Tom Martin


Tom Martin

Tom Martin is the host of Eastern Standard, a weekly radio magazine of interviews and stories about interesting people, places, and things happening in the Commonwealth.

Martin, a Morehead native, has served as news anchor for KQV Radio in Pittsburgh, a Peabody Award-winning anchor and documentarian at AP Radio Network News in Washington, D.C., as well as a news anchor for the RKO Radio Network, ABC Network News and WABC News in New York. Tom also served for five years as vacation substitute for commentator Paul Harvey. 

He hosted "The World's First Rhythm and News Show" on WVLK-Lexington and was founding program director and morning host on WRVG, the former public station at Georgetown College. 

From 2005 until 2013, Tom was the founding editor in chief for Business Lexington.


Part two of our discussion with Randall Stevens, founder of the Lexington-based tech company ArchVision. He discussed the company’s endeavor called AVAIL, software designed to bring order to the chaos of myriad project files shared among architects, engineers, and construction contractors.

Focus on Business host Tom Martin invites Facebook friends to offer questions for Jim Betts, owner of Bluegrass Baking Company in Lexington.