David Farbman, founder of Carbon Media Group and Chairman behind OutdoorHub.com, talks with CNBC about the huge business of hunting.
The Professional Bull Riders announced Monday that fan-favorite Brendon Clark, who retired from bull riding at the end of the 2013 Built Ford Tough Series season, will return to action as host and sideline reporter for the all new PBR LIVE on CarbonTV.com this Saturday and Sunday from Madison Square Garden in New York.
CarbonTV.com, the premier online video destination for outdoor and rural themed content will be the exclusive home of PBR LIVE, the PBR’s event streaming, companion content and archival content channel. A total of 100 PBR events, consisting of non-televised Built Ford Tough Series (BFTS) performances, BlueDEF Velocity Tour (BDVT) events, the BlueDEF Velocity Finals and extensive coverage around the Built Ford Tough World Finals, will be broadcast live on CarbonTV.com starting with the 2015 BFTS season kickoff event in Baltimore, Maryland, on Jan. 2-3.
In his role, Seliger will lead Carbon Media Group’s corporate marketing efforts, with a focus on owned and operated properties and the strategy, production and execution for both text and video content throughout Carbon Media Group’s entire digital ecosystem—including the firm’s proprietary digital video network, CarbonTV.com. This will include conceptualizing and implementing marketing strategies relating to text and video content, website marketing, media sales and corporate branding.
The company was recognized for combining the casual, welcoming atmosphere of a growing tech startup with the knack for hiring leading programmers and developers as well as top strategists, analytics support, sales and account services team members in 2014. Carbon Media Group’s human resources team works to support those who share a love for the hunting, fishing, adventure and agricultural content they produce and manage.
It wasn’t just shotguns and rifles that hundreds of thousands of hunters began lugging into the wilderness on Saturday for the start of Michigan’s two-week firearms deer season. Some of them also bought new tools: mobile devices and apps to help find and manage their deer hunt, and bottles of energy drink shots to help stay awake until the deer show up.
Employers who go the extra mile get high marks from their employees — and get recognized in Crain’s 2014 Cool Places to Work recognition program. Here are 75 cool places, as determined by a survey of their workforces.
Despite the fact that digital advertising will account for more than 25 percent of global media spends for the first time this year, many online retailers are still struggling to grasp the best ways to directly engage their target demographics and successfully leverage digital advertising to reach their desired audiences. While the depth and flexibility of the digital media landscape affords abundant opportunities to craft compelling creative messaging, develop and deploy effective strategies, and connect with key demographics, much of the potential in this space remains unrealized or underutilized by online retailers.
Carbon Media Group CEO Hyaat Chaudhary is a Crain’s 40 Under 40! The annual award, presented by Crain’s Detroit Business, recognizes the efforts of the community’s highest achievers. “We’re one of the top 20 sports properties in North America, and people from New York and LA do a double-take when I say we’re based in Michigan.”