Broadcast journalist Vernon Ramesar to run unopposed for MATT presidency

Monday, April 3, 2017 - 07:15

News producer and broadcast journalist Vernon Ramesar will run unopposed for the position of President of the Media Association of Trinidad and Tobago (MATT) at Saturday's executive elections.

Senior reporter at the Trinidad Guardian newspaper, Joel Julien will also run unopposed for the position of vice-president.

MATT released the names of the candidates this morning.

They are;

President: Vernon Ramesar, News Producer & Broadcast Journalist, CCN TV6

Vice President: Joel Julien, Senior Reporter, Guardian

Soyini Grey, Senior Producer, CNMG 
Vishala Ganesh, Head of News, Jaagriti Radio & Television

Assistant Secretary:
Darlisa Gouralal, Content Reporter, LOOP News
Clydeen McDonald, News Producer, Social & Digital Media Coordinator, CNMG

Vindhar Suraj, News Producer, Jaagriti Radio & Television

Floor Members:
Patricia Nicholson, TV News Producer & Reporter, CNMG, Tobago
Julien Neaves, Senior Reporter, Newsday
Sharlene Rampersad, Senior Reporter, Guardian

The MATT executive elections will be held on Saturday April 8, 2017 at 9 am at the TSTT Booth, Queen’s Park Oval, Port of Spain and TSTT, St James Street, San Fernando.

MATT says special arrangements for voting in Tobago will soon be announced.

MATT has thanked the candidates for accepting their nominations and offering their service to MATT.