On February 11, 2013, Congressman Gibson hosted a Veterans Advisory Board Meeting at Seven21’s spacious studio space. Veterans and Veteran advocates in the 19th Congressional District and surrounding areas attended. Seven21 webcasted the meeting via live stream and archived for those unable to attend.
“Hosting the board meeting at Seven21 was an honor. This was our first live webcast that premiered the Blackmagic ATEM video switcher. The board meeting was also archived for those to watch at a later time, allowing the community full participation even if absent from the actual meeting,” states Jeremy Ellenbogen, CEO and President of Seven21 Media Center.
The board meeting updated attendees on legislative initiatives in Congress. The impact of Vietnam veterans, with the re-introduction of Congressman Gibson, was a significant topic for attendees. Attendees provided the Congressman with feedback during the meeting. “The board meeting updated attendees on legislative initiatives in Congress. Congressman Gibson recently reintroduced legislation to ensure a greater number of Vietnam Veterans could receive coverage for illnesses and diseases linked to Agent Orange exposure, which was a key topic of discussion. Attendees also provided the Congressman with feedback during the meeting. “Providing access to those unable to attend is key to keeping the community informed on issues that impact them. We appreciate the ability to webcast similar events in the future to maintain open communication with the Congressman’s constituents,” said Steve Bulger, District Director for Congressman Gibson.”
The approximately two-hour board meeting be viewed at the following livestream link: http://new.livestream.com/ellenbogen/events/1864881
“We are honored to have Congressman Gibson and his staff at Seven21,” said Jeremy Ellenbogen, President and CEO of Seven21, “this opportunity will better the economy with the creation of local jobs, add more stability to mid-town Kingston, and provide needed assistance to the public.”
Seven21 is also beneficial for future webcasts of various events, meetings and townhall forums. The facility features spaces and services to webcast events in the large sound and video stages, for those who are unable to attend events. Steve Bulger, district manager stated, “We are looking forward to being a part of the Midtown Community in this great office space, that comes with the potential to webcast some of our constituent events to a broader audience around the 19th Congressional District right downstairs. We’re surrounded by a number of small businesses that focus on media and digital services, and our neighbors in the building have already created a great family environment that attracted us to the space.”
For further information on the following topics: veterans’ benefits, Social Security, Medicare, immigration, IRS matters, military issues and service academy nominations, Congressman Gibson’s staff is available to answer questions.
For webcasting services please visit the following website: www.ellenbogenmedia.com
For leasing space please visit: www.seven21media.com