Andy Dean

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Andy Litinsky
Birth name Andrew Dean Litinsky
Born (1981-06-11) June 11, 1981 (age 36)
Boynton Beach, FL [1]
Alma mater Harvard University
Show Andy Dean Show
Style Political Talk & News
Country United States

Andrew Dean Litinsky (born June 11, 1981), better known as Andy Dean, is an American nationally syndicated radio talk show host and political commentator. His show, "America Now with Andy Dean," discussed politics, business, entertainment, and technology. It aired weekdays from 6pm to 9pm EDT.[2] The program aired nationally in Premiere Radio Networks syndicated 'Big 4' lineup with Glenn Beck, Rush Limbaugh, and Sean Hannity.[3]

His previous radio show, "The Andy Dean Program" was broadcast on WSB in Atlanta, Georgia.[4] While at WSB, Dean was one of the most frequently used, and one of the most popular guest hosts of the Herman Cain radio program and served as a fill in host for national radio show host, Neal Boortz.

Dean was one of the youngest candidates to compete on NBC’s The Apprentice and holds the title as the only candidate to be re-hired by Donald Trump to run his production company Trump Productions LLC.[5][6][7][8][9]

Education[edit]

Dean graduated from Pine Crest School in Fort Lauderdale, Florida in 2000; while in high school he placed first in the U.S. National Debate Championships in Commentary Speaking.[10] In 2004, he graduated with honors from Harvard University with a degree in Government.[11] While attending Harvard, Dean worked for Rick Davis, former political advisor to Senator John McCain.

America Now[edit]

While host of America Now, Dean appeared on NBC's "The Today Show," CNBC's Power Lunch, Fox News' America’s News HQ and HBO's Real Time with Bill Maher.[12]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1722611/
  2. ^ America Now with Andy Dean. Premier Radio.
  3. ^ http://premierespeakers.com/andy_dean/bio
  4. ^ WSB Weekender, Former 'Apprentice' Contestant Andy Dean Inked For Premiere Syndicated Talk Show; Jason Lewis Moves To Genesis. All Access Music Group. July 18, 2011.
  5. ^ Stuart Elliott. Fired on Trump Show; Hired for a Pepsi Ad. New York Times. November 29, 2004.
  6. ^ Elwin Green. Entrepreneur's conference aimed at the young and hungry. Post-Gazette. May 30, 2008.
  7. ^ Colin Mahan. Mr. Trump goes to Hollywood. TV.com. July 5, 2006
  8. ^ Reuters. Trump, Apprentice loser going H'wood. Sify. July 6, 2006.
  9. ^ Fred Topel. Donald Trump Says The Apprentice’s Future Is Still Rosie, Er, Rosey Archived October 5, 2011, at the Wayback Machine.. Hollywood.com. February 2, 2007.
  10. ^ [1]. Extemporaneous Commentary National Champions.
  11. ^ Elena Sorokin. Trump Ousts Harvard Alum. The Harvard Crimson. November 29, 2004.
  12. ^ http://www.real-time-with-bill-maher-blog.com/index/2014/6/26/guest-list-june-27-2014

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