Furniture capital of America – High Point, NC. Part of the Greensboro and Winston-Salem market. Gorgeous part of the country and the spot for furniture people. The Hearst operation there, WXII, has a new Assistant Creative Services Director. Let’s hear it for NATHANIEL TODD, who goes by Nate at the NBC affiliate. Well, he probably goes by Nate everywhere, actually. The former Eagle Scout (which is impressive) has a degree in Film and Television Studies from UNC Greensboro and began his career in the market at WFMY in the market before heading off to write promos for JEFF ARROWOOD at Fox Charlotte. Now he’s back in the Triad and handling his first management slot, working with CSD MICHAEL LEACH. Nate grew up in the same area of North Carolina as Edward R. Murrow. Well Dunne! Nate.
VALERIE GREEN has added Senior to her VP title, and switched cable nets with her new job. Now the Sr. VP of Marketing for Cablevision Systems Local Media Group, Valerie was VP of Marketing at Fuse. The UVA grad (oldest higher learning institution in the US, but you all knew that, right?) is no stranger to Cablevision…she’s been with them before. For eleven years. She’s also been GM of SPIN and marketing Director of Rolling Stone and Premiere magazines. Sounds like a blast. Well Dunne! Valerie.
Job Alert! – Three at WWE Creative Director, On-Air Promotions, Creative Writer and Copywriter.
HAROLD GOULD was a tall, handsome actor whose talents popped up everywhere from Golden Girls (playing Miles, Rose’s boyfriend) to best picture The Sting. He passed away at the age of 86 and will be missed.
Love the title of this one: 5 Things You Can Learn From Your Receptionist.
Think About This: "I find the great thing in this world is not so much where we stand as in what direction we are moving." ~ Oliver Wendell Holmes