Boonton, Nj, United States
"WEEKEND WILLIE" aka WILLIAM WESTHOVEN
is an award-winning multimedia journalist, author, lecturer and radio host. Formerly a store manager for the infamous Crazy Eddie, and currently a reporter for USA Today Network, his work appears regularly in several NJ newspapers including the Bergen Record, Asbury Park Press and the Daily Record, along with USA Today and Gannett Newspapers across the United States. His work also has been featured in Guitar World and the Huffington Post. His interview subjects range from legends such as Bob Hope, Dick Clark, BB King and Les Paul to dozens of Rock Hall of Fame inductees. He has won both state and national honors, including seven first-place awards from the NJ Press Association for Critical Writing.