Broadcast Leadership Training

Broadcast Leadership Training

The Broadcast Leadership Training (BLT) program was created to enable talented senior level broadcast executives who aspire to advance as group executives or station owners – particularly women and people of color – to be exposed to the fundamentals of purchasing, owning, and running a successful operation of radio and television stations.

Success Stories

  • Eddie Harrell, Jr.

    BLT '12 - promoted to regional vice president of Radio One's Ohio markets.

  • Derrick Chresfield

    BLT '14 - accepted position as Director of Engineering with Hearst Television at WDSU in New Orleans.

  • Ryanne Saucier

    BLT '15 - accepted position as Corporate Counsel with Cumulus Media in their General Counsel's office.

  • Luis Patino

    BLT '12 - promoted to senior vice president of local media overseeing operations for TV/Radio/Digital at Univision Communications, Los Angeles.

  • Tracy Gilliam

    BLT '10 - Tracy's company, Topline Matters, Inc., was awarded certification as a "Woman Owned Business Enterprise" through the National Business Womens Owners Corporation (NWBOC).

  • Beth Neuhoff

    BLT '14 - Beth, president/CEO of Neuhoff Communications, joined the board of the Broadcaster's Foundation and was recognized on Radio Ink's "The Most Influential Women in Radio" list.

The NAB Leadership Foundation thanks its Broadcast Leadership Training sponsors:

The NAB Leadership Foundation thanks its Broadcast Leadership Development supporters:

  • Comscore
  • Bank of America/ Merrill Lynch
  • Fletcher, Heald & Hildreth, PLC
  • Riverfront Broadcasting LLC
  • Todd Hartman, Kalil & Co., Inc.
  • TV NewsCheck
  • Videa