Howard Kotton has been a journalist for more than 40 years, having gained his start as a copy boy for The Australian Jewish News in 1977. He has worked primarily in newspapers, most notably for News Corp for more than 20 years. Howard has co-written two books and worked at several international sports events. For the past 10 years he has been a senior journalist for AFL Media. He is married to Samantha (Lulu) and they live in Melbourne.