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2010-06-15 10:02:00

NEW YORK, June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Definition 6, an integrated interactive agency, today announced its appointment of Frank Radice as expert-in-residence in its New York office. A highly-respected marketing innovator, Radice joined Definition 6 from the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS), where he was President and Chief Marketing Officer.

2010-06-14 15:35:00

HAMDEN, Conn., June 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Quinnipiac University presented its 17th annual Fred Friendly First Amendment Award to Gwen Ifill, moderator and managing editor of PBS' "Washington Week," on June 14 during a luncheon ceremony at the Metropolitan Club in New York City. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100614/DC20687 ) The award, presented in honor of Friendly, the former CBS News president who died in 1998, acknowledges one of the most basic constitutional...

2010-05-24 07:30:00

NORTH CANTON, Ohio, May 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Emmy Award-winning TV Medical Correspondent, Dr. Bob Arnot, will be appearing on The Balancing Act airing on Lifetime Television, May 27 at 7:30 a.m. EDT, to promote this breakthrough disinfectant to a national audience of millions.

2010-05-18 09:47:00

Journalist of the Year Award to be Presented to CNN's Soledad O'Brien; NBC News and its Local TV Stations Honored with the Best Practices Award WASHINGTON, May 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) announced today the finalists for its 2010 Salute to Excellence Awards.

2010-05-02 23:01:00

WASHINGTON, May 3 /PRNewswire/ -- NBC's Meet the Press, the longest-running television show in worldwide broadcasting history, launched a new set designed by Clickspring Design on Sunday, May 2. Host David Gregory interviewed Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for the debut. Mr.

2010-04-29 08:30:00

WASHINGTON, April 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) announced at its spring Board of Directors meeting that NBC News will receive the organization's annual Best Practices Award, and NBC Universal Executive Vice President Paula Madison will receive its Legacy Award.

2010-04-26 22:21:00

NEW YORK, April 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mary Sheffield represented a third generation of citizen advocates, today in the meeting with NBC, including her grandfather Horace Sheffield Jr., a historical figure in the labor movement that met with Presidents Roosevelt, Kennedy & Johnson to advance the cause of civil rights.

2010-04-26 11:46:00

NEW YORK, April 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Reverend Horace Sheffield III of the Detroit Association of Black Organizations (DABO) will hold a 9:30 AM press conference tomorrow (Tuesday April 27) at the Sheffield Center, 12048 Grand River at Wyoming.

2010-04-22 11:30:00

DETROIT, April 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Reverend Horace Sheffield III will lead a delegation of Detroiters to New York City for a Monday meeting with NBC executives and Dateline correspondent Chris Hansen to discuss the NBC Dateline production "America Now: City of Heartbreak and Hope" that focused on Detroit.

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