This is the continuation of the conversation with longtime Mariners reporter/broadcaster Shannon Drayer. Part 1 (Episode 285) told the story of how a Starbucks manager won a contest and turned it into a radio career. The story continues after Seth Everett left Seattle, and how she transitioned from KJR to the Seattle Mariners Radio Network, where she has been since 2003.
Shannon’s inspiring story is about her perseverance and determination, and also some tricks of the trade. She also explains what she learned from being mentored by Seth.
Seth Everett is a 24-year National Sports Broadcaster currently heard on iHeartMedia, NBC Sports Radio, Westwood One (Olympics coverage), & Entercom. He is a media veteran that has been seen & heard on ESPN, Sirius/XM, Bloomberg TV, FOX Sports covering 2 Super Bowls, 12 World Series, 2 NBA Finals, & 2 Stanley Cup Finals. Also covered local teams such as the New York Mets, Philadelphia Phillies, Seattle Mariners, Colorado Avalanche, Denver Broncos, & more.