FCC Sets Panels For Ownership Hearing
November 9, 2007 at 5:49 AM (PT)
The panels for the FCC's media ownership hearing in SEATTLE TODAY (11/9) include two sessions called "Perspectives on Media Ownership."
The first panel, set for 4:30p PT, includes FISHER Talk KVI-A/SEATTLE host JOHN CARLSON, NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS/TRI CITIES VP/Market Mgr. CHERYL A. SALAMONE, KPCN-LP/WOODBURN, OR engineer ERUBIEL VALLADARES-CARRANZO II, WASHINGTON STATE ASSOCIATION OF BROADCASTERS Pres./CEO MARK ALLEN, KING BROADCASTING SEATTLE GM RAY HEACOX, SEATTLE TIMES Publisher FRANK BLETHEN, PORTLAND SKANNER/SEATTLE SKANNER Publisher BERNIE FOSTER, WASHINGTON STATE U./EDWARD R. MURROW SCHOOL OF COMMUNICATION Associate Prof. ELIZABETH BLANKS HINDMAN, PUGET SOUND PUBLISHING CO. VP/GM DIANA KRAMER, TRIBUNE FOX affiliate KCPQ (FOX Q13)-MY NETWORK TV affiliate KMYQ-TV (MY Q2)/SEATTLE VP/GM PAMELA S. PEARSON, and FOX affiliate KAYU-TV (FOX 28)/SPOKANE-KCYU-LP (FOX 41)/YAKIMA-KFFX-TV (FOX 11)/PENDLETON, OR-TRI CITIES, WA GM JON RAND.
The 8p PT session includes AFM Local 99 Pres. BRUCE FIFE, SAG SEATTLE National Board Member ABBY DYLAN, radio veteran and former NAPSTER VP MICHELLE SANTOSUOSSO, noncommercial KIDE/HOOPA, CA Station Mgr. JOSEPH OROZCO, and CHILDREN NOW Dir., Children and the Media Program CHRISTINA ROMANO GLAUBKE. The FCC's LOUIS SIGALOS will moderate the panels.