Andy Dean, known as 'The King of New Content' was the former host of the "The Andy Dean Program" on WSB Radio-Atlanta. Andy's hit WSB program featured a fresh take on conservative political commentary and news analysis.
Before the radio business, Andy Dean was the President of Donald Trump's television and media company, Trump Productions LLC, which produces many network and cable television shows including NBC's worldwide hit show, "The Apprentice," "The Miss Universe pageant," and top shows for MTV, The Golf Channel, and Comedy Central.
Andy got his start in the media business as a contestant on NBC's "The Apprentice." At the age of 22, Andy was the youngest candidate to compete on "The Apprentice." Over 16 million people watched as Andy was "fired" at the end of the series. However, one month later, in real life, Donald Trump "re-hired" Andy to work for him personally. Andy worked directly for Donald Trump for 6 years in New York City and then in Los Angeles.
Andy Dean grew up in South Florida, and in high school, Andy won the U.S. National Debate Championships in Commentary Speaking. Andy graduated from Harvard University with honors with a degree in Government.
During his time at Harvard, Andy worked for Rick Davis, who was Sen. John McCain's co-Campaign Manager in the 2000 and 2008 Presidential election campaigns. Andy has been interviewed on NBC's "The Today Show," CNBC's "Power Lunch," Fox News' "Your World with Neil Cavuto," and Andy previously served as a fill in host for national radio icons Neal Boortz and Herman Cain.
LOS ANGELES, January 10, 2012 -- America Now with Andy Dean has reached a broadcasting milestone of 50 affiliates. The program, which launched in August 2011, lists the following top stations on its growing roster: WSB-AM/Atlanta, KSTE-AM/Sacramento, WOKV-AM/FM/Jacksonville, WERC-FM/Birmingham, WHIO-AM/FM Dayton, KNST-AM/FM/Tucson and KRMG-AM/FM/Tulsa.
Dean stated, "I wish I could say I'm humbled by my incredible success, but that would be a lie. I expected this, and it's just the beginning. Also, I want to thank the amazing team at Premiere Networks, all of my great affiliates, my parents, God, and Tim Tebow."
Peter Tripi, Premiere Networks SVP of affiliate relations, talk and morning programs, stated: "The rapid growth we've experienced with this program is a testament to Andy's talent, dedication and hard work. We look forward to reaching many more milestones together."