“So… You Want a Career?”

“So… You Want a Career?”
(The Ultimate “Reality Show”)
S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications
Hergenhan Auditorium
February 16, 2018
12 noon – 5 PM

12 noon – Opening Comments & Free Lunch (Hergenhan Auditorium)

  • Welcome Comment – S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications
  • Opening Comments – David Donovan, President New York State Broadcasters Association; Hetal Raythattha, Account Executive, Cumulus Media NYC; Lauren Levine, Brand Manager, Mix 102.5, Galaxy Communications

12:15 PM – Executive Panel – So You Want Us to Hire You? (Hergenhan Auditorium)

  • Ed Levine - CEO Galaxy Communications Syracuse
  • Chet Osadchey - V.P & GM Cayuga Radio Group
  • Karen Carey - Market President & Chief Revenue Officer , Townsquare Media Marcy, NY
  • Rick Yacobush – Market President, iHeart Media
  • Glen Tacinelli – V.P. Sales Cumulus, NYC

1:15 PM – How to Get On the Air!  (Hergenhan Auditorium)

  • Ed Levine - CEO Galaxy Communications Syracuse
  • John Sterling - Radio Sportscaster, New York Yankees
  • Molly Matott - Meteorologist, CNY Central WSTM/WTVH/WSTQ
  • Ralphie Aversa - Syndicated radio and multi-platform producer and host, Cumulus Radio – WPLJ
  • Kaylin Broadwell – Weekends on 99.5 The River, Albany
  • Carrie Lazarus – News Anchor, WSYR-TV, Syracuse

2:15 PM – Marketing Contest Explanation (Room 141 Newhouse 3)

  • Hetal Raythata - Account Executive, Cumulus Media NYC
  • Lauren Levine - Brand Manager, Mix 102.5, Galaxy Communications

2:20 PM – Follow the Money! Sales in the New Media Age (Room 141 Newhouse 3)

  • Glen Tacinelli – V.P. Sales Cumulus, NYC
  • Alison Zero Jones - Marketing and Corporate Sponsorship, WXXI Public Broadcasting Council, Rochester
  • Chad Jones - Account Executive, iHeartMedia, Albany
  • Hetal Raythattha – Account Executive, Cumulus Media, NYC
  • Monica Rosenberg – Account Executive, iHeartMedia Albany

3:30 PM – News, Sports and Programming In the Digital Age (Room 141 Newhouse 3)

  • Fatima Bangura – Digital Producer 7 Eyewitness News WKBW-TV,  Buffalo
  • Niko Tamurian – Sports Director CNY Central, WSTM, Syracuse
  • Serena Romero – Executive Producer, CNY Central, WSTM-TV Syracuse
  • Sean Carroll – News Director CNY Central
  • Dave Wheeler - Brand Manager, Townsquare Media, Utica

4:15 PM – Cross Platform Marketing and Promotion (Room 141 Newhouse 3)

  • Kate Corey - Promotions Manager, WNYT-TV Albany
  • Leslie Slender – V.P. Promotions and Marketing Cumulus NYC
  • Scott Stabbert - Asst. Promotions Director iHeart Media Binghamton
  • Lauren Levine - Brand Manager Mix 102.5 Galaxy Communications
  • Miranda Farruggio – Senior Marketing Consultant, Sinclair Broadcast Group
  • Marissa Greenlar - Brand Manager of KROCK, Galaxy Communications

5:00 PM – Reception – Prizes Awarded in Lobby

Event is FREE – To register email Carolyn Jung at cjung@nysbroadcasters.org