Entrepreneur, host, journalist and executive producer. Bomani Jones, is one of the sharpest and most influential voices in sports media, with a diverse collection of work across all popular media. For over 15 years, Jones has written on sports, music, culture and politics for a variety of online and print publications.
He continues to entertain sports lovers with exceptional television, podcast and radio programming on the Worldwide Leader in Sports, ESPN. He co-anchored midday ESPN talk show, High Noon with Pablo Torre. In 2018, Jones moved his daily sports talk radio show, The Right Time with Bomani Jones, to an on-demand platform designed for the new age of media, the podcast.
Now a twice-weekly show, The Right Time has established loyal listeners and digital culture vultures tuning in for his unique exchange on sports and society since it first aired March 30, 2015. An early pioneer of blogging and podcasting, Bomani continues to host his own podcast, The Evening Jones since 2011.
Today TEJ provides an organic, behind the grind conversation with his longest supporters. His influence and contributions to media continue to inspire young gifted professionals in the community. Bomani was honored #17 of The Root 100 Most Influential African Americans list in 2016.
Beyond TV hosting, Jones has evolved his career as a entrepreneur, media personality, writer and producer. In 2015, Jones was honored with his first Sports Emmy® Award for Outstanding Sports Documentary Series, Rand University, a film about former NFL wide receiver Randy Moss. A series on behalf of the critically acclaimed show 30 for 30 [ESPN Films]. In 2020, the host made an appearance in 30 for 30 series Vick.
His venture into production extends numerous TV appearances, documentary interviews and cameos.