DAVE COOMBS is a versatile multi-media performer, who majors in vivid storytelling, sharp writing and production, social media engagement, and topical commentary. He’s helped bring steady ratings growth as a morning drive host on big stations in Syracuse, Rochester, Albany, Salt Lake City, and Boston.
He currently hosts morning drive on Adult Contemporary station Lite 98.7 WLZW/Utica-Rome.
He’s won 10 annual awards from the New York State Broadcasters Association for Top Personality and Top Sportscaster. The trophies resemble the Washington Monument and make great paperweights.
Dave has also hosted pregame football and basketball coverage, coaches shows, and weekly and daily TV shows, both live and taped.
He enjoys teamwork, and connecting with sales staffers to produce compelling segments that satisfy listeners and clients.
Dave emcees charity events, and has been a stand-up comic, a pro soccer goalie and play-by-play man. He currently writes prep for Futuri Media’s TopicPulse and for Universal Comedy Network.