Wednesday October 6, 2021
|Turner Sports opened the doors to the next installment of Capital One’s The Match, this time pitting rivals Bryson DeChambeau and Brooks Koepka in a head-to-head showdown. The event will be carried on TNT and run 12-holes the day after Thanksgiving, on Nov. 26 with live coverage beginning at 4p from Wynn Las Vegas. TNT’s presentation of Capital One’s The Match will also be simulcast on TBS, truTV and HLN. Live coverage of the match play event will once again feature unprecedented access with players having open mics throughout the entire competition, including the capability to communicate directly with their competitor and the broadcast commentators.
A partner since the event’s inception, Capital One will return as title sponsor of Capital One’s The Match.
Tom Brady’s return to New England on SNF saw NBC’s franchise become the most-watched NBC Sunday Night Football game since 2012 and the second-most watched all-time, based on preliminary data. The matchup notched a Total Audience average of approximately 28.5 million viewers across NBC TV, Peacock, NBC Sports Digital, and NFL Digital platforms with the Bucs/Patriots game delivering a 34 share, the highest for any game in the history of the NBC SNF package. Football Night in America also snagged its second-most watched show ever, averaging 12.0 million TV-only viewers from 7:29-8:11p.
ESPN’s Monday Night Football Week 4 presentation pitting the Raiders/Chargers this week scored 42% year-over-year viewership increases, with 12.9 million viewers (ESPN, ESPN2, ESPN Deportes) tuning into the weather-delayed matchup, with the game also up 19% from the franchise’s 2019 Week 4 game. Through four weeks, ESPN’s Monday Night Football is averaging 14.2 million viewers (four games), up 22% from 2019 (five games) and 20% from 2020 (five games).
The NFL on CBS continued its viewership run on Sunday as its national 4:25p game window highlighted by Green Bay’s win over Pittsburgh averaged 22.294 million viewers, up 19% from last year. Viewership for the regional 1p game window saw its own uptick with an average of 17.350 million viewers, up 73% from Week 4 last season and is CBS’ most-watched regional window in October since 2015. After four weeks of the NFL season, CBS’ average viewership is 17.873 million viewers, up 22% from last year.
CBS Sports also saw its presentation of Alabama/Ole Miss rank as the most-watched college football game of the day on Saturday, averaging 4.792 million viewers. The Crimson Tide’s victory was the most-watched Week 5 college football game on CBS in six years.
FOX Sports continues this week’s NFL trend, as its NFL singleheader drew 18,281,000 viewers, up 6% over last season’s comparable window. Its also drew the company’s most-streamed singleheader window ever with an AMA of 632,943.
On the college front, FOX Sports reports that its presentation of Michigan/Wisconsin on Saturday delivered an average of 4,313,000 viewers, up 53% over the 2019 window. Through week 5, CFB on FOX is averaging 4,029,000 viewers, up 32% over 2019’s average. Meanwhile, September was FOX College Football’s most-viewed month ever across social platforms with more than 90.5 million video views on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. This September beats the accounts’ previous record, set October of 2019, by 67%.
Wrapping up the week, total viewership for the Week 4 Thursday Night Football on NFL Network, featuring the Bengals’ win over the Jaguars, drew 8.5 million viewers (TV + Digital) –to make it NFL Network’s most-watched exclusive Thursday Night Football game since 2018. The 8.5 million viewers for Jaguars-Bengals on TV and Digital is up +47% versus last year’s Week 4 Thursday Night Football matchup between the Denver Broncos and New York Jets. NFL Network averaged 8.1 million viewers TV+Digital for the three exclusive Thursday Night Football games this season – the highest since 2018, and up 29% vs. 2020 and up 18% vs. 2019.
ESPN is set to debut a new NBA Countdown team during “premiere week” for its new season of NBA coverage with a lineup that includes Stephen A. Smith, Michael Wilbon and Jalen Rose. The show will be hosted by Mike Greenberg and debut at 7p on Oct. 20, prior to ESPN’s season-opening NBA doubleheader. Additionally, Earvin “Magic” Johnson will frequently appear as an analyst and will join the team for marquee events throughout the regular season, NBA Playoffs and NBA Finals. The new team will serve as the on-site pregame and halftime show of the NBA Finals on ABC. Beginning in February, once the regular NBA on ABC package is underway, ESPN SportsCenter anchor Michael Eaves will host the Wednesday editions of NBA Countdown on ESPN with a trio of analysts – Richard Jefferson, Kendrick Perkins and WNBA star Chiney Ogwumike. Smith, Wilbon, Rose, Johnson and Greenberg will continue to handle Friday, Saturday and Sunday shows.
ESPN and FOX Sports revealed broadcaster assignments for Fury vs. Wilder III fight week from T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Lennox Lewis returns with Andre Ward to call ring action with veteran play-by-play announcer Brian Kenny on Saturday at 9p. Helming the desk will be FOX Sports host Kate Abdo, along with Shawn “Showtime” Porter and well-known ESPN boxing commentator Max Kellerman. FOX PBC reporter Heidi Androl will join ESPN commentator, Bernardo Osuna, to handle reporting duties for fight night. The production will include a blend mixture of “innovative” camera mounts, super slow motion and high resolution. FOX Sports will add a pair of JitCam cranes on opposite sides of the rings, one with the ability to move up to 100 feet along a track from one side of the venue to the other. A Dynamicam, a mini three-axis cable cam system, functioning as a wired “drone” on the reverse side of the ring, will fly over the audience. A super high-resolution “c360” camera will be used above the ring in the place of a conventional robotic overhead to allow infinite zoom and pan functions to that position.
MLB Network announced coverage details for its two exclusive game telecasts of the American League Division Series. Bob Costas, Jim Kaat, Buck Showalter and reporter Tom Verducci will call MLB Network’s telecast of ALDS Game 2 featuring the White Sox against the Astros on Friday, at 2:07p. Matt Vasgersian, John Smoltz and reporter Ken Rosenthal will call MLB Network’s telecast of ALDS Game 3 featuring the Rays against the winner of the AL Wild Card Game on Sunday at 4:07p.
Meanwhile, Amazon announced its lineup of announcers, hosts and exclusive original programming for Thursday Night Football Presented By Bud Light Platinum on Prime Video and Twitch. Aqib Talib and Joe Thomas along with NFL host Kimmi Chex will join the team to offer expert analysis Malcolm Jenkins also contributing regularly during the NFL season. The duo of Hannah Storm and Andrea Kremer will call TNF for the fourth consecutive season, while Bucky Brooks, Daniel Jeremiah and Joy Taylor are back for the second year of Scout’s Feed. Host Kay Adams, Chris Long, and Andrew Hawkins also return on NFL Next in 2021 to the TNF roster. New this year is X-Ray for TNF, an AI-driven feature that includes ball carrier tracking, showing fans how the action develops in real time.
The Big Ten Network locked in its 2021-22 television schedule for men’s and women’s basketball, with nearly 200 total games across the entire season. BTN will air at least 134 men’s basketball games, including 10 Big Ten Tournament games, as well as at least 60 women’s basketball games, including four ACC-Big Ten Challenge matchups alongside 12 conference tournament games.
Tennis Channel and its affiliated platforms serve up the BNP Paribas Open when it returns to Indian Wells starting today. This will mark the first time in the network’s 18-year history that it will be home to the entire event, from first ball to last. Through Championship Sunday, Oct. 17, Tennis Channel will be the round-the-clock home of the BNP Paribas Open, with live 12-hour blocks most days followed by all-night encore replays. In all, the network plans 120 live hours of coverage on air, with another 145 hours of encores for close to 170 hours overall from the Indian Wells Tennis Garden.
ESPN and ESPN+ will offer the first-ever live coverage of the National Car Rental PGA Jr. League Championship, being held this weekend at Grayhawk Golf Club in Scottsdale. On television, ESPN Networks will air six hours of live play Friday through Sunday. ESPN+ will stream two hours of play on both Friday and Saturday. Taylor Zarzour will call the live play for ESPN along with ESPN golf analyst Andy North.
The 2021 New York Yankees bolstered YES Network, out-performing the Primetime schedules of all broadcast and cable networks in the New York DMA according to the network. Furthermore, overall average viewership for the Yankees on the YES Network grew 7% from 2019, the last full MLB season, while live streaming consumption of Yankees games on the YES App grew 156%.
Univision’s TUDN and Major League Baseball cemented a multi-year agreement naming TUDN Radio the official Spanish-language radio partner of MLB in the U.S. and Puerto Rico. The deal brings fans exclusive Spanish-language coverage on TUDN Radio of select games throughout the MLB Postseason and all the action from each World Series contest. Additionally, TUDN Radio will produce “Desde el Diamante” (From the Diamond), a daily, 60-minute radio program dedicated to the latest news and information around Major League Baseball. In 2022, TUDN Radio will also be home to select regular season games, as well as Major League Baseball’s annual Home Run Derby and All-Star Game.
|SPONSORSHIP & PROMOTION
The NBA announced the global premiere of “NBA Lane,” a short film ‘celebrating the league’s storied history ahead of its 75th Anniversary Season,” which will stream across all @NBA social platforms and on NBA.com/75 beginning Thursday at noon as part of “NBA 75” flagship campaign. The film stars actor and producer Michael B. Jordan and more than 30 NBA players and legends coming together to tell the story of the past 75 years through a “comedic and fun lens.” “‘NBA Lane’ was created as a way to honor both the history and future of the NBA,” said NBA Chief Marketing Officer Kate Jhaveri. “We are thrilled to bring together some of the league’s greatest players and legends to celebrate not just the NBA’s 75th Anniversary Season, but also the connection fans have built with our game.”
DAZN locked in adidas as the exclusive global sponsor of UEFA Women’s Champions League coverage, as well as their partner YouTube. The deal marks DAZN’s largest global sponsorship to date and marks the first global sponsorship of the multi-year broadcast agreement between UEFA, DAZN and YouTube. As part of the new broadcast sponsorship, Adidas will be integrated within DAZN’s new We All Rise six-part city series, which will premiere at half-time for every match in each week of the group stages.
DIGITAL, DATA & TECH
The NFL has launched the fourth annual Big Data Bowl powered by Amazon Web Services, a crowd-sourcing competition designed to engage and empower the football analytics community to “drive innovation, create new insights and make the game more exciting for fans” with $100,000 in prize money. Using Next Gen Stats powered by AWS, the 2022 Big Data Bowl calls on professional and aspiring data analysts to devise innovative approaches to analyzing special teams in the NFL. Participants have access to three years of special teams data and are challenged to identify what strategies and players make for successful punt, kickoff, field goal and extra point play in order to propose statistical, data-driven solutions.
Wade Boggs is partnering with NFT company Firma Pro to develop NFT memorabilia of top sports and entertainment celebrities. Firma Pro’s first NFT memorabilia drop will feature items from Boggs’ personal collection. Boggs will also serve as an advisor to the company. Future drops will feature memorabilia from the personal collections of other sports and entertainment celebrities.
More than 10 billion minutes of Major League Baseball action were watched by fans this season on MLB.TV, according to the platform, for the first time in its 19-year history. MLB.TV totaled 10.5 billion minutes watched eclipsing the previous record of 7.38 billion minutes, set in 2019, by 39%. MLB.TV also recorded 141.98 million games watched, the most in the service’s history and an increase of 37% from the previous record of 101.4 million games in 2019.
The PGA TOUR and PointsBet unlocked a three-year extension of their multi-year content and marketing relationship designating PointsBet an Official Betting Operator of the PGA TOUR. As part of the expanded relationship, PointsBet’s live betting odds integrations will be featured on PGA TOUR linear and streaming broadcasts on GOLF Channel and Peacock with plans to include on the NBC broadcast in the future.
Riot Games’ Naz Aletaha was named the Global Head of LoL Esports, the most senior executive of the organization’s leading title and the biggest global esport. In her new role, Aletaha will create and execute the vision, strategy, and roadmap for LoL Esports, providing oversight of its 12 regional leagues and three international events: the League of Legends World Championship, Mid-Season Invitational, and All-Star Event. She will help shape the future of LoL Esports, drive ongoing growth in fandom, own the holistic LoL Esports fan experience, and lead the ecosystem to financial sustainability. “Naz’s impact at Riot Games has been impressive for a decade, with eight of those years driving the esports business development efforts as a member of our leadership team,” said John Needham, Global Head of Esports at Riot Games. “Her tireless efforts, business acumen, and passion for our game, fans, partners, and players makes her the perfect fit to lead us into the next decade of LoL Esports.”
Nick Kolcheff, aka Nickmercs, locked in an extension of his partnership with Twitch and will continue streaming exclusively on the platform. Since joining in 2011, Kolcheff has amassed 6.2 million followers on Twitch where he streams titles such as Apex Legends and Call of Duty: Warzone.
DreamHack lined up DreamHack Anaheim: This is Your World from February 11-13, at the Anaheim Convention Center. This event will mark the first in-person DreamHack festival in the United States in two years. The 24-hour, non-stop festival will feature an array of esports tournaments, as well as fighting games, amateur and college varsity gaming tournaments, the 24-hour LAN party, cosplay championships, live music concerts, table top, expo, panels, speedrunning, indie playground, free play activities, BYOC Community Clash tournaments, and more.
The Electronic Gaming Federation announced the org’s most comprehensive lineup for both games and participating schools in the organization’s history, with participation from over 100 teams representing 60 colleges and universities from across the country, as well as full participation from both the MAAC and BIG EAST Conferences returning. EGF will run leagues for Rocket League, Overwatch, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and FIFA 21 as well as adding CS:GO and Chess to their growing list of supported titles. In addition, the organization will also begin its high school program, EGFH, with 600 teams concluding with a National Championship to be played in-person at ESPN Wide World of Sports complex in June.
INDUSTRY & ROSTER MOVES
Flutter Entertainment appointed Amy Howe as CEO of FanDuel. Amy joined FanDuel in February 2021 as President with responsibility for leading the company’s core commercial functions across its Sportsbook, Casino, Racing, and Daily Fantasy businesses.
DraftKings announced its latest, state-of-the art office location will be based out of Las Vegas, where the company expects to eventually have an expanded team of more than 1,000 employees. The company’s new 90,000-square-foot technology hub will live at a 40-acre modern workplace and stylized mixed-use community coming to Southwest Las Vegas in early 2022.
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DIRECTOR, PUBLIC RELATIONS
SILVER SPRING, MD
Works directly with the PR department Senior Vice President on developing PR strategy and campaign plans. Generate publicity for network programming & branding in consumer, business & trade press. Manage all press materials, including releases, bio captions, talking points, pitches & media correspondence. Min of 8 years related experience req. Full info HERE (10/20)
EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT & ASSET PLANNER, PUBLIC RELATIONS
SILVER SPRING, MD
Schedule appointments/meetings & maintain/update the daily calendar of the SVP, Public Relations. Display confidence in functioning as administrative liaison to internal TV One departments, external vendors, executives & consultants. Extensive experience in travel itineraries & preparing travel & expense reports. Min of 8 yrs admin exp req. Full info HERE (10/20)
SALES PLANNER >>
REELZ, NY: Create/revise upfront/scatter media plans, account stewardship & serve as agency liaison. Should be comfortable presenting and cultivating agency relationships. A min. 5 yrs ad sales exp. Strong written and verbal communication skills, strong media math skills. Proficient in Wide Orbit, MS Suite. Full info HERE (10/20)
SALES ASSISTANT >>
REELZ, NY: Maintain agency accounts including upfront and scatter order entry, campaign changes, and product allocations. Assist Account Executives and work closely with the Director of Inventory Control. Bachelor’s Degree required. Proficient in Excel & PowerPoint. Full info HERE (10/20)
DIRECT RESPONSE SALES PLANNER >>
REELZ, NY: Support AE’s/management with all aspects of direct response sales effort. Create and maintain deals, monitor inventory/sellout levels to optimize & monetize pricing, primary liaison between sales, traffic, and agency contacts. Proficient in Wide Orbit, MS Suite. Full info HERE (10/20)
DIRECT RESPONSE ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE >>
REELZ, NY: 5+ years exp in direct-to-consumer ad sales. Strong knowledge of current DTC/performance driven marketplace. Grow and develop new revenue opportunities. Full info HERE (10/20)
MANAGER, SLAES PLANNING & ANALYSIS >>
REELZ, NY: Create, maintain and provide forecasts and analyses on advertising revenue, pricing, inventory, research data for P&I and Research groups across multiple networks/platforms. 3+years of finance or National Ad Sales exp. Knowledge of media math, research terminology, Wide Orbit and national ad sales planning. Full info HERE (10/20)
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)