Friday, November 19, 2010

November Promos

Can this sweeps period just end, please?

I hope everyone is doing great this November. We're all looking forward to the long Thanksgiving weekend.

Here are a few promos from around the country. Which are your favorites?

Thursday, November 18, 2010

It Pays to Advertise!

Saw this on Graeme Newell's Facebook page. Great spot!


KTLA Homage To Entourage

This is a shot for shot re-imagining of the open to the show "Entourage"

Very slick.

Wednesday, November 17, 2010

ABC15 in Phoenix wants you!

KNXV ABC 15 – Phoenix

This list of duties is not exhaustive, and duties may be added, deleted or changed at any time, without notice.
1. Write and edit daily topicals, news image, station image and syndicated promos for the News and Promotion departments.
2. Write web and social media based advertising, news releases and assist with station community projects.
3. Assist with sales/promotion/programming special projects and events as needed. Weekend and evening work required.
4. Support, create and generate web-based promotions, social media content and efforts.
5. Perform other duties as needed and directed by the Creative Services Director.


EDUCATION: High School Diploma or equivalent required. Four-year college degree preferred.

EXPERIENCE: 2-3 years television broadcast experience preferred. 2-3 years news experience with promotion writing/editing preferred. Production experience a plus.

EQUIPMENT: Non-Linear editing experience required. Experience shooting video and I-News a plus.

LICENSE: Must have a valid driver’s license and provide proof of insurability.

SKILLS: Must have good communication and writing skills, be a self starter and be able to handle multiple tasks and deadline pressures. Knowledge of facebook, Twitter and social media applications preferred.

To apply for this position, please visit us at and search for requisition #2913


Job Alert: Fox 5 Atlanta

Does your writing slice through the clutter of television advertising? Do you thrive off of the energy of breaking news and special reports? Then this may be your opportunity! FOX 5 Atlanta is searching for the best Writer/Producer to join our award winning promotion team. Work at one of the top FOX stations in the nation and show off your brilliant writing and creative skills to a large market audience every day. Candidate must be a real “go getter” with at least 2 years of promotion experience at a news station and have a college degree. Excellent writing skills are required! Must be able to multi-task, meet deadlines, and work well with others. Non-linear editing experience is needed. Camera operation and an understanding of design programs are always a plus. Rush your resume and reel to: Human Resources, WAGA/FOX 5; 1551 Briarcliff Road NE; Atlanta, GA 30306. No phone calls please. EOE M/F/D/V