Media in the United States Press Release
|06/22/2020 - 12:06||
Candidates for the 2020 WGAE Council Election
NEW YORK, NY (June 22, 2020) – The Council is the governing body of the Writers Guild of America, East, WGAE, consisting of 19 members, plus the three officers (President, Vice President and Secretary-Treasurer). Freelance members work in screen, television and new media, and Staff members work in news shops – television, radio and digital – under the Guild’s jurisdiction.
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|06/22/2020 - 10:38||
Scripps appoints Ramon J. Pineda to lead TV stations in Corpus Christi, Texas
CINCINNATI – The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP) has appointed Ramon Pineda to lead its operations in Corpus Christi, Texas, where he will serve as vice president and general manager of Scripps’ NBC affiliate, KRIS, its CW station and its independent station KDF, effective June 29.
|06/19/2020 - 17:14||
Black Lives Matter: Librarians share books, films that shine light on race, injustice
The signs plastered on storefront windows as the pandemic took hold gave way to a new sight in June: wooden planks, scrawled declarations that Black Lives Matter, and tributes honoring George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, and countless other victims of anti-Black police killings. People took to the streets. A movement resurged.
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|06/13/2020 - 14:21||
NABJ Appalled at Allegations of Racism at ABC News
WASHINGTON – The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) is appalled at the allegations of discriminatory hiring practices and treatment of Black employees by a powerful ABC News executive, as detailed by Yashar Ali with the Huffington Post. Yashar’s story can be found here .
|06/02/2020 - 15:09||
Scripps appoints Tregg White VP and GM of KGUN and KWBA in Tucson, Arizona
CINCINNATI – The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP) has appointed Tregg White to the role of vice president and general manager for KGUN and KWBA, Scripps’ ABC and CW affiliates in Tucson, Arizona.
|06/02/2020 - 10:40||
FOX BUSINESS NETWORK NABS DOUBLE-DIGIT YEAR-OVER-YEAR AUDIENCE GROWTH ACROSS KEY DAYPARTS FOR THE MONTH OF MAY
FOX Business Network (FBN) ended the month of May 2020 garnering double-digit year-over-year growth across Business Day, Market Hour, and Total Day viewership while also delivering seven of the top 15 business programs on television, according to Nielsen Media Research.
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|05/27/2020 - 15:41||
Scripps CEO to present on business strategies at Baird Conference on Wednesday
CINCINNATI – Adam Symson, president and CEO of The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP), will make a presentation on the company’s recent financial performance and business strategies at the Baird 2020 Virtual Global Consumer, Technology & Services Conference on Wednesday, June 3.
|05/27/2020 - 13:25||
Poynter announces the 10 student media publications selected for its 2020-21 College Media Project
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (May 27, 2020) — The Poynter Institute today announces the 10 student media organizations selected for the third round of its College Media Project . The free, yearlong initiative provides participants with custom in-newsroom training, regular online seminars and support for a reporting project.
|05/26/2020 - 13:01||
FOX BUSINESS TO PRESENT AMERICA WORKS TOGETHER VIRTUAL TOWN HALL HOSTED BY STUART VARNEY ON THURSDAY MAY 28th AT 11AM/ET
FOX Business Network (FBN ) will present its fourth installment of the America Works Together town hall series on Thursday, May 28 th during the 11AM/ET hour of Varney & Co.
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|05/26/2020 - 12:37||
Major Broadcasters Launch NEXTGEN TV on Four Las Vegas Network-Affiliated Television Stations
NEXTGEN TV is a new broadcasting technology delivering dramatically improved audio and video experiences for consumers and interoperability with Internet-delivered content. NEXTGEN TV is the most significant broadcast technology upgrade ever, enabling the full integration of enhanced broadcast television service into the digital and mobile lifestyles of today’s consumers.
|05/21/2020 - 16:20||
Nexstar Medias Websites and Mobile Apps Surpass 1.1 Billion Page Views in April
Nexstar also announced that video plays surpassed 135 million as traffic spiked due to increased user demand for local digital news and content related to the coronavirus pandemic.
|05/21/2020 - 13:32||
Scripps family fund donation to support Scripps employees, communities during pandemic
CINCINNATI – Employees of The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP) and communities where it does business in more than 40 markets across the country will benefit from a generous gift from the Scripps Family Impact Fund.
|05/20/2020 - 14:14||
FOX NATION TO BEGIN FEATURING HIT SERIES DUCK DYNASTY ON JUNE 1
NEW YORK ? May 20, 2020 ? FOX Nation, the on demand subscription-based streaming service, will roll out a new slate of adventure programming for the month of June, including an acquisition of the hit series Duck Dynasty , a new series hosted by FOX News Channel (FNC) contributor Johnny Joey Jones and the season premiere of Brian Kilmeade?s popular historical series What Made America Great.
|05/18/2020 - 20:08||
B2B CFO Expands in Oklahoma, Adds Kevin Murray as Partner
TULSA, Okla., (May 18, 2020) ? Business owners across Oklahoma now have a new resource to turn to. B2B CFO ® , a national firm dedicated to providing management advisory services to privately held companies, announced today that Kevin Murray has joined the company as Partner. Murray is currently the only B2B CFO partner in Oklahoma and will serve business owners throughout the state.
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|05/18/2020 - 16:57||
Nexstar Broadcasting Promotes Marci Daniels to Vice President and General Manager of its Lansing, Michigan Broadcast and Digital Operations
Veteran Broadcasting Executive and Michigan Native with Nearly 30 Years of Management, Sales, and Marketing Experience to Lead WLNS-TV and wlns.com
|05/18/2020 - 16:38||
PMC Hires First-Ever Chief Advertising and Partnerships Officer
LOS ANGELES, CA MAY 18, 2020: Penske Media Corporation (PMC) today announced the appointment of Mark Howard to Chief Advertising and Partnerships Officer. In this newly created role, Howard will oversee PMC?s corporate sales programs and revenue operations along with programmatic and indirect sales efforts across PMC?s portfolio of award-wining brands, including Rolling Stone, Variety, Robb Report, SHE Media, Deadline, ARTnews and WWD. He will be based in PMC?s LA office.
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|05/18/2020 - 11:40||
INSP Sets Premiere Date for The Warrant
The Post-Civil War drama, starring Neal McDonough and Casper Van Dien, will make its network debut on June 20 th at 8PM ET
|05/18/2020 - 06:25||
Nexstar Broadcasting To Host Exclusive Multi-Market Live Telecast of Virtual Town Hall With Rhode Islands Entire Congressional Delegation on Tuesday
WPRI-TV 12 Brings Together Nearly 1.5 Million Viewers Across Rhode Island via Television Broadcast and Streaming Video.
|05/15/2020 - 05:32||
Lee appoints Wynn Christian Alabama regional president and director of local sales and marketing
DAVENPORT, Iowa (May 15, 2020) ? Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE), a leading provider of news, information and advertising in 77 markets, announced today that Wynn Christian has been named president and director of local sales and marketing for the company?s Alabama region. The appointment is effective immediately.
|05/14/2020 - 04:22||
Penske Media Makes Strategic Investment in LDJ Productions
New York, NY May 14, 2020: Penske Media Corporation (PMC) today announced its strategic investment in leading event management and technical production agency LDJ Productions. The investment diversifies PMC?s existing portfolio of media brands that includes Rolling Stone, Variety, Robb Report, SHE Media, Deadline, ARTnews, and WWD, and will fuel PMC?s ability to further leverage its brands?
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|05/13/2020 - 16:04||
2020 NAB Crystal Radio Awards Winners Announced
Washington, D.C. — The National Association of Broadcasters announced the 10 winners of the 33rd annual NAB Crystal Radio Awards. Since 1987, the NAB Crystal Radio Awards have recognized radio stations for their outstanding year-round commitment to community service. The 2020 NAB Crystal Radio Award recipients listed below were chosen from 50 finalists and were honored today during NAB Show Express.
|05/12/2020 - 14:00||
Bernie Heller named president and director of local sales and marketing for the Tulsa World
DAVENPORT, Iowa (May 12, 2020) — Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE), a leading provider of news, information and advertising in 77 markets, announced today that Bernie Heller has been named president and director of local sales and marketing for the Tulsa World in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The appointment is effective immediately. Former Publisher Gloria Fletcher has left the company.
|05/12/2020 - 06:12||
Nexstar Broadcasting To Host Exclusive Live Telecast of Virtual Town Hall with Both of New Mexicos U.S. Senators on Wednesday
Nexstar Brings Together More Than 1.5 Million Viewers Across 31 New Mexico Counties via Television Broadcast and Livestream Video.
|05/11/2020 - 09:07||
Nexstar Broadcasting To Host Exclusive Live Telecast of Virtual Town Hall with Tampa Bays Local, State and Federal Government Leaders on Tuesday
WFLA-TV Brings Together Nearly Two Million Viewers Across the Tampa Bay Region via Television Broadcast and Livestream Video.
|05/07/2020 - 21:47||
Penske Media Corporation Launches Hail the Heroes Initiative Alongside Team Rubicon to Raise Funds for COVID-19 Relief
May 8, 2020 (New York, NY) — Today, at 7pm ET, in a round of virtual applause, Penske Media Corporation (PMC) launched “Hail the Heroes,” a thank you initiative to raise funds for Team Rubicon and their efforts around the COVID-19 crisis.
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