OFM’s original bearded ginger, almost needs no introduction, especially if you’ve been tuning in since before dawn…Born in Bloemfontein on 18 October 1984, Gerben was also raised in the City of Roses. He is a proud alumnus of the University of the Free State, where he also met his wife, during a second year Verbal Communication reassessment exam, ‘ironically enough’, as he recalls.Gerben already started his radio career as production assistant for a community radio station at the tender age of 12. In 2003, he joined KovsieFM as the Breakfast presenter, a position he held for three years. He then joined OFM for two years thereafter, and returned to community radio for another two years. In 2017, he re-joined OFM.And, what you hear is what you get - unpretentious, authentic, a genuinely funny, nice guy.Gerben fondly remembers the first time he realised the power of radio. It was during his time as campus breakfast presenter when a listener made contact to let him know that Gerben really ...
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Air Date: 17 Sep 2021
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