|A CYNOPSIS MESSAGE
Cynopsis Measurement & Data Conference
June 11 | 11:30AM – 5:00PM | CNVS, NYC
SESSION SPOTLIGHT > >Advanced Advertising, OTT & Finding the Cross-Platform Solution
Hear from a4, Dentsu Aegis, Hulu, Omnicom and Tubular Labs – those who are winning the race in developing cross platform measurement that allows for frequency across the major OTT platforms, with Nielsen guarantees, plus specific data overlays.
Sponsored by: NCC Media, Videa, Tubular Labs, TVSquared, Tivo, Nielsen and Tunity
SPONSORSHIP AND PROMOTION
Relevent Sports Group has retained Excel Sports Management’s Properties division as its third-party sales agency for its varied soccer properties, including the International Champions Cup globally, and LaLiga, Spain’s top circuit in Spain, in the U.S. and Canada. Excel will develop marketing solutions for brands looking to associate with futbol. Among the available assets: the first title partnerships for the ICC, the Women’s ICC, the ICC Futures and other RSG properties.
The Rooftop at Pier 17 in Manhattan will be converted into the ESPN House on June 5 and feature a live concert from 2 Chainz, followed by fan experiences and music from DJ Vashtie and DJ mOma during Game 3 of the NBA Finals live on ABC. ESPN NBA commentator Richard Jefferson will host the event, with the sports network and ABC providing live concert look-ins during the Toronto-Golden State matchup.
BITKRAFT is partnering with Roundhill Investments, a registered investment advisor and exchange traded fund sponsor, on the first Esports-specific EFT. The Roundhill BITKRAFT Esports & Digital Entertainment ETF is designed to offer investors exposure to Esports and digital entertainment by providing tracking, before fees and expenses, to the performance of the Roundhill BITKRAFT Esports Index. The index comprises globally listed companies, actively involved in the competitive video gaming industry, including game publishers, streaming network operators, tournament and league operators/owners, team owners, and hardware developers. Roundhill’s methodology first screens all potential companies and confirms that they meet minimum market capitalization and liquidity criteria. “More than just launching and operating the ETF, the Roundhill team is taking a next-generation approach on marketing and storytelling of the product tailored to a digitally-native target audience that is increasingly seeking out ways to invest in investment themes they see shaping their world,” said Roundhill CEO Will Hershey.
Newegg and Allied Esports will host the Triple Crown Royale at HyperX Esports Arena Las Vegas on June 22. The event will pit participants in Apex Legends, Fortnite and PlayerUnknown’s Battleground. The competition is open to the public with select participants vying against professional players from Counter Logic Gaming, including Marksman and Psalm from the CLG Fortnite team, and Emy and GooseBreeder from the CLG CS:GO Red team.
DIGITAL AND STREAMING
NASCAR has chosen Amazon Web Services as its standard for cloud-based machine learning and artificial intelligence workloads. NASCAR will use the AWS technologies to build cloud-based services and automate processes, including a new video series on NASCAR.com called This Moment in NASCAR History powered by AWS.
Deloitte and the USGA have launched a new augmented reality app to provide 3D insights into player performance at next week’s U.S. Open from holes 6, 7 and 18 at the Pebble Beach Golf Links. The app provides a virtual map, enabling users to follow the action in real-time, compare current player performances on the signature holes, and relieve memories from tournaments past involving Jack Nicklaus in 1972 and Tiger Woods in 2000.
Kicking off in 2020, the Mitsubishi Motors Las Vegas Bowl will play in the state-of-the-art Las Vegas Stadium and will match a Pac-12 Conference team with a squad from either the SEC or Big Ten Conference. Running through the 2025 game, the bowl will move to a post-Christmas slot and will feature the No. 2 selection, after the College Football Playoff selection, from the Pac-12, a position it will share with the Holiday Bowl.
New York Mets analyst, MLB Network studio analyst and TBS postseason broadcaster Ron Darling, who has been sidelined since April as doctors diagnosed him with thyroid cancer, is feeling better. With the cancer stabilizing, Darling returned to the SNY booth June 4 calling the Amazins’ action against the San Francisco Giants.
Actor and comedian Tracy Morgan will host the 2019 version of the ESPYs. Morgan, who currently stars on TBS’ critically acclaimed The Last O.G., will lead the proceedings at the awards show that will be held July 10 at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles and air live at 8p on ABC.
Game 3 of the NBA Finals between Toronto and Golden State airs at 9p on ABC.
ON THIS DAY in 2005: Rafael Nadal tops unseeded Mariano Puerta to win the French Open singles title and his first Grand Slam championship.
In the Know: Which are the four NBA teams that won their only championship during the 1970s? (Email [email protected] with your answer and be sure to include your name, company and city.)
Answer to Our Last Sports Trivia Question: Monday was the first day of the MLB Draft. Who was the first player ever taken in the Amateur Draft, in 1965? Answer: Rick Monday. Congrats: Mike Seidel CSI Sports, Jersey City, Marc Wollis, Cadent TV, NY, David Westberg SAG-AFTRA Federal Credit Union, Burbank, Michael Ritz Northwestern Mutual, NY, David Sabino ESPN, Bristol, Jack Neumann University of Calgary Alumni Development, Alberta, Synda Kollman Charter Marketing Group, Boca Raton, Jim Bernard PRG, Los Angeles and Brian Robin Pechanga Resorts Casino, Temecula,
Later – Chris
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DIRECTOR, TALENT DEVELOPMENT
Identify, evaluate, and recruit on-air talent for the Pac-12 Networks.
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ACCOUNT COORDINATOR, ACCOUNT DIRECTOR/VP, SAE ACCOUNT SUPERVISOR/Beck Media/Santa Monica: All positions are open and looking for qualified candidates. Please click on each title for full job description and how to apply. Account Coord Account Director/VP SAE Account Supervisor (6/19)
AD SALES- SALES PLANNER/Crown Media Family Networks/CA: This position is responsible for providing support to the Ad Sales team by working with Account Executives to service clients on a daily basis. BA/BS req & Min 2 yrs exp. Apply HERE (6/19)
DIRECTOR, INTERNATIONAL DISTRIBUTION & TRADE MARKETING/Viacom International Media/NYC: Plan & mng trade events. Mng Viacom’s international B2B branding. Min 7 yrs mktg exp within Product Licensing, Trade Marketing or Business to Business (B2B) mktg. Full info HERE (6/18)
DIRECTOR, TALENT DEVELOPMENT/PAC-12/SF: Identify, evaluate, and recruit on-air talent for the Pac-12 Networks. Full info/apply: HERE (6/18)
MARKETING RESEARCH MGR/ION/NYC: Arm the sales team with network performance metrics, competitive advantages, and thoughtful research stories. The ideal candidate for this role has a hybrid skill set of both data analysis and storytelling ability. Exp w/Nielsen research & other research tools. Full info HERE (6/18)
WRITER/PRODUCER ON-AIR PROMOTIONS/YES Network/Stamford: Resp for writing/producing daily topical promo & image spots for all YES Network properties. Candidate must have 5+ years’ experience in On-Air Promotions or similar agency/production company. Full info HERE (6/14)
MOTION GRAPHICS DESIGNER/Yes Network/Stamford CT: Seeking a highly-creative, passionate and curious designer who will constantly strive to stay ahead of relevant design and communication trend. 3+ yrs broadcast design and animation exp. Full info HERE (6/14)
DIRECTOR, BUSINESS & LEGAL AFFAIRS/Discovery/NYC: Looking for an experienced business and legal affairs exec to provide network support, responsibilities include handling deal negotiations & drafting/review of agreements for development, production & acquisition of docs and nonscripted TV programs. Full info HERE (6/14)
RESEARCH MANAGER/Discovery/LA: Strategic mind to utilize Nielsen ratings to inform prgmming, mktg, press, biz strategies. Turn data into stories w/actionable/valuable. Find consumer insights/trends to support aud building initiatives, Expert on changing TV landscape. 4+ yrs TV rsrch req. Full info HERE (6/13)
MGR, DIGITAL AUDIENCE ANALYTICS/BET/NYC: Resp for a portfolio of media platforms (incl linear TV, video, VOD, social media, etc.) using primary & syndicated research tools/methods. Min 2+ yrs of digital media rsrch exp. Exp working w/cross-platform rsrch incl VOD and OTT/Advanced TV platforms. Full info HERE (6/13)
AD SALES – ACCOUNT SERVICE REP/Crown Media Family Networks/NY: This position is responsible for maintaining and growing business on the assigned agency list, training and mentoring Sales Planners and Sales Assistants in the company and acting as liaison for the Sales team in key areas of sales development, marketing and research. BA/BS req & Min 2 yrs exp. Apply HERE (6/13)
PRODUCER/WRIGLEY MEDIA GROUP/Lexington, KY: Seeking energetic and experienced PRODUCER for work on creative projects ranging from corporate and branded to original TV & digital programming. 3 – 5 yrs TV/media prod experience incl editing field & prod. Full info HERE (6/12)
MANAGER, AD SALES RESEARCH/UPtv/NYC: Well-rounded & exp’d ad Sales rsrchr – adept at using ratings, mktg analytics & custom data to create a complete & accurate picture. 5+ yrs ad sales rsrch exp. Fast thinking, collaborative, data miner & strategic storyteller. Join an amazing Team & have an impact. Full info HERE (6/12)
MARKETING MGR/CLEAR CHANNEL OUTDOOR/NYC: work closely w/sales team to develop and lead dynamic media presentations to grow our client partnerships across the NE region NY specific. 3-5 yrs mktg and/or Advertising experience. Media experience preferred. Full info and apply HERE (6/11)
WRITER/E! People’s Choice Awards (E!)/Universal City: Write daily articles for PCA’s website on E! Online. Voting preparation in coord w/mktg on categories, celebs selection, voting tool entry & updating nominee’s lists. Min 1yr prior writing and/or editing exp pref an online ent news org. Strong knwldg pop culter ent news. Full info HERE (6/7)
MEDIA MGR, NATIONAL ACCOUNTS/Ad Council/NYC: Responsible for building/managing relationships w/existing & potential media partners that will help us drive impact for Ad Council’s 40+ social impact campaigns. Prospect new business w/a focus on growth areas such as streaming audio, OTT & new video platforms etc. Full info/apply HERE (6/7)
SALES PLANNER/UP TV/NYC: Resp. for dev/implementing media proposals and working directly with Acct Execs. and Pricing & Planning. College deg. & 1+ yrs cable exp. in ad sales ind. Strong Microsoft Office & DealMaker skills a +. Good comm, interpersonal & organzt’l skills. Send Resume: HERE (6/7)
AD SALES ASSISTANT DIRECT RESPONSE/OPPORTUNITY MEDIA/NYC/LI: Seeking an energetic achiever w/excellent written & organizational skills for role to assist in supporting growing revenue for dynamic DR Team: BA Degree, Min 2 yrs DR Experience req. Wide Orbit Knowledge a + Full info HERE (6/7)
SR SYSTEMS ENGINEER/GSN/SM: 8+ yrs. Active Directory, Azure, VMWare, Veeam, Office 365, Power Shell, OS: Server 2012, 2016, Windows 10, Mac OS, Storage Area Networks, telephony, network routing, and switching, OS and network security. Lead and mentor other Engineers and IT staff. Full info and to apply HERE (6/6)
PROJECT MANAGER/WideOrbit/NYC: Partner closely w/clients, overseeing large, complex implementation projects. 5+ yrs exp managing/delivering enterprise software or IT projects, Media indstry exp, Knwldg of proposal & inv mngmnt systems used by nat’l cable networks is highly desirable. Full info HERE (6/6)
FREELANCE STRATEGIC PLANNING & OPS COORDINATOR/Nickelodeon Velocity/NY: Support VP in all strategic planning ops, communications & training initiativ
es for Nick team that dvlps custom mktg campaigns for Advertising partners. Proactive/strategic thinker with excellent comm skills. 2-4 yrs of mktg or strategy plan’g exp. Full info HERE (6/6)
INVENTORY & PLANNING MGR/Katz Networks (Bounce, Court TV, Escape, Grit, Laff, Brown Sugar) /NYC: Support VP, Pricing, Planning and Inventory w/all things related to inventory & managing the day to day business processes & sales assistants & planners. Min 5-7 yrs exp including; sales planner exp and/or Inventory mngmnt and commercial operations. Full info HERE (6/6)