04 October 2008

Growing Bolder Series on PBS

Hi Chuck,
marc I thought you might be interested in our news about the Growing Bolder TV Show. I'm sure you know about the PBS 50+ Life Stage initiative. They decided "to do for 50+ programming what we did for children's programming in the 80's."

I think we have one of the first new shows in the pipeline …
Marc Middleton

This is great. Here’s more:

The Growing Bolder TV Show, featuring local news veterans billMarc Middleton and Bill Shafer, has been picked up by Orlando PBS affiliate WMFE-TV … The show will air weekly at 11:30 am on WMFE-TV beginning Sunday, October 5. Stories in the first few episodes include an exclusive home movie from Rock Hall of Famer Roger McGuinn, a surprising intergenerational showdown in the swimming pool, a look at the family made famous by artist Norman Rockwell, Central Florida’s top philanthropists, "Banana" George Blair attempting to barefoot water ski at age 93, international turtle expert Peter Pritchard, tips on how to live to 100, cancer survivor stories and more.

No doubt that Growing Bolder will be picked up by many other PBS stations.  Underwriters had better be all over this one.

And to think I knew them when …

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