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Gold & Silver Circle – Class of 2021
Much to celebrate this year. The good news emerging is that the Gold & Silver Circle announces 2021 inductees for the SF/NorCal NATAS honor society, recognizing decades of service to the television industry.
Emmy® SF Presents Virtual News Directors Round Table on Oct. 23
The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences San Francisco chapter is holding a members-only special event on Oct. 23. The event will be a virtual round table, moderated by NATAS Officer Nazy Javid, consisting of a panel of well-established news leaders from the Northern California region.
Mentor Match Program Launches to Help Members Strengthen Skills
One of the biggest complaints among television professionals, especially in this hybrid, socially-distanced world we’re living in, is a lack of acknowledgement, praise or constructive criticism. NATAS SF/NorCal is aiming to fix that through its new and improved mentorship program, launching this September.
Tech Emmys® Announce New Date
42nd Annual News and Documentary Emmy® Awards Announced
The News & Documentary Emmy® Awards are presented as two individual ceremonies: categories honoring Television News Programming were presented yesterday, on Tuesday, September 28th; categories honoring Documentaries were presented, Wednesday, September 29th.
Former Chapter President, John Odell, Publishes First Book
Former NATAS Chapter President and Silver Circle member John Odell recently published his first book, “Elmer & Virginia: A World War II Romance in Letters.” Based on more than 700 letters his parents exchanged from 1939 to 1944, it’s a saga written by two gifted story tellers who happened to be madly in love with each other.
Winners Announced For Outstanding Interactive Media For a Daytime Program
Regional Roundup – OCTOBER 2021
Monthly Tidbits From Our Chapter’s Markets
NATAS welcomes contributions to the Regional Roundup from all Chapter markets. To be included, please contact Toby Momtaz at email@example.com.
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“GC” and “SC” references, immediately following an individual’s name in a story, refers to that individual being an inductee of the Chapter’s Gold Circle and/or Silver Circle, followed by the year, or years, of induction.