A highly articulate and versatile media personality, Jonathan is a radio and television broadcaster, podcaster, writer and producer; who possesses a great voice for any audio or video medium and is an eloquent writer. He has a strong passion for sports analysis and is also very proficient in engaging with many other subjects.
Jonathan is studying a Bachelor of Communication (Professional Communication) with a specialisation in journalism at RMIT University in Melbourne. The Bachelor of Communication (Professional Communication) is the highest ranked media degree in Australia.
Awarded lifetime membership from the Golden Key International Honour Society due to exceptional academic achievement, Jonathan was recognised in the top 15% of students around the world in their respective studies.
As the host of The Sports Epilogue TV at SYN Media, Jonathan mainly televises through online platforms such as YouTube. The Sports Epilogue TV focuses on analysing competitions such as: the Australian Football League (AFL), the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) and the English Premier League (EPL). A Sports Epilogue TV piece (involving a green screen) was adjudicated as the winner of the Best Sports Segment or Feature Award by SYN Media.
Jonathan writes for The Roar; a publication which covers sports both in Australia and abroad.
On his show Jono Talks, Jonathan interviewed Feliks Zemdegs — one of the world’s fastest speedcubers. Jono Talks was a finalist of the 2016 SYN Media Awards for the Most Innovative New Idea category.
Jonathan hosted a mixed martial arts radio show labelled: Above the Octagon on SYN 90.7 FM. He analysed important bouts in the UFC and also provided his insights into WME-IMG purchasing the UFC for approximately $5 billion.
Jonathan wrote extensive feature articles for Centrethought. He covered political and social topics and offered his opinions on subjects such as: broken election promises and the slow progress to recognise marriage equality.
In addition to this, Jonathan also worked as a political journalist for SYN Represent; a digital radio show on SYN Nation. Jonathan covered major political events, namely the historic United Nations Summit on Climate Change in 2015.
Jonathan made appearances on the 88.3 Southern FM Friday Drive program, alongside the radio announcer of the show, Karl Bianco. These segments centered on news events pertaining to federal politics and sports mainly.
AFL Media published an article Jonathan wrote on the AFL Captains’ Day 2016 event.
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