David Grubb has been in broadcasting, public relations advertising, and marketing communications for 25 years and has managed successful communications departments in both the public and private sector. He served as Director of Communications at Southern University at New Orleans, Dillard University, The Louisiana Dept. of Education, and the Algiers Charter School Association.
He is a member of the National Association of Black Journalists’ Sports Task Force and the National Sports Media Association and has won awards as a writer, social media manager, and podcaster. He became the Black daily sports host in New Orleans FM Radio history in 2019 with the debut of Hard in the Paint on WODT. He’s also hosted Crunch Time on 103.7 The Game in Lafayette, La., and has been featured on a number of local and national programs.
David founded HITP Sports Media in 2023, which produces the podcasts Hard in the Paint with David Grubb, The Bird Calls, and Before the Whistle with Maddy Hudak, and operates the website TheBirdWrites.com.