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Paul Rodriguez 1952-2017

Motion picture and television sound executive Paul Rodriguez passed away September 26th in Los Angeles of cardiac arrest after a brief hospitalization. He was 65. Rodriguez was president of South Lake Audio Services and Vice President of Audio Services and Development at Roundabout Entertainment in Burbank where he oversaw post-production sound for projects including HBO’s Westworld. He was also a ...

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Roger Ailes, President of Fox News, Dies

Roger Ailes, President of Fox News, has passed. Ailes was a pioneer in broadcasting, using Rupert Murdoch’s money to create a news network which would “balance-out” what he believed to be waves of liberal news reporting with a place where conservatives could turn for media fairness. He thought the key to creating a venue that would be “heard” was by ...

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Obituary – Jane A. Couch 1942-2015

Jane A. Couch, a prominent non-profit executive and fundraiser for four decades, and a tireless advocate for the nonprofit sector has died at age 73, in Fayette, Alabama, of adenocarcinoma, according to her daughter, Tracy C. Couch. Ms. Couch, who served as Vice President for Development at National Public Radio from 1982-1991, is widely credited with seeing NPR through its 1983 ...

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Glenn Valenta

Glenn Valenta, a pioneer of high definition broadcast technology who was instrumental in building the first 24/7 HD television network, died on July 28, 2014 at the age of 53.   He was Chief Engineer of HDNet/AXS TV since its inception 14 years ago.   He passed away at home in the company of his loving wife after an eight year battle ...

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