Jesse Cox was a radio producer with a passion for storytelling.
He won Silver for Best Documentary at the Third Coast International Audio Festival for The Real Tom Banks (2014) and the Director’s Choice for Keep them Guessing (2013). For ABC Radio National he has worked as a freelance and staff producer, developing the shows Long Story Short, Radiotonic and This is About.
Before joining the ABC, he was one of the creators and Executive Producers of All the Best, FBi Radio’s nationally distributed documentary and storytelling program. After leaving the ABC, he joined Audible Australia as head of original content. He died on Tuesday 19 December 2017. His colleagues Belinda Lopez and Jessica Bineth produced a special tribute episode of This is About, which you can listen to here.