TCOM Career Day Friday, March 22nd
The TCOM Student Association, the Department of Telecommunications, and the BGSU Career Center are jointly organizing the 2nd TCOM Career Day on March 22 Friday with alumni career panel, company presentations, luncheon, and on-site interviews. The alumni career panel and company presentations are open to the public. Students sign up for on-site interviews via WorkNet.
Alumni Career Panel- 10:30 BTSU Room 315
Faculty Moderator: Dr. Ewart Skinner
Annamarie Iannetta- marketing associate, MedCity Media, Cleveland, providing support for the company’s events, marketing and business development.
Jeffrey Warnement- Director of Photography of Bartha, an events production company in Columbus, OH
Jon Sinton- Co-Founder and the President, Progressive Voices, Inc., a nonprofit educational organization whose initial product is the Progressive Voices App for smartphones and tablets, Atlanta, Georgia.
Anthony Bellino- Co-Host/Producer of “Drive Time” on CBS Sports Radio 106.5 The Ticket, Radio PxP Broadcaster, & Public Address Announcer, Toledo, OH
Gil Gonzalez – Director, Conference and Meetings, Association of Performing Arts Presenters (APAP), Washington DC
Andree Kinnee – Assignment Desk Manager, WJW-TV, Cleveland
Company Presentation 11:30 BTSU Room 315
Faculty Moderator: Mr. Stephen Merrill
Sinclair Broadcasting WKEF 22 ABC, WRGT Dayton: Wes Finley, News Director
Toledo 05 CW- Cheryl Lightfoot, Fulfillment Coordinator, Local Stations
WKFM/WLKR (Radio) Milan, Ohio – Bill Forthofer, General Manager
WMNT-TV Toledo – Melyssa Knight, General Manager
Time Warner Cable: Cheryl Ridgway , Time Warner Cable
Luncheon 12:30 BTSU room 228 (prior registration required)
Menu- Served Lunch: Grilled Chicken Sandwich, Greens and Herb Salad, Soup of the day, Fresh Fruit, Mini cookies and brownies, Lemonade and water. Vegetarian menu available.
Keynote speaker- Ed Kozelek, President of the Ohio Cable and Telecommunications Association
On-site interviews for jobs and internships
WTOL, Toledo (BTSU307)
CW/WT05, Toledo (BTSU309)
WKFM/WKLM, Milan, OH (WH200)
WKEF-TV, 22 ABC, WRGT Fox45, Sinclair Broadcasting, Dayton, OH (BTSU318)
WMNT- TV Toledo (BTSU407)
Association of Performing Arts Presenters, Washington DC (WH023)