Media Training Coach
Director of Client Services
Elton is a former TV personality who brings his expertise to Team 180 in the areas of media training, video and commercial production, editing, on-camera talent and world-class multimedia presentations.
Elton Gumbel is the Director of Multimedia at 180 Communications. Elton joins our team after a long career as a Sports Director/ Main Anchor at the CBS affiliate in Tallahassee, Florida. His television experience includes coverage of major sporting events like Super Bowl XLIII, the NCAA Tournament, and the Daytona 500.
Prior to working at WCTV, Elton spent time reporting for a Time Warner Cable station in his hometown of Kansas City, Missouri where his coverage included the Kansas City Chiefs, Kansas City Royals, Kansas Jayhawks, Missouri Tigers and much more. His broadcast background also includes acting and video editing opportunities with PGA Tour Productions. Elton has also added radio play-by-play commentary and sideline reporting to his repertoire in coverage of Florida A&M University football and basketball events. He also has written columns/blogs for Scout.com and is often requested to coach aspiring broadcasters and journalists.
Elton is making his own mark in the media world following in the famous footsteps of other members of his family, Bryant and Greg Gumbel. The Florida A&M University graduate, with a degree in Broadcast Journalism, currently resides in Tallahassee with his lovely wife Adria and their son Elton IV.