Wed, Sep 05|
Capital City Club - Montgomery
September Lunch & Learn - Eli Gold
Sponsored by Tuscaloosa Tourism & Sports and the University of Alabama College of Continuing Studies, this Lunch & Learn will be pure GOLD. Join us Wednesday, September 5th to hear from the "voice of the Crimson Tide" and radio legend, Eli Gold!
Time & Location
Sep 05, 2018, 11:30 AM
Capital City Club - Montgomery, 201 Monroe St Suite 2100, Montgomery, AL 36104, USA
About The Event
Eli Gold is best known as the radio voice for the Alabama Crimson Tide football team but has also announced ice hockey, NASCAR, arena football, and games for the NFL. Eli was the first play-by-play announcer for the University of Alabama Birmingham (UAB) Blazers basketball team and he was there for six years. Eli also spent four years as the broadcaster for the Birmingham Barons baseball team. While he was working with the baseball team he was named the Southern League’s Broadcaster of the Year in 1983. He was also voted “Alabama Sportscaster of the Year” four times by the National Sportscasters and Sportswriter Association. Gold currently resides in Birmingham, as well as Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina with his wife Claudette and daughter Elise.
Spotlight Member: Gulf Shores & Orange Beach Tourism, Mary Statkewicz - Tuscaloosa Tourism & Sports, Jasmine Rainey - University of Alabama College of Continuing Studies, Leroy Hurt