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James R. Bond, Jr.

James R. Bond, Jr. is a founder of the consulting firm of Bond & Pecaro, Inc. In this capacity, he has been routinely retained to examine and study economic issues which affect media businesses.

Mr. Bond has been retained to appraise the assets of over 2,500 radio, television, radio common carrier, and cable television properties. He is a member of the Society of Broadcast Engineers (SBE), the Broadband Tax Institute (BTI), and the Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers (SCTE). He is a member and past director of the Broadcast Cable Financial Management Association (BCFM), and has served on that organization's Taxation Advisory and Industry Education Committees. He has also served on the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Tax Advisory Panel and Depreciation Task Force. Mr. Bond is a Certified Senior Radio Broadcast Engineer (SBE), a Certified Senior Television Broadcast Engineer (SBE), and holds an FCC First Class Radiotelephone Operator License.

Mr. Bond has testified as an expert witness in connection with numerous telecommunications valuation matters before federal, state, and local courts.

Mr. Bond received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Radio, Television, and Motion Pictures from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1976. Mr. Bond also holds a Masters Degree in Business Administration from the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Virginia.