Women in broadcasting ownership
Fri Aug 12 12:43:04 EDT 2011
----- Original Message -----
From: "Donna Halper" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: "Ted Larsen" <email@example.com>
Cc: "Doug Drown" <firstname.lastname@example.org>;
Sent: Friday, August 12, 2011 11:34 AM
Subject: Re: Women in broadcasting ownership
> On 8/12/2011 7:39 AM, Ted Larsen wrote:
>> I hope I'm not going too far off-point, but the legendary Music Director
>> of WNEW, Gertie Katzman
>> is worthy of mention. When I lived in the Big Apple the air staff would
>> often give her credit for
>> finding a special record just for their show.
> And there was Bernice Judis, one of the few women GMs back in the old
> days-- she managed (and some say was part owner of) WNEW in NY.
Hi Donna: I found her obit from the "New York Times."
She was certainly responsible for a lot of "firsts"
Feisty as well
According to a 1951 issue of "Look Magazine, she was part owner.
"Bernice Judis is the general manage and part owner of WNEW, radio station."
It's from a dealer in old magazines.
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