Business Development - Florida Office

Joe Girvan
Business Development Manager

Direct: (727) 492-5694
jgirvan@cbacompanies.com


Boston native, and veteran sportscaster Joe Girvan joined our agency in April 2018 as the Business Development Manager of our Tampa, FL office.

In this role, Girvan will work with CEO Michael McKenna to help build the firm’s business in this expanding market. He will also assist in the company’s ongoing educational efforts through seminars and workshops on the topics of benefits and healthcare.

Girvan is a native of Massachusetts who left New England to attend University of Florida.  He interned for Bob Lobel at WBZ while earning a  B. S. in Telecommunication/Broadcast News.

His first sportscasting position was in Mobile, AL, at WPMI. He then returned to Gainesville, FL where he was Sports Director for nearly eight years at ABC affiliate, WCJB TV-20, leading a three-person team, anchoring sportscasts, and serving as the go-to personality for appearances and charity events. He later joined Bay News 9 and Bright House Sports Network in the Tampa/Orlando area, and then the Gainesville Television Network’s NBC and CBS affiliates. Girvan produced all local sports content for this start-up operation. His resume also includes a stint as a sports anchor for ESPN West Palm and WPTV. His work in this field earned him the 2017 Florida Associated Press Sportscaster of the Year designation; 2017 Fort Myers News-Press Best of Southwest Florida “Best Sportscaster” honors, and numerous other awards. During his time as a broadcaster, he interviewed thousands of sports personalities including Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer, and Tim Tebow.

In addition to a strong sports background, Joe is a licensed auctioneer and holds his life and health insurance licenses.  Joe and his wife Jennifer, reside in Fort Myers.

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Joe Girvan Joins CBA as Business Developmet Manager of Tampa Office

Posted on: 07/22/2018
CBA is happy to announce that Boston native, and veteran sportscaster Joe Girvan has joined its team as Business Development Manager at their Florida office, located at 100 S. Ashl...