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NABEF Announces 2016 TAP Participants

Six-month training program set-up for grad students and young professionals
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WASHINGTON—A total of 10 recent graduates and young professionals who focus on technology have been selected to participate in the NAB Education Foundation’s 2016 Technology Apprenticeship Program. The sixth-month program includes hands-on training and a two month internship in the broadcast industry.

Here are the 2016 TAP participats:

  • Brandon Cassiano – Appalachian State University
  • Anwar Eaton – Indiana University
  • Daniel Linnear – Indiana University
  • JaMarjay Tooke – Louisiana Tech University
  • Mesa Brown – Montgomery College
  • Michael Archie – American Broadcasting School
  • Dante Barber – Omega Studios
  • Stanley Kelly – Omega Studios
  • John Melvin – Omega Studios
  • Amy Willis – Omega Studios

In addition to the internship, all participants will attend the 2016 NAB Show in Las Vegas and have the option of becoming a Certified Broadcast Technologist. At the end of the program, the participants will attend a weeklong workshop at NAB headquarters in Washington, where they will prepare and host a webcast on cloud-based broadcasting for industry professionals.

NABEF’s 2016 TAP is scheduled to begin this month.