Former CBS Radio CEO turned play by play broadcaster Dan Mason is expanding his on-air work by joining the Horse Racing Radio Network as a host and analyst. HHRN serves as the official radio home of the 2017 Triple Crown and Breeders’ Cup World Championships.
Mason is scheduled to work the The Fountain of Youth Stakes on March 4th and the Florida Derby on April 1st. Both races are at Gulfstream Park in Miami.
“Dan is not only an accomplished radio broadcaster but a longtime horseman as well. His native Kentucky roots blends perfectly with our presentation. He will bring an additional perspective to complement our expanding coverage,” said Mike Penna, President HRRN.Dan Mason added, “I’ve followed Mike and his team since day one. His journey and success story at HRRN has been phenomenal as it has grown from its base in Kentucky to now internationally. I look forward to being part of many new chapters to come.”
In partnership with NBC Sports and Westwood One, HRRN provides exclusive radio coverage of all three Triple Crown races: the Kentucky Derby, Preakness, and Belmont Stakes. A complete HRRN broadcast schedule is available at www.horseracingradio.net.