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Emmy® Awards Dates to Remember
Sponsorship Opportunities at the Emmy® Awards Gala
EMMY® GALA PROGRAM SALUTATIONS
The collectible Emmy® Gala Program is distributed to more than 500 media professionals and is often saved as a keepsake. Promotion opportunities start at $200 for a business card size ad.
Order Deadline Friday, May 4
Artwork Deadline Friday, May 11
Gold & Silver Circle 2018 Nomination Deadline April 15
The nomination deadline is approaching for the Gold & Silver Circle Class of 2018. Nominations will be accepted until April 15. Awards Chair Wayne Freedman (SC ’02) calls the Gold & Silver Circle “our chapter’s Broadcasting Hall of Fame.” This year’s class will be officially recognized at the elegant and entertaining Induction Luncheon on Saturday, October 20 at the Park Central Hotel in San Francisco.
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What is A Governor? The NATAS Board of Governors Explained
So, here’s the thing: this time of year – between waiting for Emmy® nominations and planning for our glittering Gala – we look to infuse our chapter’s governance with new energy, vibrant personalities, and fresh ideas. This month we are seeking candidates to run for SF / NorCal Chapter Governor seats.
Wing: New Emmy® Awards Red Carpet Interviewer Line-Up
KPIX 5’s Da Lin will once again be co-hosting the Emmy® Awards Gala’s red carpet coverage from the SFJAZZ Center on June 2! I’m honored and humbled to be joining him again this year with the co-hosting duties, which are always fun for everyone! This will be Da’s fifth year as red carpet co-host, and it will also be my fifth tour of duty on the red carpet, too! Joining us on the red carpet for the first time this year will be Melanie Woodrow, from KGO-TV ABC7 and my board colleague on the Chapter’s Board of Governors.
Regional Roundup – April 2018
Monthly Tidbits From Our Chapter’s Markets
This month: Eureka, San Francisco, Sacramento, Reno
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ABC’s Cibrowski Joins KGO-TV As New President/GM
KGO-TV ABC7 in San Francisco has a new president and general manager. Tom Cibrowski, senior vice president of content, coverage and special events at ABC News, is moving to the Bay Area to join the network’s owned-and-operated San Francisco station.
Oakland’s Youth Beat Provides Media Training and Mentorship
Oakland-based youth media organization Media Enterprise Alliance has unveiled a new website and brand identity, relaunching as YouthBeat.org.
‘The Day Flew By’ – Worlds Fair Nano In San Francisco
If you missed the Worlds Fair Nano in San Francisco, you missed a mind-expanding zeitgeist of new-age tech-crazy! You missed a weekend of wild presentations, demonstrations, and fascinations on March 10 and 11 at Pier 48 in San Francisco.
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