Locally produced podcast “Geek Culture Congress” hosted their first successful live audience recording at Tampa Bay Comic Convention 2021 on Saturday (July 31). Geek Culture Congress is a local podcast dedicated to pop fandom, Comic Books, Video Games, Science Fiction, Fantasy, Movies and TV not only worldwide and nationally, but also focused on highlighting our culture here in Tampa Bay.

The podcast is hosted by Actor/Comedian Tarik Lewis, Rich Ortiz and Joey Franchize of Wild 94.1, Micaela Fig of QYK 99.5 FM and Luis “Speedy Jr” Gonzalez of 92.5 Maxima. Joined by special guests Javier Lugo – comic artist and co-creator of Green Tempest, American Eagle and much more! Also Devious Eye Entertainment, a local Video Game and Entertainment company based in St Petersburg FL!


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Rachel PItts is a 20+ year radio veteran covers all things Philly for Beasley Media Group Philadelphia as the Digital Program Director. This includes 97.5 The Fanatic, WMMR, WMGK, 92.5 XTU and BEN FM. A graduate from the Universaity of South Florida with a Bachelor's degree in Mass Communications with a focus in Public Relations. Previously was the Digital Program Director for Beasley Media Group Tampa. Has been the co-host of "Theme Parks & Rec Podcast" and of the Tampa Bay Lightning backed podcast called, "Game Mizconduct".

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