TVNewser AgencySpy TVSpy LostRemote FishbowlNY FishbowlDC SocialTimes AllFacebook 10,000 Words GalleyCat UnBeige MediaJobsDaily

Lippin Group CEO Dick Lippin Named To Paley Committee Planning ‘Emmy Rival’

Lippin.jpg

Dick Lippin, chairman and chief executive of entertainment PR firm The Lippin Group, has been appointed as a co-chair of the newly formed Paley Center for Media Television Awards Planning Committee.

The new committee is rumored to be prepping a rival awards show to the Emmys.

Indeed, Pat Mitchell, president-CEO of the Paley Center for Media, said in a statement, “The formation of this planning committee is to explore the opportunities that we believe exist to create an awards program or franchise of programs.”

Steve Mosko, president of Sony Pictures Television and Tony Vinciquerra, chairman and CEO of the FOX Networks Group join Lippin on the newly formed committee.

RELATED: Lippin Group Resigns TV Academy Account

Mediabistro Course

Storytelling for Media Professionals

Storytelling for Media ProfessionalsLearn how to use stories to inspire, connect, and persuade your clients! In this workshop starting September 3, you'll learn how to uncover stories in everyday life, incorporate stories into your media work, use storytelling techniques with clients, all to improve your pitch and presentation skills. Register now!