This marks the 777th posting on the Well Dunne! blog. For those who are new, Well Dunne! chronicles the careers of entertainment marketing pros, with emphasis on TV. We list jobs as part of the blog, and we believe there is enough for all…jobs, money, glory and…you get the idea. The main thrust of Well Dunne! is managing the best voice talent in the business. We’re the only company who knows what creative needs are and can help in a better, more effective way. So share your news. Enjoy the odds and ends as well. And know that the voices on the Well Dunne! roster will make any project better.
Well Dunne! to ALANA RUSSO, newly named VP of Corporate Communications at The CW. Alana’s going to be in Burbank, coming in from NYC where she was Sr. Director of Media Relations for MSNBC. She’s worked with NBC Sports, Fox Sports NY and is an NYU grad. Way to go, Alana.
The BBC is going through some downsizing and one of the latest casualties is SHARON BAYLAY, Director of Marketing. Communications and Audiences. Sorry to hear that. No, the slot will not be filled.
Job Alert – ESPN is looking for a Project Producer to do webisodes and interstitials for Year of the Quarterback.
Seems to be good news on the mobile-local TV front. In tests in the DC area, mobile viewers prefer to watch locally-produced fare during the day. Details here.
Think About This: "When you are on a journey, it is certainly helpful to know where you are going or at least the general direction in which you are moving, but don’t forget: the only thing that is ultimately real about your journey is the step that you are taking at this moment. That’s all there ever is." ~ Eckhart Tolle