Nick Pedone is a sports media professional born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio.
Growing up listening to sports talk radio during car rides to school, Nick knew he wanted to make a career in the media field. As a student at Kent State University's School of Media and Journalism, Nick grew tired of writing game recaps for The Kent Stater and wanted to cover his favorite professional Cleveland teams up close and personal.
While writing for smaller blogs and respected outlets, Nick landed an internship-turned-permanent position with ESPN Cleveland.
Now, Nick is a full-time sports content creator.
"Don't wait for opportunity. Create it."
Nick's sports reporting has been featured on the Cleveland Scene, FanSided, Ohio News Service, and more.
SOCIAL MEDIA FLUENCY
Nick has grown his personal social brand as a respected voice in the sports community, quickly and accurately breaking news before the industry's top reporters.
Nick's weekly podcast, Pedone My Take, is a colorful play on sports talk radio and captures audiences of thousands weekly.
Nick has worked with top brands to legitimize their digital presence and appeal to Gen-Z audiences.
WHERE NICK IS AT
Nick's sports reporting has been featured on The Cleveland Scene, FanSided, KentWired, and more.
Nick's hosts betJACK's The Sports Parlor Podcast with Phil Taylor. He also hosts The BIGPLAY Reflog Show on the BIGPLAY Network.