John CalipariJohn Calipari is in his fourth season at the helm of the Kentucky basketball program. Coach Cal reached the mountaintop in his third year in Lexington, guiding Kentucky to its eighth national championship and 15th Final Four. In doing so, he claimed his first national championship and his fourth appearance in the Final Four. Only the second coach in NCAA history to lead three different schools to the Final Four, he has racked up more than 500 on-court victories, 14 NCAA Tournament appearances and numerous national coach of the year honors, including the 2010 Adolph Rupp National Coach of the Year award. Calipari has sent 27 players to the NBA, including a record five first-round picks in the 2010 NBA Draft and a record six picks in the 2012 NBA Draft. He's coached three No. 1 overall picks, more than any other coach. His foundation, the Calipari Family Foundation, has raised millions of dollars millions of dollars to help the lives of those in need in the Commonwealth and across the country. Calipari is author of the national bestseller “Bounce Back: Overcoming Setbacks to Succeed in Business and in Life.”
Eric LindseyEric Lindsey is the editor of CoachCal.com and oversees Coach Calipari’s social media platforms. Before CoachCal.com, Lindsey was a writer at UKAthletics.com. Lindsey served as the primary developer in the University of Kentucky’s push to integrate new and social media into the athletics department. He conceptualized, directed and wrote for “Cat Scratches,” UK Athletics’ official blog, covering men’s and women’s basketball and football in their entirety, as well as in-depth and unprecedented access into all of Kentucky’s 22 sports through features, game stories and more. Lindsey has written for the Lexington Herald-Leader, freelanced for several publications, including the San Diego Union Tribune, and was a former managing and sports editor at the Kentucky Kernel, UK's daily, student-run newspaper.
Chad HobsonChad Hobson is co-owner of WebMedley, the Lexington, Kentucky-based digital agency responsible for managing and producing the creative, video, and technical aspects of CoachCal.com. If you see Coach Calipari out and about in public and this face is nearby with a camera, be sure to say "hi!"... you may end up in the next video feature.
Ken HowlettKen Howlett is the editor of the popular UK blog "A Sea of Blue" (aseaofblue.com) and co-hosts "Wildcat Wednesday," a weekly University of Kentucky radio program on 1340 WBGN in Bowling Green, Ky. He is also a contributing writer to "Wildcat Tip-Off," a UK basketball yearbook published by Maple Street Press.
David JacksonDavid Jackson was an intern at CoachCal.com from August 2011 to December 2011. Jackson is from Alton, Ill., and planned on pursuing a career in sports marketing. He graduated in May 2012.
David ScottDavid Scott is currently working as a director of communications for ESPN's news content. The former editor at CoachCal.com, Scott served as John Calipari's social and business manager for his first two years at the University of Kentucky. Scott co-authored the national best-seller "Bounce Back" with Coach Cal. A 20-year veteran of the national media scene, Scott has written for Sports Illustratred for Kids magazine, SPORT magazine, College Sports magazine, the Boston Herald, the Patriot Ledger and the Worcester Telegram & Gazette.
Guy RamseyGuy Ramsey serves as Assistant Director of New Media at the University of Kentucky, where he oversees the social media efforts of UK Athletics. He manages and writes for “Cat Scratches,” the official blog of UK Athletics, covering all 22 of the Kentucky’s varsity sports.
Adam WarnerAdam was an intern for CoachCal.com from January 2012 to May 2012. He majored in broadcast journalism at the University of Kentucky. He is from Goshen, Ky. Adam has interned as a website assistant for Tom Leach Productions and planned on pursuing a career in sports journalism. He graduated in May 2012.
Chris ReynoldsChris Reynolds is a freelance photographer for CoachCal.com. Born and raised in Lexington, Ky., Reynolds attended the University of Kentucky where he worked as a photographer for the Kentucky Kernel. Since then Reynolds has been published in several music and sports publications.
Ryan SuckowRyan Suckow assists with new media and the media relations department at the University of Kentucky as a UK media relations intern. An alumnus of UK, he contributes and writes for “Cat Scratches,” the official blog of UK Athletics, covering all of the Kentucky’s 22 varsity spots.
Fink DensfordFink Densford is an intern for CoachCal.com. Originally from Modesto, Calif., Densford is a print journalism major and psychology minor at the University of Kentucky. Set to graduate in May 2013, Fink is pursuing a career in online design and publication in a journalistic field.
Jessi GreenbergJessi Greenberg is a volleyball player for the University of Kentucky and an intern for CoachCal.com. Jessi is from Melbourne, Fla., and will be graduating in December 2013 with degrees in both marketing and integrated strategic communication. She is pursuing a career in sports marketing.