October 26, 2016

Voting For What?

While HMA has never worked on a political campaign, for good reason, we do encourage our team to vote. But have you seen some of the positions that are up for election? [Click below for more]
October 18, 2016
Win The Press Conference

Win The Press Conference

While listening to sports talk radio, I was intrigued when ESPN Radio’s Freddy Coleman said, “All they have to do is win the press conference.” [Click below for more]
October 14, 2016

Cut ‘Em Off

As a high school football official, I have the opportunity to referee two or three high school football games each week. [Click below for more]
October 5, 2016
Running of the Freshmen

Running of the Freshmen

People running en masse often create an ideal special event that can help identify a city, region or place. Take Pamplona, Spain, for example. [Click below for more]
September 30, 2016

Llamas Become the “It” Animal

Who knew a year and a half ago that llamas running loose through Phoenix, generating national news as “Llama Drama,” would spark a trend for the camelid to become the “It” animal? [Click below for more]
September 26, 2016
Cathy Davila

#MediaMonday – Cathy Davila

The Dog Days of Summer haven’t completely passed. Today’s #MediaMonday is from the publisher and editor of Lambeau’s, Hildy’s and Jeter’s favorite magazine, The Phoenix Dog. Cathy Davila established the free, bi-monthly publication just a few months ago as a forum dedicated to celebrate our pet relationships and connect the Valley’s canine community. It’s a place to read about entertaining, local dog and pet stories. [Click below for more]
September 13, 2016
Wind Turbines 2

Car Logo is Driving Energy

Corporate symbols can mean different things, changing as often as the weather changes. Click the link to read more, with one very famous example.
September 7, 2016

Please

There might be nothing as ridiculous as campaign ads. The TV spots we have been subjected to are awful. They usually focus on why we should not vote for someone rather than why we SHOULD vote for a candidate and rarely is a realistic solution to a problem even mentioned. Want to read the rest of Scott's thoughts on this topic? Click the link!
August 29, 2016
Tim Healey

#Media Monday – Tim Healey

With the college football season ready to open, today’s #MediaMonday should get you in the spirit. It comes from the longtime voice of Arizona State University athletics, Tim Healey, who was named the 2015 Arizona Sportscaster of the Year by the National Sports Media Association. He’s getting ready for his 19th season as the radio play-by-play voice for ASU football, men’s basketball and baseball. To read his profile, simply click on the link!
August 24, 2016
Live Shot

Informalization of Live Reports

The broadcast journalism professors, news directors and news consultants who guide TV news reporters have gone too far in pushing conversational dialogue in reporters - says Scott. And that is just the beginning. Read the rest of his thoughts on this topic by clicking the link.