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Thursday September 30, 2021
ABC: Station 19 at 8p, Grey’s Anatomy at 9p, Big Sky at 10p
Apple TV+: The Problem with Jon Stewart
Sundance Now: Good Grief
FX: Cake at 10p
HBO Max: Yabba Dabba Dinosaurs, Ten-Year-Old Tom, The Way Down, The Not-Too-Late Show With Elmo
Netflix: Luna Park, Baka Hanma, Love 101
PBS: This Old House at 8p, Ask This Old House at 9p
Peacock: Unidentified with Demi Lovato
YouTube: Noted: Alicia Keys The Untold Stories
WE tv: Notorious Queens at 10p
IN THE NEWS
“All Rise,” canceled after two seasons on CBS, has found a new home. OWN picked up the Warner Bros. Television courtroom drama for a 20-episode third season, slated to air in 2022. Dee Harris-Lawrence, the executive producer/showrunner of OWN and WBTV drama “David Makes Man,” is executive producer and showrunner for “All Rise,” with series star Simone Missick serving as an executive producer for season three. “We are incredibly thrilled that ‘All Rise’ will be back in court, and we are so thankful to our great partners at OWN for ruling in favor of another season of this powerful drama,” said Brett Paul, President, Warner Bros. Television. OWN will also air seasons one and two in advance of the launch of season three.
Also making a comeback is “Law & Order,” returning to NBC for season 21. Production company Wolf Entertainment said the procedural drama, which left the air in 2010, will retain its format exploring the police who investigate crimes, and the district attorneys who prosecute offenders. How does Dick Wolf feel about the return of his flagship series? “There are very few things in life that are literally dreams come true,” said Wolf. “This is mine.”
YouTube has expanded its medical misinformation policies with new guidelines for approved vaccines that are confirmed to be safe and effective. Noting that it has removed over 130,000 videos for violating COVID-19 vaccine policies, the Google-owned platform said in a blog post on Wednesday that “content that falsely alleges that approved vaccines are dangerous and cause chronic health effects, claims that vaccines do not reduce transmission or contraction of disease, or contains misinformation on the substances contained in vaccines will be removed.” The accounts of prominent anti-vaccine activists, including Robert F. Kennedy Jr. and Joseph Mercola, were banned as part of the effort.
YouTube’s tougher stance comes as new report from IPG Mediabrands criticizes platforms including Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and Twitter for allowing misinformation to spread. “The Dis/Misinformation Challenge for Marketers” report advises brands to shift media investments to platforms that are taking effective steps to halt the spread of misinformation. “Marketers are right to be concerned when they find their advertising near misleading content as, unchecked, it could harm their reputations and the communities they serve,” said Harrison Boys, director standards and investment product EMEA at Magna. “The industry, which joined forces against online hate speech and supported online privacy, needs to take a stand against misinformation and disinformation today.” The report notes that LinkedIn, Pinterest and Twitch explicitly prohibit user-generated misinformation, and only those platforms plus Snapchat and TikTok prohibit disinformation.
To beef up brand safety on TikTok, Integral Ad Science is launching a new brand safety solution for in-feed video ads; using proprietary technology that IAS specifically designed for social environments, the new solution gives marketers greater transparency and granular controls to ensure their ads appear next to brand suitable content on TikTok. The technology helps advertisers to run ads within the “For You Feed” with a three-layered approach that goes beyond the creator level to provide precise scoring for individual videos across the platform.
ABC is passing the job of hosting “The Bachelor” to former NFL quarterback Jesse Palmer. Palmer, who starred in season five of the reality show and will now serve as host for season 26, is a college football analyst for ESPN, and also hosted ABC’s “The Proposal” (2018-19). Chris Harrison stepped down from his role hosting the Bachelor franchise after drawing criticism for defending a contestant who had attended an Antebellum party.
It’s time to unveil the 2021 Cynopsis Model D finalists. We applaud all the incredible work across content, marketing, tech and celebrate the teams who made it all happen. Thank you also to our tremendous panel of industry judges. We are so proud to present this great line-up. Join us in person at the Cynopsis Digital Model D & It List Awards Breakfast November 9th in NYC. Get your tickets today!
Ozy Media COO Samir Rao has taken a leave of absence as the company investigates a NY Times report that alleges Rao impersonated a Google executive in a presentation to Goldman Sachs investors. Rao hasn’t been the only Ozy exec under fire – CEO Carlos Watson pulled out of hosting the Emmy News & Documentary Awards after reports that the company has been inflating its audience numbers.
In more fallout from the Ozy Media allegations, Katty Kay resigned from the news site on Wednesday. “I had recently joined the company after my long career at the BBC, excited to explore opportunities in the digital space,” tweeted Kay. “I support the mission to bring diverse stories and voices to the public conversation. But the allegations in The New York Times, which caught me be surprise, are serious and deeply troubling and I had no choice but to end my relationship with the company.”
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Onyx Collective has picked up “Reasonable Doubt” as its first scripted series. The drama, from writer/executive producer Raamla Mohamed and executive producer Kerry Washington, is produced by ABC Signature and will be streamed exclusively on Hulu. Mohamed leads an all-black writing staff on the series, and Emayatzy Corinealdi (“Middle of Nowhere”) is set to star. Washington will direct the first episode.
Lifetime has greenlit original movie “Caught in His Web,” produced by Cyber Productions in association with Johnson Production Group. Whoopi Goldberg is an executive producer. Inspired by one of the nation’s first cases of “sextortion,” the movie stars Garcelle Beauvais (“The Real”) as a local detective who is determined to help a group of teenage girls who are terrorized by a cyberbully. The movie also stars Alison Thornton (“Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce”), Malia Baker (“The Baby-Sitters Club”) and Emma Tremblay (“Supergirl”). The film is slated to premiere in 2022.
Bounce has renewed dramedy “Johnson” for a second season, ahead of its freshman season finale on Sunday, October 3 at 8p. “Johnson” drew a network-record 2 million viewers across its debut on August 1.
Banijay Americas is launching new production studio Banijay Mexico and US Hispanic. Based in both Mexico City and at Banijay America’s LA offices, the studio will focus on original content in both English and Spanish for broadcast, cable and streamers in the Mexican and US Hispanic markets. Marie Leguizamo, who has served as an executive producer for unscripted series for the company over the last decade, will serve as the studio’s Managing Director.
FX’s pilot of the novel Kindred has rounded out its cast with Micah Stock (“Bonding”), Ryan Kwanten (“True Blood”), Gayle Rankin (“Perry Mason”), Austin Smith (“Russian Doll”), Antoinette Crowe-Legacy (“Godfather of Harlem”) and David Alexander Kaplan (“The Resident”) as series regulars. Janicza Bravo, (“Zola”) will direct. The pilot is being produced by FX Productions.
“The Real World Homecoming” scored orders for second and third seasons from Paramount+ and MTV. “The Real World: Homecoming New York” premiered on Paramount+ in March, convening members of the original cast from 1992; LA alums will be the next to gather.
An untitled docu-series about disgraced former Nissan and Renault CEO Carlos Ghosn landed a green light from Apple TV+. The project from Box to Box Films will be helmed by James Jones (“On the President’s Orders”).
The countdown is on for this year’s Esports Business Summit! Join us in Las Vegas to expand your knowledge, make new connections, and close more deals. You’ll hear the latest insights and strategies from esports biggest players like Bud Light, TSM FTX, Verizon, Twitch, Lenovo, NBA 2K, Riot Games, Stream Hatchet, XSET and more. Lock in your presence at EBS now.
NEW & RETURNING SERIES
Lucasfilm series “The Book of Boba Fett” will premiere Wednesday, December 29 on Disney+. The “Star Wars” adventure finds legendary bounty hunter Boba Fett and mercenary Fennec Shand navigating the Galaxy’s underworld when they return to the sands of Tatooine to stake their claim on the territory once ruled by Jabba the Hutt and his crime syndicate.
Season ten of “Call the Midwife” premieres on PBS Sunday, October 3 at 8p, followed by the season six starter of “Grantchester on Masterpiece.” Season 40 of “Nature” makes its debut Wednesday, October 20 at 8p.
Two-part “Mr. A & Mr. M: The Story of A&M Records” airs Sunday, December 5 and Sunday, December 12 at 10p on Epix. The docu-series tells the story of Herb Alpert and Jerry Moss, and the independent record label they started from a garage.
All six episodes of “The Next Thing You Eat” drop Thursday, October 21 on Hulu. In the docu-series, chef David Chang and filmmaker Morgan Neville explore the changes happening in the world, and what it will mean for the way we eat in the future.
Outdoor Channel docu-series “Kid Rodeo,” following six young rodeo competitors who experience the joy of competing, as well as massive injuries, premieres Friday, October 1 at 8p.
Netflix stand-up special “The Closer,” starring Dave Chappelle, will premiere Tuesday, October 5. Called “the sixth chapter” in a teaser for the show, “The Closer” is the sixth in a set of Netflix specials directed by Stan Lathan.
WarnerMedia Kids & Family is launching Scoobtober, a Halloween event celebrating Scooby-Doo on HBO Max and Cartoon Network, on Friday, October 1. Cher, Sean Astin, Jessica Biel, Terry Bradshaw, Lucy Liu, Jason Sudeikis, and Run DMC are among the celebrity guests in new episodes of “Scooby-Doo and Guess Who?”; also streaming during the month on HBO Max are 28 Scooby-Doo movies from Warner Bros. Home Entertainment and the library animated series “Be Cool, Scooby-Doo!”.
Roku will debut three horror-themed Roku Originals in October. “When the Street Lights Go On,” “50 States of Fright” and “The Expecting” will roll out weekly as a part of a “Freak Out Friday” campaign to bring streamers with new horror content on The Roku Channel all month.
Fox Nation will host its third annual Patriot Awards on Wednesday, November 17 at 8p. The Florida-based event will be streamed live on Fox Nation with an encore presentation on Fox News Channel on Sunday, November 21 at 10p.
Call for Submissions: Cynopsis is producing our annual Holiday Programming Guide, which comes out on October 28 and will be sent to all Cynopsis subscribers. If your network has holiday programming airing from October 28 through January 1, please send your listing to Lynn@Cynopsis.com and JanetDilauro@gmail.com no later October 15 with the subject line: Holiday Guide. To be included, programs must be listed by date, title of program, and start times, in the following format: “Thursday, November 19: Network Name: My One Christmas Wish at 9a, Paper Angels at 11a, 12 Days of Giving at 1p”. Holiday-related programs only! A confirmation email will be sent following each submission (if you don’t receive a confirmation email, please resubmit).
Subscriber satisfaction with the amount of original content offered on Apple TV+, a key metric that links most strongly to retention, continues to rise and has closed the gap with Netflix that stood at 25% at launch in 2019, to 19% in Q2 2021, according to Kantar Entertainment on Demand. Still, churn for AppleTV+ is high (12% in August) when benchmarked against the competition, and future intention to cancel is still in double digits.
Facebook has launched Reels in the US, bringing video experiences seen on Instagram to the Facebook app on iOS and Android. Reels are short, entertaining videos that can consist of music, audio, AR effects, text overlays and more, and can reach everyone, not just followers. Facebook is testing the ability for Instagram creators to have their reels recommended on Facebook, as well as launching the Reels Play bonus that will pay eligible creators based on the performance of their reels.
Audience intelligence platform Helixa and audience insight company GWI have launched a joint initiative to integrate consumer predictive insights with expressed consumer intent. By matching GWI’s Core survey with Helixa’s behavioral affinity data derived from AI analysis of public social personas, “Global Audience View” enables a more granular and holistic look at digital-first audiences. The initial release provides insight into to US audiences, with eventual expansion of the platform to markets worldwide.
IMDb TV, Amazon’s premium free streaming service, is now available in the UK. UK Prime and non-Prime customers can access IMDb TV through the “IMDb TV – Popular Movies and TV – free with ads” carousel within the Prime Video app. In the coming weeks, the service will also be available via a standalone app on Fire TV.
Red Arrow Studios International is heading into Fall 2021 with new titles across scripted, formats and factual programming. Among the offerings: international thriller “Blackout: Tomorrow Is Too Late”; true story “Australian Gangster”; and family entertainment format “Who Is the Phantom?”.
Highlights from Insight TV International’s slate include reality competition “Making the Squad: Fortnite Edition”; breakdancing show “Breaking Beyond”; and football lifestyle show “Garms Dealer.”
Beyond Rights’ autumn slate boasts 200 hours of unscripted content across a variety of genres. Highlights include feature doc “Facing Monsters,” focused on free-surfer Kerby Brown, and “MILKED,” exposing the whitewash of New Zealand’s dairy industry.
Canada’s Sinking Ship Entertainment announced new sales, among them BBC Children’s Productions’ reboot of “The Demon Headmaster” to Discovery Latin America and NRK in Norway, and tween mystery series “The Unlisted” to Ypsilon in Spain and E-Vision across the Middle East and North Africa.
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FOX drama”9-1-1” was the #1 entertainment telecast of Monday Premiere Week and delivered 11.3 million multiplatform viewers on Live+7, while the audience for the debut of the new drama “The Big Leap” rose 96% in multiplatform viewing, to 2.9 million, handing Fox its most-watched Fall Monday in Live+7 since 2019.
The series premiere of NBC sci-fi drama “La Brea” drew 6.37 million viewers and a 0.8 rating among A18-49, beating second episodes of fellow newbies “Our Kind of People” (1.49 million/0.3) on Fox and “FBI: International” (6.04 million/0.5) on CBS on Tuesday.
In syndication, “Family Feud” (5.3 Live+SD national Nielsen rating, down 5% from the week before) continued to top the syndicated game shows in the week ending September 19, with “Jeopardy” (5.1, up 24%) nipping at its heels. The week marked both the beginning and the end for “Jeopardy” host Mike Richards’ run.
Talk shows with big weeks included “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” (14-week high 1.0, up 25%) for its 19th and final season, surging 33% in the W25-54 demo and beating its year-ago rating by 25%. “Ellen” ratings have risen 43% over the past two weeks. “The Kelly Clarkson Show” (0.9, up 13% in households) launched its third season with its strongest rating in four months and also outperformed the same week last year by 13%, while “The Drew Barrymore Show” (0.5, up 25%) scored with a second season opener shot outdoors on the Paramount lot in Los Angeles. “The Dr. Phil Show” (1.7, up 21%) began season 20 tying “Live with Kelly and Ryan” (1.7, steady) for first place.
Broadcast Nielsen Top 10 M-F Syndicated Strip Series for the week of September 13 ranked in order by HH Rtg
Family Feud (CMV) 5.3 AA
Jeopardy (CMV) 5.1 AA
Wheel of Fortune (CMV) 4.8 AA
Judge Judy (CMV) 4.5 AA
The Big Bang Theory (WB) 2.2 AA
Inside Edition (CMV) 2.1 AA
Entertainment Tonight (CMV) 2.1 AA
Live With Kelly and Ryan (DAD) 1.7 AA
Dr. Phil (CMV) 1.7 AA
Hot Bench (CMV) 1.6 AA
Last Man Standing (DAD) 1.4 AA
Basic Cable Top 5 Nielsen Ratings for the week of September 20
Prime Time P2+
Fox News 2,406,000
NFL Network 1,117,000
Total Day P2+
Fox News 1,495,000
Prime excludes networks not in majority of daypart 50%+ in the prime daypart; Total Day excludes networks not in majority of daypart 50%+ in the total day daypart
Broadcast Nielsen Ratings for Tuesday, September 28
Show, P2+ 000s, (A18-49)
ABC: Bachelor in Paradise 2.82 (0.8)
CBS: FBI 7.37 (0.7), FBI: International 6.04 (0.5), FBI: Most Wanted 5.59 (0.5)
CW: DC’s Star Girl 0.47 (0.1), Supergirl 0.40 (0.1)
FOX: The Resident 2.96 (0.4), One Kind of People 1.49 (0.3)
ION: Chicago Fire 1.00 (0.2), Chicago Fire 1.06 (0.2), Chicago Fire 1.09 (0.2)
NBC: The Voice 7.43 (1.0), La Brea 6.37 (9.8), New Amsterdam 3.54 (0.4)
Telemundo: La Casa del los Famosos 1.18 (0.4), Hercal: Amor e Venganza 1.28 (0.3), Malverde: El Santo Patron 1.09 (0.4)
Univision: Disenando Tu Amor 1.71 (0.5), Si Nos Dijon 1.88 (0.6), La Desalmada 1.63 (0.5)
Source: Nielsen, live + same day time period averages
Canela Media has tapped Julieta LaMalfa to serve as Chief Financial Officer. Prior to joining Canela Media, LaMalfa spent more than six years at Stout Risius Ross as an accounting and financial leader.
Tiffany Faigus has been elevated from VP, Alternative Series and Specials to SVP, Unscripted and Alternative Entertainment, ABC Entertainment and Walt Disney Television Unscripted.
Glewed TV has appointed Andrew Budkofsky as Advisor and Chief Revenue Officer. Budkofsky was previously CRO and publisher at Rolling Stone magazine.
The Paley Center for Media has named Elizabeth Rojas Levi, who most recently led global communications for Nokia Enterprise, as Senior Vice President of Communications, and promoted Rene Reyes to Vice President of Public Programming and Festivals.
Treasure Data, the enterprise customer data platform, announced the appointment of Eugene Saburi as the company’s first Chief Business Officer. Saburi spent nearly two decades at Microsoft, serving in a variety of executive roles including General Manager in the Server and Tools business.
Irish animation studio Lighthouse Studios has promoted series director and showrunner Gilly Fogg to Head Creative, responsible for creatively overseeing the studio’s original IP development and service project slates.
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MANAGER, MULTIPLATFORM RESEARCH AND ANALYTICS >>
AMC NETWORKS/NYC/NY: Responsible for compiling and tracking KPIs across TVE, VOD, SVOD, and AVOD/FAST sources. Managing digital estimating in the form of analyses & reports and create compelling analyses and presentations related to understanding viewing of AMCN digital content to both technical and non-technical stakeholders. 3-5 yrs of exp working in digital media. Full info HERE (10/13)
DIRECTOR OF DIGITAL CONTENT
Lead campaign development and day-to-day management of marketing content and digital platforms. Key creative leadership position, building and executing multi-platform marketing campaigns that leverage creative content as the key asset. Passionate about creative design and has a natural desire to build innovative and impactful marketing campaigns. Full info HERE (10/12)
ASSOCIATE PRODUCER >>
THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS/WASHINGTON DC OR CHICAGO: Support development of corporate & series content. Collaborate to ensure Program goals, marketing plans & messaging platforms are incorporated into Campaign Production assets. Aid in script writing, with a focus on storytelling – elevating & supporting brand initiatives. 5 yrs of Production, Creative, Marketing and/or Advertising agency experience. Full info HERE (10/11)
THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS/WASHINGTON DC OR CHICAGO: Conceptualize & produce video content to effectively reach & communicate with target audience, with a focus on Leadership Team and Program deliverables. Ensure Program goals, marketing plans and messaging platforms are incorporated into Campaign Production assets. 10 yrs of Production, Creative, Marketing and or Advertising agency experience. Full info HERE (10/11)
RESEARCH ANALYST >>
GAC MEDIA/NYC, NY: Track Nielsen data day-by-day in both broadcast & cable television. Ability to project ratings in line with the strategic focus and direction established of the advertising sales team. Understand programming with an emphasis on the various streams of data, including Live, Live + Same Day and Live +3. 2-4 years of experience working in Research req. Full info HERE (10/8)
FRED ROGERS PRODUCTIONS
Create organizational, tracking, and filing systems for all series material. Create processes for and oversee upload and archive of all production material & related metadata to digital asset management system. Create & manage schedules for delivery and review of scripts and production elements. 3 years of production experience in related required. Full info HERE (10/7)
CONTENT MANAGEMENT SPECIALIST, PRODUCTION FACILITY & CONTENT MANAGEMENT
SILVER SPRING MD
Workflow Management; including tracking and finalizing all orders for linear content within the Media Asset Management system, while making adjustments as deadlines change and new work is introduced. Placing requests in context, and resolving discrepancies in order to maximize efficiencies. 3 years of prior experience working in related field. Full info HERE (10/7)
DIGITAL CONTENT SCHEDULING SPECIALIST
SILVER SPRING MD
Primary operational point of contact for all departments as it pertains to STB VOD, App and OTT initiatives. Process monthly VOD, OTT, and App schedules/schedule changes. Manages metadata entry of digital content, ads and promotions to be pitched to TV One and CLEO TV STB universe of Affiliates. 5+ years of exp in Cable Broadcast and Digital Media. Full info HERE (10/7)
MANAGER, PRODUCTION FACILITY OPERATIONS & CONTENT MANAGEMENT
SILVER SPRING MD
Create and track edit schedules for the production facility editors. Review technical QC Reports and approve programs for air; or coordinate replacement or editing. Spot check content to determine a pass or fail status. Ensure timely and accurate delivery of all original program. 7 years of prior experience working in operations and/or production. Full info HERE (10/7)
LONG STORY SHORT MEDIA/WASHINGTON, DC: Leads creative and production process from pre-production to delivery. The Producer will work directly with the client and the LSS team. 5+ years exp, with agency, network, or production company. Full Info HERE (10/7)
ASSOCIATE PRODUCER >>
LONG STORY SHORT MEDIA/WASHINGTON, DC: Assist producers throughout pre, field, and post-production, generate creative concepts per project, craft proposals, conduct research and assemble briefing materials. 2+ year exp with an agency, network or production company. Full Info HERE (10/7)
CONTENT COORDINATOR, NETWORK OPERATIONS
SILVER SPRING, MD
Edit, time out, prepare & update the daily broadcast log through the insertion of promo filler, network ids and interstitial material. Optimize primary & secondary promotional events in daily logs via Grip It and Broadway Traffic Systems. Identify and allocate available time and assign deadlines. 4 years of Broadcast Operations experience required. Full info HERE (10/6)
GRAPHICS COORDINATOR, NETWORK OPERATIONS
SILVER SPRING, MD
Enter secondary event triggers into the daily programming log to support on-air promotions and sales initiatives. Manage and maintain the process of data entry and data transfer into Grip It for proper secondary events scheduling. Accurately QC graphic elements per on-air specs. At least 4 year of Broadcast Operations experience required. Full info HERE (10/6)
MANAGER, CROSS-PLATFORM INSIGHTS – NHL
Creation of research tactics, insights and storylines surrounding sports programming and sports consumers. Generate knowledge points on emerging sports and new content platforms. Provide leadership in staff development, project management and capacity planning. Exp with Nielsen software is req. 5+ years of exp in television, 3+ years as a manager. Full info HERE (10/5)
VICE PRESIDENT, APT SYNDICATION AND PREMIUM SERVICE
AMERICAN PUBLIC TELEVISION
Strategic planning; broadcast and digital initiatives; diversity, equity and inclusion; & mapping the future of APT. Lead, manage & motivate the organization’s leading prime time content department as well as others throughout organization in various projects. Develop, manage & forecast annual budgets & updates. 5-10 yrs related media experience. Full info HERE (10/5)
ANALYST, AUDIENCE RESEARCH
Daily email about network performance outlining top program performances with Households & Key Demos, with context. Daily update of excel based network programming grid. Weekly Programming Report giving insight into FETV schedule performance. A strong understanding of Nielsen concepts and terminology & Experience with the GfK MRI MEMRI system req. Full info HERE (10/5)
SALES SERVICE EXECUTIVE >>
REELZ/NYC, NY: Selling advertising time, while also providing all necessary sales support functions for Pricing & Planning. Should be comfortable presenting sales & marketing materials and cultivating agency relationships. Experienced candidate will carry a list. 5 years of progressive ad sales planning/support experience. Proficient in Wide Orbit a plus. Full info HERE (10/5)
PUBLICITY COORDINATOR >>
DISCOVERY INC/LOS ANGELES, CA: Oversee PR administrative functions for the TLC team in addition to contributing to new/ongoing publicity campaigns. Work on press packets, media lists, press releases, talent, and video assets across our shows. Looking for a passionate individual with 1-2 years exp in comms/PR, great time management, editing skills, and attention to detail. Full info HERE (10/5)
DIRECTOR OF SALES-WEST COAST >>
FUSE MEDIA/GLENDALE, CA: Generate profitable sales revenue while exceeding sales quotas and delivering a high level of customer service to media clients. Build a book of national clients, as well as local customers geo-targeting the determined market. Develop clients in target categories, including large media/entertainment organizations. 5-7 years of B2B sales experience. Full info HERE (10/4)
SALES PLANNER >>
NEWSMAX/NYC, NY: Work closely with Account Executives and Sales Assistants in a team setting, assist in generating new business and growing existing business. Plan, manage and steward campaigns to ensure all client agreements are fulfilled. 1 to 2 years of experience at a media buying or selling organization & knowledge of WideOrbit preferred. Full info HERE (10/3)
SALES PLANNER >>
MARATHON VENTURES/REMOTE/HYBRID/NY/NJ/CT: Committed to a remote/hybrid work model, Marathon Ventures Media Sales is looking for Sales Planners to work in a team-oriented, fast-paced, innovative environment to provide clients with the highest level of service. Sales Planners ensure the execution of all advertising schedules, partnering with sales teams and ad agencies. Full info HERE (10/2)
MANAGER, INDUSTRY MARKETING & ACTIVATIONS
DETROIT OR NYC
Manage execution at industry and sales events and coordinate with Director of Marketing Communications and executive team for industry presentations and halo activations. Oversee participation in industry membership organizations including execution of membership benefits both nationally and regionally. 5+ yrs of related experience required. Full info HERE (10/2)
SENIOR ANALYST, TV AUDIENCE RESEARCH
E.W. SCRIPPS COMPANY
Report & evaluate existing metrics, develop new metrics and reports, & provide strategic recommendations to assist with driving decision-making & measuring performance for key stakeholders. Perform analyses for network programming & competitive analysis for programs on other networks. Minimum 3+ yrs Media and/or TV audience research experience. Full info HERE (10/2)
PRODUCTION MANAGER, LOVE NATURE >>
BLUE ANT MEDIA/WASHINGTON DC: Supports all creative executives in development and production to ensure project plans and resources are aligned to creative needs. Ensures projects are delivered to budget, schedule and contractual requirements. Manages individual show production budgets and schedules. Minimum 3+ years of experience in a Production Management role or equivalent. Full info HERE (10/1)
DIRECTOR OF POST PRODUCTION >>
the hive/KNOXVILLE TN: Oversees all post production activities with an emphasis on scheduling, staffing and workflow management. Director of Post is directly across media prep, media management, offline, online, graphics, post audio, and deliverables departments. A great attitude and willingness to help are a high priority! 5 yrs of post production supervisory exp req. Full info HERE (10/1)
DISCOVERY INC/LOS ANGELES, CA: Help execute and support publicity for Discovery’s Factual Networks across talent and content. Will work on pitching, building media lists, digital coverage, press tours, and award submissions. Must have 2-3 yrs exp in publicity with great organizational skills and collaboration. Full info HERE (9/30)
DIRECT RESPONSE ADVERTISING SALES ASSISTANT >>
FUSE MEDIA/NYC, NY: Support Direct Response Ad Sales team by working with director and AE to service and maintain agencies and clients on a daily basis. Must be detail oriented w/good comm, interpersonal & organzt’l skills, and able to multitask in fast paced team envir. Wide Orbit & OnAir knowledge a +. Full info HERE (9/30)
DIRECTOR, NEW BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT, VFX/PRACTICAL EFFECTS
THE JIM HENSON COMPANY
Generating leads and closing sales for creative service vendor opportunities with regards to design services, practical effects creation, and animation. Building and establishing valuable industry relationships, identify growth opportunities and establishing new partnerships, while maintaining existing ones. Experience in entertainment sales req. Full info HERE (9/30)
|THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 30
ABC: Station 19 [p], Grey’s Anatomy [p], The Hustler [p]
CBS: Young Sheldon, Young Sheldon, The Price Is Right Celebrates 50 Years
CW: Coroner, The Outpost
FOX: The Masked Signer, Alter Ego
NBC: Law & Order: SVU, Law & Order: Organized Crime [
PBS: This Old House [p], Ask This Old House [p], Elizabeth Is Missing on Masterpiece
Telemundo: La Casa de los Famosa, Hercai: Amor y Vengaza, Malverde: El Santo Patron
Univision: Disenando Tu Amor, Si Nos Dijon, La Desalmada