S. G. “Chico the Virgo” Wesley is one of the most popular radio personalities in South Florida. For more than 42 years, millions of listeners have tuned in to listen to his smooth sounds. Chico Wesley has held the number one ratings spot at various radio stations, including WANM Tallahassee, WPOM West Palm Beach, WRBD Fort Lauderdale, WEDR Miami, and WHQT Hot 105.1 Hollywood, where he entertains listeners on Saturday and Sunday Afternoons.
Chico was born in Hollywood, Fl and raised in Fort Lauderdale, where he attended Stranahan High School. He excelled as a student and a versatile athlete, participating in basketball, track and swimming. In 1976, he received a Bachelor’s Degree in Corrections and Sociology from Florida A&M University.
Chico is the only radio personality in Florida who holds both the “Radio Announcer of the Year” from Black Radio Exclusive and Jack the Rapper conventions.
In 2006, he retired after 6 years with Miami-Dade County, having served as Special Assistant to the Executive Director of the Office of Community Relations. He served as Lead Member of the Good Will Ambassadors, Lead Member of the Crisis Prevention and Response Team. Chico remains actively involved in community, social and civic organizations. He is a member of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Free Masons, a Motivational Speaker for Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach County Public Schools, and presently a Board Member of the Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers. For many years Chico served as a mentor for the 5000 Role Models of Excellence. He is also a member of the Fountain of New Life Church in Pembroke Pines/Miami Gardens Florida.
As part of his mission of service to the community, Chico serves senior citizens in a year-round breakfast program in the city of West Park. He received several proclamations from Miami-Dade County, Broward County and the City of Miami for his service in the community
Chico is happily married to Veronica Swindell Wesley and is the proud father of four beautiful children.