WXXI AM News

Juan Vazquez

Digital Engagement Facilitator

Juan is responsible for digital audience engagement and digital strategies for WXXI News. He also fills in for Morning Edition and All Things Considered.

As a life-long Western New Yorker, Juan has had extensive experience in broadcasting, audience engagement, and promotion.

Juan was Director of Marketing and Public Affairs at World Trade Center Buffalo Niagara where he developed project and event management experience, budget creation and monitoring, and fundraising/sponsorship planning and solicitation and serving as a representative on the Binational Economic Developers Association.   

Juan's broadcasting experience includes stints at his hometown of Dunkirk, NY along with Batavia, NY where he handled morning shows, news reporting, operations, and sports play-by-play.  Juan has a B.S. in Communications from the SUNY Fredonia and an M.B.A. from SUNY Empire State.

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Sheryl Crow, Youn Sun Nah, and Jeff Coffin "In Orbit" were some of the artists that performed Thursday at the 2017 Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival. Check out the sights from the festival though the lens of photographer Fred SanFilipo on our Flickr page

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Youn Sun Nah thrilled audiences with her performance at Harro East Ballroom at the 2017 Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival. Here's part of her performance from Thursday night.

Video by Martin Kaufman

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Wednesday at the 2017 Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival included Marcia Ball, Monty Alexander, and was headlined by Mavis Staples. See all the photos from Wednesday at the Jazz Festival through the lens of photographer Fred SanFilipo on our Flickr page

Mavis Staples headlined Wednesday's performances at the 2017 Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival. Here's one of her numbers from the show.

Video by Martin Kaufman

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Tuesday at the 2017 Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival was led by Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox along with performances by groups like LSAT and Vanishing Sun Band. Get a peek of the action from Tuesday at the Jazz Fest through the eye of photographer Fred SanFilipo on our Flickr page

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Conrad Herwig Latin Side, Jae Sinnett's Zero to 60 Quartet, and Lera Lynn were some of the performers that took the stage Monday night at the 2017 Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival. View the photos from Monday on our Flickr page courtesy of photographer Fred SanFilipo.

Xerox Rochester Int'l Jazz Festival

Herb Smith's Freedom Trio performed at The Little Theatre during the third day of the 2017 Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival. Here's a number from their set as captured by WXXI's Martin Kaufman.

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Fred Costello, Derek Gripper, and Jack Broadbent were some of the artists that delighted audiences for the third day of the 2017 Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival. Relive the third day through photos by photographer Fred SanFilipo on our Flickr page.

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The second day of the 2017 Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival was highlighted by Maceo Parker, Al Chez & The Brothers of Funk, and the Billy Childs Quartet. Take a glimpse of the second day of the festival through the lens of photographer Fred SanFilipo on our Flickr page

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The first day of the Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival featured Joss Stone, Gwilym Simcock, Barbra Lica, and a slew of other artists to kick off the festival. Check out the sights on our Flickr page from photographer Fred SanFilipo.

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