Alex Benzegala

STAA Member
Location: Fort Dodge, IA
To reach client call STAA:
(949) 648-STAA

Related Experience

Alpha Media LLC, Fort Dodge, IA Nov. 2017-Present
News and Sports Director
  • Produces specific morning and afternoon newscasts for 7 different radio stations in the Fort Dodge and upper Midwest region.
  • Leads sports staff and all play-by-play broadcasters in the company.
  • Writes all local news and sports content on Alpha Media's website and social media.
  • Play-by-play voice of the Fort Dodge Dodgers and travels to each game.
Free Tap Sports Radio, Kansas City, MO Aug 2017-Nov. 2017
Freelance Broadcaster
  • Served as the 1st volunteer internet play-by-play voice of the Lincoln Prep football program, without there being a job opening.
KNNZ 89.1 FM, Fargo, ND May 2015-June 2017
Freelance Broadcaster
  • First radio voice of the Fargo Invaders semi-professional football club and West Fargo Sheyenne High School football on 89.1, Kens Fm, without there being a job opening.
Concordia College, Moorhead, MN Nov. 2010- Nov.2014
Student Broadcaster
  • Covered men's basketball and football teams for Concordia College radio station, serving as play-by-play announcer.
  • Co-host of the "Tom and Benzy Show."
  • Served on the Concordia College Sports Information Department staff as play-by-play voice of the Concordia Men's and Women's hockey games streamed online at Stretchinternet.com.
KGHP, Gig Harbor, WA Sept. 2006- June 2010
Student Sports Director
  • Called over 75 high school football and basketball games as a high school student on KGHP at Peninsula High School.
  • Board operator and hosted own morning show.
  • Recorded and produced news updates.
  • Won prestigious Klay Huntington Sports Communications scholarship, given to the most outstanding high school sports journalist in Pierce County.
KLAY 1180 AM, Tacoma, WA June. 2006-Jan. 2007
Program Director
  • Program director of Sabado Latino, two hour spanish speaking talk/music show on Saturday nights.
  • Operated the board and directed all programming, including interviews, music and sports segments.
  • Assisted promotion of program by attending local latino events.

Education
Bachelor of Arts, May, 2014
Concordia College, Moorhead, MN
Major: Communications/Mass Media
Minor: Spanish

Languages: Fluent in English and Latin American Spanish.