2009 IMAs: Total Integrated Program Award
Co-winner: Meredith Corporation -
Kenmore Country Escape
Meredith Corp. worked with Kenmore for the months of September to December 2008 to reach out to busy moms and provide them with advice on how to make family life run more smoothly. The rooms of focus were the kitchen, laundry and patio. Leveraging its expertise, Meredith created “Country Escape.”
New owner for Grand and Noble Productions:
employee Dan Lombardi takes over July 1, 2007
Thea Flaum, TV show producer and trailblazer, has sold her 23-year old company to employee Dan Lombardi, and will move into “a new and exciting challenge” as head of a new non-profit organization.
From Junky to Funky
Finds a Gem in Total Avid Workflow
Grand and Noble Productions of Chicago puts together a number of programs for Do-It-Yourself (DIY), the Scripps Network channel that focuses on helping viewers become more handy around the house.
Advertising Age: March 26, 2009
Product Placement Goes Local
Often concocted between TV networks and brand handlers, product-placement deals seem to have a heftier-than-usual dose of Holywood glitz. But some of the meat-and-potatoes parts of the media industry can also cook up these pacts.
Nicole Bernardi-Reis producing Grand and Noble
Productions’ The Shopping Detective for Fine Living
WHO SHE IS: With Grand and Noble Productions since 2004, this woman with 17 pairs of boots, who believes “there is always room for one more,” makes an ideal producer of Fine Living Network’s “The Shopping Detective.”
TV Guide Picks Toys We Grew Up With
as Top Holiday Special
Toys We Grew Up With, a holiday special produced by Thea Flaum Productions (now Grand and Noble Productions) for Home & Garden Television was selected by TV Guide as one of five programs highlighted in its "Holiday Viewing Guide."