Dan Doherty

STAA Member
Location: West Islip, NY
To reach client call STAA:
(949) 648-STAA

Media Experience

Cageside Press - Senior Editor May 2017 – Present
  • Manage over 25 staff writers
  • Edit articles on WordPress and promote on social media
  • Provide live coverage of mixed martial arts events both in-person and remotely
  • Interview and report on professional mixed martial artists
Long Island Ducks - Media Relations/Broadcast Assistant - Central Islip, NY March 2018 – Oct. 2018
  • Broadcasted games while serving as engineer, updating live scoreboard, and updating Twitter
  • Compiled daily stat packs and reviewed game notes for distribution
  • Created daily promotional video for social media
  • Interviewed players/coaches and assisted local media personnel
Throwin’ Elbows MMA - Podcast Host March 2017 – April 2018
  • Hosted weekly MMA podcast with co-host via Skype
  • Edited episodes with ProTools/Audacity
  • Uploaded, titled, and created descriptions of episodes on SoundCloud, iTunes, and Stitcher
WICB/VIC Radio Sports Dept. - Sportscaster - Ithaca, NY Sept. 2014 – Dec. 2017
  • Delivered three two-minute sport updates weekly covering Ithaca, Cornell, and national sports
  • Broadcasted play-by-play of football, lacrosse, soccer, softball, and basketball games
  • Engineered live game broadcasts
  • Hosted weekly solo hour-long MMA Radio Show
Gladius Fights/Global Grappling League - Ring Announcer - Ithaca, NY May 2016 – Dec. 2017
  • Introduced upcoming fighters and background information
  • Announced advertisements and sponsor reads between rounds
  • Declared official decisions of fights
ICTV - Host – Big Red FaceOff - Ithaca, NY Sept. 2017 – Nov. 2017
  • Called Cornell Hockey highlights
  • Analyzed game performances and implications with on-air talent
  • Constructed script for 30-minute television program
Camp Winadu - Sports Broadcasting Specialist - Pittsfield, MA June 2017 – Aug. 2017
  • Taught three five-day courses on sports broadcasting to children
  • Produced and edited weekly podcast with students
  • Served as general counselor of campers
Fansided Inc. - Site Expert – Cage Pages March 2016 – April 2017
  • Managed over 30 staff writers
  • Edited articles on WordPress and promoted on social media
  • Published minimum of 25 self-written articles monthly
  • Interviewed and reported on professional mixed martial artists

Skills: HTML, Audio Vault, Zetta, Photoshop, ProTools/Audacity, Premiere, Boxcast, Pointstreak

Education

Ithaca College - Ithaca, New York December 2017
Bachelor of Science in Sport Media
GPA: 3.75/4.0
Dean’s List: Fall 2014, Fall 2015, Spring 2016

References

  • Michael Pfaff - General Manager - Long Island Ducks
  • Doug Cohen - Assistant General Manager - Long Island Ducks
  • Jeremy Menard - Director of Television and Radio Operations - Ithaca College
  • Jay Anderson - Owner/Senior Editor - Cageside Press