Marc Ryan


Profile

Trailblazing sports radio host with demonstrated success in Top 20 markets. Ten year proven track record of improving ratings, increasing cume, & building programs. Unique style showcasing personality and drawing out the inherent emotion in sports topics

Experience

KILT 610 AM – SportsRadio 610
Houston, TX (Sept 2016 – Current)
  • Hosted morning drive, midday, afternoon drive, and evening shows
  • Reported from Texans practice and interviewed players and coaches
  • Most viewed web column/story on CBS Houston web site three consecutive months
WDAE 620 AM/95.3 FM
Tampa, FL (March 2015 – August 2016)
  • Hosted Tampa Bay Rays Pre/Post Game Shows
  • Hosted throughout schedule, including afternoon drive & middays
Host "The Booger & Ryan Show" 3-7pm 98.7FM The Fan (CBS)
Tampa, FL (June 2014 – December 2014)
  • Weekday afternoon drive host with former Tampa Bay Buccaneer & Indianapolis Colt, Booger McFarland
  • 2014 Talkers.com Heavy Hundred Top 100 Most Important Radio Hosts in America (82)
  • Cume greater than #1 station in market (1st time in station history/men 25-54)
Host "Out of Bounds with Marc Ryan" 7-10p, 98.7FM The Fan (CBS)
Tampa, FL (November 2013 – June 2014)
  • Weeknight host of own show – responsible for all planning, creative development & format
  • Improved ratings 70% in 6 months
  • Moved local market ranking 45% in men 25-54
  • Promoted after 7 months to Afternoon Drive
Host "The Marc Ryan Show" 92.9FM The Game (CBS)
Atlanta, GA (October 2012 – October 2013)
  • Hosted throughout schedule on 24 hour local sports station
Host "Marc Ryan's Opening Drive" 8-10am 1100AM WWWE
Atlanta, GA (April 2012 – October 2012)
  • Hosted, planned & conceptualized the morning program opposite former Atlanta Braves & Falcons player Brian Jordan, the afternoon drive host
  • Developed packages for and sold advertising for the show
Regionally Syndicated Host "Buzzline" CRM Sports Network
(Fall 2012)
  • Conceptualized & implemented program on Georgia Tech athletics
  • Syndicated to 24 radio stations across the Southeast
  • Prospected & sold to businesses in network region
Host and Producer "The Morning Wrap" 6-9am 98.1FM/100.3FM WTKE The Ticket
Pensacola, FL (July 2009 – March 2012)
  • Conceptualized & implemented the format of the program on one of Yahoo! Sports Radio's highest call volume affiliates
  • Increased listenership by bringing a new focus to content based programming on the 100,000 watt FM station
  • Earned 2nd highest sales volume among sales staff while marketing & selling upper tier promotional packages to area businesses
National Television Analyst – Fox Soccer Channel
(Fall 2008)
  • Color Commentator for Fox Soccer Channel MISL Game of the Week
  • Recognized as "Game of the Week" premier color commentator by national PxP voice
  • Conducted live show from field, attended production meetings, participated in interviews
Host "The Sports Section with Marc Ryan" 1080AM The Team
(September 2005 – July 2009)
  • Named Orlando's Best Sports Radio Host by Orlando Magazine, 2009
  • Conceptualized & implemented format for this prime-time program
  • Generated station revenue by hosting live broadcasts on location
  • Marketed & sold upper tier promotional packages to area businesses

Awards/Recognition

  • 2014 Talkers Heavy Hundred
  • Orlando's Best Sports Talk Host, Orlando Magazine 2009

Education

Bachelor of Science, University of Florida, Graduated December 2002

References

1. John Mamola – Program Director – 620 WDAE Tampa
2. Sean Thompson – Asst. Program Director – 92.9 Atlanta
3. Steve Carver–Market President CBS Radio Miami/Orlando