Patricia D. Harris
Richard F. Blackwell
Angelica L. Vidro
Patrica has more than 25+ years of experience in planning and executing a
multitude of memorable events. Patty has brought together her flair for
event planning and her entrepreneurial spirit in the form of Patricia D.
Harris ~ Hospitality Brokerage Firm, which she’s operated for close to 5
years before returning to Corporate America. Patricia has been a force in
the Hospitality Industry for 9 years where she was the SMERF Sales
Manager at both the Hilton Wilmington Christiana and The Doubletree
by Hilton. Her expertise in this field contributed over a million dollars
each to the annual revenue at both venues during her time there. Though
her business acumen is remarkable, her most ingratiating quality is her
ability to foster genuine and heartfelt connections. In March 2014, Patty
was recognized by NABFEME’s as one of Delaware’s Women
Trailblazers. In June 2015, she was recognized as a “Mirror” recipient at
The Hilton, one of the highest honors given by Meyer & Jabara
Management. For two years she served as the Chief Administrative
Officer with the Delaware Chapter of the National Association of
African Americans in Human where she enjoys being a part of the
growing success of the organization. Patty is very active in church and
enjoys being a part of the Hospitality Ministry.
Patricia's Corporate Career has led her to be the Executive Assistance to
the Vice President of Pathways of DE as well as the Administrative
Lead with two growing Organizations.
Richard was born in Chicago, Illinois where after graduation from high school in 1972 he moved to Los Angeles and joined the United States Navy. Upon graduating from Columbia School Of Broadcasting, Richard began a career in the entertainment industry that has spanned over 38 years, including 14 years as a radio personality on 3 major radio stations in the Los Angeles market. During these years Richard also hosted and produced the Comcast Cable television program, "LA's Great Personalities" for 8 years. In 2009 Richard relocated to Wilmington Delaware and established The Blackwell Solution, LLC, a major entertainment company that handled artist representation, hosted and produced live events. During this time Richard became the host/producer of the popular monthly Internet jazz program, "Jazz On My Mind". Since 2013 Richard has been a radio personality at FM 91.3 WVUD which features his top rated, "Night Moods" radio program. In 2015 due to expansion, Richard unveiled his new company, Blackwell 360 Entertainment, a full spectrum entertainment company that specializes in performing artist representation, producing television and syndicated radio programs, commercial voice overs as well as producing and hosting world wide live events. Richard has also hosted the DuPont Clifford Brown Jazz Festival several times, The Summer Stage Concert Series, the Chester County Jazz Festival and countless entertainment events through out the Tri-State and east coast area.
Angelica is Entertainment Editor for "View From The 302". Angelica is a Philadelphia native and graduated from Philadelphia High School for Girls. Angelica also attended Moore College of Art and Design and Temple University’s College of Education as an Art Education major. While at Temple University, Angie pledged Chi Upsilon Sigma National Latin Sorority, Inc. and became one of the founding sisters for the university's Eta Chapter / Alpha Line.
After obtaining her graduate degree in 2013, Angie left state government in PA and moved to Wilmington, Delaware where she works as the Director of Administration for an alternative education school system. Angie has a tremendous love for the arts, from live entertainment, to stage plays, music concerts, movies and more.
She is an artist at heart and keeps her artistic roots and her craft alive through her face and body art business called 'Nature’s Canvas by Artbug', located in Newark DE., where she offers all types of art services since November of 2010.
Dan Rosenfield is the Sports Director for "View from The 302". He joins the show as a senior sport management major and journalism minor at the University of Delaware. In addition to 'View from The 302", Dan is also involved in WVUD Sports Radio, he is the Managing Sports Editor of the student newspaper, the Review, one of the Executive Producers of Hens Sports Night, the sports television program for the University’s Student Television Network, and is he is a proud member of Beta Theta Pi and Alpha Phi Omega, the National Service Fraternity. Dan enjoys watching basketball, playing video games and watching television in his spare time. His favorite shows are Stranger Things and The Office.
Elias is the Video Director for "View From The 302". Elias began producing videos and graphics professionally in 2004. By word-of-mouth, Elias grew into producing projects for churches, playwrights and sports teams before getting his high school diploma and enrolled in Delaware State University for Television Production. Shortly after his college career, Elias immediately began working in news broadcasting in the Delmarva area. There, he learned how to handle the rigorous, fast-paced industry as well as the concepts of the economic practices that keep the media industry going.
Shortly after, Elias was introduced to technical writing and created a niche by fusing his video media talents with writing, enabling him to work with top companies in the medical, pharmaceutical and banking industries such as MedImmune, LLC, Pathwise and JP Morgan Chase and M&T Bank. Combining his natural writing abilities with his skills as a video producer, Elias has experience in multiple industries creating large-scale projects from conception to completion.