Howard Zalkowitz is the executive producer for NESN’s Red Sox and Bruins games and pre/post-game coverage. A member of the SVG Regional Sports Committee, he participated in the NHL and MLB Broadcast Restart Committees during the pandemic. Zalkowitz has overseen award-winning original programming including Bell Biv DeVoe at Fenway Park; the biographical My Story series; and Bergeron at 1000 and Chara at 1000. In 2021, helaunched NESN’s sports betting shows. Zalkowitz joined NESN as senior coordinating producer in 2013.
From 1995 – 2012, he was a producer and executive at Turner Sports. As the vice president of production from 2008 – 2012, Zalkowitz ran content and cross-departmental integration for the NBA on TNT and MLB on TBS. In 2011, he was a core member of the Turner-CBS NCAA Tournament launch team. In 2007 – 2008, Zalkowitz was an integral part of Turner Sports assuming management of NBA Digital.
A 16-time Sports Emmy Award winner, Zalkowitz began his career at CBS Sports as an Olympic researcher for the 1992 Albertville and 1994 Lillehammer Olympic Winter Games.
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