Dave Wilson (AKA “The King”)

racinirl@gmail.com

 

Education

Northwest High School-Indianapolis Graduated 1973

 

Comedy

1983-Present Stand up comedian. Headlined Comedy Clubs, Churches, Corporate events and other venues across the country. Appeared on several national and local TV and Radio programs.

1984 Showtime’s Funniest Comic in Indiana winner.

 

Business

1992-2008 Owned and operated One-Liners Comedy Club and Wilson’s Bar in Greenwood, IN.

10,000 sq ft operation. Comedy shows 5 nights a week. Booked acts and performed. Managed Wilson’s Bar & Restaurant

1994-1996 Speedway Audio – Owned and operated a wed site that manufactured and sold copies of the IMS Radio Network broadcasts of Indianapolis 500 races

 

Public Address

1982-1985 NHRA National Event PA Anouncer

1994-1997 Indianapolis Colts Announcer @ RCA Dome

1997-2000 Indiana Pacers fill in Announcer

1997-1998 Indianapolis Motor Speedway Announcer

 

TV

1993-1996  ESPN-Pit reporter for Saturday Night and Thursday Night Thunder

1993-1995  WNDY-TV Indianapolis. Covered The 500 and 400 at IMS as a reporter

1994-1996  WNDY-TV Indianapolis. Hosted late night movie show

1994-1995  ESPN2 Play by Play anchor for Saturday Night Lighting  Kart Races

 

Radio

1983-1995 WFBQ-Bob & Tom Show-“The King” Comedy Character

1991-1995 WFBQ-Bob & Tom Show-Racing Reporter for the show

1991-1994 WNDE Sunday Morning Sports Talk Show-Host

2003-Present Indianapolis Motor Speedway Radio Network-Color commentator, Stats, Pit Reporter.

1995-2009 WIBC-Host of The Dave Wilson Show Arbitron ranked #3 12 Plus Fall book 2008

 

Charity

1996-present  Kroger Race for Riley presented by Cheerio’ Raised over 4 million dollars for Riley’s Children’s Hospital in Indy.