PBS 45 & 49 links

Public Notice

A meeting of the Executive Committee of the Northeastern Educational Television of Ohio, Inc. (PBS 45 & 49) Board of Directors is scheduled for Tuesday, March 8, 2005 at 10 a.m. at the offices of PBS 45 & 49, 1750 Campus Center Drive, Kent, Ohio.

A meeting of the Board of Directors of Northeastern Educational Television of Ohio, Inc. (PBS 45 & 49) is scheduled for Wednesday, March 9, 2005 at 3 p.m. at the offices of PBS 45 & 49, 1750 Campus Center Drive, Kent, Ohio.

For further information, contact PBS 45 & 49 at 1750 Campus Center Drive, Kent, Ohio by calling during normal business hours (8 a.m.-5 p.m.) or email Bill O’Neil at . The meetings are open to the public.


EEO Public File Report

WNEO Alliance-Youngstown/WEAO Akron

June 1, 2003-May 31, 2004


  1. Full-Time Vacancies Filled During the Reporting Period
    One position filled- Assistant Station Manager

  2. Recruitment / Referral Sources Used to Seek Candidates

    Unsolicited resumes/applications, due to unique circumstances.

    Under normal circumstances, the following sources are used:

    The Akron Beacon Journal The Youngstown Vindicator
    The Canton Repository The Reporter
    The Call and Post The Cleveland Plain Dealer
    NAACP, Akron NOW, Akron Chapter
    American Friends Service League OBES, Ravenna
    OBES, Youngstown OBES, Akron
    NAACP, Alliance NAACP, Youngstown
    United Disabilities Services Kent State University (Media)
    Kent State University Employment University of Akron HR
    University of Akron College F&AA Youngstown State University HR
    YSU College of Fine Arts Franklin Cty. Board MR/DD
    NAACP- Columbus UCP- Columbus
    Goodwill Rehabilitation- Columbus Womens Resource Center
    Access to Independence Community Action Council
    NAACP- Ravenna Portage Cty. MR/DD
    Production Hub WorkPlace
    PBS Website CPB Website
    PBS 45 & 49 Website Email notifications as requested
    Unsolicited resumes  


  3. The recruitment source for the person hired: Unsolicited resume.


  4. One person was interviewed for full-time vacancies in the reporting year.

  5. The following Prong 3 initiatives were implemented during the previous year:

Kent State Job & Internship Fair, Thursday March 11, 2004. Held at the Kent State Student Center Ballroom, Kent OH. Attended by Don Freeman, Director of Programming and by Steve Balazs, IT Administrator.

Stark County Collegiate Job Fair, Wednesday March 17, 2004. Held at the KSU-Stark Professional Education & Conference Center, Canton OH. Attended by Carolyn Raley, Accounting Supervisor and by Ria Mastromatteo, Director of Educational Services.

Youngstown State University Spring Job Expo, Tuesday March 30, 2004. Held at the YSU Kilcawley Center, Youngstown OH. Attended by Don Freeman, Director of Programming and by Jeremiah Blaylock, Producer/Director of PBS 45 & 49 Youngstown programming.

Providing on-going internships to provide students with the skills needed for broadcast employment. Internships were provided in the areas of production/operations, information technology, and development.

We participate in general outreach efforts via our internet website.

PBS 45 & 49 encourages training programs designed to enable station personnel to acquire skills that would qualify them for higher positions.

PBS 45 & 49 has participated in providing information about broadcasting careers to students at Kent State University, Slippery Rock University, Marietta College, Westminster College, and local high schools, such as Cuyahoga Falls High School.

PBS 45 & 49 has participated in professional development at the Greater Cleveland Media Communications Association-International meeting.

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