Meet Mark Mason


The longtime radio host and Trail Blazers Public Address announcer will inform your day with topical chat and breaking news. Mark Mason has covered the Portland, Oregon airwaves for almost 25 years, 22 of those with 1190 KEX. Twelve of those years were anchoring the popular Mark & Dave Show before his co-host and best friend passed from pancreatic cancer. He carries on the mission to inform and entertain Portland radio audiences still 99 44/100% hate free. Mark and his wife Louise raised their kids in the “Best hometown in America.” All three are college grads, one Duck, one Beaver, and a Western Washington Viking. As one of the most recognizable voices in Portland and Southwest Washington, Mark has also been the brand endorsement choice on KEX for many of Portland’s most popular business institutions.

Mark Mason Demo

People always ask me: As the Blazers PA guy, which shot was bigger? Dame's 2014 Dame winner vs Houston, or the 2019 clincher vs OKC? I can tell you the answer on the QT: Houston. That shot ended over a decade of playoff futility. The rest is icing on the cake!