contact us

Facebook Twitter Linkedin Instagram

Please email all questions to dailybrief@promax.org


editorial director

PAIGE ALBINIAK :: paige@promaxbda.org

Promax Offices

5700 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 275
Los Angeles, CA 90036
310-788-7600

the industry standard in media and entertainment news

Brief leads the global conversation about the role marketing plays in the monetization of television across media platforms. By providing exclusive information, creative inspiration and unique insight about the global television industry, Brief seeks to clarify and bring perspective to the ever-evolving business of television through the lens of marketing.

Brief is a product of Promax, the global association for those passionately engaged in the marketing of television and video content on all platforms, inspiring creativity, driving innovation and honoring excellence. The association represents more than 10,000 companies and individuals at every major media organization, marketing agency, research company, strategic and creative vendor and technology provider and is considered to be the leading global resource for education, community, creative inspiration and career development in the media and media marketing sectors.

EDITORIAL STAFF

PAIGE ALBINIAK
Editorial Director
paige@promaxbda.org

Cate Lecuyer Marian
Digital Content Producer
cate.lecuyer@promaxbda.org

daily newsletter

Sign up to receive industry news, creative inspiration and more!

contact us

Email Promax Call Promax


editorial director

PAIGE ALBINIAK :: paige@promaxbda.org

Promax Offices

5700 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 275
Los Angeles, CA 90036
310-788-7600

Please email all questions to dailybrief@promaxbda.org


the industry standard in media and entertainment news

Brief leads the global conversation about the role marketing plays in the monetization of television across media platforms. By providing exclusive information, creative inspiration and unique insight about the global television industry, Brief seeks to clarify and bring perspective to the ever-evolving business of television through the lens of marketing.

Brief is a product of Promax, the global association for those passionately engaged in the marketing of television and video content on all platforms, inspiring creativity, driving innovation and honoring excellence. The association represents more than 10,000 companies and individuals at every major media organization, marketing agency, research company, strategic and creative vendor and technology provider and is considered to be the leading global resource for education, community, creative inspiration and career development in the media and media marketing sectors.


Advertise with Brief

Please contact:

Stephen Earley
Vice President, Sponsorships
stephen.earley@promaxbda.org
310-789-1551

David Tilove
Manager, Strategic Partnerships
david.tilove@promaxbda.org
310-789-1504

Hot Spots FAQ

DIRECTIONS TO SUBMIT:

Email the link to a live and public YouTube or Vimeo video as well as the title of the spot to Daily Brief at dailybrief@promaxbda.org.

Please include relevant information with your submission, including the show’s premiere date, any special design techniques used in the making of the spot, and whether this is part of an overall rebrand strategy. The more information, the better.

Please also include any appropriate credit information, including client, agency, production company or director. We will make every effort to include credit information where appropriate.

WHAT DO I NEED IN ORDER TO SUBMIT?

1. Link to a public and live YouTube or Vimeo video

2. Name of the spot

3. Important information for the spot

4. Credits

WHAT TYPE OF WORK CAN I SUBMIT?

Any current media marketing promotion or design video content made for broadcast on-air or online. This includes work promoting media including television, digital, radio, etc., across the spectrum of entertainment, news, sports and so on. We also accept special projects and show opens and branding/rebranding packages for consideration. We do not accept company or sizzle reels. Ideally, we run campaigns in line with when they premiere on air or online so the sooner we can receive materials, the better. We generally do not run spots that are several months old.

If possible, please make your spot available to all countries and regions so all Promax members can see your work. If the spot has any non-English dialogue or voiceover, please include English subtitles where possible.

HOW OFTEN CAN I SUBMIT?

You can submit as many spots for consideration as often as you’d like, but our policy is to run work that began its original run within the last few weeks, and we try not to run work from the same company more than twice a month.

WHEN WILL MY SUBMISSION BE FEATURED?

Unfortunately, due to the high volume of submissions received, not all spots will be featured on Daily Brief. Most spots that are chosen by the editors are featured within 2-3 weeks of their submission date. We cannot guarantee if or when your submission will run.

WILL I BE NOTIFIED IF MY SUBMISSION IS GOING TO RUN?

We generally do not notify companies before running their work, but if you have questions you may contact the editorial department at dailybrief@promaxbda.org.

WHO DO I CONTACT IF I HAVE QUESTIONS?

Please email all questions to dailybrief@promaxbda.org.


Editorial Policy

The mission of Daily Brief is to serve the overall mission of Promax in the areas of Education, Information, Leadership, Community Engagement and Inspiration by ensuring:

a) Content Excellence: creating, curating and distributing the richest, most relevant and most rewarding content;

b) Activation Excellence: activating this content and this community through the most dynamic and engaging channels, including social media, conferences and podcasts;

c) Connectivity Excellence: Persistently connecting back to Promax and its membership.

Daily Brief is a journalistic organization housed within Promax designed to serve both Promax members as well as the TV industry at large. While Daily Brief is part of Promax, its main mission is to provide information, education, community and inspiration to anyone involved in the television industry and more specifically, entertainment marketing. The content found in Daily Brief is journalistic in nature and does not exist to provide publicity for Promax, Promax members or any entity, although occasionally articles that appear on Daily Brief may serve members’ or others’ promotional interests.

Daily Brief adheres to journalistic standards. That means its primary goals are fairness, accuracy, integrity and truth. Daily Brief’s reporters, writers and editors are tasked with presenting all sides of a story, as well as quoting sources with precision.

To that end, Daily Brief’s reporters, writers and editors may agree to share on-the-record quotes with interviewees and sources prior to publication. Quotes may be “cleaned up” prior to publication, with “ums” removed or extraneous words deleted, but all quotes must be presented as close to the original as possible, with the speaker’s intent and context fully preserved.

While on-the-record quotes may be shared ahead of publication for approval, it is not Daily Brief’s policy to share entire stories with subjects prior to publication. This is standard journalistic practice so as to avoid giving control over the reporting, writing and presentation to the other entity, as well as to avoid having any conflict of interest.

Incorrect facts — no matter how small — can and should be corrected as soon as possible. If a fact isn’t entirely wrong, but is under question or is subjective in nature, it may also be noted in a correction. Daily Brief’s small team checks its own facts. That said, Daily Brief’s reporters, writers and editors are not expected and are not obligated to make changes to subjective phrases, such as descriptions, for subjective reasons or objections.

It is not Daily Brief’s objective to present any company or entity — whether Promax member or not — in a favorable or an unfavorable light. It is Daily Brief’s mission to cover the business of TV media marketing, with fairness, truth, accuracy and integrity. As a result, one entity’s positive phrasing may be another’s negative phrasing, with a constant aim on keeping the story fair, accurate and truthful.

Stylistically, Daily Brief refers to the AP Stylebook.

Submissions to Hot Spots are guided by an FAQ. Both Hot Spots and The Work selections are chosen by Daily Brief’s editorial team from submissions as well as their own searches. Selections are subject to Daily Brief’s editorial process.

Top Stories Cartoon Network Celebrates Summer with Some Help from Around the World

Cartoon Network's new summer ident was made with help from six different studios worldwide, each given four colors and 10…

Read More
Top Stories Hustler Founder: Flynt Speaks Freely

PromaxBDA welcomed First Amendment advocate Larry Flynt at this year's The Conference to discuss his life and brand.

Read More
Hot Spots Washington Nationals

The Washington Nationals start off the year with a dynamic open, a rock 'n' roll beat and some Natitude.

Read More
Top Stories ‘Breaking Bad’ify Your Name Through Facebook Account

AMC is letting its fans get in on the action once more with its new "Breaking Bad" Name Lab - they are showing up all over…

Read More
Top Stories 2013 Station Summit Open

The best and brightest in local station and syndication gather in Las Vegas to discuss marketing - across any and all screens…

Read More
Top Stories History Kicks Off Civil War Week

History has a whole week of events planned for the 150th anniversary of two of the country's most bloody battles.

Read More
Top Stories Rishad Tobaccowala Provides Incite for Local TV Marketers

Read More
Top Stories Industry Luminaries Were Honored During 2013 Station Summit PromaxBDA Local Awards

Congratulations to the winners of this year’s PromaxBDALocal Awards!

Read More
Top Stories STATION SUMMIT TAKEAWAYS: Five Rules for Marketing Mature Products

At PromaxBDA's Station Summit on Thursday, 602 Communications' Graeme Newell delivered the session, "Breakout News Brands:…

Read More
Top Stories Dealing with Data: Using the Marketing Tools to Promote Shows

Station Summit panelists discuss the close connection between data and promo and how best to use it to marketers' advantage.

Read More
Top Stories From the PromaxBDA Archives: Cartoon Network Pokes Fun at Simon…

Cartoon Network has some animated fun at Simon Cowell's expense with this 'Idol' inspired spot.

Read More
Top Stories Esquire Network’s New Stylish, Relaxed & Adventurous Image…

Esquire and Stun Creative have released a new image spot for this fall's launch of the new Esquire Network.

Read More
Top Stories Representatives for Local Station and Website Spoke at the 2013…

Local station and website representatives spoke today at 2013 Station Summit about how to drive viewers online and how to…

Read More
Top Stories Welcome to Now: Summit Speakers Talk Marketing and Promoting in…

Today at Station Summit in Las Vegas, five broadcast media leaders met to discuss the future of their affiliate and station…

Read More
Top Stories

Networks learn some valuable lessons the hard way.

Read More
Top Stories Learning from Major League Baseball’s Digital Content Strategy

There is much to take away from Major League Baseball's digital broadcast and rights strategies.

Read More
Top Stories BRAND/REBRAND: Tribune’s Fox-Affiliated Stations

In advance of Tribune's appearance at multiple Thursday Station Summit sessions, we present a breakdown of the company's…

Read More
Top Stories Mark Burnett Talks With PromaxBDA CEO Jonathan Block-Verk

Just in time for 2013 Station Summit, Brief presents an exclusive online bonus cut from our interview with legendary producer…

Read More
Top Stories Fox Sports Forges through the Netherlands

Fox International Channels will rebrand its Dutch three-channel multiplex, Eredivisie Live, to Fox Sports Eredivisie and…

Read More
Top Stories From the PromaxBDA Archives: WGN

Harry Carey takes home the MVP in this spot from our archives. We will continue to roll out more vintage spots over the coming…

Read More