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
KQBL-HD2 99.1 FM ESPN BOISE, Boise, ID ( Impact Radio Group)
  • Afternoon Drive Sports Talk Host/Assistant Program Director (2016-Present)
    • 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.
KUJH-TV, Lawrence, KS ( University of Kansas)
  • Sports Director /Anchor/Reporter (2011-2013)
    • Anchored sports during daily campus newscast and assigned on-site reporter for daily coverage of the 2012 Final Four and Big 12 men's basketball tournaments.
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)
KAB Scholarship Recipient (2012 Kansas Association of Broadcasters)
“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
Jake Lebahn (Sports Director) 580 WIBW Radio Topeka
Jon Chelesnik ( Founder/Broadcaster) STAA