Alex Gold


Education
  • University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS
  • William Allen White School of Journalism & Mass Communications
  • B.S. in Broadcast Journalism, History Minor
Broadcast Experience
SB NATION RADIO NETWORK, Houston, TX (Gow Media)
  • National Sports Talk Radio Host (2018-Present)
    • Hosted “ The Gold Standard” weeknights from 10pm-1am on affiliates in markets such as Houston, Dallas, Las Vegas, Phoenix, Kansas City & Oklahoma City.
    • Hosted “ The Charlie Epps Golf Hour” Saturday mornings with legendary swing coach Charlie Epps and Bill Harmon.
KQBL-HD2 99.1 FM ESPN BOISE, Boise, ID (Impact Radio Group)
  • Afternoon Drive Sports Talk Host/Assistant Program Director (2016-2018)
    • Co-Hosted Afternoon Drive Sports Talk Show from 2-6 PM daily
    • Hosted “ After The Game” Boise State Football Postgame
    • Assist with creation of imaging, including writing scripts & producing for station
    • Assist with brainstorming and execution of promotions
WIBW- 580 AM RADIO, Topeka, KS (Alpha Media)
  • Afternoon Drive Sports Talk Host/Reporter/Account Executive (2014-2016)
    • Hosted Afternoon Drive Sports Talk Show from 4-6 PM daily.
    • Reporter for the KC Royals, KC Chiefs, Kansas Jayhawks and Kansas State Wildcats.
    • Anchored Sports Updates to affiliates across the state of Kansas.
KGSO- 1410 AM SPORTS RADIO, Wichita, KS (Steckline Communications)
  • Host/Account Executive (2013-2014)
    • Hosted Morning Drive Sports Talk show from 6-9 AM daily along with Wichita State Basketball pregame shows.
KCSP- 610 AM SPORTS RADIO, Kansas City, MO (Entercom Radio)
  • Fill-in Host (May 2013-September 2013)
    • Hosted “The Night Shift” and filled in during afternoon drive when needed.
    • Hosted KU Football Pregame show.
  • Producer/Board-Op/Update Anchor (2012- 2013)
    • Assisted with brainstorming of show content for the stations local programming.
    • Wrote copy and voiced sports updates.
  • Intern (January 2012- May 2012)
    • Intern for "Fescoe in The Morning" on 610 Sports Radio in Kansas City.
Freelance/Play-by-Play
NFHS NETWORK, Boise, ID
  • Play-by-Play Broadcaster (2017-Present)
KNOLOGY/FREE STATE STUDIOS, Lawrence, KS (Knology)
  • Producer (2011-2013)
    • Produced a weekly sports show "The Drive” that aired on Knology/WOW Channel 6 in Lawrence, Kansas and on Metro Sports in Kansas City.
KANSAS CITY RENEGADES, Kansas City, MO
  • Public Address Announcer (2013-2014)
    • PA announcer for the CPIFL’s Kansas City Renegades Arena Football organization.
810 VARSITY, Overland Park, KS (Union Broadcasting)
  • Play-by-Play Broadcaster (2011-2012)
Additional Qualifications
    • Audio editing in Adobe Audition, NewsBoss and CoolEdit systems.
    • Experience operating WideOrbit & NexGen Automation systems

Honors and Awards
All-American Honorable Mention (2013 Sportscasters Talent Agency of America)
Chiefs “Rock The Mic” Reporter Finalist (2012 Kansas City Chiefs)
“Big Gig KC” Radio Host Finalist (2011 610 Sports Radio-Kansas City)

References:
Bob Fescoe (Morning Drive Sports Host) 610 Sports Radio in Kansas City
Darrell Calton (CEO) Impact Radio Group
Jake Lebahn (Sports Director) 580 WIBW Radio
Jon Chelesnik (Founder/Broadcaster) STAA