All kinds of hot news from BigSmack, the marketing company headquartered in Philly. First, they’re now residents of NYC’s Flatiron district..Yep, a NYC office. Second, they have upped their game website-wise. And last but definitely not least, they hired ANDREW KOBLISKA to be their Head of Marketing and Business Development. Andrew and BigSmack CD ANDY HAHN worked together in the past when the two A’s were at LA’s SMOG and then at Pittard Sullivan. Andrew K has done some fascinating work for DIRECTV where he had the title Executive Director of Creative Services and On-Air. Well Dunne! you Andys.
Job Alert – Sr. Writer Producer at NY1 in, duh, New York. Time Warner’s website has all the details.
Job Alert – Manager of Marketing and Promotions at WTVC in Chattanooga, TN
Not been a lot of great news out of Spartanburg, SC’s WSPA. Still looking for a Creative, they also are now on the hunt for a GM. Meanwhile, one of their news photogs, JIMMY MOORE, is undergoing spinal surgery following an accident on I-85. Sending best healing wishes to Jimmy. I’m sure you’ll all agree.
Belated birthday wishes to KELLY PIDGEON, the wonderful voice actor who just signed his first ABC affiliate. Here to many more – birthdays!
Think About This: "New ideas are always criticized – not because an idea lacks merit, but because it might turn out to be workable, which would threaten the reputations of many people whose opinions conflict with it. Some people may even lose their jobs." – physicist, requested anonymity