Tuesday, November 15, 2016
Taj Campton Place Hotel
340 Stockton Street, San Francisco
Noon – 1:30 p.m.
(Doors open at 11:30 a.m. for networking)
Whether you’re a political junky or can’t wait for November 9th to get here, you don’t want to miss hearing Randy Shandobil, award-winning political analyst, debrief us on the 2016 national and state elections. From the heated presidential race to numerous state propositions, the 2016 ballot is packed with choices for the electorate.
Randy Shandobil is an award-winning broadcast journalist who hosts the “This Golden State with Randy Shandobil” podcast and runs Shandobil Communications, a company specializing in media training, message strategy, crisis communications and political advertising.
Shandobil’s clients have included Airbnb, San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee, Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, NextGen Climate Action, Common Sense Media, Consumer Watchdog, Consumer Attorneys of California, the San Francisco Waterfront Alliance, the University of California and the National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials.
This election year, Shandobil has been doing political analysis for KRON-TV and for KTVU-TV. As KTVU’s former Political Editor, Shandobil won eight Emmy Awards, two Walter Cronkite Awards for Excellence in Political Journalism, the Freedom of Information Award from the Society of Professional Journalists, and the Society of Professional Journalists Career Achievement Award. Shandobil has moderated several debates including the debate during California’s historic recall election and the 2010 United States Senate debate between Barbara Boxer and Carly Fiorina. Among the people he has interviewed are: Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, George W. Bush, Bill Clinton, John McCain, Nancy Pelosi, Jerry Brown, Meg Whitman, Rudy Giuliani, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Al Gore, John Edwards, John Kerry, Dianne Feinstein, Barbara Boxer, Jimmy Carter, George H.W. Bush, Gray Davis, Pete Wilson and many others.