Exhibitors and Recruiters in the J-Expo and Career Fair

ABC Television

More people get their news from ABC News than from any other source. The news division is responsible for all of the ABC Network’s news programming on a variety of platforms: television, radio, and digital, reaching a combined audience of well over 270 million people a month. In 2014 and 2015 ABC News was honored with the prestigious Edward R. Murrow Awards for Overall Excellence in Television and Radio.

AccuWeather, Inc.

AccuWeather is a global leader in digital media as well as the world’s fastest growing weather company. Utilizing this digital leadership and expertise, AccuWeather developed the revolutionary StoryTeller Interactive Touchscreen Solution, the only complete solution that transforms news presentations to create compelling, interactive, engaging and high-tech experiences for your audiences.

American Public Media Group

American Public Media Group (APMG) is the largest station-based public radio organization in the U.S., combining multi-regional station operations, national content creation and distribution in one organization. With a portfolio that includes A Prairie Home Companion, BBC World Service, and Marketplace, APMG is one of the largest producers of public radio programming in the world.

The Annie E. Casey Foundation

Visit the Annie E. Casey Foundation to learn about resources to help boost your coverage about race, poverty, child welfare reform, juvenile justice reform and economic opportunity. Get a hands-on tutorial on how to use our nationally recognized KIDS COUNT© Data Center, which enables you to analyze data and generate infographics for publication.


Aveco is the TV industry’s most advanced news production automation. Integrated with ENPS, iNews and five other newsroom systems, Aveco controls all PCR and Studio equipment to easily achieve higher production values. Aveco also has the industry’s first News Studio in a Box with all video and audio capabilities for smaller studios and bureaus. In discreet device control and Studio-in-a-box, there are numerous industry-leading features optimized for breaking news. Aveco for up to 23 years has been automating 290 TV stations and networks including some of the world’s largest and most complex TV networks, with easily scalability to smaller stations and groups.


Baron provides critical weather intelligence that helps broadcasters boost their market credibility, ratings and revenue. Our focus on precision means stations more accurately supply audiences with actionable intelligence, from daily lifestyle weather to life-saving coverage during critical events. Baron products include weather graphics, storm tracking, mobile apps, radar and more.

Bloomberg LP

Bloomberg connects influential decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas. Our strength - quickly and accurately delivering data, news and analytics through innovative technology - is at the core of everything we do. We will have members of several departments, including Recruiting, News, and Multimedia, on-site to discuss Bloomberg and potential career opportunities.

The Boston Globe

The Boston Globe is a multiplatform company that covers the news and stories of New England. The newspaper, founded in 1872, is the region’s largest daily publication and winner of 24 Pulitzer Prizes. Also part of the company is BostonGlobe.com, a subscription-based website that showcases Globe staff articles and visual material, and Boston.com, which combines breaking news with independent community content.

Bureau of Economic Analysis

The Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) is one of the world's leading statistical agencies, recognized throughout the United States and around the world as a key source for the best and most comprehensive economic statistics available.

Bureau of Labor Statistics

The Bureau of Labor Statistics of the U.S. Department of Labor is the principal Federal agency responsible for measuring labor market activity, working conditions, and price changes in the economy. Its mission is to collect, analyze, and disseminate essential economic information to support public and private decision-making. As an independent statistical agency, BLS serves its diverse user communities by providing products and services that are objective, timely, accurate, and relevant.

CBS News

CBS News is the news and information division of CBS Corporation, dedicated to providing the best in journalism thru original reporting. Please visit our booth to discuss on-air and off-air opportunities with programs like CBS This Morning, 60 Minutes, The CBS Evening News With Scott Pelley, 48 Hours, Face the Nation, CBS Sunday Morning, and CBSN.

Columbia College Chicago

Columbia College Chicago is excited to attend this year’s Excellence in Journalism conference. We’ll be recruiting graduate students for our Master of Arts in Journalism program, which emphasizes public affairs reporting and the crucial role played by a free and active press. Please stop by our booth and say hello. We look forward to speaking with you.

Columbia Journalism School

You seek a life that is fast-paced and exciting. You are curious, open-minded, and like to write. Your engagement with the world makes you determined to live on the front lines and make a difference. If journalism is your calling, answer it at Columbia. Representatives will be on-site to speak with prospective students, as well as alumni and friends of the J-School.


Join CNN at our booths to explore current open positions. Recruiters will be onsite to provide more details and meet candidates. We also have CNN executives and talent available to critique reels. Digital, Mobile, Newsgathering and Broadcast Producers are especially welcome.

Comcast NBCUniversal

Calling all journalists! Comcast NBCUniversal is seeking on air and off air journalists at all levels of their career to come by our booths and meet with representatives from our many different platforms. We will have members of our team present from NBC News, NBC News Owned Stations Group, NBC Sports and Olympics, CNBC, MSNBC, NESN, NECN, NBC Regional Sports, Telemundo, Telemundo Local, The Golf Channel, E!, and Digital. Whether you are interested in a reel review, to talk about roles in production or digital, or just interested in general career advice—we want to sit down with you!

CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

CUNY Graduate School of Journalism offers an intensive, multimedia focused, three-semester Master of Arts degree in journalism located in the heart of New York City, media capital of the world; a Master's degree in Entrepreneurial Journalism; a unique, one-semester advanced certificate in Entrepreneurial Journalism for mid-career professionals; and Social Journalism, an MA degree that requires one year to complete--two semesters of coursework and an intensive real-world practicum in a chosen community.

The E.W. Scripps Company

At Scripps you can write your own story. We are a company rich in media history while staying focused on the future. Scripps is one of the nation’s largest independent TV station owners. Our 33 television stations and 34 radio stations are vibrant businesses. Our goal is to hire the best, spark your passion for the job, and to nourish your career with tools that help you to learn and excel. Our motto: Give light and the people will find their own way.

Eli Lilly & Company

The Eli Lilly and Company booth features health and diversity information in both English and Spanish. Materials also spotlight the need for diversity in clinical trials and the impact of Lilly's global health programs helping underserved populations. In addition, communications employees are available to talk about internship and career opportunities at Lilly, which has received many honors globally for its diversity and workplace initiatives.


At ESPN, we’re Emmy-winning. We’re worldwide. We’re unprecedented in what we do — and it starts with premier multimedia operations. From print to radio to television, you’ll join an omni-media world that is responsible for all content across every ESPN platform. With over 6,500 employees, each year ESPN televises more than 5,100 live and/or original hours of sports programming. Stop by our booth to learn more!


Together with The FCA Foundation, Florida International University launched a unique program promoting STEM careers to youth in the Miami community. The program, Engineers on Wheels, features a specially-designed van supporting mobile STEM activations. Get ready to share the experience at the FCA US booth. Geeks and non-geeks welcome.

Feel Good Inc.

Feel good, Inc. promotes portable FDA cleared transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) units designed to relieve lower and upper back pain.

Fox News Channel & Fox News Latino

Fox News Channel and Fox News Latino proudly sponsor the EIJ Headshot Studio. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or just starting out, don’t miss the chance to boost your portfolio with a FREE professional photo.

Fox Television Stations, Inc.

At the FOX Television Stations, Inc. booth, we will be recruiting for full-time, part-time, freelance and intern opportunities. FTS will also have a News Director available for applicants with resume reels to schedule a brief meeting to have their reel viewed/critiqued.

FX Design Group

Broadcast Sets: FX Design Group provides complete scenic design services for news, weather, sports, talk show and entertainment sets - all backed by an industry-leading customer service team of experts. Come see us at EIJ to understand the latest trends in set design, virtual design, augmented reality and virtual sets.


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Graham Media Group

Graham Media Group is THE authentic, accessible, local voice passionately informing and celebrating our communities. We are a boutique television station group — with 5 stations, each in a top 50 market and all recognized as news leaders: KPRC — Houston, WDIV — Detroit, KSAT — San Antoni, WKMG — Orlando and WJXT — Jacksonville. The stations also broadcast digital channels in addition to operating market-leading websites, mobile sites and mobile apps delivering breaking news, weather and community news, reaching millions of users across each platform. We welcome your energy, commitment and resolve—come talk to us!

Hearst Television

Hearst Television, a national multi-media company, owns and operates 30 local television stations and two radio stations, reaching approximately 19% of U.S. Television households. The stations provide local and national news, weather information, sports and entertainment programming; they also host and operate digital on-line and mobile platforms. Hearst Television is recognized as one of the industry’s premier companies, and has been honored with numerous awards for distinguished journalism, industry innovation and community service. Please visit our booth to discuss on air, off air and digital job opportunities.

Help A Reporter Out

Help A Reporter Out (HARO) is the most popular sourcing service in the English-speaking world, connecting journalists with relevant sources to meet journalists' demanding deadlines. HARO reaches more than 475,000 sources and 45,000 journalists, making it a vital tool for brands and reporters alike. Visit HARO to get free reporter SWAG! .

Hindenburg Systems

Hindenburg Systems provides user-friendly radio editing solutions to radio producers and podcasters. Our mission is to remove the technical divide between the audio storytellers and their audience. We develop our tools with the journalist in mind, automating the most challenging technical tasks to allow you to concentrate on your story. Hindenburg — it is all about the story!

The Huffington Post

The Huffington Post is rapidly expanding our global newsroom. We’re hiring savvy journalists, multimedia producers, social experts and curious developers who want to change the face of media and have fun doing it. We’re looking for people who are as excited about content as they are about emerging platforms and new ways to tell interesting stories. Celebrating 10 years in 2015, The Huffington Post is a Pulitzer Prize-winning source of breaking news, commentary, entertainment, features and lifestyle content, as well as a platform for a highly engaged community of opinion and conversation.

Institute on Political Journalism

The Institute on Political Journalism (IPJ) invites students and journalism professors & media advisors to learn about our Washington, D.C. internship program. IPJ alumni include reporters from NPR, The Washington Post, ABC News, The Wall Street Journal and many other news outlets. Professional reporters are invited to stop by and learn about IPJ’s annual journalism awards contest.


J. C. Penney Company is one of the nation’s largest apparel and home furnishing retailers, is dedicated to fitting the diversity of America with unparalleled style, quality and value. Across approximately 1,020 stores and at jcpenney.com, customers will discover a broad assortment of national, private and exclusive brands to fit all shapes, sizes, occasions and budgets.

McClatchy Newspapers

The McClatchy Company is a publisher of 29 daily newspapers in 28 U.S. markets, all of which are growing much faster than the U.S. average. In each of its daily newspaper markets, McClatchy operations the leading local media company, offering a wide array of print and digital products.

Medill School of Journalism

The Northwestern University, Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications is happy to participate in this year’s Excellence in Journalism conference. We will be recruiting prospective graduate students and networking with industry professionals throughout the two-day event. Please stop by our booth. We look forward to meeting you!

National Institute on Money in State Politics

The nonprofit, nonpartisan National Institute on Money in State Politics collects and analyzes campaign contribution information on state and federal candidates, political party committees, and ballot committees. Swing by our booth at spot 209 and we’ll show you how to Follow The Money by using our free, searchable database of contributions at FollowTheMoney.org.

The National Library of Medicine

The world’s largest biomedical library, the NLM maintains and makes available a vast print collection and produces electronic information resources that are searched billions of times each year by millions of people around the globe. It also supports and conducts research, development and training in biomedical informatics, and health information technology.

The NewsGuild-CWA

Working together, members of The NewsGuild-CWA have a collective voice to address the challenges and concerns of workers in our ever-changing newsrooms. In print, digital and broadcast journalism, Guild members stand together to advance the working conditions of journalists across North America. TNG is a labor union representing over 24,000 media workers as part of the 700,000-member Communications Workers of America.


Nexstar Broadcasting offers an opportunity to become part of an evolving company dedicated to excellence in local journalism. We’re looking for seasoned professionals and entry level positions across the company. Stop by the Nexstar booth on the exhibit floor and discuss your next move with hiring managers.


We’re fueled by great storytelling and rigorous reporting. Our business is telling stories, small and large, that start conversations, increase understanding, enrich lives, and enliven minds. On the air, through digital platforms, and through live events, NPR and Member Stations are connecting with the audiences of today and tomorrow. Join us!


OPB engages people through media with a Northwest style and perspective. We create award-winning content, report news that matters, and curate the best of national and international media. We engage audiences on multiple platforms, accessible from everywhere, at any time. We are recruiting professionals, students and volunteers. Join the conversation.


Reuters, the news and media division of Thomson Reuters, is one of the world’s largest international multimedia news providers, reaching more than one billion people every day. Reuters' 2,600 journalists in nearly 200 locations around the globe deliver unparalleled international and national news coverage with speed, impartiality and insight to professionals via Thomson Reuters desktops, the world’s media organizations and directly to consumers on Reuters.com

Ross Video

Ross Video is showcasing Inception, their browser-based newsroom content and editorial system that places social media integration right into the center of news production, and encourages content collaboration by being designed to work anywhere, from the newsroom to the field.


The RIAS Berlin Commission is seeking strong and engaging electronic journalists interested in spending two weeks next summer or fall exploring German media, politics and civil society. The fully subsidized program for f/t radio, TV, and multi-media producers and reporters has a simple application and over 1000 happy alumni. Stop by and learn more about the program.

RNN-TV/Verizon Fios1 News

RNN owns and operates a state-of-the art, multi-platform television production studio outside of New York City. Currently, we produce, manage, and master control seven channels within the New York DMA, including three 24-hour news channels in the Long Island, New Jersey and Lower Hudson Valley Regions. Our award-winning production and editorial teams are looking for energetic and forward-thinking people to join us.


SAG-AFTRA represents more than 160,000 actors, announcers, broadcast journalists, dancers, DJs, news writers, news editors, program hosts, puppeteers, recording artists, singers, stunt performers, voiceover artists and other media professionals. SAG-AFTRA members are the faces and voices that entertain and inform America and the world. With national offices in Los Angeles and New York and local offices nationwide, SAG-AFTRA members work together to secure the strongest protections for media artists into the 21st century and beyond. SAG-AFTRA negotiates more than 400 contracts representing broadcasters across the country, including members working for National Public Radio, ABC Network News and CBS Radio.

Sinclair Broadcast Group

Sinclair Broadcast Group is the largest television broadcasting company in the country, with 162 TV stations in 79 markets. We are HIRING, so stop by our booth and check us out! With over 300 open News jobs in the areas of on-air talent, production and management, from beginner to industry veteran — you can find it at Sinclair!

Soaring Sky

Soaring Sky is the leading drone technology company with a mission to educate and create with a new perspective.


Want to up your Social Media game? Let us show you how SocialNewsDesk makes it easy for everyone in your newsroom to get the most out of social media with tools built just for them. Leading-edge software lets you leverage the latest trends and innovations in social media as you manage all your social efforts from one place. Get an advantage over the competition with powerful curation tools, display tools and actionable analytics. Creative sponsorship opportunities help you attract advertisers to monetize your social reach. And, best of all, every SocialNewsDesk client is matched with a dedicated social media expert for ongoing support, training and strategy. At SocialNewsDesk, we share your passion for news.


TEGNA/Gannett is an international media and marketing solutions company and one of the largest, most geographically diverse local content providers in the U.S. ​In 2014, Gannett announced its plans to create two publicly traded companies: one focused on its Broadcasting and Digital businesses, and the other on its Publishing business and related digital assets. TEGNA/Gannett has over a 100 journalism jobs. We look forward to seeing at the convention.


Toyota, proud sponsor of the 2015 Excellence in Journalism Conference, invites members of NAHJ, SPJ and RTDNA to visit our booth located in the Atrium area where we’ll be showcasing exciting vehicle models and conducting raffles. We also invite you to visit our Hospitality Booth at the Journalism Expo!

Time Warner Cable

TWC Networks is recruiting broadcast and media professionals for our sports, news and local programming networks.

TVU Networks

TVU Networks, a technology and market leader in IP-based live video solutions helps transform broadcasters' SDI-based video acquisition, transmission, distribution and management operations to an IP-based infrastructure. In broadcast markets around the world, TVU is the dominant market leader with more than half of all news broadcast stations using its IP video solutions, including TVUPack mobile cellular uplink solutions and TVU Grid IP video switching, routing and distribution solutions.

University of Colorado Boulder

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Weather Metrics

For over 15 years Weather Metrics has helped more stations build remote, HD camera systems that deliver live, local video. In 2015, introducing FlexChannel: a fully automated, content management system that integrates information & data from multiple sources (news, weather, traffic, sports, etc) for digital subchannel broadcasting.

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