THE CARMEL GROUP adds Blum to roster.CARMEL-BY-THE-SEA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 21, 1996-- Steve Blum, a 25 year veteran of the broadcasting and telecommunications industry is joining THE CARMEL GROUP and its parent company, Schaeffler Media Research Inc., as President, a principal and fifty percent owner.
He comes to THE CARMEL GROUP from U.S. Satellite Broadcasting, where, as an early member of the start-up team and Manager of Consumer Marketing, he played a key role in the development, launch and growth of the Digital Satellite System (DSS), North America's first high-powered DBS (Direct Broadcast Satellite) A one-way TV broadcast service from a communications satellite to a small round or oval dish antenna no larger than 20" in diameter. service and the most successful new product introduction in consumer electronics history.
Blum has served as Director of Marketing for Conus conus /co·nus/ (ko´nus) pl. co´ni [L.]
1. a cone or cone-shaped structure.
2. posterior staphyloma of the myopic eye. Communications, as a marketing consultant to companies in the U.S. and Japan, and as a radio news director. He has received a number of major awards, including the PRSA PRSA Public Relations Society of America
PRSA Personal Retirement Savings Account
PRSA Puerto Rican Student Association
PRSA Puerto Rican Studies Association
PRSA Park and Recreation Service Area
PRSA President of the Royal Scottish Academy Silver Anvil and the Ellen B. Scripps Fellowship, and he serves on the board of directors of the Society of Satellite Professionals International. Blum holds an A.B. in History from the University of California, Berkeley The University of California, Berkeley is a public research university located in Berkeley, California, United States. Commonly referred to as UC Berkeley, Berkeley and Cal , an M.A. in East Asia Studies from the University of Washington, and an M.B.A. from the University of St. Thomas University of St. Thomas can refer to:
THE CARMEL GROUP is a division of Schaeffler Media Research Inc., located in Carmel-by-the-Sea, Calif., and dedicated to the marketing, investment, technological, programming, regulatory, legal and other business analysis of the Direct Broadcast Satellite industry. Products and services include databooks, newsletters, seminars and -- where appropriate -- appraisals and consulting. THE CARMEL GROUP Chairman and CEO (1) (Chief Executive Officer) The highest individual in command of an organization. Typically the president of the company, the CEO reports to the Chairman of the Board. is Jimmy Schaeffler, a 25-year veteran of the telecommunications industry.
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