GERRY (pronounced Jerry) PUCKETT is the relatively new writer producer guy at the Sinclair ABC-FOX duop in Columbus. G-Man (like that new nickname?) came over from doing that creative thing at WBNS, the CBS affil in Ohio’s capital. Well Dunne! G!
Job Alert: Lifetime is looking for a take charge marketing pro for an on-air promo and public service gig. In LA. http://www.mylifetime.com/about-us/apply-jobs #68053.
The NYTimes says that mobile is the savior of local TV news. The story spotlights what they’re doing in DC to prove it.
A recent study finds that personally addressable ads via cable programs are very effective. Ironically, many broadcast TV stations don’t want viewers to contact them except via internet, let alone give any personal service. Interesting adjunct.
Love music? Want to be part of something fab, as they said in the day? Abbey Road is for sale. The recording studio in St John’s Wood has the For Sale sign out front.
It’s true. You can turn beer into coffee. They do it over in the Silver Lake section of LA at a place called LAMILL. OK, it’s a blend of coffee and dark ale, but it’s interesting nonetheless.
Think About This: "Whether you think you can or think you can’t – you are right." ~ Henry Ford