The nation’s fastest-growing B2B radio network, Business RadioX allows local businesses to “Get the Word Out” about the important work they’re doing for their market, their community, and their profession. With a Pro-Business format, BRX interviews Business Professionals sharing their story with an engaged audience. Companies can also host their own weekly or monthly show to market their services and build deep relationships with their most important clients, prospects and referral partners. Former CNN Headline Sports anchor and current SportsRadio 92.9 The Game talk show host Mike Sammond operates the Business RadioX studio in Gwinnett.
Studio Operator & Talk Show Host
Longtime Atlanta resident and veteran broadcaster Mike Sammond is the owner and operator of the Business RadioX studio in Duluth, GA – known as the Subaru of Gwinnett studio. He is also the co-host of the weekly program “Gwinnett Business Radio” which airs every Thursday at 10:00 AM. Since opening the studio in the Fall of 2012, over 1,200 local business leaders have come through his doors to talk about the great work they are doing in their community.
Mike began his broadcasting career in radio while attending the University of Georgia. He has worked as a sports director at radio and television stations throughout the Southeast including three years at WRBL-TV in Columbus and three years as a sports anchor at CNN Headline News.
Mike is also an award-winning play-by-play announcer with extensive experience announcing high school, college and professional sports including baseball, basketball, hockey and football. Over the years, he has announced sports for the University of Georgia, Atlanta Braves, Gwinnett Braves, International Hockey League and Arena Football League among others.
On the international sports stage, Mike serves as an announcer for Olympic Broadcasting Services (OBS). He has covered the Winter Olympics in Vancouver (2010), Youth Olympics in Singapore (2010), Summer Games in London (2012) and Summer Games in Rio (2016). He also announced basketball and table tennis at the 2015 European Games in Azerbaijan.
Away from the broadcast booth, Mike has been a part-owner, team president and front-office executive for professional teams in minor league hockey and arena football. He also spent four years in charge of corporate sponsorships for the Gwinnett Center before joining Business RadioX.
Trey Odum serves as a producer at the Business RadioX studios in Gwinnett and North Fulton. In addition to preparing and uploading the webpages for many of the shows, Trey manages and sets-up the equipment for all of the studio’s live on-site remotes. He is a graduate of the Connecticut School of Broadcasting.
Steven Julian has been the co-host of "Gwinnett Business Radio" since 2013 and a resident of metro Atlanta for most of his life. Steven is excited to be part of “giving a voice” to local businesses in and around Gwinnett by being part of “the voice of business” at Business Radio X. After a ten year career in pastoral youth ministry, Steven went to work for himself and the freedom of independence in his “day job” allowed Steven to pursue the opportunity to interview and build relationships with business owners through Business RadioX.
Steven is proud to live in Suwanee with his wonderful wife Stacey and his three boys, Joshua, Zach and Elijah. Steven and his family like to attend as many baseball games in as many stadiums as they can, and he has enjoyed coaching youth sports for at least one team for each son.