Monty in the Morning

Tim Montemayor is known to his listeners as Monty, is the host of “Monty in the Morning ” on 1580 The Fanatic! Monty has more than 25 years of major market radio experience including Chicago, San Francisco, and Los Angeles. He has worked at legendary stations like KLAC in Los Angeles, WSCR in Chicago, and KNBR & KGO in San Francisco, where Monty won an Edward R Murrow award at KGO for breaking news/live coverage in 2013. Monty grew up in Chicago where he began listening to talk radio as a kid, and eventually got his first job as a teenager in Suburban Chicago. Monty enjoys luxury cars, traveling the world, and is passionate about fitness and nutrition.


Jake Montemayor is the co-host and Executive Producer of “Monty in the Morning”. Jake produces The Monty Show daily VLOG on Youtube, and before joining 1580 The Fanatic, co-hosted “The Monty Show” podcast. Jake played college baseball at Contra Costa College in San Francisco, where he studied business and culinary arts. A passionate sports fan, Jake grew up in Chicago before moving to Southern California to pursue a baseball career.  Jake is a licensed Real Estate Agent in Arizona and a certified Car Guy! On the weekends you can find Jake at cars & coffee in Scottsdale, his dream car is a Lamborghini Huracan!