BRENT SOLOMON
 Resume EXPERIENCE WWBT-TV Richmond, VA October 2012 - Present Reporter/Anchor Weekday Anchor for NBC 12 News on CW at 4:30 City government, education and general assignment/breaking news live Reporter Fill-in Anchor for weekday 12PM and 10PM Fox newscasts WFTS-TV Tampa, FL January 2012 – April 2012 Temporary Reporter Freelance, full-time position General assignment, breaking news/live reports WTVJ-TV Miami, FL August 2010 – September 2011 Temporary Reporter/Fill-in Host Freelance, full-time position Morning breaking news/live reports KLRT-TV Little Rock, AR January 2008 – August 2010 Reporter Associated Press Best Newscast Emmy winner for Best Evening News Crime and general assignment Launched weekly “Arkansas’ Most Wanted” franchise WALB-TV Albany, GA April 2006 – January 2008 Reporter/Fill-in Anchor GA Association of Broadcasters Station of the Year General assignment WJCL/WTGS-TV Savannah, GA 2003 - 2005 Reporter General assignment Weekend anchor ABC 22 Law Call (Legal Call-in show Weekday fill-in anchor (solo and co-anchored 6PM, 10PM, and 11PM newscasts Launched monthly High School Hero Franchise. Mentored students in “Be a Reporter” promotion WABC-TV New York, NY June – August 2003 News Reporting Fellowship WUFT-TV Gainesville, FL 1999 - 2003 Anchor/Reporter News 5 at 5:30 anchor/reporter First edition 12PM anchor/producer EDUCATION University of Florida – Gainesville, FL Bachelors of Sciences: Telecommunications – News Minor: Education Purdue University Master of Communication - Expected August 2018 AWARDS Emmy nomination for Education/Schools reporting (May 2018) "Best Reporter of the Virginias" (VA & WV) by the Associated Press (April 2018) Certificate of Strategic Communication, Purdue University (December 2017) Best Spot News Coverage – Regional Award Recipient (2009) Best Non-Spot News Coverage – Regional Award Recipient (2009) Best TV News Series – Regional Award Recipient (2005) Best TV News Feature – National Award Recipient (2005) ORGANIZATIONS Society of Professional Journalists National Association of Black Journalists International Reporting in West Africa (2004) National Convention Panelist for “How to Manage Your Time Wisely” Workshop International Radio and Television Society Selected to participate in Minority Career Workshop and Fellowship – New York, NY (2002, 2003)