Response ... On the Road
But Wait, There’s More!
December was a busy month for holiday events in the media industry on both coasts. Both Mercury Media and Cannella Response
Television hosted blowouts in Southern California,
while Turner Networks and the Direct Response
Marketing Alliance (DRMA) — in conjunction with
MTV Networks — threw big bashes in N YC. Take a
look to see who was out spreading cheer!
“Cheers!” says this group at Cannella Response
Television’s Dec. 9 West Coast holiday soiree
at S TK in Los Angeles. Standing are Cannella’s
Michele Coast, AOR Direct’s Chris Dompier,
Tribune’s Grant Cover, Frank Cannella,
Response ’s Adam Carrillo, Cannella’s Christi
Anderson, Rob Medved and Steve Sanchez,
and Response ’s Thomas Haire. Seated are
Cannella’s Bill Raymond, Beachbody’s Rick Shiu
and Cannella’s Louis Tasso.
AOR Direct’s Mike Horner, KPI Direct’s Darren Fisher,
Cannella’s Rob Medved and ION Media Networks’ Evan
Newman are all smiles during the Cannella West Coast
holiday party on Dec. 9.
Michaels (right) flank Response ’s John Yarrington and Thomas Haire at
downtown Los Angeles’ Palm restaurant before the group took in the
Los Angeles Lakers-Sacramento Kings game on Dec. 3.
Turner Networks hosted a
holiday party at New York’s
Bone Lick Park on Dec. 2. At
left, Turner troops Denise
Gonzalez, Jason Baron, Tim
Dowd and Jen Braue enjoy the
night, while, at right, Turner’s
Eric Steaple and Emily Wood
(right) are joined by Cannella
Response Television’s Maureen
MTV Networks’Jen Karlson (left) and
Jessica Cloesmeyer (right) chat with
at the DRMA Winter Bash.
Manatt’s Linda Goldstein, Thor Associates’
Fern Lee and Ventura Associates’ Marla
Altberg enjoy the DRMA Winter Bash in
Ne w York on Dec. 16.
Above, Mercury Media’s John
Cabrinha (right) welcomes
SF Video’s Steve Feinberg
and Onyx Productions’ Joan
Renfrow to Mercury’s annual
holiday party at Santa Monica’s
Sonoma Wine Garden on
Dec. 2. At right, Mercury’s
Barry Jacobs (left) chats with
Dial800’s Jim Diorio and APG’s
Kathi Weber and Mick Rispoli.
The sponsors of the Dec. 16 DRMA Winter Bash at MTV Net works in Ne w York join Response’s Thomas Haire
(center). From left to right: Thill Logistics’ R. Todd Thill, OrderMotion’s Michaella Harkey, Marty Fahey and Jane
Schloth, Manatt’s Linda Goldstein, MTVN’s Brian Fays and Media Design Group’s Ben Zimmerman.