Erica, Ben and Ashleyh wake you up every weekday morning at 6am on G105, with Prank Calls, Good News, Letters To The Showgram and more!
Meet The Showgram
Erica was born and raised in Durham, North Carolina. She is a Peace College graduate (c/o 2004), but also took classes at NC State and Meredith. Erica started her radio career right here with the Showgram. Interning her sophomore year and joining the team as an Assistant Producer by junior year of college.When graduating from Peace, Erica left for NYC to pursue her radio career working with Premiere Radio Networks and CBS radio. She worked numerous jobs to “make it” in the big city and often found herself in abnormal situations which has resulted in to great stories for radio. Erica then moved to Detroit to do a morning show, while maintaining her full time gig with Premiere in NYC.
Erica remained in close contact throughout the years with the Showgram family and joining the show again is simply a homecoming. She considers Bob to be like family, and that goes for the rest of the crew.
You often hear about “Boston” who is Erica’s husband. They have a sweet 4 legged baby girl named Lucy Lou who they adopted from the Humane Society and the newest addition, baby Easton.
Keywords to describe Erica and her personality: Honest, Open, Loving, Happy and Dedicated. The glass stays half FULL! A country girl, with city flair and a big heart.
Erica is very close with her family and loves to get together with great friends! Always up for a new adventure, loves fashion and a great sale. Erica enjoys checking out new restaurants and local businesses and keeping up with the celebrity dirt. You can find her doing anything girly or shooting at the gun range in a dress. Erica is always up for making a new friend!
Ben, a Virginia native is the newest member of the Showgram family. He is a recent graduate of Radford University located in the hills of southwest Virginia. There he majored in Media Studies with a concentration in production technology and earned a minor in Chinese. He started his radio career as a promotions assistant for an ESPN affiliate and wanted to further his career toward a more involved role thus landing him at G105.
Ben moved to Raleigh in the summer of 2017 with his girlfriend, Karsen and their dog, Luna along with two rats named Gin and Tonic. They love the Raleigh area and everything it has to offer.
Outside of work Ben enjoys socializing with friends, finding new places to eat, hiking with Karsen and Luna, and playing arcade style games. He is thrilled to be apart of such a great morning show and is excited to begin his career in radio and entertainment!