Day: May 3, 2011

UK MEDIA VACANCY: ITV 1 SHOWS DAYBREAK & LORRAINE SEEK NEW EDITOR

Are you an experienced Editor looking for that next challenge within the online space? Do you thrive working in a fast paced, ever changing commercial environment? If so, then read on. We are looking for a talented Editor to help drive the Daybreak and Lorraine brands forward across our digital platforms. As our Editor, Daybreak and Lorraine you will be conceiving and producing high quality, imaginative and impactful editorial content for web, mobile and connected TV. You will be responsible for driving []

UK NEWS: FOOTBALLER ASHLEY COLE SEEKS MUSIC INDUSTRY ADVICE FROM JAY-Z……

Tabloid rag The Sun reports that footballer Ashley Cole is planning on setting up a record label and has sought advice from Jay-Z. A “source” disclosed to the newspaper, “Ash is a big hip-hop fan and is mates with rappers like TINCHY STRYDER so it’s no surprise that he wants to work with Jay-Z. “After spending years married to CHERYL COLE he knows a bit about the business too. He’s still got a good few years playing ahead of him but is looking ahead []

WARNER MUSIC GROUP TO BE SOLD FOR 1.8 BILLION

  NME Magazine reports today that the Warner Music Group will be sold for £1.8 billion within a matter of days. The group includes the imprints Atlantic Records, Reprise Records and EastWest Records as well as many others. It will reportedly be bought by either the Gores brothers, who own a series of powerful media and communications companies, or by Russian tycoon Len Blavatnik. According to The Independent both parties have submitted bids for the company and they are now being deliberated. Both bids []

UK EVENT: MR & MRS RUNWAY 2011 – THE SEARCH CONTINUES…

Mr & Mrs Runway is a live modelling competition created by Streamline Empire. Prior to the live shows, there are 4 auditions and a photo shoot. The best male and female models will be selected from the auditions and online vote! The competition takes place over the course of 3 weeks and models are eliminated after each round until the winners (Mr and Mrs Runway) are crowned on the 3rd week. Every round, one male and female model has the opportunity to []