Rob Johnson

STAA Member
Location: Cape Girardeau, MO
To reach client call STAA:
(949) 648-STAA
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Sports Radio Talk Show Host
SB Nation Radio 2016 - Present
  • MakinThePlay with Rob Johnson.
  • Discussing the biggest stories in sports with a unique twist and no hot takes.
MakinThePlay 2013 - 2015
  • SEMO ESPN 92.9 - Listener base of Missouri, Illinois, Kentucky, Tennessee and Arkansas.
  • 99.5 The Fan - Paducah, KY
  • Discussed Cardinals, Rams, Blues, Titans, NASCAR, SEC, OVC, Pop Culture and More.
Sports Internet Talk Show Host
MakinThePlay 2010 - 2012
  • A live video and audio sports talk broadcast from various sports bars and restaurants.
  • Interacted with viewers and listeners via LiveStream along with email, a chat board and social media.
Sports Website And Social Media Owner & Contributor 2010 - Present
  • Opinion-based website covering MLB, MMA, NASCAR, NBA, NCAA, NFL and NHL.
  • Manage Twitter and Facebook for MakinThePlay.
  • Jacksonville Jaguars blogger for 1010XL.
Advertising, Marketing & Sales Director
1452 LLC 2010 - Present
  • This is the company I founded that owns, MakinThePlay Talk Show, etc.
  • Designed and implemented advertising strategies for the website and talk show.
  • Producing sales to make the website and talk show profitable.
Unique Experience
St. Louis Rams Front Office Intern 1995 - 1996
  • Assisted Director Of Football Operations, General Manager, Head Coach and Assistant Coaches.
  • Acted as a liaison between the general public and the players.
  • Assisted Public Relations Department with player and media relations for various events.
Public Address Announcer
Southeast Missouri State University 2011 - Present
  • Football
  • Women's Basketball
  • Maryville University - St. Louis Bachelor of Science: Management & Marketing 1996
  • Scott Masteller, National Sports Talk Consultant
  • Jon Chelesnik, CEO STAA
  • Jamie Futrell, General Manager - Bristol Broadcasting