Twenty-five years major market experience
Radio, television, film
Non-Linear Audio Editing
First Class (General) Radiotelephone Operator License
NETWORK TELEVISION NEWS WRITER
CNN New York
Co-wrote evening news broadcasts for Mary Alice Williams, morning
newscasts for Ellen Fleischer. Co-writer of evening financial news show
for Myron Kandel, Dan Dorffman. Participated in other aspects of bureau
operations as segment producer, standby reporter, assignment editor, and
RADIO NEWS ANCHOR-REPORTER
1010 WINS News anchor on America's #1 all-news station. Wrote, produced and on-air talent on two, four-hour air shifts.
WABC Anchor/reporter on nineteen newscasts
daily. Street reporter covering of all major breaking stories throughout
New York City.
WCBS Wrote, produced and on-air talent
on four-hour News Radio 88 news shift. Produced special reports,
wraps in addition to air shift.
KPOL, KZLA , Capital Cities Anchored newscasts,
produced segments/wraps. Covered beat, reporting on breaking stories emanating
from greater LA.
WERE Interim Sports Director. Broadcast
hourly sports show on this all-news station.
NETWORK RADIO ANCHOR-WRITER-REPORTER
Metro Networks New York News anchor/writer.
Launched Metro Network's MetroSource, fledgling national radio
network available to 1,200 radio stations nationwide.
Morrie Trumble's Ski Reporting Network New York Wrote, produced and broadcast segments for 1,000 television stations and cable networks nationwide including The Weather Channel, UPI Radio network, and others.
NATIONAL NEWS DIRECTOR for ABRAMS/FOXX Group:
WICV FM Chicago, Illinois
WGCL FM Cleveland, Ohio
WRNO FM New Orleans, Lousiana
WQDR FM Raleigh, North Carolina
NEWS DIRECTOR-ASSISTANT NEWS DIRECTOR
WICV FM Chicago, General Cinema Corporation, Chicago In addition to performing morning drive news shifts in Chicago and Cleveland, worked with Program Director Lee Abrams on news research projects and authored articles: On 12 to 34 News Targeting and The 1974 News Director's Manual. Lectured at schools nationwide on subject of Audience Research in Radio News. Responsible for hiring and training News Department staff.
WGCL FM, General Cinema Corporation, Cleveland. Designed radio news concepts, formats and public affairs programming. Performed People News news show on morning air shift. Station was #1 within one month.
WMET Chicago, Metromedia Co-hosted morning
show. Administrated news department, designed news format, created public
affairs programming. Also, conducted market research on news.
Co-produced segments for weekly 2 1/2 hour public affairs program by performing various stunts:
Extensive Super News Dudes promotion exclusively for News Department included newspaper advertising and original Super News Dudes busboards. Number 1 station overall, won National NAB Station of the Year award during tenure.
RADIO AIR PERSONALITY
KVWO-FM Cheyenne, Wyoming Production manager and air personality (as Program Director/Production Manager) at this #1 Country station which won 3 consecutive Station of the Year Awards in a row for programming excellence.
KRAE Cheyenne, Wyoming Air personality at this #1 oldies station. Playing hits from the 50s, 60s, and 70s this station is one of the premier oldies stations in the West.
RADIO PROGRAM DIRECTOR
KVWO AM-FM Cheyenne Helped organize music research (with consultant Larry Cobb). Performed Contemporary Country music daily air shift, celebrity interviews, staffing, news reporting/gathering, also sales, copywriting, and production. Twenty-four hour country station was automated with Bill Molek's revolutionary SonoMag, ferrite-core digital processing system. Also, the commercial voice of Cheyenne Frontier Days nationwide. Station was #1.
Three consecutive Station of the Year awards for Programming Excellence KVWO, Cheyenne, Wyoming
Author of The News Director's Manual for Lee Abrams
National columnist, "News News" for Bob Hamilton's Radio Magazine
Guest Lecturer at Northwestern University, Weber State College and other schools' Television, Radio & Film Classes on psychographic radio news research.
Co-starred in motion picture, The Gospel According to Most People, Ken Anderson Films, Inc.
Starred in motion picture, Food for the Sun, directed by David Capurso. (clip)
Cameo in, The King Returns, produced by David Capurso. (clip)
Acted in numerous television and radio commercials nationwide
Featured in Time, People, Us and virtually all press world-wide for cutting up, selling and trademarking the original HOLLYWOOD Sign.
1978University of Wyoming. Sociology, Political
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