Ford Martin

Resume

Ford Martin Broadcasting Resume

Education

High Point University - High Point, North Carolina — B.A. Sports Communication, May 2018


Experience

Digital Content Producer, FOX Sports — March 2019 - Present 

- Create/produce content for FOX Sports content posted to social media pages (Twitter,Facebook, Instagram),                  FOXSports.com, and other media platforms.
- Produce highlights for FOX Sports for NFL and NASCAR


Play-by-Play Broadcaster, MRN Radio (NASCAR) — Jan 2019 - Present 

- Play-by-Play Turn Announcer for NASCAR races on national radio across the nation 

- Broadcasting work shown on NASCAR platforms and FOX Sports website/YouTube page


Play-by-Play Broadcaster, Davidson College — Aug 2018 - May 2019
- Play-by-play of select basketball, field hockey, soccer, and volleyball matches on ESPN+


Play-by-Play Broadcaster, NFHS Network — Aug 2018 - Present 

- Play by Play of weekly high school basketball and football "Game of the Week" streaming LIVE on Roku 


Studio Host/Producer, IMG College , Winston-Salem, NC — July 2018 - Nov 2018
- Produce game broadcasts and coach's shows from IMG Network Studios for Western Kentucky

- Provide on-air scoreboard updates throughout broadcast  

- Maintain commercial logs and broadcast formats, record on-air live reads


Play-by-Play Broadcaster, ESPN 3 — Aug 2014 - May 2018
- Play-by-Play Broadcaster for High Point University and the Big South Network on ESPN3, Roku, and streamed LIVE on the Big South Network website.
- Live events called included: Men’s/Women’s Basketball, Baseball, Hockey, Men’s/ Women’s Soccer, Men’s/Women’s Lacrosse, and Volleyball.

Spring Intern, FOX Sports — Jan 2018 - May 2018
- Edited various tape elements for FOX Sports and FS1 studio shows and live events - often in a quick turn, daily show environment

- Assisted producer on feature shoots
- Gained confidence working in a face paced, live TV environment through substantial time spent in control rooms and on set.


Radio Play-by-Play Broadcaster, High Point Panthers— Nov 2016 - Feb 2018
- Occasional fill-in broadcaster for High Point University Panthers broadcasts LIVE on radio for Panthers Women's/Men's Basketball


Sports Reporter, High Point Panthers— Nov 2016 - Feb 2018
Sports Reporter for High Point Panthers Basketball
- Writing pre/post game press releases for the website
- Conducted coach's interviews for radio show
- Shot and edited package clips for High Point Panthers website and YouTube page


Skills

- Microsoft Word, Excel, and Powerpoint

- Adobe After Effects 

- Adobe Audition 

- Adobe InDesign 

- Adobe Premiere Pro

- iMovie

- Final Cut


References

- Shannon Spake — NFL on FOX Sideline Reporter
- Matt Yocum — NASCAR on FOX Announcer
- Lindsey Mandia — FOX Sports Coordinating Producer
- Mike Keith -- Tennessee Titans Play-by-Play Announcer


Additional references available upon request


Ford Martin before a Davidson College          Field Hockey game on ESPN+

Ford Martin before a Davidson College Field Hockey game on ESPN+