The Big Board, set & video look-and-feel

I came across this video when looking at opening bell stuff, and the running “heat map” thing that was happening as the bell rings to open the market was kind of fascinating: S&P 500 Heat Map on opening bell (with Iron Man!) (not embedded video, click thru on link) So I became interested in these … Continue reading

Interstitial (trading round) videos

T.1 (preshow) Robert: introductory promo video playing (on loop?) at start MEDIA SAMPLES: COMPANY AD, TRAILER   T.2 (after E.1) Erin: maybe about the Currency Industry? Showing what money is, the different aspects of it? Or a rudimentary econ lesson about how money moves etc (like the Banking YouTube videos we found?) Have this conversation … Continue reading

Talking Heads on Money – Media Sample

Peter Schiff was right: Jim Cramer on Mad Money: Squawk Box: The Kudlow Report: CNBC Fast Money:  

Morning Show Interviews Media Sample

JCPenny CEO Ron Johnson on CBS This Morning (actual interview starts around 0:37). In the last minute or so they ask him if he’s wearing JC Penney, which a great little moment. Groupon CEO Andrew Mason on The Today Show.  Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz on The Early Show (interview starts at 1:40)

Open Outcry video

(skip around for the good parts, good idea to start at like 7:19) (3:44-4:00 has an excellent exchange, and features a woman in the Pit) (starts at 6:12) (:29 is a good place to start) (start 12:57) (start 5:03)

Media Sample: Press Conference and Controversy

Tropicana (Arnell Group) CEO at a press conference defending choice to change orange juice carton design (which later was changed back to the old version) [I love that he is actually holding an orange. And everything he says about Squeeze–hugs–love. ] Bank of America controversy coverage over proposed debit card fees. No press conference video, but … Continue reading

Media Sample: Newsmagazine Interview

Groupon CEO on 60 minutes Avon CEO on Charlie Rose HealthSouth CEO on 60 minutes, answers questions about fraud allegations Chrysler CEO on 60 minutes, Citigroup CEO on Charlie Rose Zappos CEO on 20/20 with Barbara Walters (really starts at 1:37)

Media Samples: Company Ad, Trailer

Arkay – packaging company. If you’re only going to watch one of these, this should be the one you watch. Mondragon Cooperative Corporation — targeted at outside information seekers? detailed company history, corporate values, company organization and industries, very long lists of sectors, products and services. Telenor Pakistan — telecommunications industry, targeted at employees, “welcome aboard and enjoy … Continue reading