Stuart Rosebrook, who worked at KTVK-TV in the late 1980′s as an assignment editor, then at Arizona Highways as the research editor, shares some Hollywood memories. He grew up in the movie business in north Hollywood, California where his father, Jeb Rosebrook, was a screenwriter and producer of theatrical releases, TV movies, and TV series.
In this short video interview, Stuart shares a childhood memory of working as an extra on the remake of Miracle on 34th Street (for TV, 1972).
Stuart is a freelance writer, editor, and historian, who lives in Tempe, and soon will be moving to Iowa City, Iowa.
Next month his work will be featured in True West magazine.
This just in, there are radio sales jobs available at sister radio stations, MEGA and the BEAT, in Scottsdale, Arizona. When I spoke to Sierra H Broadcasting’s general manager Michael Mallace (of MEGA and the BEAT) he mentioned that the sales jobs are mid level account executive positions. If you are interested, please contact him directly at firstname.lastname@example.org.
It all started for Bob Weaver as GM of the NAU radio station many years ago. Today he’s not only the general sales manager of 93.3 KDKB-FM, but, it was announced last Friday he is now also the GSM of 100.7 KSLX-FM. Congratulations Bob!
Todd: "Thanks for the LSM job! Can I get a phone upgrade?"
With that change at KDKB, comes another change. Todd Tang who started his career in radio sales at KDKB several years ago (from the Arizona D-Backs) has been selected to be the KDKB local sales manager. All the best to Todd!
After several years as general sales manager at Phoenix classic rock station KSLX-FM, Jennifer Altheide has resigned. Word is that she is moving to California, where her husband has landed a new job. All the best to Jen! A replacement has not been named.
Love technology and sales at the same time? Well we have great news for you! Azfamily.com is seeking an Internet Account Executive.
Here’s what Polly’s Pipeline found out: Belo Media Phoenix (KTVK-3TV, KASW-CW6, azfamily.com) is seeking …sales professionals to join our Internet Solutions Group in the position of Internet Account Executive.
GENERAL SUMMARY: Internet Account Executives are responsible for generating online revenue by prospecting and selling interactive advertising campaigns utilizing all interactive products. Responsibilities include client prospecting, setting daily appointments, proposal presentations and successful closing negotiations. Candidates must be self driven and motivated to exceed individual sales goals. azfamily.com is driven by two of the top rated TV stations in the Phoenix market. Azfamily.com provides generous base and commission incentive plan and exceptional benefits for our employees. We are committed to the success of our account team by providing weekly sales training throughout the year. Our sales department has access to If you qualify for the position, please send resume to Human Resources (referencing Internet AE), 5555 N. 7th Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85013numerous marketing tools, including an exceptional work environment and facility.
QUALIFICATIONS AND DUTIES: 2+ years experience in an inside or outside sales environment preferred. Ability to create and deliver creative, high-impact sales presentations. Valid driver’s license and personal transportation required.
Meet and exceed aggressive direct revenue goals. Foster communication and work with TV account executives to create effective integrated sales packages. Price and package new interactive products. Create and deliver high-impact sales presentations. Other duties as assigned.
Another west sider, the late country western music legend - Marty Robbins
Circle S Broadcasting’s “96.3 Real Country” KSWG, Phoenix hires Steve Woods for morning drive. The 33-year radio veteran has previously worked on two Phoenix-area radio country stations. GM Mike Barna notes that Steve Woods grew up in the far west valley (Goodyear & Buckeye), where there were only two kinds of music: Country and Western. So it came as so surprise that Steve knew and loved his country music.
Joel Gable has resigned his sales position at KMLE and has accepted a job with SMP Media, where he rejoins the agency side of the business. Joel’s exit has created an opening on the KMLE sales staff so now you are in the know.