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Ms. Karla Winfrey L.

Partner

Black Box Corporation

Direct Phone: (404) ***-****       

Black Box Corporation

1000 Park Drive

Lawrence, Pennsylvania 15055

United States

Company Description

Black Box is a leading technical services company dedicated to designing, building and maintaining today's complicated data and voice infrastructure systems. Black Box services more than 175,000 clients in 141 countries with 195 offices throughout the wor... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Career Broadcast Journalist and Founder

Colored Christmas Inc

Emmy Award Winning Journalist

Shop At Home LLC

Affiliations

Founder
Colored Christmas

Active Member
National Association of Black Journalists Inc

Education



MTSU



Middle Tennessee State University

Web References (31 Total References)


MTSU School of Journalism

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Standing, left to right: Dr. Terry Likes, Daniel Potter, Gene Policinski, Gina Logue, Jeff Glick, Dave Ammerheuser, Dwight Lewis, Kent Flanagan, Karla Winfrey, Stephan Foust, Natasha Lorens.

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The board was first convened on September 14, 2012, during which Stephan Foust of the MTSU College of Mass Communication's Center for Innovation in Media was elected chair for a three-year term and Karla Winfrey of Black Box was elected vice-chair for a six-year term.
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Karla Winfrey
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Karla Winfrey
Karla is an independent multimedia professional and Emmy award-winning journalist. She also is a partner with Black Box: A Winfrey-Giles Production. She has worked at numerous news outlets as reporter, anchor and producer.


MTSU School of Journalism Professional Advisory Board

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Karla Winfrey

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Karla Winfrey
Karla is an independent multimedia professional and Emmy award-winning journalist. She also is a partner with Black Box: A Winfrey-Giles Production. The company produces documentaries, lifestyle programming, news features, talk show segments, and multimedia projects for television networks, nonprofits, faith-based communications companies, federal government agencies, and private corporations.
Karla has worked at WABC (New York City), KDFW (Dallas), KUSA (Denver), and WSMV (Nashville). She has garnered national recognition as a consumer investigative reporter, show host/news anchor, and documentary/specials producer. Her work has been featured on CNN, ABC News, BET, NBC, Shop at Home Television, and the Black Family Channel.
Karla has received an array of media and community service awards, and her documentary work on youth, faith, and crime issues has been recognized many times by the National Association of Attorneys General and the National Council on Crime and Delinquency. She received an Emmy for the documentary, "I Want to Live," which examined teen violence, suicide, and youth development in Denver.
Karla has been honored numerous times for her work in promoting cancer awareness, and she has leveraged her relationships with entertainers to help in those efforts.
In support of music and the arts, Karla has been the managing executive producer for the Powerhouse Artist Breakout Series in partnership with the prestigious Berklee College of Music in Boston, a premiere showcase of emerging artists. An advocate for literacy, Karla is a co-author of the children's book The ABC's of Etiquette with Ariel, Raquel and Friends. In 2008, Karla received congressional recognition for her service on the initiative called Making Education a Priority Again among African American Males.
She is also the founder of Colored Christmas, a holiday gift line specializing in ethnic d├ęcor. Her products have been sold at Cracker Barrel, select Walmart stores, and U.S. military stores. Colored Christmas products have been used to decorate the sets of national television programs.
Karla is a Nashville native and a graduate of Middle Tennessee State University. She is a recipient of the MTSU Young Alumni Award and was among the first inductees on MTSU's College of Mass Communication Wall of Fame. She lives in the Atlanta area.


Emmy Award-winning journalist Karla ...

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Emmy Award-winning journalist Karla L. Winfrey, an MTSU alumna, spoke to the graduates at the 2 p.m. ceremony. Winfrey, an independent multimedia professional, also is a partner with Black Box: A Winfrey-Giles Production, which creates documentaries, lifestyle programming, news features, talk-show segments and multimedia projects for television networks, nonprofits, faith-based communications companies, federal government agencies and private corporations.


The SpiritualView

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Emmy award-winning journalist Karla Winfrey has spent her career at some of the most revered television stations in the nation, including: WABC (New York City), KDFW (Dallas), KUSA (Denver), and WSMV (Nashville).She has garnered national recognition as a consumer investigative reporter, show host/news anchor and documentary/specials producer.Her work has also been featured on CNN, ABC NEWS, BET, NBC, Shop At Home Television and The Black Family Channel.

Throughout her career Winfrey has championed the underdog.Her investigative consumer reports have unveiled unscrupulous building contractors, impropriates at leading financial intuitions, car financing schemes and retail scams in New York, Texas, Colorado and Tennessee.
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Winfrey has received an array of media and community service awards, including the National Press Club Award for Consumer Journalism, National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Emmy, Best of Gannett, National Association of Black Journalists Awards, Press Club of Dallas Katie Awards, Colorado Journalist of the Year Award, and the American Red Cross Award for saving a co-worker's life.She has been honored numerous times for her extensive work in promoting cancer awareness.Among those honors, Winfrey received the Profiles in Progress Award from former U.S. Presidents wives and several American Cancer Association Media Awards.Her documentary work on youth and crime issues had been recognized several times by the National Council on Crime and Delinquency.
Her documentary work on youth and crime issues has been recognized many times by the National Association of Attorneys General.She received an Emmy for the documentary, "I Want to Live", a documentary that examined teen-violence, suicide and youth development in Denver communities.
Karla is a partner of BLACK BOX: A Winfrey-Giles Production.The media company produces documentaries, lifestyle programming and video projects for television and private industry.The company created and produced the award-winning documentary, Waiting in the Wings: African Americans in Country Music for CMT/MTV Networks.The documentary has been showcased in film festivals across the nation and received numerous honors.
Karla is the creator of Colored Christmas, a holiday gift line.Her products have been sold at Cracker Barrel, select Wal Mart Stores and the U.S. military stores.
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Winfrey is a graduate of Middle Tennessee State University.She has received the MTSU Young Alumni Award and has been inducted in the school of journalism's first Hall of Fame.Karla resides in the Atlanta area where she is actively involved in youth programs at her church.


Karla Winfrey returned to ...

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Karla Winfrey returned to Nashville from her current home in Atlanta to do some last-minute running around Thursday for her mother, who's cooking Christmas dinner.

"I wanted to make sure I was here before it started accumulating," said Winfrey, a multimedia journalist.

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