Vegas PBS Appoints Catherine Francisco Underwriter of Corporate Sponsorships
(Las Vegas) – Catherine Francisco has joined Vegas PBS as Underwriter of Corporate Sponsorships. In her new position, Francisco will be responsible for building support for diverse Vegas PBS television and outreach programs and special events.
Before joining the Vegas PBS team, Francisco was an account manager for Greenspun Media Group, which included Vegas TV, Las Vegas Weekly, VEGAS INC. and LasVegasSun.com. She previously was a premise account executive with Dex One and prior to that was West Coast Business Development Manager for Interbay Funding.
Francisco earned a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration at San Francisco State University and an associate of arts degree in merchandise marketing at the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising in San Francisco. She also has a certification in Television and Radio Broadcasting from Ohlone College in Fremont, Calif.
About Vegas PBS
Dedicated to enriching the lives of those who call Southern Nevada home, Vegas PBS Channel 10 is one of America’s most watched PBS stations on a per capita basis. Five additional channels are available over the air or on cable and satellite including Create, Vme, Worldview, Rewind and Jackpot!
Vegas PBS expands its television broadcast impact through supplemental materials on Vegas PBS.org, PBS.org, PBSKids.org, PBSParents.org, PBSTeachers.org and NextAvenue.org. Vegas PBS also offers extensive online distance education for workforce development and economic diversification through Global Online Advanced Learning (GOAL).
Vegas PBS provides K–12 educational resources to teachers and students in public, private, charter and home schools including TeacherLine professional development courses; One Place, a curriculum-correlated online media service; the Described and Captioned Media Center (DCMC) containing materials for deaf, hard of hearing, blind and vision impaired individuals and those who assist them; and Ready To Learn literacy and health community workshops based on curriculum materials in daytime children’s programs.