Greetings, Admirals! You’re listening to EPISODE 231 OF PRIORITY ONE PODCAST, the premier Star Trek Online podcast! This episode was recorded on Thursday, July 16th, 2015 and made available for download or streaming on Monday, July 20th, 2015 at PriorityOnePodcast.com!
We have some big news this week! Thanks to our long time friends at Geek Nation Tours, Priority One Productions will have an OFFICIAL presence at this year’s 2015 Star Trek Las Vegas Convention! If you’re already booked to go this year — or have started saving your pennies for the grand 50th Celebration — then you’re going to want to TrekOut our interview with Teras Cassidy, owner and head geek of Geek Nation Tours, and Larry Nemecek, considered by many as the walking Star Trek encyclopedia! Together they’ll bring you a Star Trek Experience like none other!
So thanks to their sponsorship, Priority One Productions will be bringing you the latest and greatest from this year’s Star Trek Las Vegas Convention! Check out our blog detailing what you can expect — And be sure to follow us on Facebook & Twitter so you don’t miss a beat.
Later, in Star Trek Online news, season 10.5 is here! We’re looking briefly at the new featured episode, checking out the contents of the new lockbox, and getting the lowdown on the new Tier 6 Resolute Advanced Heavy Cruiser. We’re also wrapping up our recent interview with Lead Designer Al “Captain Geko” Rivera, talking about advanced queues, how storylines get written, and more. And as always, before we wrap things up, we’ll open Hailing Frequencies for your incoming messages.
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Elio is a Northern New Jersey Cuban-American and graduate of Kean University, having earned his Bachelor of Arts in Theatre Performance in 2011. He has performed in internationally renowned performance halls such as Avery Fisher Hall with the New York Philharmonic, as a member of the Westminster Symphonic Choir, and in Beijing, China as a representative for Kean University.
Since 2012, he has had the wonderful opportunity to Executive Produce Priority One – the premiere Star Trek Online podcast. Whether recruiting, managing the global team of talented volunteers, arranging interviews with special guests, editing, web-development, finding sponsors, managing crowd funding, or writing content for the podcast, Elio has a hand in it all.
A long-time Trekkie, Elio has been watching the series since he was a child and sneaking in late night, back-to-back, episodes of TNG reruns. He finally embraced the Trekdom in college and spent many hours catching up on the entire multiverse…. instead of studying.