Reporters

Bill Britt

Correspondent

A native of Baltimore, Maryland, Bill Britt is an Emmy award winning news reporter covering politics and education issues in West Palm Beach, Denver and Baltimore before moving to Los Angeles in 1993. Since then he has worked as a freelance producer and writer for virtually every  entertainment news show in Los Angeles and co-produced a variety of feature stories and special events, including a one-hour tribute to Whitney Houston and a one-hour special, “BET Salutes: 12 Years A Slave.”

As a reporter, Britt's long list of celebrity interviews... including President Clinton, David Bowie, Steven Spielberg and Meryl Streep... were conducted in Los Angeles, New York, London, Venice, Italy and Whitefish, Montana.

In addition to covering celebrity features, news and political issues, Britt has also penned promotional material for up-and-coming children's book author Terry John Barto.  
Britt graduated from the Ohio State University with a bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism.

Articles

Inland Empire health care workforce hits the road to recovery
Region's physician-to-population ratio comparable to Arkansas and 16,000 health care jobs need to be filled by 2017. Read More


Real life work experience program launches California students into careers
Launchpath connects regional employers with high school and community college students to give them a leg up in the competition for jobs and gives a boost to the local workforce. Read More


Makerspaces, or “Kinkos for geeks,” making jobs in California
Entrepreneurs can take advantage of these manufacturing spaces for small businesses and which advocates call "critical pieces of a jobs, innovation, and education infrastructure." Read More


Career pathways point the way to boosting California’s workforce
Getting students, counselors and colleges on the same path that connects courses with actual, in-demand careers is critical to the future of the California workforce. Read More


California employers conduct a hard search for soft skills in the workforce
Many workers lack not just basic office skills but also essential entrepreneurial and career management skills, say employers looking to hire. Read More


L.A.‘s newest attraction: A space for biotech startups to launch and grow
LabLaunch fills regional need for biotech entrepreneurs by providing space and services to start businesses and grow the sector in Los Angeles. Read More


Crowdfunding platform helps minorities tackle access to capital problem
Tool helps match investors and small business owners  Read More


Former marine and millennial mom enlists with California skills gap task force
Youngest member of group tackling California's workforce gap has first-hand perspective on the problem Read More