(born Irwin Elliot Shalek
; May 7
in Chelsea, Massachusetts
- September 17
in Norwalk, Connecticut
) was a fight announcer heard over the NBC
radio network during the 1950s. From 1947 to 1949, he was the emcee of Quick As a Flash
, a radio quiz program which featured drama segments with guest actors from radio detective shows.
On television, Elliot replaced Jay Jackson as host of the nighttime version of the popular quiz show, Tic-Tac-Dough for the remainder of the show's nighttime run (1957–59). He was a host on other game shows, including Beat the Clock and Win with a Winner. Elliot was also asked to host what would later become the Ed Sullivan Show.
Win Elliot anchored Sports Central USA on the CBS Radio Network.