Isenberg Grad Makes Mark in Sports Casting

June 11, 2012

Jenny Dell '08 (Hospitality & Tourism Management), who became NESN (New England Sports Network)'s Red Sox sideline reporter earlier this year, describes her career preparation at Isenberg and UMass Amherst in a Q&A with SportsTVJobs.com. Dell combined an HTM degree with a second major in Sport Event Marketing. After graduation, she joined ESPN as an administrative assistant, and then moved on to production assistant before hosting fantasy sports segments on ESPN.com and traveling on special assignments like the Super Bowl and Winter X Games. Dell noted that her approach to getting hired after graduation involved making the most of personal connections.

 

Read the full Q&A on SportsTVJobs.