TITLE HISTORY ECWA (East Coast Wrestling Association) Heavyweight title defeating Cheetah Master (April 7, 2001); ECWA (East Coast Wrestling Association) Hall of Famer (inducted December 3, 2005); Career Highlights Kevin Kelly started his career in Eddie Mansfield’s IWF as a Ring Announcer.. Kevin Kelly worked alongside IWF alumni Billy Gunn and Bart Gunn.. Billy Gunn got Kevin Kelly his first WWF tryout as a ring announcer.. Kevin Kelly moved onto interviewing and commentating duties.. Late 1997: Kevin Kelly & Michael Cole became announcers for Raw is War (along with Jim Ross) for a few months.. 1998: Kevin Kelly worked as a interviewer on Raw and Smackdown! and as a commentator for weekend shows.. Kevin Kelly hosted WWF Internet show Byte!This.. Kevin Kelly worked as a talent scout looking over talent in WWF farm leagues OVW, MCW, UWA and HWA.. Kevin Kelly briefly worked in the OVW training facility to be a manager.. March 2003: Kevin Kelly left the WWE to pursue other ventures.. December 3, 2005: Kevin Kelly was inducted into the ECWA Hall of Fame.. March 2, 2010: Jim Cornette confirmed during his Who’s Slamming Who podcast, that Kevin Kelly has just signed an agreement to be the voice of Ring of Honor on internet Pay-per-view.. Since 2011 Kevin Kelly has been doing the ring announcing job for Ring of Honor. May 28, 2011 – October 22, 2011: Kevin Kelly was the announcer for Lucha Libre USA Season 2. Kevin Kelly did a show in NJPW along with Matt Strike in 2015 and on January 4, 2016. Kevin Kelly is currently announcing for Ring of Honor with Steve Corino. July 2017: Kevin Kelly announced officially that he is no longer with Ring Of Honor and will be going to New Japan Pro Wrestling.