By Rose Reeder
Miami, Fl – Rev. Dr. Jimmie Brown, known as Chief Jimmie Brown to the South Florida Urban community, is one of the most successful and well-known legendary radio personalities.
After hosting “Hot Talk” for 25 years, he is making his return to the radio airwaves with the “Chief Jimmie Brown” show. Starting Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015 from 11 p.m. to 1 a.m. on WMBM 1490 AM Radio. Listen live by streaming on line via mobile app and/or computer.
The “Chief Jimmie Brown” show will offer listeners a fresh take on the issues affecting the community – from politics and history relevant to the community, to youth issues and community empowerment issues.
Chief Brown – a multi-talented host, author, pastor, war veteran with accomplishments that span law enforcement, radio and education. Brown’s unprecedented achievement in Urban Radio remains unrivaled and over the years has built a strong reputation for developing his diverse audience throughout the Tri-County market.
Over two decades on the radio, Brown received numerous awards and prestigious recognition for excellence and outstanding achievement in the radio industry and community service. Brown also serves on several boards.
For more information on WMBM: http://www.wmbm.com. Call-in numbers are: (305) 953-9626 Miami-Dade County, (954) 525-1490 Broward County, toll free (888) 599-WMBM
Dr. Chief Jimmie Brown
Dr. Brown served as a United Methodist Pastor for 37 years, retiring in 2011. During this time Dr. Brown led the congregations of Saint Paul UMC, Mount Sinai UMC, Kerr Memorial UMC, Ebenezer UMC, and Harris Chapel UMC. He is a veteran of the U.S. Air Force (1962 – 1969). He received the Bronze Star and the Air Force Commendation Medal for his service during the Vietnam War.
Dr. Brown is a retired Division Chief of Miami-Dade Police Department, 30 years. During his tenure, Dr. Brown rose through the ranks from Police Officer to Division Chief. Upon his retirement in 1999, he was Chief of the Special Investigation Division.
Additionally, he has hosted the popular talk show “Hot Talk” for over 25 years. He is currently an adjunct professor at Barry and Everest Universities. He is the co-author of No Glory Without a Story, author God Wants You to Win, Save Your Marriage and Develop A Lifelong Love (with Michelle), “Inexpensive (Legal) Ways to lower Your Credit Score”, “The Top Ten Reasons Why You Aren’t Where You Want to Be Yet (And how to get there)” and other books. Website: http://www/chiefjimmiebrown; Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/pub/chief-jim-brown/a/540/230 ;Profile on facebook https://www.facebook.com/chiefjimmy.brown?fref=ts