Biography

 

  • Bob was born in Appalachia, Virginia on March 1st.
     
  • Moved to Knoxville, Tennessee when he was young. Went to school there through college at the University of Tennessee.
  • Got his first job in radio when he was 17 years old.
     
  • Father of three children, Brooke, Chad and actor Jake Thomas.
     
  • Bob was one of the highest-rated announcers in country music radio for 25 years and owns a talent management company, Paradise Management, named after his love of the Caribbean. It was Paradise Management that was the first management team for country star Kenny Chesney, who also loves the Caribbean. Bob has said many times that Kenny was the most determined person he has ever met. Kenny thanked Bob for all his help in the liner notes of his first CD, "In My Wildest Dreams."
     
  • Bob Thomas is CEO of Sports Fan Podcasts