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Steven L Herman

Steven L. Herman, American broadcast journalist, writer. Licensed Federal Communications Commission first class radiotelephone. Named Asia Media Leader delegate, World Economic Forum, 1997. Member Foreign Press in Japan (chairman), Foreign Corresponding Club Japan (past president), Seoul Foreign Correspondents Club (past president). Qtr. Century Wireless Association (life), Overseas Press Club of America (board of governors).

Background

  • Herman, Steven L was born in 1959 in Cincinnati. Arrived in Japan, 1990. Lived in India 2007-10, in South Korea 2010-13, Thailand 2013-16. Returned to U.S. in 2016.

  • Education

    • Student, University Nevada, 1979. Student, American University, 1990. Bachelor, Thomas Edison State College, 1993.

      Certified creative writing, Bath College University, England, 1999.

    Career

    • Reporter Associated Press, Washington and Tokyo, 1988—1996. Producer Public Broadcasting Service-Nippon Hōsō Kyōkai Asia Now, Tokyo, 1990—1994. Assignment editor KVBC-television, Las Vegas, 1983—1984, KTIE-television, Ventura, California, 1984—1986.

      President Globe Net Productions K.K., Tokyo, 1994—1997. Director Japan Discovery Channel, 1997—2000. Senior vice president Pacific Century Cyber Works-Japan, 2000—2001.

      Correspondent Canadian Broadcasting Company, Deutsche Welle.

    Major achievements

    • Licensed Federal Communications Commission first class radiotelephone.

    Works

    • Last Assignment
    • Lewis Cody, a News Wire Service journalist, is expelled from China under a seldom-used Chinese law that prohibits foreigners from having relations with Chinese nationals.
    • Author: Sunset 2020, 1996, Last Assignment, 1999.

    Membership

    Member Foreign Press in Japan (chairman), Foreign Corresponding Club Japan (past president), Qtr. Century Wireless Association (life).

    Personality

    Interests

    Amateur radio, backgammon, horseback riding, photography.

    References

    • Meet the OPC Members: A Q&A With Steve Herman
    • Steve Herman is a well-traveled OPC member who served five consecutive years as chairman of The Foreign Press in Japan and a one-year term as president of the Foreign Correspondents’ Club of Japan. He also was president of the Seoul Foreign Correspondents Club.

    Steven Herman
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    Born November 20, 1959
    (age 58)
    Nationality
    • 1979
      University Nevada
    • 1990
      American University
    • 1993
      Thomas Edison State College
    • 1999
      Bath College University
    • 2001
      senior, vice president Pacific Century Cyber Works-Japan
    • 1983 - 1984
      assignment editor KVBC-television
      Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
    • 1984 - 1986
      assignment editor KVBC-television
      Ventura, California, United States
    • 1988 - 1996
      Reporter Associate, d Press
    • 1990 - 1994
      producer Public Broadcasting Service-Nippon Hōsō Kyōkai Asia Now
      Tokyo, Japan
    • 1994 - 1997
      president, Globe Net Productions K.K.
      Tokyo, Japan
    • 1997
      director, Japan Discovery Channel
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