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discovery+: The Prison Breaker
Food Network: Dinner: Impossible at 10p
Fox Soul: The Mix at 8p
HGTV: The Nate & Jeremiah Home Project at 9p
ABC: Bachelor in Paradise at 8p
HBO: Level Playing Field at 8p
IN THE NEWS
Facebook responded to Sunday’s damning “60 Minutes” segment, which featured former Facebook product manager Frances Haugen, who leaked documents to the Wall Street Journal. Haugen said in her interview with Scott Pelley, “The thing I saw at Facebook over and over again was there were conflicts of interest between what was good for the public and what was good for Facebook, and Facebook over and over again chose to optimize for its own interests, like making more money.” Not so, responded Lena Pietsch, Facebook’s Director of Policy Communications: “Hosting hateful or harmful content is bad for our community, bad for advertisers, and ultimately, bad for our business. Our incentive is to provide a safe, positive experience for the billions of people who use Facebook.”
But that didn’t end Facebook’s very bad day. In addition to a decline in the company’s stock price following the “60 Minutes” report, Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp and Messenger users experienced massive outages. “We are experiencing networking issues and teams are working as fast as possible to debug and restore as fast as possible,” tweeted Facebook CTO Mark Schroepfer over four hours after the outage began.
Ozy Media is not shutting down after all, according to founder/CEO Carlos Watson. While the company’s board announced on October 1 that it was closing amid a fraud investigation and reports of questionable business practices, Watson said Monday on “Today” that the decision to shutter operations was reconsidered over the weekend. “This is our Lazarus moment,” he told NBC’s Craig Melvin. “I think what we do with newsletters, what we do with TV shows, original TV shows, podcasts and more, I think has a place.”
The members of the International Association of Theatrical Stage Employees voted to give their union president the authorization to shutter film and TV production. The blessing comes as negotiations between the union and the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers have stalled. “This vote is about the quality of life as well as the health and safety of those who work in the film and television industry,” said Matthew D. Loeb, IATS International President. “Our people have basic human needs like time for meal breaks, adequate sleep, and a weekend. For those at the bottom of the pay scale, they deserve nothing less than a living wage.” The vote passed with 98% in favor of the authorization, but Loeb said his hope is that the studios will return to the bargaining table; the AMPTP said it is “committed to reaching an agreement that will keep the industry working.”
The season six premiere of Showtime’s “Billions” has been set for Sunday, January 23 at 9p. Daniel Breaker (“Girls5Eva”) has been upped to series regular, while Damian Lewis will not return, at least for the time being, as Bobby Axelrod. London-based Lewis, who lost his wife, actress Helen McCrory, to cancer in April, told the New York Times he wants to remain close to home and his two teenage children. “A pleasure and a privilege to play Axe for 5 seasons with some of the smartest, funniest most talented cast and crew I’ve worked with,” tweeted Lewis the day after the finale aired. “I’ll miss the Billions family. Yep, some jobs are more than just a job.”
Howard University and Netflix announced a $5.4 million endowed scholarship to honor alumnus Chadwick A. Boseman. “While he was taken from us too soon, his spirit is with us always in his work and the good that he has inspired. He always spoke of his time at Howard and the positive way it shaped his life and career. Now, we will have the opportunity to give many future superheroes a chance to experience the same,” said Ted Sarandos, Netflix Co-CEO and Chief Content Officer.
Sesame Workshop is expanding its Sesame Street and Autism: See Amazing in All Children initiative with new resources featuring Julia, a 4-year-old Sesame Street Muppet with autism. The new resources are designed to help families create new routines, build flexibility, and cope with the challenges of change.
Esports Business Summit is coming to Las Vegas in just two weeks! If you’re an executive looking to grow your business or capitalize on the opportunities esports presents, attending this show is a must. You’ll hear expert insights from Verizon, Bud Light, XSET, Fly Quest, NBA 2K, Misfits Gaming, and many more. Time’s running out to register, lock in your attendance now.
|PRODUCTION & DEVELOPMENT
“This Is Us” star Sterling K. Brown will star in and executive produce limited series “Washington Black,” based on the novel by Esi Edugyan, for Hulu. Selwyn Seyfu Hinds (“The Twilight Zone”) will serve as writer and an executive producer; Edugyan is co-producing. “This Is Us” wraps its run in 2022.
RuPaul Charles (“RuPaul’s Drag Race”) has signed a first-look scripted deal with Sony Pictures Television focused on queer, character-driven stories spanning drama, comedy and animated projects across platforms. “As a kid in high school, I was mocked for dancing to RuPaul’s hit song Supermodel,” said Jason Clodfelter, SPT Co-President. “I never imagined then how many walls Ru would break down for the LGBTQIA+ and straight allied communities alike. Ru’s love for all people correlates to the cultural specificity we crave in our storytelling at Sony Pictures Television.”
“American Born Chinese,” an action-comedy series based on the graphic novel of the same name by Gene Luen Yang, has gone straight to series at Disney+. 20th Television is producing, with Destin Daniel Cretton (Marvel’s “Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings”) set to direct and executive produce. Written and executive produced by Kelvin Yu (“Bob’s Burgers”) and Charles Yu (“Westworld”), the series is also executive-produced by Melvin Mar and Jake Kasdan (both of “Doogie Kamealoha, M.D.). Asher Goldstein (“Short Term 12”) and Gene Luen Yang are also executive producers; Kelvin Yu serves as showrunner.
HBO is developing a dark comedy from Chris Kelly and Sarah Schneider (“The Other Two”) and Gettin’ Rad Productions. The untitled project, set in 2000, focuses on a closeted gay teen.
“GMA Weekend” producer Quiana Burns will step in as intermin executive producer of syndication talker “Tamron Hall,” which in its third season is moving from ABC Entertainment to ABC News. Burns replaces Candi Carter, who remains at ABC Entertainment with her first-look deal.
Daniel Lissing will join former “When Calls the Heart” co-star Lori Loughlin as she makes her post-prison return to TV in the two-part season two premiere of GAC Family spin-off “When Hope Calls: A Country Christmas.” Season one of “When Hope Calls” made its debut on Hallmark Movies Now, and moves to GAC Family as its first original series.
NEW & RETURNING SERIES
A teenager organizes an underground esports gambling ring to pay off his father’s gambling debt and take care of his younger brother in Snapchat original series “Action Royale,” premiering Saturday, October 9.
Nickelodeon’s “Danger Force” will kick off its sophomore run with a four-part event, culminating with the return of Jace Norman (“Henry Danger”) as Henry Hart. Season two of the series premieres Saturday, October 23, at 8p; Norman guest stars in the episode airing Saturday, November 13.
A new season of “Homestead Rescue” launches on Discovery Sunday, October 17 at 9p, with survivalist Matt Raney and his children saving families in remote locations from dangers like swamps, toxic soil and falling boulders.
Danish romantic drama “Couple Trouble” returns for a second season on Sundance Now on Thursday, October 21.
TikTok has teamed with CelinaSpookyboo (aka Celina Myers) for the first-ever Canadian live Halloween-themed series, “Celina’s Spooky TikTok Live.” The show streams live globally Thursdays at 9p, starting October 7.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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).
Scripps-owned Newsy launched Monday over the air, supplementing its OTT and CTV distribution. The national news network boasts 14 news bureaus across the country, providing 17 hours of daily news. “We have built a team of strong storytellers, anchors and reporters with a goal of making journalism as enjoyable, relevant and interesting as it is important,” said Kate O’Brian, head of the news group for Scripps Networks. The OTA launch brings Newsy to Scripps’ broadcast stations’ spectrum as well as that of partner broadcasters, making it the only American news television network to be on both OTA and OTT.
Comcast AVOD Xumo is offering an “Ad-Free Movie of the Week,” starting with “Miss Stevens,” available through October 10, followed October 11 by “Hero.”
Redbox is partnering with FreeWheel, a Comcast Company, to integrate programmatic technology across Redbox’s free streaming platforms. Advertisers will be able to access and buy Redbox inventory, both nationally and locally, and target specific audiences.
Streaming entertainment company Cinedigm announced the evolution of its streaming service Fandor will include a wider footprint, with hundreds of new acquisitions from an array of rights holders and film distributors. The updated platform features a new design and an intuitive user-experience, with a continuous refresh of independent titles each month.
Sports streamer FloSports announced the acquisition of HockeyTech, a live and on-demand hockey streaming platform and sports data provider to teams, leagues and national organizations. The acquisition of HockeyTech includes its entire media rights portfolio, live and on-demand streaming platform HockeyTV, and enterprise solutions.
Performance advertisers can now take advantage of YouTube on CTV to drive and measure conversion through the expansion of Video action campaigns. Viewers of a Video action campaign on their television can type the URL on their screen into a browser to shop on the brand’s website, without interrupting the viewing session. The ability to connect the jump from CTV to desktop and mobile digital is aimed at helping advertisers drive more online sales and leads.
OpenVault, source of SaaS-based revenue and network improvement solutions and data-driven insights for the broadband industry, announced a strategic funding event with funding from three existing customers: Service Electric Cablevision, Service Electric Cable TV & Communications, and Blue Ridge Communications. The money is targeted to help accelerate OpenVault’s growth, most notably in Europe and Latin America.
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Cookbook author Pepper Tegen shares her favorite recipes for the family in Food Network special “Getting Spicy with Pepper Teigen,” premiering Saturday, November 6 at 12p.
“Black Widow” will be available to all Disney+ subscribers beginning tomorrow, October 6. The film was released on Disney+ with Premier Access back in July.
AXS TV and IMPACT Wrestling celebrate the return of PPV event, “Bound for Glory” with a special edition of “Wrestle Week,” starting Monday, October 18 at 9p. Wrestle Week kicks off with the return of “Bad A$$ Movies With The Good Brothers,” as the IMPACT World Tag Team Champions Karl Anderson and Doc Gallows present 1989 action film “Road House.”
“Fauci,” a documentary about infectious disease expert Dr. Anthony Fauci,. will premiere on Disney+ tomorrow, October 6. The film explores the professional career and personal life of Fauci, who after a lifetime of service faced his biggest test: COVID-19.
Quintus Studios announced takers for prison docuseries “Behind Bars – The World’s Toughest Prisons,” including pre-sales to Discovery Latin America, Discovery Iberia, Bell Media in Canada, WELT Germany, SBS VICELAND in Australia and AMC Networks International – Central and Northern Europe for Spektrum in Hungary, the Czech Republic and Slovakia.
Saturday Animation Studio is developing its second original children’s UHD-CGI animated series, “Aiko and the Masters of Time,” a serialized sci-fi action adventure for ages 7+ that is produced utilizing DDEG’s real-time pipeline based on Epic Games’ Unreal Engine.
Latin American animation studio Ánima announced that the company, in association with distributor Videocine, has reached an agreement with The Walt Disney Company Latin America for the acquisition of the distribution rights in Disney+ in Latin America to Anima’s horror-comedy movies “La Leyenda de la Llorona” (The Legend of Llorona), “La Leyenda de las Momias” (The Legend of the Mummies), “La Leyenda del Chupacabras” (The Legend of Chupacabras), and “La Leyenda del Charro Negro” (The Legend of Charro Negro).
Among the Magnify Media scripted and unscripted formats set to launch at today’s live New Formats Showcase: dating format “Love Raft,” from Story Productions for Denmark’s DR3; real estate reality show “Two of a Kind,” from Bermuda Productions for Denmark’s TV2; and social experiment “Is My Country Prejudiced?”, from Joined Up Productions for SBS in Australia.
Rive Gauche has licensed factual content to various broadcasters globally: “The Killer Truth” to TF1 in France and Foxtel Australia; serial killer series “Very Scary People” to Crime + Investigation in the UK and Germany; and “Ice Cold Killers” to Discovery Italy, among others.
“The Many Saints of Newark” had a soft $5 million opening in theaters, but it was a different story on HBO Max. The prequel film attracted 1 million US households over the weekend on the streamer, according to Samba TV’s data.
Shareablee Top 10 Streaming Shows for the week of September 27
Program, Platform, Total Actions, Total Content, Actions per Content Fans & Followers (millions)
Sex Education (Netflix), 2.4m, 40, 59,330, 4.7m
Bridgerton (Netflix), 511k, 6, 85,115, 2.4m
Nanatsu No Naizai (Netflix), 479k, 93, 5,145, 1m
Lucifer (Netflix), 335k, 4, 83,650, 7.9m
The Witcher (Netflix), 328k, 7, 46,790, 1.9m
On My Block (Netflix), 281k, 10, 28,123, 1.7m
You (Netflix), 212k, 6, 35,282, 1.6m
Boruto (Hulu/Netflix), 201k, 6, 33,490, 1.9m
Netflix is a Joke (YouTube), 157k, 30, 5,233, 2.4m
Naruto (Hulu/Neflix), 155k, 10, 15,544, 17.8m
Broadcast Nielsen Ratings for Friday, September 17
Show, P2+ 000s, (A18-49)
ABC: The Most Magical Story on Earth 3.81 (0.5), 20/20 2.31 (0.3)
CBS: S.W.A.T. 4.68 (0.4), Magnum P.I. 5.02 (0.4), Blue Bloods 5.98 (0.3)
CW: Penn & Teller: Fool Us 0.71 (0.1), Dynasty 0.29 (0.0),
FOX: WWE Friday Night Smackdown 2.12 (0.6)
ION: Hawaii Five-0 0.95 (0.1), Hawaii Five-0 0.94 (0.1), Hawaii Five-0 0.87 (0.1)
NBC: Ordinary Joe 2.28 (0.2), Dateline 3.20 (0.4)
Telemundo: La Casa del los Famosos 1.11 (0.3), Hercal: Amor e Venganza 1.26 (0.4), Malverde: el Santo Patron 0.98 (0.3)
Univision: Disenando Tu Amor 1.57 (0.4), Si Nos Dejan 1.88 (0.6), La Desalmada 1.79 (0.5)
Source: Nielsen, live + same day time period averages
Hulu President Kelly Campbell has left the company, “effective immediately,” according to an internal Disney memo. Campbell, who had been with Hulu for four years, replaced Randy Freer in 2020. The Wall Street Journal reports she is in preliminary negotiations to take a senior role a Comcast Corp., noting that NBCU’s President of Direct-to-Consumer, Gidon Katz, resigned last week. “While I’ve made the decision to move on from Hulu, I’ll forever bleed green,” Campbell wrote on LinkedIn.
Al Hawes has joined Tastemade as Head of Partner Experiences & Operations. Hawes previously oversaw Starcom USA’s content practice.
Rebecca McGill has joined Wolf Entertaiment as EVP. McGill was most recently SVP, Current Series and NBC, and oversaw Wolf Entertainment’s series.
Gina Oliva-Pinto has been promoted to Vice President of Marketing for NBCUniversal Local. She will continue to serve as an in-house marketing expert for the division’s local businesses and will be in charge of leading the creative marketing efforts for OTT spaces.
Elena Nachmanoff, head of talent recruitment at NBC News, is leaving the company at the end of the year to “pursue external opportunities.” “It’s thanks to her that we have the most talented, captivating and brilliant team of journalists,” said Noah Oppenheim, President of NBC News. Nachmanoff will be succeeded by Jessica Kurdali.
Tina Chow has been promoted from EVP of Development and Production to CEO at Bardel Entertainment, and Richard Greive has been bumped up to COO from EVP, Finance and Operations.
Hair and make-up designer Marc Pilcher died October 3 of COVID-19. He was 53. Pilcher recently won an Emmy for his work on “Bridgerton.”
|This Day in History
2011 – Apple co-founder Steve Jobs died at age 56.
Answer to Our Last Trivia Question
How did the title characters in “Mike & Molly” (2010-2016) meet? At an Overeaters Anonymous meeting. Kudos to: Heather Allen-WWE Corporation/Stamford, CT; James DeBlasi-The Cue/NYC; Barbara E. Bevel/Staten Island, NY; Eric Dunefsky-Crossmedia/NYC; Dan Whitford-WTTW/Chicago; Sandy Spiegel-WTTW/Chicago; Aaron Pacquette-AccelerateSG/Fort Worth, TX; Greg Moloznik-GLM Media/Scottsdale, AZ; Wendy Holmes/Denver; David Westberg-SAG-AFTRA Credit Union/Burbank; Lorrie Shilling/El Segundo, CA; Tom Moore-Kalt Productions/LA; Miriam Falcon-BET Networks/Detroit; Ken DuBow-Access Entertainment/LA
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Build strategic media plans in response to RFPs and proactive proposal requests. Work hand-in-hand with AE’s on renewals, upsells, make-goods, cancellations, and assisting in development of QBRs. Maintain pricing integrity & utilize historical data to provide strategic recommendations. Min of 3+ years experience working in a similar role required. Full info HERE (10/19)
NY, LA or TELE
Demonstrate WO Network software to clients, answer technical questions (RFPs), & assist Sales team. Maintain databases, work closely with our product development team, & stay in touch with the product roadmaps. 3+ yrs of WO Network sales experience; a strong understanding of the network sales landscape & media industry. Willingness to travel req. Full info HERE (10/18)
VP, BRAND EDITING
CROWN MEDIA FAMILY NETWORKS
Manages creative editor staff, ensures highest technical, creative & executional standards for On-Air Promos across linear, digital & social platforms. 8-10 yr. supervisory exp, min 12 yr. exp editing short form. Degree in related field required. Strong technical skills, Adobe CC2020BA and MAM environment for asset management preferred. Full info HERE (10/16)
INVENTORY ANALYST >>
TENNIS CHANNEL/HYBRID REMOTE/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. Strong functional knowledge of media ad sales planning and traffic required. Full info HERE (10/16)
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 (10/16)
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 (10/16)
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 (10/16)
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 (10/15)
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 (10/15)
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 (10/15)
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 (10/14)
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 (10/14)
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 (10/14)
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 (10/13)
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 (10/13)
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 (10/12)
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 (10/12)
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 (10/11)
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 (10/11)
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 (10/10)
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 (10/10)
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 (10/9)
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 (10/9)
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 (10/8)
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 (10/8)
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 (10/7)
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 (10/7)
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 (10/6)
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 (10/6)
|TUESDAY OCTOBER 5
ABC: Bachelor in Paradise [f]
CBS: FBI, FBI: Most Wanted, FBI: International
CW: DC’s Stargirl, Supergirl
FOX: The Resident, Our Kind of People
NBC: The Voice, La Brea, New Amsterdam
PBS: Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., American Masters
Telemundo: La Casa del los Famosos, Hercal: Amor e Venganza, Malverde: el Santo Patron
Univision: Disenando Tu Amor, Si Nos Dejan, La Desalmada