his mother Joann J Sisson. By occupation, both of his parents were teacher hailing from Virginia. As strict as his parents were, he wouldn’t get away with any of the hooligans he made.
However, his parents divorced early on and his mother moved away. So, his father and his grandparents played a huge role in raising him and his only sibling, his brother Casey Sisson.
Chad Dukes Height, Weight, Distinct Features
Chad Dukes stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches (1.72 meters) as listed on several online news outlets. Whereas, his chubby body measured 82 kilograms (136 lbs) which kept fluctuating.
As for his distinct features, he had receding hair but he also kept his hair long at a certain point in his life.
Social Media Reach: Instagram, Facebook, Twitter
Getting into the details on his social media reach, Chad Duke’s Instagram account gathered 13.7k followers. Likewise, his Twitter account earned impressive 65.7k followers.
Moreover, Chad is also on Facebook with 4494 followers at the time of this writing.
Chad Dukes Net Worth, Salary, Education
It might come as a surprise to many to know Chad Dukes had trouble finding a suitable career.
In an interview with nrablog.com Chad Dukes uttered, how he tried pursuing several routes as a viable career. But it all fell apart including his gig as a stand-up comedian.
As a young kid, Chad and his brother did a talk show titled Chad and Casey Talk Show which they taped recorded it. Though he self-proclaimed it to be awful, it gave him a glimpse of hope that he could pursue hosting radio shows as a job.
While in college, Chad listened to The Sports Junkie show which provided more clarity to his future career.
Chad eventually interned for The Sports Junkies at the radio station, got the job, and quit college and the rest was history.
Virginia, Burke-native radio host joined 106.7 WJFK in 2007 and worked until August of 2009. After leaving 106.7 WJFK, he went on to join 106.7 The Fan DC in 2009 and worked until his dismissal in October of 2020.
Chad also partnered with former Redskins linebacker LaVar Arrington to host The LaVar Arrington Show with Chad Dukes. But after LaVar resigned, the Afternoon Drive Sports talk show was named Chad Dukes vs. the World.
In 2019, Duke had signed a two-year extension contract with 106.7 The Fan. He announced the extension of the contract via Twitter.
Besides his career at 106.7 The Fan, he also co-hosted Rodkast and Big O and Dukes, a podcast.
As for education, Chad Dukes attended Lake Braddock Secondary School. Whereas, he also attended George Mason University.
During his time in the station, Chad Dukes made around $100 thousand salaries per year. And whatever he made contributed to his sizable net worth of nearly $4 million.
Who Is Chad Dukes Wife?
Chad Dukes reportedly tied knots with his wife Daisy Dukes in July of 2012. As he mentioned on his Twitter, the married couple started dating each other at a young age.
In January 2016, Chad’s fans speculated that he and his wife separated. But contrary to that, the couple came even stronger and set out on a business venture together.
As reported, the married duo started a brick and mortar store called Commonwealth Dry Goods in Fairfax.
As of the time of this piece, Chad and Daisy have an unnamed son.
Last modified: October 31, 2020