September auto sales were up 9% to 1.25 million—another strong month that was only slightly below analyst projections. The seasonally adjusted annual rate (SAAR) of sales was 16.4 million, down from the red-hot 17.5 million rate for August and shy of the 16.5 million mark that analysts had expected.
The August Restaurant Performance Index has just been released by the National Restaurant Association, and in an important advertiser category that had been suffering from declining traffic, there was some encouraging news. 45% of restaurant operators reported an increase in traffic compared to August, 2012, with just 31% reporting a decline (down from 34% in July).
America’s Funniest Home Videos kicks off its 25th anniversary season with all-new videos, Sunday, October 12, at 7:00 pm (ET) on ABC. The season premiere had originally been scheduled for this coming Sunday, October 5, but ABC will instead run two back-to-back episodes of Once Upon A Time……
WTVT/Fox13 in Tampa Bay FL seeks a Research Manager.
NESN in Watertown, MA is seeking a VP of Advertising Sales.
WCIA TV, Central Illinois’ News and Sports leader in Champaign-Urbana, seeks a strong DOS.<.font>
KTVK-3TV, Phoenix’s local news leader, is seeking an experienced Account Executive.
KIRO in Seattle is seeking an Account Executive.