Christo sees Mage as an integral part of the station. “We were growing and changing. I need and have needed different management consultants to help. if whatever we’re doing is groundbreaking, then I also want the best, most enlightened organization.”
The Boston Globe
– Jane Christo, General Manager, WBUR
Jane Christo has been General Manager of WBUR since 1979. Prior to that, she served as the station’s Director of Development and Promotion. Under her guidance, WBUR’s weekly cumulative audience has risen by over 500%, to 420,000. In addition, the station has won some of the most prestigious awards in broadcasting, including four Major Armstrong Awards and two George Foster Peabody Awards. In the last four years, WBUR has also received a total of 22 awards from the Associated Press.