Friday, April 27th, 2007

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KEWL” NEWS: DIC NOW OFFERS ONE STOP SHOPPING!
TV, Print, Radio, & Online

  • Launching the first 24-hour online “KEWL Cartoon” Community in Summer ’07 with free VOD, safe chatting, games and more.
  • Debuting the first TWEEN targeted music & fan magazine “KEWL.”  Available at retailers nationwide!
  • Targeting girls & boys this year with “KEWL TV” on CBS Saturday Mornings.
  • Stay tuned for the launch of “KEWL” Radio in 2008

 

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Cynopsis: Kids!

 

4/27/07

Good morning. It’s Friday, April 27, 2007 and this is your first early morning briefing.

The Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood is taking issue with the US Dept. of Health and Human Services (HHS) for using Shrek as a spokes-ogre in its anti-obesity public service campaign, which has been running since February.  Calling it a conflict of interest the child advocacy group says that on the one hand Shrek is telling kids exercise and eat well, while on the other hand the character is also featured many candy and junk food ads and promotions.  The anti-obesity Shrek ad campaign is a joint effort of HHS, the Ad Council’s Coalition for Healthy Children and DreamWorks Animation SKG.  As I said when the project was first announced, if you look at the use of Shrek in this PSAs from an adult over thinking point-of-view it doesn’t make complete sense, you have to look at the character and campaign from a kid perspective.  That said, the anti-obesity PSAs featuring Shrek will not run from just prior to the Shrek the Third movie release until about a month after it opens, according to USA Today, which quotes an HHS spokesman explaining, “because we’re not in the business of promoting movies.”  Following that, the PSAs will return and the campaign will run through the end of the year.

NEW PRODUCTION & DEVELOPMENT

Soup2Nuts, an animation studio and unit of Scholastic Media, has begun production on 26 halfhour episodes of the animated property WordGirl.  The new series will premiere in September 2007 during the PBS Kids Go! programming block. WordGirl follows he adventures of mild-mannered fifth grader, Becky Bostford, who becomes WordGirl armed with a cape, vocabulary words and lots of definitions.  The series began last year as a group of shorts (20×2′ and 10×1′) and a website that launched on PBS Kids Go! and its website.

Adult Swim, which shares space channel space with Cartoon Network, held its 2007-2008 upfront presentation last evening in NYC. The great news for young adults is that Adult Swim will move to a seven-night a week schedule with the addition of Friday nights, starting July 6, 2007 at 11p.  Summer will also bring the premiere of Robot Chicken: Star Wars a special on June 17.  Produced in conjunction with Lucasfilm, the special will feature celebrities galore, including George Lucas’ voice and likeness (in action figure form), as well as the voices of Mark Hamill, Conan O’Brian, Seth MacFarlane and Robert Smigel among others.  In the new show department, the 2007-2008 season will see the debut of three new Adult Swim series: Superjail (2008); Fat Guy Stuck in the Internet (fall 2007); and the already announced Lucy, Daughter of the Devil (summer 2007).  Among the returning series are Harvey Birdman, Attorney at Law, Squidbillies, The Boondocks, The Venture Brothers, Metalocalypse, Moral Orel, Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job, and yes Aqua Teen Hunger Force.  The Adult Swim upfront was a somewhat unconventional event.  Rather than introduce its new line-up with the usual lecture/theater sweaty butt style presentation, the network teamed with Microsoft’s Zune to provide attendees with Adult Swim branded Zune players pre-loaded with new season information.

MORE KIDS STUFF

Azteca America has licensed Discovery Kids en Espanol programming from Discovery Networks US Hispanic Group.  The network will air the kids programs on Saturday and Sunday mornings 6:30-8:30a.

Disney Channel Latin America has acquired the first two seasons of the animated series The Secret Show in a licensing deal with BBC Worldwide. Targeted to K7-12 The Secret Show is produced by Collingwood O’Hare for the BBC, is due to air on the pan-regional Latin American network in 2007.  Additionally, Canada’s BBC Kids has acquired the second season, which it will debut on May 8. 

Sarah Silverman will serve as host of the 2007 MTV Movie Awards, which will be televised live, a first, on Sunday, June 3 from the Gibson theatre in Universal City, California.  You may recall Mark Burnett will executive produce this year’s show, with Salli Frattini executive producing for MTV, and will include a new category featuring user-generated content, as part of an MTV and Yahoo! Movies partnership.  Silverman is the host of The Sarah Silverman Program, which airs on Comedy Central.

MARKETING/LICENSING

Barbie became a tech-head yesterday when Mattel launched its new Barbie Girls platform, virtual and real life play experience, at an event in NYC.  The toymaker officially introduced BarbieGirls.com, a girl-targeted online social community that went into beta testing earlier this month, and unveiled a Barbie Girls MP3 Player designed to be used in conjunction with the website. Mattel will expand Barbie Girls to include 12 countries and in five other languages from fall 2007.

  • Literally a tech-head, the Barbie Girl device is a 4.5-inch MP3 player (512 MB) with a design based on the Barbie Doll, which is to say while it isn’t a Barbie doll it pretty much looks like one.  MP3 player has a miniSD slot for a memory card, and can play any non-DRM-encrypted MP3 or WMA files. The Barbie Girl MP3 ($59.99) will be available from July 2007 across the US, Canada, UK, Australia and New Zealand.
  • In addition to a range of tools for designing and customizing virtual characters and rooms, BarbieGirls.com has a host of safety filters, features and rules to help protect its young users, yet allowing them to chat among its registered members in two ways.  There is B Chat, allows members to talk in their “rooms’ or ‘public space’, and Secret B Chat, a private chat that can takes place only in a girl’s ‘room’ and only with her ‘best friends’  girls who also have a Barbie Girl device and who have physically connected their devices into each others computer docking station.

Del Rey, an imprint of Ballantine Books at the Random House, will publish a novel based on the Electronic Arts’ real time strategy game Command & Conquer 3 Tiberium Wars on May 29, 2007 in the US and Canada.  The novel will be released in the UK and Germany soon.  Rated “T” for Teens by the ESRB, Command & Conquer 3 Tiberium Wars is currently available for the PC and will be released for Xbox 360 on May 10.

This week marks AOL launch of the previously announced Ye Olde Shrek the Third Royal Tournament, a collection of Shrek related games, three weeks ahead of the May 18 release of Shrek the Third.  Aimed at kids and parents, the tournament debuts with four challenges, which will be followed by another 20+.  Ye Olde Shrek the Third Royal Tournament is a co-production of AOL, DreamWorks Animation and Mark Burnett Productions.  ( http://shrek.aol.com )

STONE SOUP

“Emily isn’t lazy, she’s just happy doing nothing.”  If you are an Emily the Strange fan, listen up.  Cosmic Debris, creator/publisher of the Emily the Strange comic books, has teamed with Brickfish, a marketing platform, for an online campaign/contest called One Dark & Deadly Challenge.  Fans are invited to create scenes of for the upcoming Emily the Strange comic book, The Death Issue, which will be published in September 2007.  Details about the competition, scenes and voting can be found at http://www.brickfish.com/Lifestyles/EmilytheStrange .

EXECUTIVE MOVES

Roger Posacki has been upped to COO and Tom Purcell is named SVP/Finance, Cookie Jar Education Inc., the US based educational branch of The Cookie Jar Group, and owner of Carson-Dellosa Publishing and HighReach Learning.  Posacki is responsible for Carson-Dellosa’s core retail business, where he most recently served as President.  Posacki will also oversee the School Division, Unique Collating and Bindery, and HighReach Learning. Previously, Posacki was GM/Canadian Division of Binney and Smith, Inc.  In his new position, Purcell is responsible for all things financial for the group.  Previously, he was with Educate, Inc., which includes Sylvan Learning Centers and Hooked on Phonics.

NBC Universal TV Networks Distribution adds two executives to its Midwest Region of Affiliate Sales:
Tracey Bedell joins the company as Director/Field Marketing and Local Ad Sales.  Previously, Bedell was Director/Sales and Affiliate Marketing, Bloomberg TV.
Brendan Reilly has been named Account Executive/Field Sales.  Most recently, Reilly toiled for Viacom as National Accounts Manager, MTV Networks Distribution and Marketing.

RATINGS

Top 10 Combined Broadcast/Basic Cable shows among Kids 2-11 for the week of 4/16-4/22/2007 , 6a-6a:
K2-11                                          Total Delivery (000)
DSNY*: Suite Life of Zack & Cody (S)(4/20; 8:30p) 2621
FOX:     American Idol (4/17; 8-9:01p)                   2411
DSNY*: Suite Life of Zack & Cody (S)(4/20; 8p)      2163
NICK:    SpongeBob SquarePants (4/16; 5p)           2101
FOX:     American Idol (4/18; 9-10p)                      2087
NICK:    SpongeBob SquarePants (4/21; 9:30a)      2067
NICK:    SpongeBob SquarePants (4/22; 9:30a)      1967
NICK:    SpongeBob SquarePants (4/22; 9a)           1940
DSNY*: Suite Life of Zack & Cody (S)(4/20; 9:05p) 1939
DSNY*: Suite Life of Zack & Cody (4/21; 8:30p) 1928
Source: Disney from Nielsen Media Research Data
*Disney Channel is not an ad supported cable network, unlike the others in this listing.

Top 10 Combined Broadcast/Basic Cable shows among Kids 6-11 for the week of 4/16-4/22/2007 , 6a-6a:
K6-11                                           Total Delivery (000)
DSNY*: Suite Life of Zack & Cody (S)(4/20; 8:30p) 2057
DSNY*: Suite Life of Zack & Cody (S)(4/20; 8p)      1685
FOX:     American Idol (4/17; 8-9:01p)                   1588
DSNY*: Suite Life of Zack & Cody (S)(4/21; 8:30p) 1512
DSNY*: Suite Life of Zack & Cody (S)(4/19; 8:30p) 1489
DSNY*: Suite Life of Zack & Cody (S)(4/20; 9:05p) 1476
DSNY*: Suite Life of Zack & Cody (4/22; 8:30p)      1454
DSNY*: Hannah Montana (S)(4/19; 9p)                  1435
DSNY*: Suite Life of Zack & Cody (S)(4/20; 9:30p) 1422
DSNY*: Suite Life of Zack & Cody (S)(4/20; 10p)    1417
Source: Disney from Nielsen Media Research Data
*Disney Channel is not an ad supported cable network, unlike the others in this listing.

Top 10 Combined Broadcast/Basic Cable shows among Tweens 9-14 for the week of 4/16-4/22/2007 , 6a-6a:
Tweens 9-14                                Total Delivery (000)
DSNY*: Suite Life of Zack & Cody (S)(4/20; 8:30p) 1823
FOX:     American Idol (4/18; 9-10p)                      1733
FOX:     American Idol (4/17; 8-9:01p)                   1560
DSNY*: Suite Life of Zack & Cody (4/21; 8:30p)      1513
DSNY*: Suite Life of Zack & Cody (4/22; 8:30p)      1439
DSNY*: Suite Life of Zack & Cody (S)(4/20; 8p)      1423
DSNY*: Hannah Montana (S)(4/19; 9p)                  1412
DSNY*: Suite Life of Zack & Cody (S)(4/19; 8:30p) 1386
DSNY*: Suite Life of Zack & Cody (S)(4/19; 9:30p) 1331
DSNY*: Suite Life of Zack & Cody (S)(4/20; 9:30p) 1255
Source: Disney from Nielsen Media Research Data
*Disney Channel is not an ad supported cable network, unlike the others in this listing.

Top 10 Combined Broadcast/Basic Cable shows among Teens 12-17 for the week of 4/16-4/22/2007 , 6a-6a:
Teens 12-17                                             Total Delivery (000)
FOX:     American Idol (4/18; 9-10p)                                  1650
FOX:     House (4/17; 9:01-10:01p)                                   1523
FOX:     American Idol (4/17; 8-9:01p)                               1495
FOX:     Family Guy (4/22; 9:31p)                                      1000
DSNY*: Suite Life of Zack & Cody (S)(4/20; 8:30p)               938
FOX:     Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader (4/19; 8-9:01p) 889
FOX:     Family Guy (4/22; 9p)                                            874
DSNY*: Holes (4/16; 8-10:10p)                                           864
ABC:     Grey’s Anatomy (4/19; 9-10:01p)                            857
DSNY*: Suite Life of Zack & Cody (S)(4/19; 9:30p)               813
Source: Disney from Nielsen Media Research Data
*Disney Channel is not an ad supported cable network, unlike the others in this listing.
**New abbreviation for Adult Swim, which airs on Cartoon Network

Final K6-11 Ratings for Saturday, April 21, 2007 Broadcast Networks only (Live + SD Data):
Source: Disney Research from Nielsen Media Research Data
ABC 1.4/7 Avg. (9a-1p)
The Emperor’s New School 0.8/4; The Replacements 1.2/5; That’s So Raven 1.5/6; That’s So Raven 2.0/9; Hannah Montana 2.1/10; Suite Life of Zack & Cody 2.2/11; Power Rangers Overdrive 0.9/4; Power Rangers Overdrive 0.4/2
CW (Kids’ WB!) 1.4/7 Avg. (7a-12p)
Pillowhead 0.8/8; Pillowhead 1.2/8; Loonatics Unleashed 1.3/7; Tom and Jerry Tales 1.6/7; Shaggy Scooby-Doo Clue 1.6/7; Johnny Test 1.8/7; Legion of Super Heroes 1.6/7; The Batman 1.2/6; The Batman 1.3/7; Xiaolin Showdown 1.1/6
FOX (4Kids TV) 1.1/5 Avg. (8a-12n)
Winx Club 0.9/6; Viva Pinata 1.1/6; TMNT 1.2/6; Viva Pinata 1.0/4; Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Fast Forward 1.5/6; Chaotic 1.3/6; Yu-Gi-Oh 1.0/5; Yu-Gi-Oh 0.9/5
NBC (Qubo on NBC) Avg. 0.6/3 (10a-1p)
Babar 0.4/2; Dragon 0.3/1; 321 Penguins/Larryboy Adventures 0.6/3; Veggie Tales 0.7/4; Jane and the Dragon 0.9/5; Jacob Two Two 0.7/4
CBS (KOL’s Secret Slumber Party on CBS) 0.4/2 Avg. (7a-7:30a/10:30a-12p)
Madeline 0.1/1; Sabrina: The Animated Series 0.3/2; Cake 0.5/3; Trollz 0.5/2; Dance Revolution 0.4/2; Horseland 0.6/3

Final K6-11 Ratings for Saturday, April 21, 2007 Cable Networks only (Live + SD Data):
Source: Disney Research from Nielsen Media Research Data
NICKELODEON 3.8/21 Avg. (7a-1p)
Lazytown 1.6/17; Fairly OddParents 2.8/22; Jimmy Neutron 3.9/25; Jimmy Neutron 4.3/24; SpongeBob SquarePants 5.2/24; SpongeBob SquarePants 5.3/22; Fairly OddParents 5.0/22; El Tigre 4.1/19; Avatar 3.0/15; Avatar 2.5/13; Drake & Josh 3.7/21; Drake & Josh 4.3/24
CARTOON NETWORK 2.5/13 Avg. (6:30a-1p)
Cartoon Cartoon (60 min) 1.2/15; Cartoon Cartoon Top 5 (60 min) 1.9/13; Class of 3000 2.8/15; Pokemon: Battle Frontier 2.8/13; Pokemon: Battle Frontier 3.5/15; Ben 10 3.3/15; Ben 10 2.8/13; Teen Titans 2.3/11; Teen Titans 2.6/14; Fosters Home for Imaginary Friends 2.0/11
DISNEY CHANNEL 1.6/9 Avg. (7a-1p)
The Wiggles 2.0/21; Higglytown Heroes 2.3/19; Little Einsteins 2.0/13; Little Einsteins 1.5/8; Mickey Mouse Clubhouse 1.8/9; Mickey Mouse Clubhouse 1.6/7; Johnny and the Sprites 1.3/6; Handy Manny 1.7/8; Doodlebops 1.3/6; Charlie and Lola 1.3/7; Lilo & Stitch: The Series 1.4/8; The Replacements 1.6/9
TOON DISNEY (Jetix) 0.4/2 Avg. (7a-1p)
Legend of the Dragon 0.0/0; Dragon Booster 0.2/1; Shinzo 0.1/1; NASCAR Racers 0.2/1; Jackie Chan Adventures 0.4/2; Power Rangers Operation 0.4/2; Yin Yang Yo 0.4/2; Pucca 0.4/2; Lilo & Stitch 2: Glitch 0.7/4; Lilo & Stitch 2: Glitch 0.6/4

Live + Same Day Ratings Kids Cable Network Averages (000) for Wednesday, April 25, 2007, 6am-11pm, ranked by K2-11:
NICKELODEON:          K2-11 1081; K6-11 478; TWEENS 9-14 319
DISNEY CHANNEL:     K2-11   811; K6-11 516; TWEENS 9-14 445
CARTOON NETWORK: K2-11   548; K6-11 329; TWEENS 9-14 244
TOON DISNEY:           K2-11   128; K6-11   72; TWEENS 9-14   39
Source: MTVN Research from Nielsen Media Research Data


Friday Fun Fact: According to The Farmer’s Almanac, to test your love, you and your significant other should each place an acorn in water. If they swim together, your love is true; if they drift apart, so will you.

Answer to Yesterday’s trivia question: They are characters Polly Ester, Big Cheese, Gerri Atric and Al Dente. What series are they from? SAMURAI PIZZA CATS     Kudos to:  Sonia Mendez-WCBD/Charleston; Claire Wilmut-Boomstone Entertainment Inc/Ottawa, Ontario

Today’s Trivia Question:  I am the oldest of three kids, I have three rather than two parental figures, I love Karate, and go by the initials of my first and middle name.  Who am I? (click here with your answer and be sure to include your name, company, city and time zone. Unofficial rules: Only the second four correct answers from each time zone will be mentioned; and once you’ve been mentioned in any of the Cynopsis editions, you can’t be mentioned again that calendar week.)
 
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SITUATION WANTED: Soon-to-be Harvard grad seeks experience in CHILDREN’S TV PRODUCTION. Playwright with extensive experience in media, education, event production, family theater. Loves Sesame Street. Email: [email protected] (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: MBA student with infotainment prod. bkgd., major mkt. & cable, seeking FT position in BRAND INTEGRATION, ENTERTAINMENT MKTG, ADV OR PR in LA. Email: [email protected] (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: ON-AIR REPORTING: University of Pennsylvania ’07 grad seeks position. Has held 3 TV news internships & reported/produced for Penn’s student-run TV station. Contact: Megan Madden, 516-510-7738, [email protected] (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: WRITERS ASST/Scripted Series: 07 college grad eager to get into TV writing. Dedicated, hardworking, & talented. Writing samples/resume available upon req! Contact Rachelle Williams: [email protected] (770)815-1822 (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: MULTILINGUAL NEWS REPORTER AND DOCUMENTARY PRODUCER: 10 yrs of experience in Television Broadcasting, Radio and Internet. Produced documentaries on the Reconstruction of Penn Station, Climate Change. (201)675-0415. (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: INTERNSHIP/BROADCAST JOURNALISM: Jr College student with a communication major and broadcast journalism minor. Looking for summer internship near Darien, CT. Contact Sarah: [email protected] (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: PRODUCTION OR DEVELOPMENT: Recent college grad with strong internship exp. Keen sense for commercial storytelling & solid understanding of the current mrktplace. Contact Bill: [email protected] (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: TV, ADVERTISING, PUBLICITY, P.R. or PERSONAL ASST/So. CA: New University of Michigan English major grad. Personable, energetic, quick study, bright & ready to go! Graduate next Saturday! Contact Amy: [email protected] (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: MEDIA SPECIALIST: College grad looking for FT junior level position in promotions, mrktng, prgrmng, or advertising. Previous customer service, sales, and media exp with major TV ntwrk. Contact: [email protected]. (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: PRODUCTION/MARKETING/NYC: Stanford senior seeking entry level Production/Marketing position. Previous internship exp in post production. Motivated, very smart, pretty funny. Contact [email protected] (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: Motivated college grad seeks ENTERTAINMENT PR position in NYC. PR Internship in music television industry and journalism experience. Enthusiastic, creative & passionate about PR. Contact Lauren: [email protected] (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: College graduate seeking entry-level position in CREATIVE DEVELOPMENT or MARKETING. Experience in writing shows and on-air promotional ads. Diligent, goal-oriented and versatile. Contact [email protected] (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: INTER/ASSISTANT LA: Producer and co-writer of most widely syndicated student prod in college TV seeks entry-level job in single-camera sitcom development or related positions. Email: [email protected] (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: CURRENT PROGRAMMING/DEVELOPMENT: B.F.A./M.A. w/ 7+yrs entertainment project management. Strong creative/business skills. Production and development background w/ PR/research/HR experience. [email protected] (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: WRITING ASSISTANT/LA: Idea girl, writing guru, chief juggler, recent college grad seeks part-time pos. in TV/Film. Has script writing, production & Fortune 500 copy writing exp. Email: [email protected] (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: Intelligent and highly motivated college grad looking for entry level position in MARKETING or PRODUCTION. Previous exp in mrktng & prod as station mgr for Stanford University TV station. Contact [email protected] (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: May ’07 college grad looking for entry-level MARKETING RESEARCH career in Media industry. Self-motivated, analytical, tech-savvy w/ passion for pop culture. Esp. NYC-based positions. E-mail: [email protected] (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: Ball State graduate (7/21/07) looking for an entry level position/summer internship in PRODUCTION/PROGRAMMING/DEVELOPMENT . I’m good at multitasking, organization, and group work. Contact: [email protected] (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: Mass Communication MA Grad seeks position in RESEARCH/PLANNING single or multi-platform) in LA. Previous experience in TV, technology, and market research. Computer savvy and creative! Email: [email protected] (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: Soon to be college grad looking for ENTRY-LEVEL MEDIA BUYING/SELLING position. Previous internships in TV advrtsng sales, PR & mrktng. Hard-working, driven, outgoing & quick learner. [email protected] (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: TYPIST specializing in production transcription for entertainment industry; as broadcast scripts, interviews, etc. Competitive rates, fast turn-around. Contact Jen @ 310 923 1704 or [email protected] (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: MARKETING /MIAMI: Bentley College senior seeking entry level marketing position. Internship experience in TV adv and PR in well known magazine. Creative, professional, organized, bilingual. Contact [email protected] (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: New College grad with DC FREELANCE NETWORK TV and Cap Hill experience looking for full time job in NYC. Field prod/writing/research experience. Can-do attitude and quick learner. Email [email protected] (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: Stanford senior seeking entry level PRODUCTION/MARKETING position in NYC. Previous internship experience in post production. Motivated, very smart, pretty funny. Contact [email protected] (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: Seeking job in TV business. Current major in Mass Communications/Journalism and Five Towns College with lots of hands on exp. Main exp –EDITING/REVIEWING AND SCORING MUSIC to TV shows. Contact: [email protected] (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: Film Student from Florida State seeks internship in FILM/TV in NYC for summer. Previous exp at professional level. Proficient in Word, Excel, PP and Access. Can intern for college credit. Email: [email protected]  (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: Ambitious and outgoing college graduate seeks entry level position with PRODUCTION or FILM EDITING company. Eager to learn, excellent customer service skills, strong work ethic and more! Contact [email protected]  (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: Ryan Walls, Communications major at Fordham University. Looking for opportunities in fields of ENTERTAINMENT RSRCH & CREATIVE DEVELOPMENT. Internship exp with CBS & the Daily Show w/ Jon Stewart. [email protected]  (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: Creative, hard-working Summa Cum Laude graduate seeks entry level position with TV/FILM/TALENT company. Quick learner, strong skills, 2 years industry experience.For full resume contact [email protected]  (5/4)



SITUATION WANTED ADS, POSTED BY THOSE IN THE INDUSTRY LOOKING TO BE HIRED

SITUATION WANTED: SR DIGITAL MEDIA EXEC: 15+ years in Digital Media, Video, Music. Hands on programming, distribution, licensing and bus Dev; focus on New Media platforms. Startup & large company experience: [email protected] (5/2)

SITUATION WANTED: NYC’s PREMIERE ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY LIFE COACH. Clients in comedy, docs, PR. Be the writer-producer-director of your life. Entertain Possibilities. [email protected]. Call for a free consultation. (5/2)

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