Backpack Broadcasting is a website that provides the people with the best in one-man band journalism and live streaming of events. The channel currently produces packages and reports covering sports teams in the NYC metro area, along with news and music feature pieces. Besides video packages Backpack Broadcasting also live streams events. Sporting events live streamed by Backpack Broadcasting includes CUNY Championship Games, Nike Pro City, City Legendz Classic, EBC at Rucker Park, and the Brooklyn Bridge Holiday Classic. Viewers are encouraged to follow Backpack Broadcasting on Twitter @BagBroadcaster and check out the Facebook Fan Page.
Backpack Broadcasting was created to give power back to the people in journalism. It allows one-man band journalists to create their own stories and report on news the way they see it. It also provides the viewing public with access to live events they may not be able to access.
Backpack Broadcasting’s founder, Dexter Henry is a Brooklyn born and raised, multi-talented sports journalist. Dexter obtained a B.A. in Media Communications after graduation from the University of Pittsburgh in 2005 and has over ten years of experience in sports journalism both in broadcast and print media. He has written for the Brooklyn View, New York SportsScene Magazine, the Canarsie Courier, NYCHoops.net and RedStormReport.com. Dexter currently serves part-time as the New Media Cordinator at St. Francis College and freelances for Nets Daily and the News 12 Networks as a Video Journalist.