Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Happy Holidays!

When your logo looks like a snow man -- you have to take advantage!

Special thanks to Mike Stewart for sending this along... and congrats on a terrific November book(#1 in all newscasts!)



And here's their #1 spot:


Wednesday, December 10, 2014

JOB ALERT

Position:
Commercial Producer

Reports To:
KHBS/KHOG Creative Services Director and The Arkansas CW Promotion Manager

Job Description:
KHBS/KHOG-TV and The Arkansas CW, Hearst Television’s ABC and CW affiliates in Fayetteville-Fort Smith, Arkansas, are looking for a driven, creative Commercial Producer to conceptualize write, shoot, design and edit impactful advertising for local clients and businesses. This position is located in Rogers, Arkansas.

Job Responsibilities:                                                    

  • Producing – from concept to completion - commercial campaigns by working directly with the sales team to develop impactful messaging and branding campaign for the clients’ needs.
  • Adhere to a standard operating procedure for commercial production, including scheduling, weekly and monthly reports for projects.
  • Assist the ABC and CW creative teams by conceptualizing, writing and producing marketing materials for sales promotion, public service announcements, station sponsored events and syndicated promotion.
  • Will assist promotion teams in the writing/producing of news, weather and sports promotion when necessary.

Experience Requirements:

  • Prefer two years of experience as a multi-media  Writer/Producer
  • Prefer two years of experience shooting, lighting and non-linear editing.
  • Demonstrated proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite.  Working knowledge of After Effects and Photoshop a plus.
Qualifications Requirements:                                                  

  • Work well under extreme deadlines and be a self-starter
  • Must be able to shoot and edit their own projects
  • Graphic design skills are preferred
  • Strong writing skills 
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule

Education:                                                      

  • High School diploma
  • Bachelor’s Degree or some college preferred
  • Relevant work experience in lieu of college is acceptable

Friday, December 5, 2014

Thursday, December 4, 2014

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Talk Show 101

Funny spot from WCIU in Chicago:


Monday, December 1, 2014