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.
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
Darlisa Gouralal, Content Reporter, LOOP News
Clydeen McDonald, News Producer, Social & Digital Media Coordinator, CNMG
Vindhar Suraj, News Producer, Jaagriti Radio & Television
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.