Boston Bruins Announcer
- Boston Bruins play-by-play announcer (2005-present)
- 2002 FIFA World Cup chief play-by-play announcer
- ESPN NHL play-by-play announcer (1999-2003)
- Play-by-play announcer for ABC coverage of Winter Olympics (1988)
Jack Edwards is a play-by-play announcer, currently serving as the television voice of the Boston Bruins. Jack has served in that capacity since the 2005-2006 season. For many years Jack has provided play-by-play for many different sports, including hockey, soccer and Olympic winter sporting events. Jack was the play-by-play for the Bruins when they captured their first Stanley Cup championship in 39 years in 2011.
Jack was born in 1957 and graduated from the University of New Hampshire with a Bachelor of Communications degree in 1979. Jack started his career in broadcasting working at local stations in the Boston area, serving as both an anchor and a reporter. Jack joined ESPN in 1991 where he worked for 12 years. During his tenure there, Jack filled a variety of roles, including as an ESPN Sportscenter anchor and as a play-by-play announcer for NHL games. When ESPN was awarded the rights to broadcast the 2002 FIFA World Cup (soccer), Jack was selected as the chief play-by-play announcer.
Jack for many years has been a major supporter of the Jimmy Fund, a charity organization dedicated to supporting the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, raising funds for adult and pediatric cancer patients. Jack is also the co-owner of Fountainhead Production. Along with his wife Lisa, Jack oversees a company that produces independent films and television programs in HD.
Lunch or Dinner$500Jack will join you and your small group of up to 10 people at lunch or dinner. You choose the restaurant and you choose what you want to talk about. Jack will share stories from his career. Note: for larger parties, please see appearance fee below.
Tweet$500Promote your brand or business with a tweet from Jack.
Celebrations$1,000Invite Jack to join you and your guests at your birthday, bar/bat mitzvah, wedding, or anniversary party! He'll be sure to be entertaining company.
Q&A$1,000Jack will share his story with up to 20 people. Your small group of friends, students, coworkers, or event attendees will be inspired by Jack’s path to success.
Appearance$1,500Hire Jack Edwards to make an appearance at your next event! Jack Edwards’s appearance will be the perfect way to promote your business or organization. (Up to 60 minutes). Autograph show pricing may vary.
* Booking this talent outside of the booking region may result in additional costs. Thuzio Pros are subject to availability.
Sport Hockey Position Broadcaster College University of New Hampshire