Television veteran and Emmy award-winner, Mercedes Velgot understands best practices for television and virtual appearances.
Weston’s Velgot is the Executive Producer of Born to Explore (premiered on ABC in 2011)with Richard Wiese (BTE), a weekly travel/adventure show currently airing on PBS. An accomplished on-air talent, she’s also appeared on fX, CNN, E! Entertainment Television, and Oxygen. In addition, she’s anchored ABC’s World News Now and The Morning Show for WBIS, as well as guest hosting Live! With Regis.
“If the clothes make the man/woman, simple lighting tricks and tools of the trade make the Zoom,” said Velgot.
“The Press Club is excited to launch our new Fireside Chat series, an opportunity to learn about timely topics and develop new skills from local and national media professionals,” said Michele Turk, Connecticut Press Club President.