Sky Kerstein

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Location: Arlington, VA
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Work Experience:
CBS TV-W*USA 9 DC-A Gannett Company March 2012-Present
  • 9th Arbitron rated television market
  • Sports analyst
  • Done over 50 live television appearances in studio and on site for WUSA 9 (CBS) in DC
  • Done solo live appearances on the road for WUSA 9
  • Have talked NHL, NFL, MLB, NBA & College sports on WUSA 9
  • Regular on Game On WUSA9
CBS Radio WJFK-106.7 The FAN DC August 2009-Present
  • 7th Arbitron rated radio market
  • Capitals beat reporter/Sports reporter/Fill-in Co-Host for 106.7 The FAN
  • Broke many Capitals & Redskins stories
  • Covered the Capitals & Nationals on the road in the playoffs.
  • Redskins 2nd reporter-supplemented our Redskins beat reporters coverage on 106.7 The FAN
  • Have also had television appearances on Fox 5 Morning News in DC, ABC 7 in DC, Sports Talk on News Channel 8, “Lunchbox Live” on Comcast SportsNet DC & Bmitchlive.tv with former NFL player Brian Mitchell
  • Co-Hosted “Morning Skate” a Capitals themed show every Sunday on 106.7 The FAN
  • Also have covered Wizards, Nationals, Ravens, Orioles plus local college teams
  • #1 Arbitron rated sports station in DC (18-54 Men, August 2012)
  • Named by “TBD” as one of Washington’s best sports journalists on Twitter
  • Did Radio and TV hits in DC and all over North America on different stations
  • Live on site on-air radio updates on WJFK, WNEW, WFAN & CBS Sports Radio
  • Live blogging from games plus pre and post game stories and audio on cbswashingtondc.com
  • Put together breaking news and postgame voicers for on air
  • Interviewed athletes and coaches live on air and taped
  • Edited raw sound into sound bytes and sent back to station for immediate air
Sirius-XM Radio-MLB Network Radio January 2009-November 2010
  • Producer/Assistant Producer/Stringer/Board Operator for two MLB seasons
  • Covered breaking news stories on location
  • Covered the Orioles & Nationals plus visiting teams for two seasons
  • Did live on-air hits from games for MLB Network Radio
  • In charge of finding and booking guests for show
  • Worked with Hosts and Program Director to design overall sound and image of programs, consistent with platform goals
  • Researched topics and themes to write scripts, line copy, and develop show content for Hosts
Education:
Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI
  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Graduated December 2005
  • School of Arts and Sciences
  • Major: Communications Studies
  • Minor: History
References:
  • Larry Michael-Washington Redskins-Senior VP/Executive Producer-Media/Voice of the Redskins
  • Chris Kinard-106.7 The FAN-CBS Radio-Program Director
  • Matt Hall-W*USA 9 DC (CBS)-A Gannett Company-Sports Director
  • Alex Parker-WJLA 7 (ABC)-Senior Sports Producer