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NBC Producer Dave Berg discusses Jay Leno

NBC Producer Dave Berg discusses Jay Leno

By Alicia Finch, Editor-in-Chief

September 25, 2014

Everyone has heard of The Tonight Show and its iconic host, Jay Leno. Most people do not contemplate what is happening behind the camera when watching on television. Dave Berg was a co-producer for NBC’s The Tonight Show for 18 years. Berg came to UA to talk about the process of producing a...

Z-TV producers at The University of Akron defined

November 15, 2011

By: Rachel Salyer People throw around the word “producer” all the time: movie producer, television producer, music producer and so on.  But what do producers actually do? There isn’t one solid answer to this question, according to Kevin Salyer, executive producer of Fox 8’s morning talk sho...