Guest: Donald Oliver
Sports Producer and Commentator – Sportsmax
Donald Oliver is a sport producer and commentator and a Senior Producer at SportsMax TV. He has been a sport producer and commentator for nearly twenty years. He co-founded and produced CVM’s popular sports call-in program, Football GPS. He also produced CVM Television’s Coverage of the 2014 FIFA World Cup. Donald has done radio commentary for the region during the 2012 West Indies ODI tour of Bangladesh, 2012 Milo Western Relays and Western Champs and schoolboy football seasons.
In this episode, Donald discusses sport journalism and commentary in a changing world. He shares his inspiration for his documentary, “Alia: Darling of the Pool”, the production of the project and his aspiration to produce more documentaries locally.
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Donald discusses working on major projects including the London 2012 Summer Olympics and the 2014 FIFA World Cup and addressing the challenges to constantly improve their products.
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