Meet the Man Producing the Trump Show (aka the Republican National Convention)

Phil Alongi's follow-up to 2012

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With less than two weeks before Republicans gather in Cleveland to nominate their candidate for president, the team assembled to broadcast the four-day convention has quickly worked to transform Quicken Loans Arena, known as "The Q," from basketball venue to GOP central.

While the Cleveland Cavaliers were still clawing their way back to an eventual NBA championship, the crew hired by the RNC was already prerigging the arena in preparation for the July 18-21 convention. No political party has ever had a candidate who knows the power of the medium—and uses it to his great advantage—quite like Donald Trump.



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