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Posted: 12:54 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012

Ricky Padilla

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Ricky Padilla
Known as the hardest working man in Orlando, Ricky Padilla has been holding it down on the radio for a over 10 years. Ricky began his dream as an intern and worked his way up through the ranks he landed his first Full Time on air slot. Ricky Padilla was born March 4, in Newark, New Jersey. At the age of 12, Ricky's family relocated to Orlando, were he ended up attended Lake Howell High School and earned a baseball scholarship to Seminole Community College. After completing his A.A., Ricky transferred to the University of Central Florida, and graduated with a Bachelors degree in Organizational Communications. While attending UCF, Ricky applied for an internship with a local radio station in Orlando and was hired as a part-time promotions assistant. From there, Ricky began working part time on-air shifts during the weekends, and eventually earned a full time position doing overnights. 4 years later, Ricky is now holding down your 3pm to 7pm on Power 95.3! At 3 O'clock you takeover POWER 95.3 with the 3 O'clock Take Over! You pick the music you want to hear and Ricky plays it. The at 4:30pm, DJ Nasty joins Ricky Padilla for the 95 Minute Commercial Free POWER Mix, an uninterrupted mix of the hottest songs in the city, new and old, to get you through that rush hour traffic!