December 18, 2008 06:00 ET

Reminder - ESPN Hires More CENTRO Graduates

TORRANCE, CA--(Marketwire - December 18, 2008) - The broadcasting school CENTER FOR EDUCATION IN TV AND RADIO is proud to announce the formal hiring of another of its graduates by one of the World's Leading Sports Networks, ESPN.

Katrina Hernandez is the most recent acquisition by the sports giant; because of her TV training she has been hired as a Studio Camera Operator right here in L.A. She will be working fulltime at the ESPN LA LIVE! The sports conglomerate has built a Production Center in the Heart of Downtown Los Angeles, right next to the Nokia Theatre and the Staples Center.

The radio and TV training school CENTRO would like to congratulate Katrina Hernandez and the rest of the graduates that have been hired on a full time basis and who are now living a once in a lifetime experience in Bristol, Connecticut, the official ESPN headquarters. Juan Martinez is an Operations Technician in their Domestic Department, Jennifer Aponte, who was in law school, did a complete u-turn and after attending CENTRO TV and Radio she is now a Production Assistant for their International Department and Lissette Sanchez is now a Production Assistant for their Studio Division.

Other CENTRO graduates are working for ESPN as freelancers.

The Center for Education in TV and Radio (CENTRO TV and Radio) is a vocational broadcasting school in Torrance, California, where students interested in pursuing a career in television and radio as talent, production or technical engineers can receive hands-on training from award-winning faculty and industry leaders. CENTRO TV and Radio offers two 7-month TV core programs; the TV Talent and Production Program and the TV Technical Engineering Program. For those interested in radio, participants enroll in an intensive 4-month Radio Talent and Production Program.

CENTRO TV and Radio has established partnerships with ESPN, FSN (Prime Ticket), National Mobile Television, Marketwire and other media outlets distributing content worldwide.


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