Calipso Aranda was born in Nayarit, Mexico and moved to the U.S. with hopes of a better future. She started to focus in her career at the young age of 13 years old when she realized that she wanted to become a young actress. It wasn’t until her mother got tired of her nagging and placed her in acting classes to help her improve her skills. She then realized that radio had to be a part of her life and put herself through broadcasting school. After graduating, she landed at her first radio station job in Promotions. She then finally got her chance to rock the LA radio Airwaves as a part time host on Sundays then was asked to co-host the mornings at Exitos 93.9 a top 40 format was then given the opportunity to host fill in shifts for Radio Centro 93.9 FM with more than 3yrs of On-air experience Radio has and will always be her passion .
Calipso worked as a News Host Reporter for EDI Media of G&E Studios reporting the Traffic , Weather and News to 10 states and was a Weekend Host for Trend Detective and Global Monitor where she edited and produced the shows , Calipso also was also in charge of News Script writer for Mexico , Tijuana and Mexico City News of more than 120 stories per day and she loved it .
She was eager to work as hard as she could, and was later asked to assist as a part time Production Assistant. Her job was to also interview many Latino Actors and Artist such as Lupe Ontiverios, Tony Plana , Rick Najera , Gustavo Galindo, Will Dog from Ozomatli and La Santa Cecelia , Ice T & CoCo. Calipso wanted to further her talents in Writing , and became an Avid Blogger for the radio station and also was a columnist writer for an Online Magazine. Currently she is at iHeart Radio as a Producer for Alex Gervasi who is Middays 10-3pm and the Producer for The Community Council Shows airing Sunday’s on 102.7 KIIS FM , ALT 98.7 , REAL 92.3 , and KLAC
She is also a PI at The Academy Of Radio & TV Broadcasting and a teaches lectures on Radio.
On-Air Host for Dash Radio Live Every Saturday’s 1-4pm & Monday-Friday 4-6pm on DASH LATIN X Station
“A dream won’t do much until you do something for it.”