Nemone Metaxas

Profession: Radio DJ and Presenter

Studied: Psychology

Graduated: 1995

Biography: Graduating from The Victoria University of Manchester in 1995 with a degree in Psychology, Nemone worked as a research assistant in a psychiatric ward before she realised her ambition to work within broadcasting.

In 1997, Nemone became the presenter and producer of The Word when Kiss 105 went on air. She went on to present Galaxy 102 FM's Morning Show as well as the Network Chill Out Show and The Galaxy Chart for Manchester.

Nemone is a former champion 400 metres runner. In 1999 she won the Greater Manchester Championships and achieved qualifying times for the British Championships in 2000, but athletics took back seat as her radio career took off.

Nemone began presenting on BBC Radio 1 in 2000 and currently hosts the early breakfast show on weekdays.

On screen, Nemone has hosted the X Games in Barcelona and Ski Sunday in Livigno for BBC One's Grandstand.

 

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