Silas “SiMan Baby” Alexander, III is a husband to Sandra, a father to Silas the 4th, and a Broadcaster. He is a native of Eatonton, Georgia where he started his broadcasting journey at WXPQ as a board operator. It was a high school summer job that fed his interest to be a broadcaster since childhood. He has been in the field of broadcasting, both in Radio and Television now for over 30 years. He was the weatherman and the news director for WMGT-TV the NBC TV station in Macon, Georgia. He was also a videotape editor for news and field host the local show “Peachtree Morning” for 11 Alive in Atlanta in the 1990s. He has worked many formats of Radio including, Country, Heavy Metal, Jazz, Gospel, Top 40 and Urban music.
He is currently the afternoon host of “The RIDE!” from 3pm until 7pm weekdays on MAJIC 107.5/97.5.
In his 25+ years in the Atlanta Metro Area, he has been active in the community working with organizations like The March of Dimes, The Sickle Cell Foundation, The Diabetes Assn. of Atlanta, Hosea Feed the Hungry, The American Cancer Society, the 100 Black Men of South Metro Atlanta, The United Way of Metro Atlanta, The American Diabetes Assn., Foundation De Manana, the Krystal Williams Foundation, and the list goes on. He has visited numerous Atlanta area schools to interact with students of all ages about the broadcast industry as a career, positive programs, reading and “doing the right thing” in all aspects of life.
SiMan has conducted dozens of interviews with celebrities, athletes and professionals and he has made dozens of appearances and speaking engagements throughout Georgia. He hosts weekly live broadcasts from area night spots like Taboo2 to celebrate his listeners birthdays, anniversaries, graduations and accomplishments.
He is Silas Alexander, III also known as: SiMan Baby!