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WGGB Annual EEO Public File Report 2007

 

 

Annual EEO Public File Report Form

WGGB, Springfield, MA

Annual EEO Public File Report

 

The purpose of the EEO Public File Report (396) is to comply with Section 73.2080(c)(6) of the FCC’s 2002 EEO Rule. This Report has been prepared on behalf of the Station Employment Unit that is comprised of the following stations: WGGB, Springfield, MA and is required to be placed in the public inspection files of these stations, and posted on their web sites, if they have web sites.

 

 

The information contained in this Report covers the time period beginning

December 1, 2006 to and including November 23, 2007 (the “Applicable Period”).

The FCC’s 2002 EEO Rule requires that this Report contain the following information:

A list of all full-time vacancies filled by the Stations comprising the Station Employment Unit during the Applicable Period;

For each such vacancy, the recruitment source(s) utilized to fill the vacancy (including, if applicable, organizations entitled to notification pursuant to Section 73.2080(c)(1)(ii) of the new EEO Rule, which should be separately identified by name, address, contact person and telephone number;

The recruitment source that referred the hiree for each full-time vacancy during the Applicable Period;

Data reflecting the total number of persons interviewed for full-time vacancies during the Applicable Period and the total number of interviewees referred by each recruitment source utilized in connection with such vacancies; and

A list and brief description of the initiatives undertaken pursuant to Sections 73.2080(c)(2) of the FCC rules.

Appendices 1, 2, and 3, which follow, have been designed, in the aggregate, to provide the required information. Please note that the numbers listed on Appendix 2 under the column entitle “Full-time Positions for Which This Source Was Utilized” refer to the number of the full-time job positions listed on Appendix 1.

For the purposes of this Report, a vacancy was deemed “filled” not when the offer was extended but when the hiree accepted the job offer and started in the position. A person was deemed “interviewed” when he or she was interviewed in person.

 

 

Appendix 1 to

Annual EEO Public File Report Form

Covering the Period from December 1, 2006 to November 23, 2007

Station(s) Comprising Station Employment Unit: WGGB – SPRINGFIELD, MA

Section 1: Vacancy Information

Full-time Positions

Filled By job Title

Recruitment Source of Hiree Total Number of Interviewees

from All sources for This

Position

1

Credit Manager The Republican 4

2

Credit Manager wggb.com 1

3

News Reporter Referral 4

4

Commercial Producer Internal Applicant 3

5A

Promotion Producer Internal Applicant 8

5B

Promotion Producer Employee Referral See 5A

5C

Promotion Producer Employee Referral See 5A

6

Director Internal Applicant 5
7 Account Executive Internal Applicant 1
8 Operations Technician Internal Applicant 1
9 News Producer www.sbgi.net 1
10 News Reporter www.sbgi.net 2
11 Sales Marketing/Res. wggb.com 4
12 Chief Engineer Employee Referral 1
13 Morning Anchor wggb.com 2
14 Assignment Editor Employee Referral 1
15 Sports Reporter/Anchor www.sbgi.net 5
16 News Anchor talentapes.com 3
17 News Producer Internal Applicant 4
18 Director Employee Referral 4
19 Sales Marketing Research Employee Referral 3
20 Operations Technician Internal Applicant 5
21 Engineering Maint.Tech  

www.sbgi.net

 

5
22 Operations Technician UMASS Job Fair 5
23 Assignment Editor Referral 4
24 News Producer  

www.sbgi.net

 

10
25 News Producer  

www.sbgi.net

 

4

Total Number of Persons Interviewed During Applicable Period: 90

 

 

Appendix 2 to

Annual EEO Public File Report Form

Covering the Period from 12/1/05 to 11/23/06

Station(s) Comprising Station Employment Unit: WGGB

Section 2: Recruitment Source Information

Recruitment Source

(Name, Address, Telephone Number,

Contact Person)

Total Number of

Interviewees This Source Has Provided During This Period (If Any)

Full-time Positions for

Which This Source Was Utilized

1

Berkshire Training & Employment Program

160 North Street

Pittsfield, MA 01201

Tom McDonough

413-499-2220 X 138

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Credit Manager (2)

News Reporter.

Commercial Producer.

Promotion Producer (3)

Director

Account Executive

Operations Technician

News Producer.

News Reporter

Sales Assistant

Morning Anchor

Assignment Editor

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor

News Producer

Director.

Sales Marketing Res.

Operations Technician

Engineering Maint. Tech

Operations Technician

Assignment Editor

News Producer

News Producer

2

Afro-American Cultural Center – AIC

Naomi White

1000 State Street

Springfield, MA 01109

413-205-3400

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Credit Manager (2)

News Reporter.

Commercial Producer.

Promotion Producer (3)

Director

Account Executive

Operations Technician

News Producer.

News Reporter

Sales Assistant

Morning Anchor

Assignment Editor

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor

News Producer

Director.

Sales Marketing Res.

Operations Technician

Engineering Maint. Tech

Operations Technician

Assignment Editor

News Producer

News Producer

3

Casa Latina, Inc. Center

140 Pine Street

Florence, MA 01062

Lillian Tores

413-586-1569

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Credit Manager (2)

News Reporter.

Commercial Producer.

Promotion Producer (3)

Director

Account Executive

Operations Technician

News Producer.

News Reporter

Sales Assistant

Morning Anchor

Assignment Editor

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor

News Producer

Director.

Sales Marketing Res.

Operations Technician

Engineering Maint. Tech

Operations Technician

Assignment Editor

News Producer

News Producer

4

Elms College

Career Center

291 Springfield Street

Chicopee, MA 01013

Kelly Woods

413-265-2272

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Credit Manager (2)

News Reporter.

Commercial Producer.

Promotion Producer (3)

Director

Account Executive

Operations Technician

News Producer.

News Reporter

Sales Assistant

Morning Anchor

Assignment Editor

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor

News Producer

Director.

Sales Marketing Res.

Operations Technician

Engineering Maint. Tech

Operations Technician

Assignment Editor

News Producer

News Producer

5 Jewish Federation of Greater Springfield

1160 Dickinson Street

Springfield, MA 01108

Grae Sibelman

413-737-4313

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Credit Manager (2)

News Reporter.

Commercial Producer.

Promotion Producer (3)

Director

Account Executive

Operations Technician

News Producer.

News Reporter

Sales Assistant

Morning Anchor

Assignment Editor

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor

News Producer

Director.

Sales Marketing Res.

Operations Technician

Engineering Maint. Tech

Operations Technician

Assignment Editor

News Producer

News Producer

6 Mount Holyoke College

Career Development Center

50 College Street

South Hadley, MA 01075

Janice Kane

413-538-2080

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Credit Manager (2)

News Reporter.

Commercial Producer.

Promotion Producer (3)

Director

Account Executive

Operations Technician

News Producer.

News Reporter

Sales Assistant

Morning Anchor

Assignment Editor

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor

News Producer

Director.

Sales Marketing Res.

Operations Technician

Engineering Maint. Tech

Operations Technician

Assignment Editor

News Producer

News Producer

7

American International CollegeWomen

Career Development/Placement

1000 State Street

Springfield, MA 01109

Richard Warrington

413-205-3263

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Credit Manager (2)

News Reporter.

Commercial Producer.

Promotion Producer (3)

Director

Account Executive

Operations Technician

News Producer.

News Reporter

Sales Assistant

Morning Anchor

Assignment Editor

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor

News Producer

Director.

Sales Marketing Res.

Operations Technician

Engineering Maint. Tech

Operations Technician

Assignment Editor

News Producer

News Producer

8

Black Mass Communications

Student Union Bldg. Rm 401

UMASS

Mather Drive

Amherst, MA 01003

Prof. Michael Morgan

413-545-6339

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Credit Manager (2)

News Reporter.

Commercial Producer.

Promotion Producer (3)

Director

Account Executive

Operations Technician

News Producer.

News Reporter

Sales Assistant

Morning Anchor

Assignment Editor

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor

News Producer

Director.

Sales Marketing Res.

Operations Technician

Engineering Maint. Tech

Operations Technician

Assignment Editor

News Producer

News Producer

9

Community Foundation of Western Mass.

P.O. Box 15769

Springfield, MA 01115

Kent Faerber

413-732-2858

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Credit Manager (2)

News Reporter.

Commercial Producer.

Promotion Producer (3)

Director

Account Executive

Operations Technician

News Producer.

News Reporter

Sales Assistant

Morning Anchor

Assignment Editor

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor

News Producer

Director.

Sales Marketing Res.

Operations Technician

Engineering Maint. Tech

Operations Technician

Assignment Editor

News Producer

News Producer

10

Urban League of Springfield

Minority Employment Program

736 State Street

Springfield, MA 01109

Yvette Frisby

413-739-7211

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Credit Manager (2)

News Reporter.

Commercial Producer.

Promotion Producer (3)

Director

Account Executive

Operations Technician

News Producer.

News Reporter

Sales Assistant

Morning Anchor

Assignment Editor

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor

News Producer

Director.

Sales Marketing Res.

Operations Technician

Engineering Maint. Tech

Operations Technician

Assignment Editor

News Producer

News Producer

11

Fairfield University

Attn: Career Planning

1073 No. Benson Raod

Fairfield, CT 06430

203-254-4000

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Credit Manager (2)

News Reporter.

Commercial Producer.

Promotion Producer (3)

Director

Account Executive

Operations Technician

News Producer.

News Reporter

Sales Assistant

Morning Anchor

Assignment Editor

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor

News Producer

Director.

Sales Marketing Res.

Operations Technician

Engineering Maint. Tech

Operations Technician

Assignment Editor

News Producer

News Producer

12

Girls, Inc of Pittsfield

165 East Street

Pittsfield, MA 01201

Kelly Baity

413-442-5174

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Credit Manager (2)

News Reporter.

Commercial Producer.

Promotion Producer (3)

Director

Account Executive

Operations Technician

News Producer.

News Reporter

Sales Assistant

Morning Anchor

Assignment Editor

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor

News Producer

Director.

Sales Marketing Res.

Operations Technician

Engineering Maint. Tech

Operations Technician

Assignment Editor

News Producer

News Producer

13 Smith College

Career Development Office

70 Paradise Road

Northampton, MA 01063

Nancy C. Hill

413-585-2582

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Credit Manager (2)

News Reporter.

Commercial Producer.

Promotion Producer (3)

Director

Account Executive

Operations Technician

News Producer.

News Reporter

Sales Assistant

Morning Anchor

Assignment Editor

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor

News Producer

Director.

Sales Marketing Res.

Operations Technician

Engineering Maint. Tech

Operations Technician

Assignment Editor

News Producer

News Producer

14 Junior League of Springfield

2085 Riverdale Street

Springfield, MA 01089

Patty Holman

413-781-2545

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Credit Manager (2)

News Reporter.

Commercial Producer.

Promotion Producer (3)

Director

Account Executive

Operations Technician

News Producer.

News Reporter

Sales Assistant

Morning Anchor

Assignment Editor

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor

News Producer

Director.

Sales Marketing Res.

Operations Technician

Engineering Maint. Tech

Operations Technician

Assignment Editor

News Producer

News Producer

15

Northern Educations Services

65 Mulberry Street

Springfield, MA 01105

Yvonne Baidy

413-733-2238

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Credit Manager (2)

News Reporter.

Commercial Producer.

Promotion Producer (3)

Director

Account Executive

Operations Technician

News Producer.

News Reporter

Sales Assistant

Morning Anchor

Assignment Editor

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor

News Producer

Director.

Sales Marketing Res.

Operations Technician

Engineering Maint. Tech

Operations Technician

Assignment Editor

News Producer

News Producer

16

Puerto Rican Veteran’s Assoc.

P.O. box 70185

Springfield, MA. 01107

Chris Scott

413-731-0194

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Credit Manager (2)

News Reporter.

Commercial Producer.

Promotion Producer (3)

Director

Account Executive

Operations Technician

News Producer.

News Reporter

Sales Assistant

Morning Anchor

Assignment Editor

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor

News Producer

Director.

Sales Marketing Res.

Operations Technician

Engineering Maint. Tech

Operations Technician

Assignment Editor

News Producer

News Producer

17

Open Pantry

Kevin Noonan

P.O. Box 5127

Springfield, MA 01101

413-737-7902

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Credit Manager (2)

News Reporter.

Commercial Producer.

Promotion Producer (3)

Director

Account Executive

Operations Technician

News Producer.

News Reporter

Sales Assistant

Morning Anchor

Assignment Editor

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor

News Producer

Director.

Sales Marketing Res.

Operations Technician

Engineering Maint. Tech

Operations Technician

Assignment Editor

News Producer

News Producer

18

Department of Social Services

Karen Blake

1537 Main Street, Suite 4

Springfield, MA 01103

413-731-8495

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Credit Manager (2)

News Reporter.

Commercial Producer.

Promotion Producer (3)

Director

Account Executive

Operations Technician

News Producer.

News Reporter

Sales Assistant

Morning Anchor

Assignment Editor

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor

News Producer

Director.

Sales Marketing Res.

Operations Technician

Engineering Maint. Tech

Operations Technician

Assignment Editor

News Producer

News Producer

19 The Republican (Local Newspaper)

Classified Dept.

1860 Main Street

Springfield, MA 01103

1-800-445-0448

1 Credit Manager (2)

20

Greenfield Community College

One College Drive

Greenfield, MA 01301

Colleen Kucinski

413-775-1208

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Credit Manager (2)

News Reporter.

Commercial Producer.

Promotion Producer (3)

Director

Account Executive

Operations Technician

News Producer.

News Reporter

Sales Assistant

Morning Anchor

Assignment Editor

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor

News Producer

Director.

Sales Marketing Res.

Operations Technician

Engineering Maint. Tech

Operations Technician

Assignment Editor

News Producer

News Producer

21

Lighthouse

1401 State Street

Springfield, MA 01109

Twjana Williams

413-736-8974

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Credit Manager (2)

News Reporter.

Commercial Producer.

Promotion Producer (3)

Director

Account Executive

Operations Technician

News Producer.

News Reporter

Sales Assistant

Morning Anchor

Assignment Editor

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor

News Producer

Director.

Sales Marketing Res.

Operations Technician

Engineering Maint. Tech

Operations Technician

Assignment Editor

News Producer

News Producer

22

Regional Employment Board

1441 Main Street, Suite 137

Springfield, MA 01103

Yolanda Ruiz

413-532-4900 Ext 136

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Credit Manager (2)

News Reporter.

Commercial Producer.

Promotion Producer (3)

Director

Account Executive

Operations Technician

News Producer.

News Reporter

Sales Assistant

Morning Anchor

Assignment Editor

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor

News Producer

Director.

Sales Marketing Res.

Operations Technician

Engineering Maint. Tech

Operations Technician

Assignment Editor

News Producer

News Producer

23

YMCA

Employment Opportunities

120 Maple Street

Springfield, MA 01103

Linda Larese

413-732-3121

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Credit Manager (2)

News Reporter.

Commercial Producer.

Promotion Producer (3)

Director

Account Executive

Operations Technician

News Producer.

News Reporter

Sales Assistant

Morning Anchor

Assignment Editor

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor

News Producer

Director.

Sales Marketing Res.

Operations Technician

Engineering Maint. Tech

Operations Technician

Assignment Editor

News Producer

News Producer

24

Safe Passage

43 Center Street, #G

Northampton, MA 01060

Maryann Kent

413-586-1125 EXT 20

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Credit Manager (2)

News Reporter.

Commercial Producer.

Promotion Producer (3)

Director

Account Executive

Operations Technician

News Producer.

News Reporter

Sales Assistant

Morning Anchor

Assignment Editor

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor

News Producer

Director.

Sales Marketing Res.

Operations Technician

Engineering Maint. Tech

Operations Technician

Assignment Editor

News Producer

News Producer

25 Springfield Technical Community College

Office of Disability Services

Attn: Michelle Craft

1 Armory Street

Springfield, MA 01105

413-755-4464

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Credit Manager (2)

News Reporter.

Commercial Producer.

Promotion Producer (3)

Director

Account Executive

Operations Technician

News Producer.

News Reporter

Sales Assistant

Morning Anchor

Assignment Editor

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor

News Producer

Director.

Sales Marketing Res.

Operations Technician

Engineering Maint. Tech

Operations Technician

Assignment Editor

News Producer

News Producer

26

UMASS Everywoman’s Ctr.

Mather Drive

Wilder Hall Box 30520

Amherst, MA 01003

Michael Morgan

413-545-4314

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

0

Credit Manager (2)

News Reporter.

Commercial Producer.

Promotion Producer (3)

Director

Account Executive

Operations Technician

News Producer.

News Reporter

Sales Assistant

Morning Anchor

Assignment Editor

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor

News Producer

Director.

Sales Marketing Res.

Operations Technician

Engineering Maint. Tech

Operations Technician

Assignment Editor

News Producer

News Producer

27

Referral 1

1

1

1

2

1

2

1

Chief Engineer

News Producer

Director

Assignment Editor

News Anchor/Reporter

News Reporter

News Reporter

Sales Marketing Res.

28

Internal Applicant 0

0

3

2

1

1

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

2

0

1

1

0

0

1

0

Credit Manager (2)

News Reporter.

Commercial Producer.

Promotion Producer (3)

Director

Account Executive

Operations Technician

News Producer.

News Reporter

Sales Assistant

Morning Anchor

Assignment Editor

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor

News Producer

Director.

Sales Marketing Res.

Operations Technician

Engineering Maint. Tech

Operations Technician

Assignment Editor

News Producer

News Producer

29

United Way of Pioneer Valley

P.O. Box 3040

Springfield, MA. 01101

Brian Zelasko

413-693-0204

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Credit Manager (2)

News Reporter.

Commercial Producer.

Promotion Producer (3)

Director

Account Executive

Operations Technician

News Producer.

News Reporter

Sales Assistant

Morning Anchor

Assignment Editor

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor

News Producer

Director.

Sales Marketing Res.

Operations Technician

Engineering Maint. Tech

Operations Technician

Assignment Editor

News Producer

News Producer

30

Sinclair Broadcast Group Website

www.sbgi.net

10706 Beaver Dam Road Cockeysville, MD 21030 Sharon Pickeral

410-568-1517

0

1

0

1

4

0

0

1

1

0

0

0

1

0

0

3

0

4

5

4

2

10

4

Credit Manager (2)

News Reporter.

Commercial Producer.

Promotion Producer (3)

Director

Account Executive

Operations Technician

News Producer.

News Reporter

Sales Assistant

Morning Anchor

Assignment Editor

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor

News Producer

Director.

Sales Marketing Res.

Operations Technician

Engineering Maint. Tech

Operations Technician

Assignment Editor

News Producer

News Producer

31

Valley Opportunity Council

317 Main Street

Holyoke MA 01040

Michael Korzeniowski

413-552-1554 Ext 3015

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Credit Manager (2)

News Reporter.

Commercial Producer.

Promotion Producer (3)

Director

Account Executive

Operations Technician

News Producer.

News Reporter

Sales Assistant

Morning Anchor

Assignment Editor

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor

News Producer

Director.

Sales Marketing Res.

Operations Technician

Engineering Maint. Tech

Operations Technician

Assignment Editor

News Producer

News Producer

32

Careerbuilder.com

Will Evans, Account Executive

1750 Tyson’s Blvd, 4th Fl.

McLean, VA 22102

703-637-7908

 

 

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

 

 

 

Credit Manager (2)

News Reporter.

Commercial Producer.

Promotion Producer (3)

Director

Account Executive

Operations Technician

News Producer.

News Reporter

Sales Assistant

Morning Anchor

Assignment Editor

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor

News Producer

Director.

Sales Marketing Res.

Operations Technician

Engineering Maint. Tech

Operations Technician

Assignment Editor

News Producer

News Producer

 

 

33

 

 

Work Opportunity Center, Inc.

P.O. Box 481

Agawam, MA 01104

Paul Burns

413-786-8300 Ext. 25

 

 

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

 

 

Credit Manager (2)

News Reporter.

Commercial Producer.

Promotion Producer (3)

Director

Account Executive

Operations Technician

News Producer.

News Reporter

Sales Assistant

Morning Anchor

Assignment Editor

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor

News Producer

Director.

Sales Marketing Res.

Operations Technician

Engineering Maint. Tech

Operations Technician

Assignment Editor

News Producer

News Producer

 

 

34

 

 

BayPath College

Career Center

588 Longmeadow Street

Longmeadow, MA 01016

413-567-5842

 

 

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

 

 

Credit Manager (2)

News Reporter.

Commercial Producer.

Promotion Producer (3)

Director

Account Executive

Operations Technician

News Producer.

News Reporter

Sales Assistant

Morning Anchor

Assignment Editor

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor

News Producer

Director.

Sales Marketing Res.

Operations Technician

Engineering Maint. Tech

Operations Technician

Assignment Editor

News Producer

News Producer

 

 

35

 

 

Springfield Action Committee.

140 Wilbraham Avenue

Springfield, MA 01109

 

 

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

 

 

Credit Manager (2)

News Reporter.

Commercial Producer.

Promotion Producer (3)

Director

Account Executive

Operations Technician

News Producer.

News Reporter

Sales Assistant

Morning Anchor

Assignment Editor

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor

News Producer

Director.

Sales Marketing Res.

Operations Technician

Engineering Maint. Tech

Operations Technician

Assignment Editor

News Producer

News Producer

 

 

36

 

 

WGGB.com

WGGB-TV

1300 Liberty Street

Springfield, MA

Attn: Linda Cross

413-733-4040

 

 

2

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

2

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

0

 

 

Credit Manager (2)

News Reporter.

Commercial Producer.

Promotion Producer (3)

Director

Account Executive

Operations Technician

News Producer.

News Reporter

Sales Assistant

Morning Anchor

Assignment Editor

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor

News Producer

Director.

Sales Marketing Res.

Operations Technician

Engineering Maint. Tech

Operations Technician

Assignment Editor

News Producer

News Producer

 

 

37

 

 

University of MASS

University Career Center

Mather Drive

Amherst, MA 01003

Michael Morgan

4545-0111

 

 

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

 

 

Credit Manager (2)

News Reporter.

Commercial Producer.

Promotion Producer (3)

Director

Account Executive

Operations Technician

News Producer.

News Reporter

Sales Assistant

Morning Anchor

Assignment Editor

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor

News Producer

Director.

Sales Marketing Res.

Operations Technician

Engineering Maint. Tech

Operations Technician

Assignment Editor

News Producer

News Producer

 

 

38

 

 

Westfield State College

Placement Office

Western Avenue

Westfield, MA 01085

Maureen McCartney

413-572-5206

 

 

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

 

 

 

Credit Manager (2)

News Reporter.

Commercial Producer.

Promotion Producer (3)

Director

Account Executive

Operations Technician

News Producer.

News Reporter

Sales Assistant

Morning Anchor

Assignment Editor

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor

News Producer

Director.

Sales Marketing Res.

Operations Technician

Engineering Maint. Tech

Operations Technician

Assignment Editor

News Producer

News Producer

 

 

39

 

 

Employee Referral

 

 

5

2

 

 

Promotion Producers

Sales Marketing & Research

 

 

40

 

 

Talentapes.com

 

 

1

1

 

 

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor/Reporter

 

 

41

 

 

Medialine.com

 

 

1

1

 

 

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor/Reporter

 

 

42

 

 

Franklin Pierce College

 

 

1

 

 

Sports Reporter/Anchor

 

 

43

 

 

tvjobs.com

 

 

1

 

 

News Producer.

 

 

44

 

 

Bishop State Community College

351 North Broad Street

Mobile, AL 36603-5898

 

 

Credit Manager (2)

News Reporter.

Commercial Producer.

Promotion Producer (3)

Director

Account Executive

Operations Technician

News Producer.

News Reporter

Sales Assistant

Morning Anchor

Assignment Editor

Sports Reporter/Anchor

News Anchor

News Producer

Director.

Sales Marketing Res.

Operations Technician

Engineering Maint. Tech

Operations Technician

Assignment Editor

News Producer

News Producer

 

 

45

 

 

www.jobscentral.com

 

 

1

 

 

Sales Marketing Res.

 

 

46

 

 

masslive.com

 

 

2

 

 

Credit Manager (2)

 

 

47

 

 

UMASS Job Fair

Campus Auditorium

Amherst, MA 01002

 

 

1

 

 

 

Operations Tech

 

 

 

Appendix 3 to

Annual EEO Public File Report Form

Covering the Period from 12-1-06 to 11-23-07

Station(s) Comprising Station Employment Unit WGGB

Section 3: Supplemental (Non-Vacancy Specific) Recruitment Activities Undertaken by WGGB, SPRINGFIELD, MA

Type of Activity Under New EEO Rule:

 

Job Fair

 

Date: February 15, 2007

WGGB attended a Career Job Fair at UMASS Amherst

Jim McKeever, Promotions Manager and Cristal Perriello, Promotion Producer from the station went to the job fair to meet students and accept applications and resumes. It was very helpful in filling some of our positions.

 

Educational Events

 

Date: March 7, 2007

News Director, Kathy Tobin, participated in a day-long seminar Partnership for

America’s Economic Success in Washington, DC as a guest of Irene & George

Davis Foundation, initiative to improve the community by providing services to

infants through Pre-K.

Date: January 30, 2007

15 Cub Scouts from Westfield, MA, met with our Chief Meteorologist, Ed Carroll,

a News Reporter, Ray Hershel, our Sports Director, Scott Coen, News Anchors,

Leigh Frillici and Dave Madsen. The Cub Scout Pack interviewed these

employees to qualify for their communication bade. They asked many questions

like how stories are covered, how do we know what is happening when, how do

they become reports, how long do they need to go to school, etc.

Date: June 21, 2007

Eric Fisher, WGGB Meteorologist, went to Carew Street Headstart School in

Springfield, MA on “Family Night”and spoke to the children and their parents about basic weather symbols found on the weather maps and what they mean. Talked about the nature of the business and Eric’s daily routine on how he prepares his forecasts and gets ready to go on the air. Eric also took a number of questions from all aspects of weather and television news. Content is age specific.

Date: April 12, 2007

Eric Fisher , WGGB Meteorologist, went to Holy Cross Elementary School in

Springfield, MA and spoke to the children about basic weather symbols found on the weather maps and what they mean. Spoke about the importance of math and science with regards to becoming a Meteorologist on or off air. Talked about the nature of the business and Eric’s daily routine on how he prepares his forecasts and gets ready to go on the air. Eric also took a number of questions from all aspects of weather and television news. Eric also talked about life as a broadcast meteorologist and what it takes to

become a meteorologist. Content is age specific.

Date: August 23, 2007

Eric Fisher, WGGB Meteorologist, went to Springfield Technical & Science School in

Springfield, MA and spoke with students about basic weather symbols found on the weather maps and what they mean. Spoke about the importance of math and science with regards to becoming a Meteorologist on or off air. Talked about the nature of the business and Eric’s daily routine on how he prepares his forecasts and gets ready to go on the air. also took a number of questions from all aspects of weather and television news. He also spoke about specific courses that needed to be take to become a meteorologist. Content is age specific.

.

Date: October 17, 2007

Daniel Brown, WGGB Meteorologist, went to Pelham Elementary School in

Pelham, MA and spoke with the third grade students about basic weather symbols found on the weather maps and what they mean. Spoke about the importance of math and science with regards to becoming a Meteorologist on or off air. Talked about the nature of the business and Dan’s daily routine on how he prepares his forecasts and gets ready to go on the air. Dan also spoke about hurricanes and tornadoes.

Dan also took a number of questions from all aspects of weather and television news. Content is age specific.

Date: November 23, 2007

Daniel Brown, WGGB Meteorologist, went to Donough Elementary School in

Holyoke, MA and spoke with 2nd graders about basic weather symbols found on the

weather maps, precipitation types, hurricanes, tornadoes, etc. Spoke about the

importance of math and science with regards to becoming a Meteorologist on or off air.

Dan talked about the nature of the business and his daily routine on how he prepares his

forecasts and gets ready to go on the air. He spoke for about 40 minutes and answered

questions from the students. Content is age specific.

 

Internship Program

 

The station has an internship program as defined below:

Program Objectives:

1. Develop links with technical schools, universities and colleges to promote the station as a prospective employer.

Create a symbiotic relationship between interns and station employees.

Provide interns with opportunities for translating classroom theories into industry applications. Interns will have the chance to develop practical skills that will improve their chances for success with the broadcast industry.

Eligibility Requirements:

The applicant must be attending an accredited institution. Graduate students also

are eligible. Preferably, applicants should be communication majors, though

other majors may be considered.

The applicant must be at least 18 years of age.

The applicant must be in good academic standing, as defined by his or her academic institution.

The applicant must receive academic credit for the internship experience. He or she must be registered for college credit at his or her institution during the quarter or semester in which the internship is performed. Interns are not paid.

In addition to meeting the institution’s eligibility requirements, the applicant must

meet the station’s eligibility requirements.

WGGB, Springfield, MA had a total of 28 interns during this period – 1 from University

of Massachusetts/Dartmouth, 13 from the University of Massachusetts/Amherst, 5 from Springfield College, 2 from Westfield State, 1 from Providence College, 1 from Springfield Technical Community College, 1 from New England Institute of Art, 1 from Emmanuel College, 1 from Fairfield University, and 2 from Western New England College..

Any person interested in internship opportunities should contact the station for more details.

 

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