Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011

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Source:Nielsen, 1/29/11, LSD, (000), includes cable networks airing in full prime 8-11p, 2MM+ viewers based on Syfy original movie performance in prior 6 months (Aug 2010 – January 2011),Subject to qualifications upon.


Cynopsis

02.02.11

Good morning. It’s Wednesday, February 2, 2011, and this is your first early morning briefing. As always, if you prefer to watch this morning’s news instead of reading it, click here

Tonight’s Premiere:
Fuse: Hip Hop Shop at Midnight

~ MORE GOOD STUFF ~

ReelzChannel acquired the eight-part miniseries The Kennedys about three weeks after History Channel opted to not air it and several other networks including Showtime and DirecTV passed it up.  ReelzChannel, owned by Hubbard Media Group, gained the world premiere rights to the miniseries, launching it on April 3.  The miniseries stars Greg Kinnear as John F. Kennedy; Barry Pepper as Robert F. Kennedy, Katie Holmes as Jacqueline Kennedy and Tom Wilkinson as Joseph Kennedy, Sr. and it depicts the public and private lives of this powerful family.  The Kennedy’s is produced by Muse Entertainment Enterprises in association with Asylum Entertainment. 

Canada’s History Television will also air The Kennedy’s as a four-part movie beginning April 10 at 9p. 

ABC set the date for the 12th season of Dancing with the Stars for March 21 with the first results show airing on March 29.  The celebrity cast and their professional dancers will be announced by ABC during The Bachelor on February 28.  One pro dancer not returning this season is three-time winner Derek Hough who will be in production on his first movie, Cobu 3D.  Hough will be back for the fall edition of DWTS.

Investigation Discovery premieres five new series this month and next:

  • Sins and Secrets – One-hour series reveals how a crime changes the community in which it occurs.  Cities featured include Aspen, Nantucket, New Orleans, Knoxville, Albuquerque and Shreveport.  Produced by Jupiter Entertainment.  The six-episode series premieres February 17 at 10p.
  • The Injustice Files – Three-part series honors Black History Month and involves filmmaker Keith Beauchamp and special agent Cynthia Deitle, the FBI’s Civil Rights Unit Chief as they reopen cold cases from the Civil Rights era.  Produced by CBS Eye Too Productions.  Premieres February 18 at 9p.
  • Cuff Me If You Can – Series tells true stories about clever and resourceful criminals who try to elude the law and escape the country.  Produced by Indigo Films Entertainment.  Six-episode series premieres March 1 at 10p.
  • Nothing Personal – Previously announced series recounting contract killings made by professional hit men hosted by Steve Schirripa.  Produced by Cineflix (NP) Inc.  Six-episode series debuts March 9 at 10p.
  • FBI: Criminal Pursuit – Series highlights the modern-day FBI and showcases their tenacity to solve mysterious crimes of the 21st century.  Produced by M2 Pictures.  Eight-part series opens March 11 at 10p.

Discovery Channel brings back new episodes of the game show Cash Cab February 14 at 6p followed by the series debut of Cash Cab Chicago at 630p.  Comedian Beth Melewski is host of Cash Cab Chicago which is the first full series spinoff of the game show.  Cash Cab and Cash Cab Chicago are produced by Lion Television for Discovery Channel. 

Networks celebrating Black History Month:

  • MSG Networks is offering two nights of special programming this month plus vignettes airing all February featuring members of the New York Knicks honoring African American sports legends.  On February 15, Spike Lee hosts the special original programming lineup on MSG produced by MSG studios: The Game 365: Celebrating Black History Month at 7p; Halls of Fame Classics: Rachel Robinson at 730p; Halls of Fame Classics: Larry Doby at 8p; The Game 365: Negro League Baseball at 830p; and Lapchick and Sweetwater Breaking Barriers at 9p.  The same programming lineup will also air February 28 on MSG Plus beginning at 730p.
  • The Africa Channel will debut four short films produced by Focus Features’ Africa First Program as part of a series of young filmmakers paying tribute to Black History Month.  The film series begins February 18 at 8p with Africa First: Behind the Cameras followed by the special Saint Louis Blues at 9p. Then on February 25 at 8p, the other three short films will air: The Abyss Boys, Pumzi (Breath); and The Tunnel. 

Commercials in this Sunday’s Super Bowl XLV are sold out by FOX, with each 30-second spot priced at an estimated $2.8 million to $3 million.  FOX sold much of its Super Bowl ad time months ago though the last few spots were nabbed recently including one that became available at the last minute.  Some of the companies purchasing ads from FOX include Audi (Volkswagen), InBev (Anheuser-Busch), Cars.com, Chevrolet (General Motors), E*Trade Financial, GoDaddy.com, Hyundai and Kia among others.  Last year, CBS sold Super Bowl ads for $2.5 million to $2.8 million apiece.  Additionally, Kantar Media accumulated research on the last 10 years of Super Bowl advertising.  A couple of nuggets from Kantar Media’s report include:

  • From 2001 through 2010, the Super Bowl amassed 425 total minutes (or seven full hours) of commercial time equal to more than 850 spots and $1.62 billion in ad sales. 
  • Over the last 10 years, the top five Super Bowl advertisers spent $592 million on ads during the game with InBev (Anheuser-Busch) leading with $235 million; followed by Pepsico Inc. at nearly $171 million; Walt Disney Co. at almost $71 million; General Motors Corp. at $61 million; and Coca-Cola Co. at $54 million.  Both InBev (Anheuser-Busch) and Pepsico have advertised every year for the last 10 years.

~ DISTRIBUTION, CLEARANCE & CARRIAGE ~

Retirement Living TV (RLTV) made a carriage deal with the National Cable Television Cooperative (NCTC) to be distributed by NCTC member systems.

Lockwood Broadcast Group is buying WBXX-TV, the CW affiliate in Knoxville from ACME Communications.  The transaction is expected to close later this year following the FCC’s approval.  The amount of the sale was not disclosed.

~ PRODUCTION & DEVELOPMENT ~

ABC handed orders for three drama pilots:

  • Hallelujah from Marc Cherry (Desperate Housewives) is about a small Tennessee town torn apart by forces of good and evil.  A stranger comes to town offering justice, peace and faith to its residents.  Cherry will write the pilot and serve as executive producer with Sabrina Wind who manages his ABC-based production company.
  • Identity is from Mark Gordon Co. based on an ITV format of the same name.  John Glenn is writing with Mark Gordon and Deb Spera as executive producers.
  • Edward Kitsis and Adam Horowitz are behind a sci-fi/fantasy drama with mystery included titled Once Upon a Time, a contemporary re-telling of fairy tales with a female protagonist set in a small town in Maine.  ABC Studios is producing. 

Producer Leslie Greif behind Boutique TV (formerly known as The Greif Company) and his producing partner, Adam Reed are re-launching the company as Thinkfactory Media with a fresh brand identity and logo.  Adam Freeman was tapped as Executive Producer of Thinkfactory Media.  The company produces A&E Network’s docu-series Gene Simmons Family Jewels which has received a 15-episode sixth season order from the network.  In the next three months, Thinkfactory Media will announce news of four new unscripted series, one miniseries, a hybrid project and two scripted television projects, working with TLC, MTV, History Channel, Lifetime and WE tv. 

Bunim/Murray Productions is partnering with global media company Red Bull Media House to co-develop and produce original, reality television projects aiming at the youth demographic.  Bunim/Murray Productions’ parent company Banijay will be involved with the international sales of formats and finished episodes for all content produced via this partnership through Banijay International. 

Kristen Bell (Veronica Mars, Heroes) landed a role on Showtime’s new comedy pilot House of Lies helmed by Don Cheadle.  House of Lies is a half-hour dark comedy created by Matthew Carnahan and based on the book House of Lies: How Management Consultants Steal Your Watch and Tell You the Time by Martin Kihn.  Production on the pilot begins this month in New York and Los Angeles.  In the pilot, Bell will play Jeannie Van Der Hooven, a sharp, Ivy League grad who works at the same firm as Marty (Cheadle) who is a successful, though cutthroat consultant who does whatever it takes to get his clients the information they want. 

Carson Daly will host NBC’s upcoming reality series The Voice from executive producers John DeMol and Mark Burnett.  Warner Horizon Television is adapting The Voice, based on a hit series from Holland.  The Voice is slated to premiere on NBC this spring.

~ RATINGS ~

Top Ten Basic Cable Ad Supported Network Rankings among A18-49 for the week of: 1/24-1/30/11
Primetime    (000)        Total Pgm Day      (000)
USA               1107         ADSM*                     750
AEN               1017         NAN*                       655
MTV                986          NICK                       648
FX                  934          TNT                         586
HIST               919         TBSC                       566
TNT                918          USA                        555
TBSC              916          AEN                        535
ESPN              724          FX                          535
DISC              705          HIST                       527
CMDY             692          ESPN                      473
Source: Turner Research from Nielsen Media Research Data. All ratings based on Total U.S. Television Universe of 115,900,000 homes
* = Network broadcasts less than 51% of minutes in a 24 hour day. Primetime listing only includes those networks broadcasting more than 51% of the primetime hours (M-Su 8p-11p)

Top Ten Basic Cable Ad Supported Network Rankings among Total Viewers for the week of: 1/24-1/30/11      
Primetime    (000)      Total Pgm Day            (000)
USA               3056        NICK                            2422
DSNY             2655        DSNY                           1737
FOXN             2257        NAN*                           1632
AEN               1996        USA                             1392
HIST              1977        ADSM*                         1311
TNT               1927        TNT                              1309
TBSC             1678        FOXN                            1161
NAN              1670        HIST                             1062
FX                 1629        AEN                              1042
AMC              1581        TOON                             979
Source: Turner Research from Nielsen Media Research Data.
All ratings based on Total U.S. Television Universe of 115,900,000 homes
* = Network broadcasts less than 51% of minutes in a 24 hour day. Primetime listing only includes those networks
broadcasting more than 51% of the primetime hours (M-Su 8p-11p)

Top 10 Cable Programs among A18-49 (000) for the week of: 1/24-1/30/11
MTV     Jersey Shore 2 10p                                       5939
HIST    Pawn Stars 1030p                                         3664
HIST    Pawn Stars 10p                                            3421
BRAV   The Real Housewives of Atlanta                      3101
BET     The Game                                                     2989
MTV     Teen Mom II                                                 2978
CMDY   Tosh.O                                                         2681
HIST    American Pickers                                           2629
USA     WWE Entertainment 10p                                2451
MTV     Jersey Shore 2 11p                                        2370
Source: Turner Research from Nielsen Media Research Data.
All ratings based on Total U.S. Television
Universe of 115,900,000 homes

Top 10 Broadcast Programs among A18-49 rating/share and (000) for the week of 1/24-1/30/11
FOX    American Idol  Wednesday                          9.2/24      12107
FOX    American Idol  Thursday                             7.7/21      10097
FOX    FOX AFC-NFC Pro Bowl                                 4.7/13        6227
NBC    The Office                                                    4.0/11       5303
FOX    Bones                                                          3.9/10       5068
FOX    House                                                          3.7/10       4902
CBS    Criminal Minds                                              3.2/8         4213
NBC    The Biggest Loser                                         3.2/9         4156
CBS    Two and a Half Men                                       3.0/8        3992
NBC    Parks and Recreation                                     3.0/8        3960
Source: Nielsen Media Research, Galaxy Explorer, Live + SD Data

Broadcast Evening News Weekly Average Ratings (week of January 24, 2011)
NBC:   9.88 million total viewers; 2.4/8 and 2.94 million A25-54
ABC:   8.86 million total viewers; 2.0/7 and 2.47 million A25-54
CBS:   6.31 million total viewers; 1.6/6 and 1.95 million A25-54
Source: Nielsen, NTI

Saturday A18-49 Analysis:  FOX, with its cadres of bad guys, won Saturday night at 1.7/6 among A18-49, according to final national ratings from Nielsen.  FOX led the 8p hour as two Cops episodes averaged a 1.7/6 followed by a three-way tie for #2 between ABC’s movie Dreamgirls, CBS’ Crimetime Saturday and Univision’s Sabado Gigante at 0.8/3 apiece.  FOX polished off a double whammy win at 9p as AMW: America Fights Back delivered a 1.8/6 and CBS’ second Crimetime Saturday bumped up to a 1.3/4 in second place.  CBS succeeded during 10p with a new 48 Hours Mystery at 1.7/6 while ABC’s movie and Univision’s Sabado Gigante posted a double tie for #2 at 0.9/3 each. 

Live + Same Day Household Ratings: Saturday, January 29, 2011 time period averages. Source: NTI Galaxy, as dated. Live+SD


CBS: 3.9/7               Crimetime Saturday [r] 2.8/5, Crimetime Saturday [r] 4.0/7, 48 Hours Mystery 4.9/9


 

FOX: 3.1/6                 Cops 2.9/5, Cops 2 [r] 3.3/6, AMW: America Fights Back 3.2/6


NBC: 2.6/5                Harry’s Law [r] 2.8/5, US Figure Skating Championship 2.5/5   


 

ABC: 2.1/4               ABC Movie of the Week: Dreamgirls [r] 2.1/4


UNIV: 1.4/3              Sabado Gigante 1.4/3


ION: 0.5/1                Saturday 8PM Movie: Vantage Point 0.5/1, Saturday 11PM Movie: First Knight [r] 0.5/1


TF: 0.4/1                  Futbol Liga Mexicana: Pachuca vs. Cruz Azul 0.4/1, Futbol Liga Mexicana: Atlas vs. America 0.6/1


TELE: 0.2/0              Futbol Estelar: Tigres vs. Toluca 0.2/0, Persgdo Injusticia 0.2/0


A18-49: FOX 1.7/6, CBS 1.3/4, ABC 0.9/3, UNIV 0.9/3, NBC 0.6/2, TF 0.5/2, ION 0.2/1, TELE 0.2/1


Sunday  A18-49 Analysis: FOX was the overall winner Sunday night at 4.7/13 A18-49, according to final national ratings from Nielsen.  At 7p, FOX’s opening of the AFC-NFC Pro Bowl did best at 5.1/15 and ABC’s America’s Funniest Home Videos was #2 at 2.1/6.  FOX chalked up another win at 8p with more of the AFC-NFC Pro Bowl at 5.1/13 with ABC posting a #2 with Extreme Makeover: Home Edition at 2.4/6.  FOX’s AFC-NFC Pro Bowl ratings dipped during 9p though remained on top at 4.3/11 and the second hour of ABC’s Extreme Makeover: Home Edition hit the #2 mark again, this time at 3.0/7.  FOX closed out the night at #1 with the final of the AFC-NFC Pro Bowl at 4.1/10 and CBS’ Hallmark Hall of Fame presentation was next at 2.5/6. 

Live + Same Day Household Ratings: Sunday, January 30, 2011 time period averages. Source: NTI Galaxy, as dated. Live+SD.


FOX: 7.7/12         FOX AFC-NFC Pro Bowl: AFC vs. NFC 7.7/12


 

CBS: 7.5/12          60 Minutes 6.5/11, Undercover Boss [r] 5.0/8, Hallmark Hall of Fame: The Lost Valentine 9.3/15


 

ABC: 4.2/7            America’s Funniest Home Videos 4.5/7, Extreme Makeover: Home Edition 5.1/8, Desperate Housewives [r] 2.3/4


NBC: 2.8/5             Dateline 3.8/6, NBC Movie of the Week: National Treasure: Book of Secrets 2.5/4


UNIV: 1.0/2         Hora Pico 0.9/1, Gran Show 1.1/2, Sal y Pimienta 1.1/2


TF: 0.6/1             Cine de Las Estrel Sun: Matilda [r] 0.6/1, Cine de Las Estrel Sun 2: Four Brothers [r] 0.6/1


ION: 0.5/1           Sunday 8PM Movie: Vantage Point [r] 0.5/1, Sunday 11PM Movie: Space Cowboy [r] 0.4/1


TELE: 0.5/1         Cine en Casa: Return to the Blue Lagoon 0.5/1, Cine Millonario: Fantastic Four 0.5/1


A18-49: FOX 4.7/13, ABC 2.2/6, CBS 2.0/5, NBC 1.4/4, UNIV 0.7/2, TF 0.6/2, TELE 0.5/1, ION 0.2/1


Monday  A18-49 Analysis: ABC attracted more A18-49 viewers Monday night with a 2.7/7, according to final national ratings from Nielsen.  ABC’s The Bachelor successfully wooed viewers at 8p with a 3.0/8 and CBS’ repeat comedies How I Met Your Mother and Rules of Engagement averaged a 2.5/7.  The second hour of The Bachelor on ABC won the 9p hour at 3.4/8 followed by more encore sitcoms on CBS as Two and a Half Men and Mike & Molly averaged a 2.8/7.  NBC’s drama series Harry’s Law did best during 10p at 2.1/6 with CBS’ Hawaii Five-O repeat next at 1.8/5 and ABC’s Castle rerun in third at 1.7/5.

Live + Same Day Household Ratings: Monday, January 31, 2011 time period averages. Source: NTI Galaxy, as dated. Live+SD.


ABC: 5.6/9        The Bachelor 6.3/10, Castle [r] 4.2/7


CBS: 5.1/8           How I Met Your Mother [r] 4.4/7, Rules of Engagement [r] 4.5/7, Two and a Half Men [r] 6.9/10, Mike & Molly [r] 5.7/9, Hawaii Five-O [r] 4.5/8


NBC: 4.4/7           Chuck 3.3/5, The Cape 3.2/5, Harry’s Law 6.8/11


FOX: 4.3/7            Human Target 4.5/7, Lie To Me 4.2/6


UNIV: 2.1/3          Eva Luna 2.4/4, Triunfo del Amor 2.4/4, Don Francisco Presenta 1.4/2


CW: 1.1/2            90210 1.1/2, Gossip Girl 1.0/2


ION: 1.0/2            Without a Trace 0.9/1, Criminal Minds 1.2/2, Criminal Minds 1.0/2


TELE: 0.6/1          Aurora 0.5/1, Los Herederos del Monte 0.5/1, Alguien Te Mira 0.6/1


TF: 0.5/1             Cine de Las Estrellas Mon [r] 0.5/1, India 0.6/1


A18-49: ABC 2.7/7, CBS 2.4/6, FOX 2.2/6, NBC 1.8/5, UNIV 1.5/4, CW 0.8/2, ION 0.5/1, TF 0.5/1, TELE 0.4/1


 

 

~ EXECUTIVE MOVES ~

TLC Networks promoted Amy Winter as GM/EVP of TLC and Edward Sabin as Group COO of Discovery and TLC Networks.  Amy will manage all facets of programming, production, development, new media and marketing for TLC.  Previously, Amy was SVP/Marketing-Creative for TLC.  In his new role, Edward will oversee all strategy, network operations, financial and business affairs among other duties for both Discovery Channel and TLC.  Both Amy and Edward report to Eileen O’Neill, Group President, Discovery and TLC Networks.

Marketing consultant Rosie Pisani appointed as SVP/Marketing for WE tv and Wedding Central.  Rosie served as a consultant to both networks over the last several months and was key in developing WE tv’s new tagline: “Life As WE Know It.”  Rosie will now supervise WE tv and Wedding Central’s brands and their positioning to consumers, distributors and advertisers as well as the networks’ marketing campaigns, all partnership, event marketing and public affairs campaigns.  She reports to Kim Martin, President/GM, WE tv and Wedding Central.

Steve Gigliotti elevated to President/National Advertising Sales and Marketing for Scripps Networks Interactive.  Steve has oversight for all national ad sales efforts on behalf of Scripps’ six cable networks and the company’s ten websites.  Steve will also be in charge of the company’s branded entertainment and research groups. 

TV Land upped Rachel Sandler to SVP/Corporate Communications where she will execute and manage strategies for consumer, business and trade press.  In addition, Rachel will oversee publicity campaigns for TV Land’s original series, acquired shows, consumer products and pro-social activities.  Based at MTVN Entertainment Group’s New York City office, Rachel reports to Tony Fox, EVP, MTVN Entertainment Group.

Sondra Contino joined Lawless Entertainment as Director/Marketing.  Sondra began her new position January 24 where she will concentrate on marketing efforts on behalf of such clients as Suzy’s Zoo, Andy’s Airplanes and Young Legends among others. 

Philadelphia-based production and post-production company, Shooters, Inc. launched ShootersTV and tagged Carrie Spott as Executive in Charge of Productions.  Carrie has been with Shooters for 11 years and in her new role she will continue to manage clients and budgets.  Furthermore, ShootersTV hired Natalie Feldman as VP/Development.  Carrie and Natalie will report to Ray Carballada, President, Shooters, Inc.

Stephen A. Smith rejoins ESPN as a local radio host and columnist for ESPN.com.   Stephen will host two weekday local radio shows on 1050 ESPN in New York from 7-9a and another show on 710 ESPN in Los Angeles from 6-8p.  Stephen will also be a regular columnist for ESPNLA.com and ESPNNY.com.

Debra Delshad Banks named Creative Director for TV/Film/Advertising Music at independent publishing and licensing company, pigFACTORY Music.  Debra’s scope includes placing entries from the company’s catalog of recordings and songs within TV shows and promos, feature films and trailers, TV commercials and new media platforms. 

The Weather Channel Companies (TWCC) added Patrick McGalliard as VP/Business Development where he will create and manage distribution strategies and partnerships across all digital platforms for TWCC.  Patrick is based at TWCC’s headquarters in Atlanta, reporting to Jennifer Dangar, EVP/Distribution and Business Development.


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This day in History:  1887 – The beginning of groundhog day in Punxsutawney, PA.

Answer to Yesterday’s Trivia Question:  Looking at famous TV quotes, who said this?  “What are you talking about? One woman? That’s like saying there’s only one flavor of ice cream for you. Let me tell you something. There’s lots of flavors out there. There’s Rocky Road, and Cookie Dough, and Bing Cherry Vanilla. You could get them with jimmies, or nuts, or whipped cream. This is the best thing that ever happened to you. You got married, you were, what, eight? Welcome back to the world. Grab a spoon!”  JOEY TRIBIANI on FRIENDS  Kudos to: Joel Maxwell/NY; Mara Anastas-Simon & Schuster/NY; Tracy Purzan Roy-Sony Pictures TV/NY; Leah Weber-ABC/NY; Liz Murray-Turner Broadcasting/Chicago; Stephanie Brom-Petry Networks/Dallas; Monique Rooker-Weigel Broadcasting/Chicago; Christopher Betts-Dish Networks/Englewood; Jeff King-White Collar/LA; Liz Hatfield-Initiative/LA; Kathryn Lerner-Idea Asylum Prods/LA; Sarah Arvizo-Wonacott Comm/LA; Eric Galler-B4 Int Television and Animation/Jordan; Mark Steven Wristen/Toronto

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JOB OPENING: SR DIR TRAFFIC SALES/NYC: Mng daily operations. Incl order approvals, EDI, backup for log duties, resolve billing issues, maint integrity & enforce best practice.10+ yrs exp traffic/sales ops. www.tvoneonline.com  (2/3)

INTERNSHIPS – These positions are for credit only – nobody gets paid here. These ads are always posted for free , and students work for school credit only. For more information on the specs for posting an Internship ad, email Trish at [email protected].

SPRING INTERNSHIP CREDIT ONLY:  DIGITAL MEDIA INTERN/assistant W LA Digital company seeking a capable intern to work directly with CEO.  Mobile apps, web development, film/vid Production and social media. Resume to [email protected] (2/9)

SPRING INTERNSHIP CREDIT ONLY:  DESIGN/DEVELOPMENT INTERN W LA Digital company seeking intern with experience in design, web and/or mobile development.  Work on client and internal projects and report to CTO:  Resume to [email protected] (2/9)

SPRING INTERNSHIP CREDITS ONLY: DIGITAL MEDIA MANAGEMENT/W Hollywood: Digital agency, managing high-profile clients. Interest in the PR/entertainment industry w/ great web skills. An opp to break into the biz and make contacts! [email protected] (2/5)

SITUATION WANTED ADS, POSTED BY THOSE LOOKING TO BE HIRED …  There is no charge for placing your Situation Wanted ad … for more information contact Trish Pihonak at [email protected]

SITUATION WANTED: Dedicated & Experienced ADV. SALES PLANNER (NY) Sales proposals, resolving client discrepancies, quarterly post analysis, special sales service projects, expert computer skills. Contact- [email protected] (2/9)

SITUATION WANTED: PERSONAL ASSISTANT/LA:  10+ yrs Exp’d, honest, loyal, & dedicated. Exp in Film/Music. Strong Management, Accounting & technical background. Computer savvy, Microsoft Office Suites. Email [email protected] (2/8)

SITUATION WANTED: SALES CLOSER in TV, FILM & MEDIA NY 7+ years of Domestic and International experience in Film & TV sales, a powerful sales closer w/ strong Rolodex of clients, email [email protected] (2/5)

SITUATION WANTED: RESEARCH DIR/SALES STRATEGIST: Upfronts coming? 20+ yrs media, Nielsen, Hisp, research, sales, and presentation experience. Email: [email protected] (2/5)

SITUATION WANTED:  International and U.S. Hispanic Executive in Production Management, Marketing, On-Air Promotions.  Emmy award winner. Bilingual Spanish/English, Executive MBA. [email protected] (2/4)

SITUATION WANTED: EXPERIENCED DIRECTOR OF POST/POST SUPER: 20+ years in post production. Experienced with multi-format and tapeless workflow. Avid and FCP. Worked with HD since 2004. Contact: [email protected] (2/3)

SITUATION WANTED:  EXPERIENCED TV PRODUCER WITH MBA – I have an MBA and 9 years experience as a TV Producer. Ideally looking for a position that integrates content and brands. Also open to other opportunities. [email protected] (2/3)

E-mail [email protected]  or call Trish Pihonak at 203.381.9096 for rates and specs for Job Openings.

Are you looking for a job? Post your Situation Wanted Ad here — Email [email protected]  for specs.


WHAT’S ON TONIGHT –  WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 2011


ABC:  The Middle [r], The Middle [r], Modern Family [r], Cougar Town, Off the Map
AZTECA:  Cosas de la Vida, Al Extremo, Lo Que Callamos Las Mujeres
CBS:   Live to Dance, Criminal Minds [R], Blue Bloods
CW:  Smallville [r], Supernatural [r]
FOX:  American Idol, Human Target
ION:  Without A Trace, Without A Trace, Criminal Minds
NBC:  Minute to Win It, Minute to Win It, L&O: SVU
PBS:   Nova scienceNow, Nova, Green Builders
TELE: Aurora, Los Herederos del Monte, Alguien Te Mira
UNIV: Eva Luna, Triunfo del Amor, Rosa de Guadalupe

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