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Valentine’s Day 2018

Feb 13, 2018 by     Comments Off on Valentine’s Day 2018    Posted under: Featured

Off to the Bay Area…that’s KATHIE SMITH’s plan. She’s going to FOX’s KTVU to head up creative/marketing…so many different titles do they all really mean something different? It’s a VP slot..bravo. Ms. Smith is going to be leaving FOX KTBC in Austin. Yep, everybody’s favorite city Austin, capital of Texas and all-round amazing place to live.  And that’s a VP slot as well. Kathie’s been in Austin quite some time, so she’s no doubt got a lot of packing to do. Let’s all wish her a Well Dunne!

What can one do when one fails to live up to a promise? Humbly apologize and hope that it’s a learning situation. Such is the case with the one and wonderful BONNIE BARCLAY, whose involvement with Andrew Young Foundation’s documentaries had a high note last Friday evening, when their latest doc hit the airwaves in Tampa, Detroit, Mobile, Minneapolis, Macon and Tallahassee. Should have been in last Friday’s post. Totally dropped the ball. Mea culpa. But wait..there’s hope –  in market #1! You New Yorkers can tune in to WWOR this coming Sunday, February 18 at 3pm. The doc is called Facing the Cross. Andrew Young returns to the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tenn. for the first time since witnessing the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Watch. Or record. Quality TV meets history. Rare and worth the time. Well Dunne! Ms. Barclay.

Let’s hear it for GENE ROBINSON who got a promotion recently. He had been Interim Chief Operating Officer for Arizona Public Media in Tucson for the past several months. His usual role was Director of Marketing-Communications and Brand Manager. But he got the official new title (and not doubt duties and compensation) Chief Marketing Officer. Well Dunne! Gene.

Job Alert – Director of Marketing and Audience Development WWBT Richmond

Job Alert – Senior Promo Producer WKMG Orlando

Job Alert – Producer KING Seattle

Think About This: “I will not give up the flowers in my heart just because the world is a hard place. The world is only hard because it needs more flower hearted people.”  ~  Nikita Gill

Copyright © 2018  Kate Bacon/Well Dunne!

July 13, 2012

Jul 12, 2012 by     Comments Off on July 13, 2012    Posted under: Uncategorized

BECAUSE OF BLATANT HARASSMENT OF SOME TROLLING ONLINE BULLIES, THE BULK OF THIS POSTING WAS DELETED ON 1/29/15.

Job Alert – WOFL in Orlando needs a  BROADCAST DESIGNER – (Regular Full Time / Orlando): Conceptualize and produce high-end news, promotional and sales/commercial motion graphics as well as web, social media and print graphics using a variety of platforms and software, including Adobe After Effects, Photoshop, and Illustrator. 3D software such as Autodesk Maya or Maxon Cinema 4D. College degree in the graphics arts or college equivalent BAA or design degree. Must be a team player with strong communication skills and the have ability to manage many projects simultaneously. Must have the ability to work under tight deadlines and conceptualize creative ideas. Although experience in broadcast is preferred, an impressive multimedia or print portfolio displaying excellent design skills will be considered. Knowledge of general IT, social media, broadcast production and distributed rendering is a plus. Ability to attend station events as scheduled.    Read more: http://www.myfoxorlando.com/category/235616/work-for-us#ixzz20R8Ec2Y8

Job Alert – Sr. Director of Creative Services and Production WETA in DC

Job Alert – writer producer ABC Entertainment Group in LA

For those who want to live forever, and not be a vampire, a scientist says all you have to do is make it to 2042. Deets here

Got a techie who is hard to shop for? How about a fondue pot that works off a USB from the office? Much better choice than a machine sandwich.

Think About This:  “There are two ways to be fooled.  One is to believe what isn’t true.  The other is to refuse to believe what is true.”  ~  Soren Kierkegaard


December 15, 2011

Dec 14, 2011 by     Comments Off on December 15, 2011    Posted under: Uncategorized

DUSTIN MAGWIRE is one lucky guy. He’s just landed a writer producer slot in Austin, TX at Fox’s KTBC working with KATHIE SMITH and the one and only DANI DUDEK. Dustin’s a real Texas so he should be at home in the Lone Star capital. A grad of North Texas up Denton way, Dustin interned at Fox Sports Southwest and worked as an AP for Brush Fire Films in Dallas working on History Channel’s Most Exteme Airports. Way cool.  He was Promotions Director at ABC affil KXXV in Waco before moseying down I-35 and his new job. A big ol’ Well Dunne! Dustin. A margarita will be enjoyed in your name.


Job Alert – promo writer producer needed at Ovation out in Santa Monica


Job Alert – Promo producer editor needed at KDVR in Denver


Job AlertVP at MTV over all the cool creative stuff. 


Anybody else find it ironic that State Farm Insurance, which focuses on car coverage, would choose to use the theme song from Cheers, a bar? Anybody?


Sons of Anarchy fans (c’est moi)  – get a load of the hilarious holiday video card from 20th Century TV’s Dana Walden and Gary Newman…thanks Nikki Finke!

http://www.deadline.com/2011/12/20th-tvs-dana-walden-gary-newmans-sons-of-anarchy-themed-holiday-card/


Think About This: "There is a place in each of us that is so beautiful, angels smile in its presence.
That presence is who you really are. When you can stand spiritually naked, look at yourself and like what you see, you have achieved a great feat."  ~ Ron Rathbun