Archive for February, 2010

ASMP Ohio North Coast Annual Meeting

February 20th, 2010  |  Published in Events

Please join us for the ONC Annual Meeting. We will have an extended social, followed by an interactive meeting between the chapter’s 2010 board of directors and members. We will be discussing future programs, and ideas on how to promote our chapter to potential clients. If you have questions and/or ideas, this will be a great opportunity to express.

Come prepared to have an enjoyable time, and communicate your ideas.

March 18, 2010

6:00PM – Social
7:30PM – Meeting

Local Heroes Bar and Grill (formerly Alice Cooper’s town)

2217 East 9th

Cleveland, OH



Members – $0.00
Student Non-members – $10.00

Non members – $20.00

Includes: hot appetizers, sandwiches and sodas. A cash bar will be available.

Door Prizes:
We will be giving away 2ea, one year / 625 meg upgrades to (a $143.00 value). is the first digital image display and delivery tool designed exclusively for media professionals.

Please RSVP by 12:00pm on March 16th to:
Don Bensman Jr.
President, ASMP-ONC


February 20th, 2010  |  Published in Other News and Events

Tom Feran, who for 15 years covered TV and electronic media as a Plain Dealer
 editor, critic and columnist, and was twice president of theTelevision Critics
Association of North America, leads an impressive panel of local industry executives:
Lonnie Gronek, Vice President/General Manager, Elyria-Lorain Broadcasting, and
Mark Smukler, Senior Director of Content, WVIZ/PBS and 90.3 WCPN ideastream.

The Forum begins at 8AM in The Plain Dealer Community Room (1801 Superior Avenue). Continental breakfast at 7:30AM. Admission is only $20. Limited seating.

Make your reservations at or call (216) 999-4028.
There will be ample time for questions. Interact with the individuals
on the “front lines” of broadcasting in Northeast Ohio.
NOCA’s ONEINDUSTRY Forum Series is presented by The Plain Dealer
with support from 90.3 WCPN ideastream.

News from NOCA

February 8th, 2010  |  Published in Other News and Events

The next NOCAnites Networking Soiree will be held on Wednesday, February 24 from 5:30-8:30 p.m. at Nighttown at 12383 Cedar Road at the top of Cedar Hill.

This is your chance to mix and mingle with other members of the marketing communications industry: find new colleagues, find new collaborations, find a job, find a date, find a ride home.  Or, swap stories, share contact info – learn what’s happening in your industry… in your town!  We promise the earth and sky, and are willing to deliver the Night and town.  And it’s so reasonable.

Pre-register online for $15; at the door break out a $20.  The finest hors d’oeuvres this side of the Pecos and a cash bar will be enjoyed by all.