August 15, 2016 — NEWARK, NJ — NJTV, News Jersey’s public television network, proudly announced that NJTV News Executive Producer Phil Alongi has been named a winner in the 2016 NJBIZ Forty Under 40 awards program. The award program, produced by NJBIZ, New Jersey’s premier business news publication, is sponsored by Stark & Stark, and Brother International Corporation.
The Forty Under 40 awards program honors men and women under the age of 40 who have been making headlines in their field and who share a commitment to business growth, professional excellence and the community. To qualify, a nominee had to meet selection criteria that included working in New Jersey, possessing significant authority for decision making within a company or organization and being the age of 39 years old or younger on September 26, 2016.
“Phil has exceptional talent for any age,” said NJTV General Manager John Servidio. “The fact he is so young and able to orchestrate a live, weeknight broadcast and other special projects while overseeing a staff of dozens makes him an even more extraordinary asset to our team.”
The winners were chosen by an independent panel of judges. NJBIZ and the program sponsors will honor this year’s winners during an awards reception and ceremony on Monday, September 26, 2016 at The Palace at Somerset Park in Somerset, NJ. The honorees will also be highlighted in a special supplement to NJBIZ on October 3, 2016.
Learn more about Phil’s professional background here. To see Alongi’s work in action, watch NJTV News with Mary Alice Williams weeknights at 6pm, 7:30pm and 11pm on NJTV (check local listings).
For more information about the 2016 Forty Under 40 awards program, visit www.njbiz.com/events.
NJTV News Executive Producer Phil Alongi. Photo by Joseph Sinnott/NJTV