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cable television/radio executive and personality

Tony Vincent, American cable television/radio executive and personality. Recipient Citation of Merit, Muscular Dystrophy Association, 1966, 87, Humanitarian award United Cerebral Palsy, 1980, Citations, Joint Memorial Committee, Bloomfield, 1984, Bloomfield PBA Local 32, 1987.

Background

Vincent, Tony was born on June 18, 1946 in Newark. Son of James Michael and Jennie Anna (Grieco) Petrillo.

Education

Doctor of Divinity (honorary), Kingway Bible College, Des Moines, 1986.

Career

President, WAVP Cable Radio, Bloomfield, New Jersey, 1980-1983;president, Tony Vincent Prodns., Bloomfield, since 1983;president, chief Executive officer, WJEN Cable television and Radio, Bloomfield, since 1983. Liaison New Jersey Motion Picture and television Commission, since 1986. Chairman Bloomfield Cable television Commission, 1983-1993.

Membership

Chaplain Northward First Aid Squad, Newark, since 1970. Active Bloomfield Board Education, Essex County Ednl. Superior vena cava syndrome Commission.

Member American Federation Radio and television Artists, American Guild Variety Artists, New Jersey Ednl. Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: soccer.

Connections

father:
James Michael Petrillo

mother:
Jennie Anna (Grieco) Petrillo