|Charlie Yook is taking the reins at NFL Media, where he was named Executive Producer and will be responsible for overseeing content produced by the NFL Media Group based in Los Angeles, which includes NFL Network and the NFL’s digital properties. Additionally, Yook is responsible for managing the production of NFL Network’s studio and on-location event programming. “We are incredibly excited for Charlie as he takes this next step in his career,” said Quenzel. “Throughout the years, Charlie has consistently proven to be a dynamic producer and hands on leader with an incredible attention to detail and an inspired ability to connect teams, departments and platforms to produce amazing content. We are eager to see what this next chapter for the NFL Media Group brings under his leadership.”
CBS Sports announced that Matteo Bonetti will serve as the Network’s lead Serie A analyst and match commentator, providing both studio and match analysis throughout the season, while Andres Cordero will serve as lead play-by-play announcer for coverage across CBS Sports Network and Paramount+. Bonetti and Cordero will call matches on a weekly basis beginning Sept. 12. Bonetti, Jo Ankier, Marco Messina and Fabrizio Romano will contribute to CBS Sports HQ’s pregame, halftime and postgame studio coverage from Stamford.
In other talent news, Showtime has its talent roster set for the SHOWTIME PPV event headlined by Jake Paul vs. Tyron Woodley on Aug. 29 at 8p. Brian Custer will host the telecast with special guest commentators Logan Paul and and AJ McKee. Mauro Ranallo and Al Bernstein will call the action at ringside. Ariel Helwani will serve as a special guest analyst at ringside and handle in-ring post-fight interviews. In addition, Barstool Sports President Dave “El Presidente” Portnoy and Dan “Big Cat” Katz will join the team as part of a unique and fully integrated sponsorship from Barstool Sportsbook, the official sports betting partner of the event. Barstool Sportsbook will also have a branded desk on the set in the arena and Barstool’s two most popular personalities Portnoy and Big Cat will host sports betting segments throughout the telecast
Ahead of Women’s Worlds today, NHL Network will debut a feature, narrated by Tony Luftman, on former and incoming University of Wisconsin Women’s Hockey players Abby Roque and Caroline Harvey. In addition to these pieces, NHL Network will also air one on the team’s disappointment with the 2020 tournament being cancelled, and their excitement for this year’s games.
Netflix and UFC announced a collaboration on branded content in conjunction with the upcoming Netflix feature film “Sweet Girl,” starring Jason Momoa and Isabela Merced. The film, which is scheduled for release globally on Netflix today, features Momoa as “a devastated husband who vows to bring justice to the people responsible for his wife’s death while protecting the only family he has left, his daughter (Merced).” UFC and Netflix have teamed up to produce a short-form video that demonstrates youth self-defense techniques. The video, entitled “How to Fight Like a Sweet Girl” was produced at a recent youth self-defense seminar at UFC GYM in Huntington Beach.
The ESPN College Football Podcast is expanding for the 2021 season with five new episodes every week available Monday-Friday mornings beginning Aug. 30. Returning hosts Kirk Herbstreit, Kevin Negandhi and David Pollack will be joined by voices that include Matt Barrie, Rece Davis, Paul Finebaum, Joey Galloway and Booger McFarland as well as regular appearances from additional ESPN analysts and reporters.
Tennis Channel’s international expansion continues with the launch of its Tennis Channel subscription streaming service in the U.K. yesterday as well as the introduction of the Tennis Channel International ad-supported streaming channel on Samsung TV Plus in India on Aug. 25. Tennis Channel launched its direct-to-consumer streaming platform in May 2020, which is also available in Austria, Germany, Greece and Switzerland.
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|SPONSORSHIP & PROMOTION
Boeing signed on to a three-year agreement to become the title sponsor of ESPN Events’ inaugural Red Tails Classic college football kickoff game which celebrates Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and honors the Tuskegee Airmen who fought in World War II. The inaugural game will feature Tuskegee University vs. Fort Valley State University on Sept. 5, at the historic Cramton Bowl in Montgomery, Ala. Kickoff is set for 7p on ESPNU. “Boeing is pleased to pay tribute to the Tuskegee Airmen and celebrate the contributions of HBCU graduates by sponsoring ESPN Events’ inaugural Red Tails Classic,” said Ted Colbert, president and CEO of Boeing Global Services. “As a proud HBCU graduate, I am gratified by Boeing’s dedicated efforts to advance a more equitable future for our employees and our communities.”
FanDuel Group hooked an exclusive, multi-year partnership with Jordan Spieth. This new partnership designates FanDuel, an official sports betting partner of the PGA TOUR, as the exclusive sports betting and daily fantasy provider for the golfer. As part of the relationship, Spieth will be featured in national television commercials and will be the face of FanDuel’s golf products. Spieth will work with FanDuel on content for social media and responsible gaming initiatives. FanDuel will also support the Jordan Spieth Family Foundation to continue its great work in the community.
Bridgestone Americas is fueling a new initiative with its Team Bridgestone athlete ambassadors to drive the company’s commitment to promoting diversity and creating more inclusive communities. Through the “Chase Your Dream with Team Bridgestone” campaign, Bridgestone will provide funding and support local activities that benefit adaptive sports organizations and empower young adaptive athletes in the United States and Canada. “Bridgestone is committed to working with partners who can help drive awareness and change regarding diversity, equity and inclusion in our communities, and we have seen how sports can create opportunities and networks of support for all individuals,” said Paolo Ferrari, president and CEO, Bridgestone Americas. “We’re proud to be a Worldwide Paralympic Partner to help promote inclusivity through sport, and we’re excited to extend this support into our local communities through our ‘Chase Your Dream’ program.”
Weedmaps inked multi-year agreement with Kevin Durant and as well as a sponsorship deal with Boardroom designed to “deconstruct the negative stereotypes associated with cannabis while elevating the conversation around the plant’s potential for athlete wellness and recovery.” Weedmaps will become an official sponsor of Thirty Five Ventures’ sports business media network, , as part of the agreement.
Bud Light unveiled the 2021-2022 NFL team-specific cans and packaging ahead of the new season. This year’s designs are draped in “personalized team rally cries to help bring fans together to root their favorite team on, no matter where they are.” The NFL themed Bud Light packaging will be available for fans to purchase in participating cities for a limited-time only beginning Aug. 23. In addition, Bud Light is teaming up with the reigning Super Bowl Champions – The Tampa Bay Buccaneers – to produce a “Welcome Mat” for the first NFL game of the season that measures over 71 yards in-length.
The PGA TOUR and Grupo Puntacana, which owns and operates Puntacana Resort & Club in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, announced a four-year extension for the Corales Puntacana Championship, the first-ever PGA TOUR event in the Dominican Republic. With the deal, the event has been renamed the Corales Puntacana Championship starting with the 2022 playing from March 21-27 with live broadcast coverage on Golf Channel.
DIGITAL, DATA & TECH
The PGA TOUR announced a “first-of-its-kind” augmented reality experience on mobile devices for fans attending the three FedExCup Playoff events from through Sept, 5. Powered by Quintar’s Q.reality live sports and entertainment AR platform, the PGA TOUR AR app for iPhone is made exclusively for fans attending any of the rounds at THE NORTHERN TRUST, BMW Championship and the TOUR Championship. The app’s live and fan controlled replay experience will feature AR tee-shot trails with apex indicator, ball and player indicator cards, distance to pin measurements, and interactive 3D models of the greens displaying topography so fans can spin around each shot to see the different angles and the challenge each player faces with every putt. Fans can capture the AR blended action and share with their friends on social.
Yahoo Sports announced a partnership with Los Angeles Chargers running back, fantasy star, and Gridiron Gaming Group founder Austin Ekeler. Ekeler will join Yahoo Sports as a fantasy football analyst, creating new and unique fantasy football programming for Yahoo Sports, starting in weekly fantasy show titled “Ekeler’s Edge.” The show will debut later this month. Yahoo Sports and Ekeler will also host live conversations throughout the season to answer fan questions that will co-stream across Yahoo Sports as well as its associated social platforms including TikTok, and Ekeler’s channels.
Buzzer, the new mobile platform for personalization and discovery of live sports, announced a new agreement with the WNBA to distribute live game content, making the WNBA the first women’s professional sports league to be offered on the platform. Beginning Aug. 25, Buzzer will offer access to WNBA League Pass, the WNBA’s premium live out-of-market game subscription service, allowing mobile-first fans to discover and access live games.
Sportradar and FanDuel Group announced an extension of their existing partnership, which makes Sportradar the chosen data or odds supplier for US sports to FanDuel Group through 2028. “With FanDuel being the leading US sportsbook, this deal further underscores Sportradar’s position as the data and odds supplier of choice for US sports, including the NBA, MLB, and the NHL,” said Carsten Koerl, Global CEO, Sportradar. “Both Sportradar and FanDuel have established market leading positions through investment in innovation and cutting-edge products and services and this expanded agreement enables us to work together to further evolve FanDuel’s offering, particularly in areas like in-play betting. We’re looking forward to deeper integration with the FanDuel team to continue building on the success we’ve had together thus far.”
NFHS Network, streaming live and on-demand high school sports, announced that it more than tripled its sports producing venues during the 2020-21 scholastic year. By the end of the 2020-21 scholastic year, NFHS Network broadcasted the games of over 5,700 schools which represents a 174% increase year-over-year. This season NFHS Network streamed over 320,000 games and saw total views surpass 18,000,000 (up 225%).
The Professional Fighters League announced a partnership with VersusGame, a mobile platform allowing users to profit off pop culture predictions and events through interactive, user-generated games, to deliver a new category in the gaming economy to MMA fans. The partnership’s games are now live and will be available for the two-remaining 2021 PFL semifinal events on August 19 and 27 airing live in primetime across ESPN networks and streaming platforms.
The Ringer, a Spotify Studio and WWE will launch an exclusive audio network as part of a multi-year audio content partnership. As part of the deal, The Ringer and WWE will also collaborate to develop new, original audio content exclusively for the Spotify platform and Ringer website. In addition, existing WWE audio programming, which offers a unique look at the world of WWE both in the ring and beyond, will become available exclusively on Spotify.
American Eagle is partnering with Twitch, signing on to become the official apparel partner of the Twitchgaming channel. Along with brand imaging, which will be a part of the channel’s panels, American Eagle will work with Twitch Gaming to produce customized segments, as well as a five-part docuseries profiling Twitch streamers.
Complexity Gaming announced a partnership with eye care brand Alcon. The partnership will designate Alcon’s signature brand of lubricant eye drops, Systane, as the first-ever Official Eye Care Partner of team. “Alcon is excited to partner with Complexity through this first-of-its kind partnership that we hope will help players understand vision changes they might be having because of dry eye and help them find real relief,” said Jeff Huffman, Senior Director, Dry Eye and Ocular Health Marketing at Alcon. “Through this partnership, we are thrilled to introduce a new audience to our family of products which includes the newly launched Systane Hydration Multi-Dose Preservative Free lubricant eye drops at a time when they most need relief from dry eye symptoms and can keep their eyes on the prize.”
Nevada gaming regulators are launching the process to expand esports wagering to a greater slate of events as its popularity continues to grow. Nevada currently handles esports betting by requiring sportsbooks to submit an application that is reviewed and subject to approval by the Control Board. The next step for esports backers is for it to be considered a sport that would allow wagers to be taken without approval.
Dot Esports reports that esports and gaming network VENN has furloughed half of its staff and is pulling back on further production of original shows. The move comes as the company explores options and talks to potential buyers after launching a year ago.
INDUSTRY & ROSTER MOVES
Jackie MacMullan announced her retirement from ESPN at the end of the month. Her final day is August 31. She joined ESPN in 2010 as a senior writer and her work has been featured on nearly every ESPN platform, including ESPN.com, SportsCenter, Outside The Lines and The Jump. In addition to her work covering the NBA, MacMullan has been a cornerstone of ESPN’s show Around The Horn, where she’s made nearly 900 appearances.
The Parleh Media Group announced the acquisition of Toronto’s Homestand Sports – a live event and media production company and the creators of the popular Puck Talks. With the acquisition, Homestand Sports founder and President Kevin Kennedy has been named President and Executive Producer of Parleh Media Group. Kennedy will oversee all production for The Parleh’s social channels, digital products and distribution partners.
FloSports announced today two additions to its leadership team with the hiring of Kevin Boller and Geoff DeFrance. Kevin Boller joins the company as SVP, Strategy & Corporate Development. Geoff DeFrance joins FloSports as SVP, Product & Engineering.
MSG Networks announced the hire of Talaya Wilkins as Vice President of Content Strategy as it looks to add to its growing content division. In her role, Wilkins will lead a newly formed team designed to drive the network’s overall content strategy, with an increased focus on developing programming targeted at the growing sports betting audience.
SPORTS BROADCAST JOURNAL w/David J. Halberstam
Halby’s Morsels: News travels fast. Jimmy Cefalo’s health setback hit us like a brick. His determination to keep going as long as he could shouldn’t surprise us. Jimmy was tough as nails on the field for the Dolphins and at Penn State. As a human being, you won’t find anyone nicer. More sports broadcast news is covered in this version of Halby’s Morsels.
Westwood One’s surprise renewal of the NCAA Tourney; Scully; Cefalo; Fox’ MLB; SiriusXM’s NBA Channel
After the Dodgers arrived in Southern California in 1958, the area’s population erupted. Chicago was America’s second biggest city at the time, behind New York. LA was third. Through the years, SoCal would surpass the Windy City. Blessed voices like Vin Scully, Chick Hearn and Dick Enberg would galvanize a growing city and build the popularity of the teams they covered.
Southern California’s top all-time play-by-play voices; It’s a who’s who list of some of the best ever!
The summer Olympics in Tokyo produced a lot of heat in the U.S., for its hard-to-find TV schedule across the vast NBC platform to direct shots from the Chinese themselves for NBC not showing a complete map of an expanded China. The question is, should America partake in the Winter Games next February in Beijing. Here’s a pretty nicely laid-out argument on how to proceed when the games are played in a totalitarian country on the other side of the globe.
Should the U.S. participate in the Beijing Olympics next winter, one hosted by a totalitarian country?
Paul Maguire, 8/22 Retired ESPN/NBC
Darrin Jackson, 8/22 White Sox Radio
Chris Fowler, 8/23 ESPN
Craig Kilborn, 8/24 Ex-ESPN
Dave Van Horne, 8/25 Marlins radio
Rich Hollenberg, 8/26 ESPN
Kevin Kugler, 8/26 Fox Sports
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|ON THIS DAY
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Answer to Our Last Sports Trivia Question Name the person that played third base in the famed Abbot & Costello sketch, “Who’s on First?” Answer: I Don’t Know. Kudos: Lori Paterson-Spectrum Reach/NY; Debbie Jordan-NHL/NY; Eric Dunefsky-Crossmedia/NY; Josh Goodman-Turner Sports/NY; Robert Scanlon-On Shelter Cove Llc/Annapolis; Richard L. Mann-Mann Marketing/Dumont; Stu Crystal-Brevettar/Guilford; Mark Lehman-Braves/Atlanta; Andy Pittman-TAMU/College Station; Bill Robertson-USHL/Bloomington; John Kukla-KDFW/KDFI/Dallas-Ft. Worth; Creed Heilskov-ImOn Communications/Cedar Rapids; Dory Petsrillo-CoxReps/Dallas; David Hauptman/Denver; Dave Sikula-San Francisco State University/San Francisco; Kerri Huyck-Kennewick; Andy Babb-Super League Gaming/Santa Monica; Nick Monroe-Monroe Photography/San Diego
DIRECTOR, SALES AND BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
THE JIM HENSON COMPANY
Generating leads and closing sales for creative service vendor opportunities. Building and establishing valuable industry relationships within entertainment to yield potential business development opportunities. Establishing new partnerships and maintaining existing partnerships with clients. Experience in entertainment sales is preferred. Full info HERE (9/4)
NETWORK TV VIDEO CONTENT EDITOR
Video Editor responsible for editing and formatting content to air on the Weigel Ntwrk brands and in accordance with FCC rules and regulations and SOP’s. Responsible for the clarity and accuracy of content broadcasted. 2+ yrs exp. Exp w/Adobe Prmr, Attn to detail and familiarity with FCC rules and regulations for what is permissible to air required. Full info HERE (9/4)
DIRECTOR OF PROMO STRATEGY AND SCHEDULING >>
GAC MEDIA LLC/NYC, NY: Work across various departments to coordinate promotional priorities on a monthly and weekly basis. Review creative and identify needs to ensure promotional inventory is being used effectively. Use Grip-It to schedule and book promotional time for primary and secondary events. At least 3-5+ years’ experience working in Promo or Inventory Management. Full info HERE (9/4)
SALES ASSISTANT, DIRECT RESPONSE >>
GAC MEDIA LLC/NYC, NY: Accurately enter all orders for Direct Response schedules. Review and process orders to ensure that all necessary paperwork is submitted for cross functional teams. Pull pre and pot logs for clients. Strong analytical and problem-solving skills and Bachelor’s degree required. Full info HERE (9/4)
SALES ASSISTANT, GENERAL RATE >>
GAC MEDIA, LLC/NYC, NY: Accurately enter all orders for linear & digital advertising schedules. Review & process orders to ensure that all necessary paperwork is submitted for cross functional teams. Manage advertising copy for clients, including correct distribution of Traffic Instructions & client spot uploads as needed. Strong analytical & problem-solving skills req. Full info HERE (9/4)
VP- CLIENT MANAGEMENT >>
RING2MEDIA INC/REMOTE: Responsible for all strategic planning, implementation of growth initiatives, and overall success. Design and pitch campaign growth opportunities and new strategic initiatives to create new Revenue opportunities. Success will be measured by growth rate of accounts; in terms of both Overall Revenue and scope of services.” Full info HERE (9/3)
VP-BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT >>
RING2MEDIA INC/REMOTE: Robust experience in the Medicare Advantage, Health Insurance, and Life Insurance verticals required. The ideal candidate will have existing relationships at the carrier, broker, and IMO/FMO levels & an intimate knowledge of Lead Generation/Customer Acquisition, with a deep functional understanding of the economics and Customer LTVs in the space.” Full info HERE (9/3)
MANAGER, BRAND MARKETING
CROWN MEDIA FAMILY NETWORKS
STUDIO CITY, CA
Develop & execute consumer marketing campaigns. Create innovative & compelling tactics such as sweepstakes, experiential activations, email campaigns, promotions and more for top-tier linear & streaming platforms and brand extensions within Crown Media. Clever, enthusiastic team player with ability to multi-task and interface with all departments. Full info HERE (9/2)
VP COMMUNICATIONS, DOCUMENTARIES >>
Discovery Inc/NYC or LA: Help lead and promote new content in the docs and doc series space across Discovery Factual and discovery+. Pitch and secure media coverage in a wide range of media outlets as well as launching awards campaigns with established relationships in the premium doc space. Must have 10+ years exp in-house and/or agency setting. Full info HERE (9/2)
ASSOCIATE PRODUCER – PROGRAM INTEGRATIONS >>
Discovery Inc/NYC: Food Network’s Program Integration team is seeking an AP to help project manage integrated content across linear and D+ platforms. Looking for passionate people with television, marketing, or media background and 1-3 years exp in coordinating and project managing. Full info HERE (9/2)
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER >>
PROCAM TAKE 2/NYC, NY: Procam Take 2 is an ambitious team of individuals who are excited about what we do & our booming industry. We are looking to hire creative and passionate professionals who are always pushing themselves to achieve their best. As our business development manager, you are an integral part of the Procam team and play an important role in our success. Full info HERE (9/2)
MARKETING MANAGER >>
MAVTV/CORONA CA: Develop & execute marketing campaigns & proactively create, plan, & execute innovative marketing & communication strategies to expand viewership & revenue opportunities. Develop a campaign strategy and identify target audiences and deployment capabilities, and facilitate media buys for Network advertisements. 4+ years of experience in TV required. Full info HERE (9/2)
Ability to interface with production partners and ultimately responsible for all the crew, talent, locations, and all the contracts associate with the production. Will hire crew, heads of departments, etc, over-seeing the onboarding process and ongoing paperwork. Bachelor’s degree and/or a minimum of 2 years of relevant experience required. Full info HERE (8/30)
DIRECTOR OF TRAFFIC & SCHEDULING
Responsible for scheduling all programming, commercials, and promos.
Oversee completion of programming grid – Building formats and maintaining program schedules in the traffic system. Assign all house numbers to content as it is delivered and coordinate all logs. Bachelor’s degree and/or a minimum of 3-5 years of relevant experience required. Full info HERE (8/30)
BRAND MANAGER, BLUEY >>
BBC STUDIOS AMERICAS/NYC, NY: Put in place & deliver the Bluey Brand Marketing plan for the Americas. Ideate and implement marketing activations including partnerships, advocacy & campaigns. Put in place performance KPIs, monitor success & implement findings in future campaigns. 5 years brand marketing experience within FMCG or entertainment sector required. Full info HERE (8/29)
CHIEF CONTENT OFFICER, APM STUDIOS >>
AMERICAN PUBLIC MEDIA GROUP/LOS ANGELES, NYC, ST PAUL or Remote: Significantly increase national and international audience by developing an expanded and diverse podcast portfolio, collaborate with the GM and COO in setting and driving organizational and editorial vision and build a highly inclusive and creative culture that ensures team members can thrive. 10+ yrs exp in media, 4+ yrs management exp required. Full info HERE (8/29)
ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE >>
MARATHON VENTURES/EAST COAST NYC/WHITE PLAINS (REMOTE): Responsible for generating revenue and achieving sales targets and maintaining and developing our direct response account business. Analyze sales data, execute strategies for revenue growth, build relationships with existing accounts and consistently develop new business. Established relationships required. Full info HERE (8/28)
EVP, HR & ADMINISTRATION
CROWN MEDIA FAMILY NETWORKS
STUDIO CITY, CA
Key strategic advisor to the Exec Leadership Team, and has oversight for all HR, D&I and Admin Policies and Programs for the business. BA Degree in a related field, Entertainment or Media experience, and 20 yrs. HR experience with 10 yrs. in an HR leadership capacity required. An advanced degree & experience leading admin services highly desirable. Full info HERE (8/28)
INVENTORY ANALYST >>
TENNIS CHANNEL/NYC, NY: Work with the inventory and sales teams to help maximize the use of Commercial Inventory. Identify premium program opportunities and create packages to monetize high rated inventory and generate and distribute inventory reports. Bachelor’s degree or 2+ years of Network ad sales or media buying experience and proficient in Microsoft Excel required. Full info HERE (8/27)
TRAFFIC COORDINATOR >>
REELZ/NYC OR ALBUQUERQUE, NM: Manages the Program Log construction editing process, copy instructions & the playlist delivery to Master Control. Work w/Advertising Sales department to assist in placing of spots and create detailed reports. Demonstrated ability to work independently, with a high degree of accuracy & accountability required. Wide Orbit Network experience a plus. Full info HERE (8/27)
MARKETING MANAGER >>
SPECTRUM NETWORKS NY1/NYC, NY: Create integrated marketing plans for the region and execute based on the plans. Identify, develop and manage all aspects of sponsorships, community events, talent appearances and other community involvement and outreach. 5-7 years marketing experience required and familiarity with News and Politics preferred. Full info HERE (8/26)
DIGITAL MARKETING MANAGER >>
SPECTRUM NETWORKS NY1/NYC, NY: Work with regional teams to manage marketing campaigns from requirements gathering through post campaign analysis & documentation of learnings. Manage agencies (creative and media). Leverage best practices in digital marketing space, consistently using learnings to elevate campaign strategies & performance. 4-6 years Marketing experience required. Full info HERE (8/26)
LOCAL AD SALES ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE >>
ALTICE USA/OAKLAND, NJ: Meet with local businesses & key decision makers to determine their needs. Develop & recommend advertising strategies utilizing our suite of media & online solutions. Manage client accounts—from proposal to production to campaign activation & collections. Proven track record of closing sales & ability to build and maintain a strong sales funnel req. Full info HERE (8/25)
COORDINATOR, SOCIAL MEDIA CONTENT
GAME SHOW NETWORK
SANTA MONICA, CA
1+ yrs. w/social media content editing exp. is a plus, communicating, scheduling, curating content, engaging, community and implementation coordination, creating weekly social media status reports, asst w/content strategy calendar, source clips, writing copy, scheduling, team player w/strong attention to detail and strong time management. Full info HERE (8/25)
ACCOUNT MANAGER >>
BLOOMBERG MEDIA/MIAMI FL: Digitally savvy business sales person to help drive the growth of Bloomberg Media Distribution. Seeking an Account Manager who can leverage our broad portfolio of multi-platform media assets and create new opportunities with key accounts while driving new revenue streams through licensing, syndication, business development & strategic partnerships. Full info HERE (8/24)
VICE PRESIDENT & GENERAL MANAGER >>
NEXSTAR/MEMPHIS, TN: Min of five years of experience as a successful General Manager for a commercial broadcast station. Significant sales management experience in leading and driving revenue growth in broadcast and digital. Special emphasis on New Local Direct revenue growth, including self-created non-traditional revenue success and sports and community sponsorships. Full info HERE (8/24)
SALES MANAGER – MUSIC, US
Build outstanding sales pitches and build equity with all external stakeholders to drive incoming briefs and pitches. Own all North & South America’s music responses and liaise internally to bring the best commercial propositions to market. Align on corporate messaging and own activation and launch. 5+ yrs of working in a business development req. Full info HERE (8/23)
MEDIA MANAGER >>
GAC MEDIA/FORT WORTH TX: Perform the processing and management of media assets in a results-driven environment and create and archive edit projects for the edit team. Accountable for MAM and S3 ingest activity and tracking, as well as ingest activity that may occur outside GAC Media’s MAM & S3 storages. Bachelor’s degree required or relevant work experience. Full info HERE (8/23)
COORDINATOR, LINEAR AND MULTI-PLATFORM SCHEDULING >>
GAC MEDIA/FORT WORTH TX: Responsible for episodic scheduling of specific series, implement multi-platform scheduling on VOD and primary scheduler for GAC Family and GAC Living. Wide Orbit (scheduling software), including air schedules, revisions, formats, piece number creation, etc. Bachelor’s degree in communications, film, television, or related field preferred. Full info HERE (8/23)
VICE PRESIDENT OF BRAND PARTNERSHIPS >>
EDO/NY/CHICAGO/LA: Drive sales to new clients and engage with leaders at Fortune 500 brands to understand their needs and our value. Develop a targeted list of prospect accounts, and maintain a solid pipeline of meeting and proposal activity. 7+ yrs of sales experience within the adtech, marketing, data/analytics, and/or advertising research industries required. Full info HERE (8/22)
CORPORATE COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER >>
FANDOM/NYC or LOS ANGELES: Build our external brand through securing press coverage in the B2B space. Daily pitching and regular cadence of secured press coverage in B2B space and develop and maintain a comprehensive database of industry conferences and awards. 6+ years in a communications function at a global entertainment company required. Full info HERE (8/22)
Maintain agency accounts including upfront and scatter order entry, inventory moves, and product allocations and Electronic Data Interchange, flowcharts, change notices, handling program changes, booking billboards for marketing sponsorships. (B.A.) in Communication or equivalent; Prior internship experience in sales and/or media industry a plus. Full info HERE (8/22)