AJ "El Kallejero" Ramos Biography
AJ “El Kallejero” Ramos is a dynamic, hard-working individual who always puts effort and enthusiasm into everything he does. Born on July 20, 1985 into a Salvadorian family, AJ has already made a name for himself as an excellent promotions supervisor, sales associate and an on-air personality for WXNY 96.3 WCAA 105.9 in the New York City market where he worked for more than 6 years. AJ obtained his Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice, minored in Journalism and is currently pursuing a Masters in Communications. His passion for radio led him to work as one of the very first in WXNY 96.3 and WCAA 105.9 promotions department where he interacted with the listeners on activations and went live on the air from the streets, which provided AJ with his street credibility. AJ has been on the air around the clock covering every day shifts (11am-2am) and his regular on-air shifts (2-5am Friday and Saturdays) (3-7pm Sundays). Currently, AJ also hosts a variety of internet radio shows and interviews celebrity guests as well as demonstrates his talent as a host at various clubs, concerts, events and festivals all around the country. AJ’s celebrity interviews within the years have included celebrities such as Johnny Marines from Aventura, Kat De Luna, Bachata Heightz, Carlos Arroyo from the Miami Heat, Snooki from the Jersey Shore, and Cosculluela just to name a few. AJ’s notoriety within the urban Latino community and second generation Latinos around the world has provided him with artist credibility and even earned him the nickname “The Salvadorian Ryan Seacrest.” AJ’s 6-year experience in sales, marketing, and promotions has helped him exceed in client satisfaction and made him into the on-air personality he is today. AJ’s future goal is expanding his passion in radio globally. AJ continues to be a role model for today’s youth specifically with regards to higher education and is a big advocate of charities and community events. In addition, AJ accepted another challenge and brought his unique style and flavor to Las Vegas on KGRT 99.3 fm Monday to Friday from 7pm-12am. AJ’s show rated #1 in the Latin market and top 3 General markets in all demographics. He also increased sales and brought life to the Las Vegas community. AJ recently received an award by the Hispanic Coalition of New York and was named a “40 Rising Star Under 40.” Some people say that AJ “is the future of Hispanic radio, a Latino trendsetter and is a social network monster.” His fan base continues to grow nationwide and worldwide. His client friendly demeanor has led him to work with clients like, Marc Ecko, Hennessy, Verizon, T- Mobile, Voli Vodka, Heinkenen, just to name a few. AJ currently took on another challenge and recently became the newest member of the SBS family in New York City, bringing back home his unique style and flavor to WPAT 93.1 and WSKQ 97.9.