Connect with us
BSM Summit
blank

BSM Podcast

PASR46: Michelle Smallmon – ESPN Radio

Jason Barrett

Published

on

itunesitunessticher

 

If I’m a general sports fan anywhere in the country, what is the most important or entertaining thing to me? That’s something I have constant dialogue with my superior about.” – Michelle Smallmon

From dreams of a career in dermatology to a current career that she doesn’t even count as work, Michelle Smallmon has carved out quite the niche.

Her people skills and ear for good sports talk have set her above the rest in her profession as a sports radio producer, now with The Sedano Show on ESPN Radio.  But, that’s clearly not the only career goal she has set for herself.

Find out the ins and outs of advancing from TV intern to local sports radio producer to working in Bristol, CT at the ESPN Radio Network, in this episode of the “The Podcast About Sports Radio”.

INSIDE THIS EPISODE

  • Which stations she grew up listening to in St. Louis
  • How she caught the bug to pursue working in sports radio
  • Landing her first opportunity to produce a show at 101 ESPN
  • What she learned working alongside Bernie Miklasz
  • How she approaches her work and views the
  • The way she wound up in Bristol working at ESPN Radio
  • What she believes makes a Producer successful
  • The part of producing that isn’t glamorous or fun
  • How she plans for her show each night with Jorge Sedano
  • What her communication is like with her bosses
  • Why she has no tolerance for laziness and missed appointments
  • Dealing with Twitter trolls and why they’re irrelevant
  • Who she believes is great at hosting a sports talk radio show

FROM THE GUEST

FROM ZACH

The Podcast About Sports Radio is proud to partner with Barrett Sports Media, home of the sports radio industry’s premier website barrettsportsmedia.com. For the latest sports radio news around the country, as well as insights, and opinions from Jason Barrett and some of the brightest minds in the sports radio industry, visit barrettsportsmedia.com.

BSM Podcast

Sports Talkers Podcast: LaVar Arrington, FOX Sports Radio

Avatar photo

Published

on

blank

LaVar Arrington went from the NFL to local radio to television to national radio to podcast mogul.

iTunes: https://buff.ly/3xYq3Oe

Spotify: https://buff.ly/3JVYgDp

iHeart: https://buff.ly/3JWPFQS

Google: https://buff.ly/3w9RBzX

Amazon: https://buff.ly/3psPDGZ

Continue Reading

BSM Podcast

Producers Podcast: Ashton Rotman, ESPN Milwaukee

Brady Farkas

Published

on

blank

We close out the year in producers with a conversation with Ashton Rotman, a guy who wears a lot of hats for Good Karma Brands in Milwaukee.

iTunes: https://buff.ly/3A7FJ4a

Spotify: https://buff.ly/3bZ7NgG

iHeart: https://buff.ly/3dB4FrO

Google: https://buff.ly/3JVC5NG

Amazon: https://buff.ly/3STupzF

Continue Reading

BSM Podcast

Jason Barrett Podcast: Fred Jacobs, Jacobs Media

Jason Barrett

Published

on

blank

The disappearance of the AM band, the new realities of audience reporting, our relationship with social media. The future of radio is a bit of a mystery and Fred Jacobs tries to help make some sense of it.

iTunes: https://buff.ly/3nTJC5K 

Spotify: https://buff.ly/3z9hErM

iHeart: https://buff.ly/3oyi0U0

Google: https://buff.ly/3vh7Tqu

Amazon: https://buff.ly/3w9hqAh

Continue Reading
Advertisement

blank

Barrett Media Writers

Copyright © 2023 Barrett Media.