Bridgette Cormier, former NBS member, AERho inductee and Kutztown University Alum is a Technical Operator for NY1/NY1 Noticias. As overnight Operator, Bridgette’s job duties are split―Not only between Master Control and Production Control rooms, but also between English and Spanish programming! Currently known as the 'queen of the overnights', she has taken advantage of her career in TV as an excuse to go on adventures. Before settling in NYC, she lived on the high seas working on Disney Cruise Lines as the Broadcast Technician where she wore many hats. Previous to that, she got her hands dirty in control rooms and field events ranging from the PA Farm Show, High School sporting championships and PA state politics with the Pennsylvania Cable Network. (PCN) She believes the possibilities within this industry are endless and the stories are priceless.
Cailley Breckinridge is a recent graduate of Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania and former NBS President of the Bloomsburg Chapter. She currently works as a production assistant for Daily Video at MTV News in New York City. Cailley scripts, produces, and edits daily digital video content for MTV News social media platforms including: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Youtube.
Coming from a diverse media background, Cassie enjoys bridging the gap between traditional and digital media. Her success lies with the brands she has helped transition into the programmatic space. At Goodway Group she enjoys strategizing with her partners to create comprehensive digital plans to meet their key objectives. With a positive spirit and a passion to help you can usually find Cassie educating and training those around her.
Christopher Michael McHugh is a Senior Digital Marketing Manager at WESTMED Medical Group in Purchase, NY. WESTMED operates in Connecticut and New York. Previously, he ran multiple websites and social media for multiple Aol-Huffington Post Media Group Patch.com sites. His experience also includes serving as a communications director for a New York State assemblywoman. Chris was a news producer for the Fox News Channel in Manhattan and later part of the team that launched the Fox Business Television Network. He currently hosts the show MEDIAographer that shows people how to produce and promote their videos to achieve their goals in this ever changing social media landscape. McHugh also hosts the nostalgia show Instantly Dated.
Chris is a graduate of Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, IL with a degree in Broadcasting. He started his media career in high school working for WCVS radio in Springfield, IL and went on to work at stations in Marshall, MN and Carbondale, IL. He produced TV newscasts at WSIL in Carbondale, Regional News Network in upstate NY, and News 12 Westchester in New York prior to Fox.
Christopher Wiezorek is First Assistant Cameraman living and working out of NYC. As a member of the International Cinematographers Guild, IATSE Local 600, Christopher works in the camera department on television shows, movies, and commercials. He is currently finishing work on Neon Joe Werewolf Hunter Season Two. Other projects he has worked on include Friends From College, The Heart She Holler, Odd Mom Out, Vinyl and The Super. Christopher has been working in the camera department since graduating from Towson University in 2005 with a degree in Electronic Media and Film.