2017 was a hectic one for me, a year in which I reached several career milestones & achieved some exciting personal goals, along with earning some huge opportunities along the way.
The year flew-by, with once again several, ‘almost moments’ career-wise. But it was also filled with some truely incredible experiences. Here are just some of my highlights…
- Returned ‘Home’ by hosting Basketball England’s NBL Cup Finals.
- Worked with BRD Events, hosting both Surrey Storm & Surrey Scorchers.
- Took over Black Country Radio’s Breakfast Show, with a Valentine’s Day multi-media campaign.
- Worked with Basketball England, providing commentary for the NBL National Cup Finals.
- Starting working with Barnet TV & Inrix Media.
- Provided announcing duties for British Wheelchair Basketball’s Euroleague.
- Hosted Netball London Live 2017, at a sold-out Copperbox Arena.
- Joined the announcing team at Alan March Sports, supplying services to England Football Team.
- Launched ThatDaveW brand & website.
- Hosted Basketball England’s NBL Senior Playoff Finals.
- On behalf of Black Country Radio, took part in a charity football match, (WBA V Stourbridge).
- Hosted Junior Playoff Finals & School Championships, for B.England.
- Supplied announcing services with AMS, for The Premier League & WSL.
- Provided live coverage & interviews from Birmingham Pride, for Black Country Radio.
- Finally achieved a HUGE career goal, presenting on commercial radio; joining the Mix 96 team as an official freelancer.
- Event managed, organised & hosted Stourbridge Carnival, for Black Country Radio.
- Tech-Op’d Eagle Radio’s breakfast show, as part of Love Tour 2017.
- Covered presenting duties for the first time on Eagle Radio!
- Became a corporate presenter at West Bromwich Albion FC.
- Co-hosted British Cycling’s Derby Arena Grand Prix, with AMS.
- Interviewed Diversity’s Ashley Banjo & Pop Idol’s Gareth Gates, for Black Country Radio.
- Became the new host of Rough Runner.
- Hosted Dudley CVS for Black Country Radio.
- Announced the Modus Cup at Sixways Stadium.
- Interviewed The Vamps, Fluer East & Union J for Black Country Radio.
- Launched ‘Bostin Quench’ beer, with Black Country Radio.
- Hosted a Power Play Futsal event for The Premier League, with Alan March Sports.
These are just some of my highlights from an incredible year!
Compared to 2016, 2017 has overall been really positive for me. Allowing me to further grow professionally & personally.
With the momentum behind me, I ready to throw myself forward into 2018 and bring-on new challenges.
Hope you have a great one to; Happy New Year!