I had a PC when that job came up, but I made it clear in my interview that I was not a technologist. Andy Lack [then NBC News president] made it clear they wanted The Site geared so someone’s mom would know what we were talking about.The Site aired Monday through Saturday reaching 35 million homes and was a forerunner to an entire technology channel called ZDTV which later became Tech TV.In an article from the online SALON Magazine (January 24, 1997), the author admited to being more fascinated with Soledad than with the show.
Cities selected for the first segments were Portland, Oregon; Phoenix, Arizona; and Salisbury, Maryland.
shooting and editing their own stories," says Tamara E.
Robinson, Vice President and Director of Programming for Thirteen/WNET.
She began the year continuing to host MSNBC's The Site.
The program and Soledad continued to receive good press.