(Left to right) Kathy Orr & Herb Clarke
on the weather set at NBC 10
Broadcast Pioneers Symposium
Saturday, April 13, 2002

The Philadelphia Broadcasting Symposium - Spring 2002



On Saturday, April 13, 2002, the Broadcast Pioneers of Philadelphia held a symposium at the studios of NBC-10, WCAU.

The speakers were:

Chris Blackman, Vice-President of News, NBC 10, WCAU-TV
Tony Davis, Production Director, WOGL Radio
Pete Kane, Photojournalist, NBC 10, WCAU-TV
Darian Bagley, News writer/producer, NBC 10, WCAU-TV
Kim Zachary, Director of Human Resources, NBC 10, WCAU-TV
Larry Litwin, Ass't Rowan Professor of Communication, former KYW Anchor/reporter

Audio Excerpts:

Chris Blackman praised Pete Kane, followed by Pete saying what he wanted to do

Kim Zachary told about how she got started

Tony Davis spoke about how he came to WOGL-FM

Larry talked about the beginnings of newsradio and Chris mentioned the importance of good writing

Darian gave some advice to newcomers

Chris, Pete & Tony talked about small markets

Kim mentioned the benefits of work experience over graduate school

Chris told how to stand out, Larry said about the benefits of good writing and Ed Papazian, President of the Broadcast Pioneers suggested some advice for future sales people

Here's some audio from the tour into the control room

Here's some audio from the tour into the graphics and promotion departments

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