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Resume


See samples of my on-air work below and my resume at the bottom of the page.

Voted Austin's Best News Anchor 5x
Austin Chronicle 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006 (tie) and 2012 (tie):
     Best of Austin Readers Poll, 1st place, "Best News Anchor."

Texas Radio Hall of Fame 2009, 2010:
        Nominated for induction by industry peers.

Anchor/Reporter:  Mornings, Weekends, Main Anchor:
        20+ Years into a life-long career.

Social Media Savvy:
Connecting and engaging daily on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.  
I'm an open book. My personal accounts are open to all my friends, fans and followers.  
But my forte is connecting with viewers on-air.
Bilingual Hispanic:
        Perfect English, plus on-air experience in Spanish.

Special Skills:
        Complete knowledge of Texas news, issues, culture.
        Tech savvy enough to do technology segments.
        Distinctive voice for promos and radio spots.
   
 Education:
Bachelor of Journalism:
University of Texas at Austin.

 Where Fred has worked:
2002-Present-- Anchor/Reporter, KEYE-TV (CBS & Telemundo) Austin.
2010-- Radio talk show host, KXBT "The Big Talker" Austin.
1995-2001-- Morning anchor, KVUE (ABC) Austin.
1994-- News director, radio anchor and fill-in talk show host for
KVET-AM/FM and KASE-FM Austin.
1990-1993-- Weekend anchor, KTBC (CBS) Austin.
   Pre 1990 -- Radio Days: On-air personality, news anchor, commercial
       production, engineering and station management.
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