Thoroughly enjoyed my conversation with longtime friend, Andy ‘Bull’ Barch, as we discussed his journey in the broadcast radio industry. The key lesson to take away from Andy is that networking is the name of the game. Who you know is arguably the most important factor in the professional world. The greatest talent doesn’t necessarily come with the greatest opportunities. You have to create those opportunities by putting yourself out there and expanding your network wherever possible. While honing your craft is essential, it is not the only factor that you must address in order to “climb the ranks.”
I look forward to Andy’s continued rise in media. He is undoubtedly one of the best play-by-play voices in all of sports. I have no doubt that we will see him as the voice of the [enter major pro team name here] in the years to come.