Phone: (631) 524 4117
E-Mail: ericdehmradio@gmail.com

Objective

My objective is to secure a position as a TV and/or radio on-air host & personality. 

Skills & Abilities

My skills and abilities include, but are not limited to: 

  • Talk and Music Radio Hosting & Programming
  • Live Sports Play-By-Play broadcasting.
  • Radio Board Operations 
  • Broadcasting Software and Equipment Operation
  •  Social Media Content Creation
  •  Audio/Video Editing 

Experience  

Freelance Editor / Producer - 1010 WINS-AM (New York City)

2015-Present

Responsible for choosing stories to air, creating show line-ups, directing newsroom activity including the gathering, capturing and editing of audio and arranging/conducting interviews for broadcast. 

Play-By-Play Announcer - KTFO Fights

2015-Present

I call the play-by-play and conduct post-fight interviews for the TV broadcast of Long Island NY's largest Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) Promotion. Working side by side with color commentators such as undefeated UFC fighter Aljamain Sterling, and regional Middleweight contender Eric Ott. 

Morning Show Host, News Anchor, Sports Play-By-Play, WRHU-FM

2014-2016

Hosted the “Morning Wake-Up Call” radio program, also responsible for on-air board ops and setting up and executing interviews both live and pre-recorded. Anchored “Newsline” an award-winning live evening news program. Play-by-Play/Color commentary for Long Island Ducks baseball.  Eric was hired as the Program Director of Talk, Sports & News programming for WRHU, serving in that capacity from January 2015 until his graduation. 

Producer, RequiredRadio.com

2014-2015

Created, wrote, produced and voiced original content including the multimedia review segment “Push Play” and “LIFE” a radio magazine focusing on entertainment options on Long Island. 

Mass Communications Specialist, U.S. Navy

1998-2011

I was trained in all aspects of broadcasting, journalism and public relations. Served as Station Manager for three AFN Affiliates. Over 7,000 hours of live radio broadcasts in several formats including Talk, Top 40, Hot AC, CHR, Urban and Rock.  Served as lead anchor/reporter for evening newscasts in Iceland, Italy and Greece.

Education

Hofstra University – Hempstead, NY – B.A. in Radio Production and Studies.

Graduated Cum Laude. Degree focused on radio production and performance.

Norwalk Community College – Norwalk, CT – A.A. in Journalism

Graduated Magna Cum Laude. Degree focused on print and digital journalism.

References

Pete Silverman – Fmr. Sr. EP, ESPN Radio & MSG Networks – (Contact Info Available On Request)

Dennis Quinn – NYC Radio Personality – (Contact Info Available On Request)

John Mullen – Operations Manager, WRHU-FM – (Contact Info Available On Request)

Nic Cannobio – President, KTFO Fights – (Contact Info Available On Request)