About Neil

 

About Neil A. Carousso:

 

11:2016 HeadshotNeil A. Carousso is an Associated Press, Hearst Corporation, NY Press Club, Society of Professional Journalists and All Access Media Group award-winning multi-media journalist, producer and executive producer. He is an entrepreneur, who founded Carousso Enterprises – a sole-proprietorship company with endeavors in media content, news, sports, entertainment, among other media, journalism and business entities. As the President & Owner of Carousso Enterprises, Neil produces all content on www.NeilACarousso.com and manages www.CaroussoEnterprises.com, the corporate website.

 

Neil has launched his own news and political commentary program, discussing the important and relevant national news of the week with insightful, passionate and expert analysis. It is also an avenue to spotlight untold stories such as U.S. veterans treatment, immigration and small business growth. Neil takes calls via Skype from audience members of all different backgrounds and political ideologies with the purpose of increasing dialogue among people who would otherwise engage in divisive rhetoric or avoid each other because of their difference of political and life perspectives.

 

Neil also hosts a daily political podcast, available on iTunes, covering the major news, especially American politics from a unique perspective. Neil engages the audience with his likable patriotic, passionate and energetic style, driven to make a difference in the United States of America. Neil is an expert in business, economic, security and other political policy, providing bold solutions for America’s success.

 

 

Neil is a producer extraordinaire, booking and interviewing politicians, celebrities, Hall of Fame athletes, Olympians, inspiring individuals and various experts. Neil covers American politics, business news, international relations and national stories as it relates to the economy, security, immigration and veterans treatment as well as reporting and commentating on the 2016 United States presidential campaigns and election for the #1 news team in the country, WABC-TV New York, a college associate position with Fox News Channel in New York City and Carousso Enterprises, and on various political panels and talk shows.

 

Neil also produces, executive produces and hosts various on-location talk shows at venues like the National Baseball Hall of Fame, U.S. Open Tennis Championship, Belmont Stakes, PGA Tour events, Empire Challenge and red carpet coverage. He was formerly the morning drive producer and host of Marconi award-winning WRHU-FM in New York, during his time at Hofstra University, where he graduates in May of 2017. Neil transcended WRHU’s variety morning talk show into a substantive and entertaining format, hosted by well-informed and engaging student hosts, including himself. The show allows for lively news, sports and political talk, expert analysis and interviews with notable guests, experts and politicians on topics including local and national politics and policy, national security, ISIS, immigration, civil unrest in parts of the country, local protests in New York City, the tragic disappearance of the Malaysian Airlines flight 370, health care, domestic violence and other local, national and international issues with debates, among other news topics mixed with entertainment features.

 

In addition to his role as Morning Wake-Up Call producer and host, Neil produced and anchored “Newsline,” the Associated Press award-winning evening news broadcast on WRHU-FM. Neil is also the lead political reporter and producer of WRHU News’ annual election night broadcasts and coverage, including the 2016 presidential election, also acting as a stringer for 103.9 LI News Radio (WRCN-FM), a commercial station on Long Island.

 

Neil has been a college associate, working with producers, hosts and correspondents at the Fox News Channel in New York City and an assignment desk intern with the Eyewitness News team WABC-TV. He has also worked as a sports update anchor and producer of the New York Islanders Radio Network with playoff games broadcast on WFAN-AM and FM and WCBS Newsradio 880 New York, and the Hofstra Pride Sports Network on WRHU.

 

Neil embarked on his career at a young age, founding a school newspaper in junior high school and becoming the public address announcer for Saint Francis Preparatory School at the age of twelve. The “Voice of Saint Francis Prep,” created SFP TV, a live streaming service in which Neil served as the executive producer, sole sports broadcaster, news anchor and reporter. He spearheaded marketing and public relations initiatives, inking sponsorship deals with local newspapers and MSG Varsity, where he also served as a guest play-by-play sports broadcaster and general assignment reporter.

 

Neil graduated from Hofstra University, where he was a Provost Scholar Award student, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism and double minors in Political Science and General Business. Neil resides in New York City.