Director of Marketing & Communication, FOX Sports Ohio and SportsTime Ohio
Local Board Member, Cleveland
Alex Slemc is the Director of Marketing and Communication of FOX Sports Ohio and SportsTime Ohio. He oversees all aspects of the two television networks’ marketing, including branding and promotional creative, FOX cross-promotional efforts, media buying, and collaboration with advertising sales efforts. He manages the company’s marketing and promotional relationships with the Cleveland Indians, Cincinnati Reds, Cleveland Cavaliers, Columbus Blue Jackets, The Ohio State University, and the University of Dayton, among others. He assumed this position in June 2008.
Slemc joined FOX Sports Ohio from the Cleveland Indians, where he served as Manager, Broadcasting from 2001 to 2008. Prior to working with the Indians, he oversaw the marketing efforts for Benedictine High School, his alma mater, in Cleveland and also held various sales and marketing roles at WQAL Radio.
Slemc was awarded the 2016 Distinguished Marketing and Sales Award from the Sales and Marketing Executives of Cleveland. He currently serves on the Board for the Positive Coaching Alliance (Cleveland Chapter) and the Lyndhurst Dads’ Club, which provides recreational baseball and softball options for children in the City of Lyndhurst and surrounding suburbs. He is also the Girls Athletic Director for St. Paschal Baylon Catholic School in Highland Heights, Ohio. He holds a BA from the University of Dayton.
Alex and his wife Tricia live in Lyndhurst with their three children - A.J. (12), Ella (10), and Owen (8). In his spare time, he enjoys travelling with his family, coaching youth sports, and is an avid fan of Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band.