NEW YORK, NY, February 22, 2013 /24-7PressRelease/
--Richard William Jenkins, retired army veteran, was recognized by Worldwide Who's Who for demonstrating bravery, leadership, and longevity in the United States military.
Inspired by his family history of war veterans, Richard Jenkins became a third-generation United States Army serviceman with a legacy dating back to the Civil War and Battle of Mobile Bay. Specializing in photography, journalism, television, and radio, Mr. Jenkins maintained and operated the military television and radio channels for the Armed Forces Radio. In his position, he oversaw satellite communications and information technology consultations. A seasoned combat photographer for the department of defense, Mr. Jenkins was responsible for protecting himself during battle, as soldiers were instructed not to protect journalists. Based on experience and merit, he was chosen to organize groups responsible for developing video test equipment to record pilot conversations during helicopter flights. Drawing on his educational background, which includes an Associate of Applied Science in electrical engineering technology from Erie Community College, Mr. Jenkins spearheaded the project, supervised staff, and managed a five million dollar budget. When he retired from the military, he held a position as Sergeant First Class E-7, 25Z Visual Information Chief.
Since retiring, Mr. Jenkins has become active with a variety of professional associations. Currently, he is a lifetime member of Dallas Safari Club, Boone and Crockett Club, Disabled American Veterans, Vietnam Veterans of America, The National Rifle Association, and The American Legion.
About Worldwide Who's Who
With over 500,000 members representing every major industry, Worldwide Who's Who is a powerful networking resource that enables professionals to outshine their competition, in part through effective branding and marketing. Worldwide Who's Who employs similar public relations techniques to those utilized by Fortune 500 companies, making them cost-effective for members who seek to take advantage of its career enhancement and business advancement services.
Worldwide Who's Who membership provides individuals with a valuable third-party endorsement of their accomplishments, and gives them the tools needed to brand themselves and their businesses effectively. In addition to publishing biographies in print and electronic form, it offers an online networking platform where members can establish new professional relationships.
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Director, Media Relations