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En Banc Hearing and Conference (served as July 2008 Open Commission Meeting)

July 29, 2008, 10:30 AM EDT
Schomburg Center, New York City

Overcoming Barries to Communications Financing


Presentations, Statements & Documents


Panel Discussion 1 - Successfully Securing Equity Financing

  • Raul Alarcon - Chief Executive Officer, Spanish Broadcasting System
  • Percy Berger - Managing Partner, Dempster Group
  • Pastor Delman CoatesEnough Is Enough Campaign for Corp. Responsibility in Entertainment
  • James Fleming, Jr. - Partner, Columbia Capital
  • Ronald GordonPresident & CEO, ZGS Communications
  • Anita Stephens Graham - Partner, Opportunity Capital Partners
  • Reginald Hollinger - Managing Partner, Quetzal/JPMorgan Partners
  • Terry L. Jones - Managing General Partner, Syncom Funds
  • Brian Rich - Managing Partner, Catalyst Investors
  • Andy SchwartzmanPresident & CEO, Media Access Project
  • Diane Sutter - President & CEO, ShootingStar Broadcasting
  • Frank Washington - Chairman & CEO, Tower of Babel LLC


Panel Discussion 2 - Successfully Securing Loans

  • Charles J. DreifusManaging Director, CIT Communications, Media & Entertainment
  • Leo Hindery, Jr.Managing Partner, InterMedia Partners
  • George IvieCEO & Executive Director, Media Ratings Council
  • William Lisecky - Managing Director, Oppenheimer & Co. Inc./Investment
  • Chesley Maddox-Dorsey - President & COO, Access.1 Communications Corp.
  • Steve Morris - Chairman, President, CEO, Arbitron
  • Susan Patrick - Co-owner, Managing Partner, Patrick Communications
  • Michael V. Roberts, JDChairman & CEO, The Roberts Companies
  • John Stevens Robling, Jr. - Managing Director, LIATI Capital
  • Mayela RosalesExecutive Vice President of Azteca America, SWFL
  • Charles Warfield - President, Inner City Broadcasting Corporation
  • James WinstonExecutive Director, National Association of Black-Owned Broadcasters


Related Documents

  • 7/25/08 - FCC En Banc Hearing and Conference on Overcoming Barriers to Communications Financing, July 29, 2008. Public Notice
  • 7/25/08 - FCC Announces Location Change for July Open Meeting in New York City. News Release
  • 7/22/08 - FCC Announces July Open Meeting on Overcoming Barriers to Communications Financing at Barnard College. Public Notice
  • 7/2/08 - FCC En Banc Hearing and Conference on Overcoming Barriers to Communications Financing in New York City, July 29, 2008. Public Notice

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