Ben Szilagy- Editor In Chief

Ben(@BenSzilagy) began his career as a promotions intern at 1270 AM in 2007 and as Dennis Fithian’s producer when 97.1 The Ticket was born. Through his tenure at The Ticket, Ben helped produce the Morning Show, as well as evening and weekend programming. He also produced the local portion of the Detroit Lions Pre-Game Show with Pat Caputo on Sunday mornings.

In addition, he produced the post-game shows for the Red Wings’ 2008 Stanley Cup victory, the men’s Final Four in 2009 and 2010, and the Imperfect Game to name a few.

Ben was also part of the broadcasting tandem for this John Glenn High School football game that later went viral on YouTube.

He currently is a freelance writer for State Chanps! and other area newspapers. He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Communications with an emphasis on Journalism from the University of Michigan-Dearborn in 2012 where he wrote for The Michigan Journal and served as the Sports Operations Manager and play-by-play announcer for WUMD.

Ben plays the role of editor-in-chief, producer, and podcast host.