Broadcast Pioneers presented a FREE event for all college students who are studying in the fields of communications, journalism, public relations and other associated areas. It was open to all college students regardless of the university or college they attended.
The career night took place at Temple University's Annenberg Hall on Wednesday, March 26, 2014 from 6 pm to 8 pm with a networking one-on-one session until 8:30 pm. Broadcast Pioneers President Jerry Klein was again be our moderator. Klein is Executive Vice-President for the Anne Klein Communications Group. Opening remarks by Gerry Wilkinson, Chairman of the Board of Broadcast Pioneers, former WHYY-TV producer and former Operations Manager for WDAS AM & FM Radio.
Our Panelists were (in alphabetical order):
Matt DeLucia, NBC 10 Reporter/2005 Broadcast Pioneers Scholarship Winner
Pat Delsi, former owner of WSSJ Radio & current Broadcast Pioneers Treasurer
Art Ellis, Executive Director of Communications & Brand Management, WHYY
Niki Hawkins, Public Affairs Manager & TV Producer, WPVI-TV, 6abc
Vince Hill, Senior News Anchor & Business Center Anchor, KYW Newsradio
Kristin Long, VP/Sales, Political Advocacy, Tribune Broadcasting & WPHL-TV
For those who have missed this outstanding opportunity or for those who were there but would just to revisit the evening, complete video of the event is on our YouTube Channel! View it here!