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About John Clark

John Clark is the Executive Director of PILOT

Skip Pizzi wins Bernard J. Lechner Award

By |May 17, 2017|Blog|

NAB’s Skip Pizzi was awarded the Bernard J. Lechner Outstanding Contributor Award by the Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) during the 2017 Next Gen TV Conference in Washington, DC., on May 17."Skip is an outstanding leader," said ATSC President Mark Richer, "whose remarkable technical and management skills; enthusiasm and commitment has helped to facilitate the rapid development of the next generation television standard.”

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Innovation Challenge FAQs

By |August 22, 2016|Blog, Innovation Challenge|

The PILOT Innovation Challenge is a call to all entrepreneurs, intrapreneurs and creative thinkers for ideas that answer the question: How might local television and radio broadcasters engage their communities with next generation content on [...]

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Pitching for Media Coverage at 1776 Workshop

By |July 21, 2016|Blog|

What’s the best way to pitch a story to a media organization? That was the question of the hour during a recent workshop we conducted in partnership with 1776 for 20 of their startups. [...]

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Determining Value at UNC’s Media Innovation Workshop

By |June 3, 2016|Blog|

Create teams of four people from different local media companies with varying job responsibilities and ask them to create a new, financially sustainable product in 36 hours and you might be surprised by the results. [...]

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NAB Invests in Haystack TV

By |February 18, 2016|News|

TV news app aggregates and curates videos from a wide variety of credible sources, provides a continuous and personalized headline news channel for consumers -- Incubated at Stanford’s StartX accelerator, Haystack TV launched in 2014 [...]