Earl Winfrey is the founder of IntellectualRadio.com. They host over 50 Intellectual Radio Shows out of the Chicago land area, and have been heard in over 125 Countries.
Winfrey started off as a videographer and has always wanted a job producing TV or radio. Winfrey did not think it was going to happen, although he had a lot of experience and personality. So he decided to return to higher education by attending broadcasting school, although Winfrey did not feel that broadcasting school was the best fit for him.
Scope and responsibilities of current role?
"I produce over 50 radio shows a week. I recruit new shows and book talent. We also do lots of live remote broadcasts, which I handle all the tech stuff."
What is the favorite part of your daily duties?
"What I enjoy most is meeting so many people who are smarter than me. Being exposed to so many intellectuals, I learn something new everyday. I also enjoy giving opportunities for others to grow and have a platform."
Do you feel your education prepared you for your current role?
"It is my drive and ambition that makes a difference. I want to be remembered when I am gone as someone who made a difference. That is what drives me."
Do you have any advice for people who desire to pursue a similar career?
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