Monthly Archives: November 2010

Moving Towards “TV My Way”

There’s a really big change afoot for television viewers….even bigger than 24 hours a day of Oprah Winfrey and her favorite people and/or things.   No,  its not 3DTV nor is it a refined internet or mobile viewing plaform.  What is it?  Its … Continue reading

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A Sales Guy Gets His Due

I am really happy for my friend Jon Nesvig. Late last month he announced his retirement, effective January 1, 2011, from a long and distinguished career selling advertising time after 20+ years running the FOX Network sales effort. I worked … Continue reading

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Robert Greenblatt’s The Perfect Choice

Steve Burke has been making some news of late, huh? In bits and pieces, his new management structure is beginning to get leaked to the community through a host of blogs and trades. As the acquirer…Steve is taking the reins … Continue reading

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Steve Lavin’s Comeback Starts Strong

As a big sports fan I love this time of year.   Everything is active, especially here in New York. Our pro football teams sit with identical 6-2 records as the season turns to its second of its three legs, including the … Continue reading

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Conan….Very Funny

I was one of the 4.2 million Americans who tuned in to see Conan’s big premiere night and no surprise, the guy was stoked to be back. His opening skit, particularly the job-hunting interview with Mad Men‘s Don Draper and Ricky Gervais‘ … Continue reading

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Conan’s next act…and what it means to Turner

I’m anxious to see Conan’s premiere tonight. While I was never a consistent viewer of his NBC efforts, I have long admired him for his drive and bravery. Remember how he began his Late Night experience?  Conan had been a writer/producer on … Continue reading

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Welcome to Balleehoo!

So my blogging adventure begins today….late to the big party for sure but exciting for me none the less.  My friend Steve Poppe has an excellent blog, “What’s the Idea?” and I have been reading it for a while….and wondering … Continue reading

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