FCC Form 397

FCC Form 397

Section III

Exhibit 1

Raycom Media, Inc., the parent of WBTV License Subsidiary, LLC, acquired WBTV, Charlotte, North Carolina, pursuant to FCC grant of a long-form application (BTCCT- 20071116ACX), effective March 31, 2008. Thus, Exhibit 1 includes the initial EEO Public File Report covering the four-month period April 1-July 31, 2008. (The report does not cover employees inherited from the former owner of the station.)

EEO PUBLIC FILE REPORT (04/01/08 through 07/31/08)



As the Commission is aware, Raycom Media, Inc. acquired the license for WBTV on April 1, 2008. The following information covers recruitment sources used for vacancies between the period of April 1, 2008 to July 31, 2008.

Recruitment sources used for full-time vacancies

See Appendix A

Full-time positions filled; recruitment sources used (#'s in parenthesis); hiree's recruitment source in brackets [#].

Job Title Recruitment Sources Hiree

Producer (1-25, 37, 39-42, 45-48, 52-54, 59) [54]

Graphic Artist (1-15, 25, 35, 54, 57, 59) [59]

Producer/Director (1-16, 18-24, 54, 56) [56]

IT Administrator (1-24, 34, 35, 37, 39-54, 56, 57, 63, 63-68) [56]

Editor (1-24, 34, 35, 37, 39-50, 52, 53, 54, 64-8) [54]

Associate Producer *Hired under exigent circumstances associated with the transfer of control of the station.


Producer *Hired under exigent circumstances associated with the transfer of control of the station.


Total interviewees for all full-time positions:

13 persons

Number of interviewees from sources used:

#16 [1]

#54 [4]

#55 [2]

#56 [3]

#59 [3]

Supplemental Outreach Activities

During the reporting period, Michael DiLaura, Director of Human Resources for Raycom Media, Inc., the licensee's corporate parent, conducted training for management-level personnel concerning methods of ensuring equal employment opportunity in hiring, including compliance with the FCC's rules concerning EEO.


Master List of Recruitment Sources

RS Number     RS Information    Source Entitled to Vacancy Notification? (Yes/No)

1. Greater Providence Baptist Church Yes

2. ShoppeCharlotte.com Yes

3. Mecklenburg County Women's Commission Yes

4. Wingate University Yes

5. Goodwill Industries of the Southern Piedmont Yes

6. Latin American Coalition Yes

7. NC Employment Security Yes

8. Central Piedmont Community College Yes

9. King's College Yes

10. Winston-Salem State University Yes

11. Mecklenburg County Work First Program Yes

12. Davidson College Yes

13. Applachian State University Yes

14. Gardner-Webb University Yes

15. Barber Scotia College No

16. Carolina School of Broadcasting No

17. Clark-Atlanta University No

18. Johnson C Smith University No

19. North Carolina A&T University No

20. UNC Greensboro No

RS Number     RS Information    Source Entitled to Vacancy Notification? (Yes/No)

21. UNC Pembroke No

22. UNC Charlotte No

23. UNC Chapel Hill No

24. York Technical College No

25. Mediabizjobz.com No

26. Television Week No

27. National Press Photographers Assoc (NPAA No

28. B-Roll.net No

29. American Meteorological Society No

30. Penn State Broadcast Meteorology Program No

31. Mississippi Broadcast Meteorology Program No

32. The Marketing Ideanet/602 Communications No

33. The Broadcast Image Group No

34. JournalismNext.com No

35. Promax&BDA No

36. Creative Hotlist (Graphic Design No

37. ECPI College of Technology No

38. Society for Human Resource Management No

39. Queens University No

40. Winthrop University No

41. SC Employment Commission (Rock Hill) No

42. Urban League of Central Carolinas No

RS Number     RS Information    Source Entitled to Vacancy Notification? (Yes/No)

43. Broadcast Engineering No

44. Radio-Television News Directors Assoc No

45. Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism No

46. Syracuse University Newhouse School of Public Communications No

47. Virginia Commonwealth University School of Mass Communications No

48. Howard University School of Communications No

49. Television Bureau of Advertising No

50. South Carolina Broadcasters Assoc (SCBA) No

51. Collective Talent/Michaels Media (on-air Talent positions) No

52. Duke University No

53. NAACP Diversity Job Fairs (PSI Job Fairs) No

54. WBTV Website No

55. Walk-In/Phone-In/Own Accord No

56. Word of Mouth Referral No

57. The Charlotte Observer/Careerbuilder.com No

58. The Charlotte Post No

59. TVJobs.com No

60. Medialine No

61. Broadcasting and Cable No

62. Spots n Dots No

63. National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) No

RS Number     RS Information    Source Entitled to Vacancy Notification? (Yes/No)

64. NC Association of Broadcasters (NCAB) No

65. National Assoc of Black Journalists (NABJ) No

66. National Assoc of Hispanic Journalists No

67. Broadcast Cable Financial Mgmt (BCFM) No

68. American Women in Radio & TV No

69. Society of Broadcast Engineers No

70. Asian American Journalists (AAJA) No