Media Research & Consulting 2017-08-11T15:42:24+00:00

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CJ&N is a media market research company serving news and information content providers.

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Constantly connected and continuously searching for the latest and greatest content – that’s today’s news and information consumer. Suddenly the game has changed and the competition goes far beyond the guys across the street.  CJ&N can help you stand out in today’s crowded and fast-paced environment.

Recent Posts . . .

Facebook Vs. Your News App

October 6th, 2017|0 Comments

By Steve Schwaid, CJ&N VP of Digital Services. Maybe it’s just me. But I don’t get it. Why do some TV stations continue making Facebook their primary platform for breaking news and especially breaking video [...]

Facebook is About to Eat Your Weather Lunch

September 15th, 2017|0 Comments

By Steve Schwaid, CJ&N VP of Digital Strategies This time Facebook is going after weather -- local weather, one of a station’s primary content drivers. Jimmy Kimmel may have said it best when talking about [...]

Harvey Coverage Showcases New Coverage Capabilities and the Challenges They Bring

September 6th, 2017|0 Comments

By Steve Schwaid,  CJ&N VP of Digital Services Amazing. Unbelievable. Engaging. The live images we saw from the local stations and cable networks covering the Hurricane Harvey aftermath were almost overwhelming. Technology has pushed live [...]

Harvey, Trump & Les Moonves

August 29th, 2017|0 Comments

By John Altenbern, President CJ&N, Inc.   Sitting high and dry a thousand miles from the Harvey disaster unfolding in Texas gives you a different perspective on the story. As local stations in Texas and [...]

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About Us

John Altenbern

John Altenbern

President

John Altenbern, MBA

John has more than 40 years’ experience in the television and media industry.

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Michael Anderson

Mike Anderson

Director of Communications

Mike Anderson, MA

As CJ&N’s Communications Director, Mike is constantly in motion.

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Laura Hernández

Laura Hernandez

Senior Consultant, Talent Coach

Laura Hernandez

You couldn’t ask for a better teacher. Hundreds of communications professionals have benefited from Laura’s coaching –

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Eldon Hale

Elden Hale

Senior Consultant

Elden Hale

You can’t beat the experience of a guy who has guided and managed number one television stations and media groups for decades.

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Mary Beth Marks

Vice President Research

Mary Beth Marks, PhD.

Who else would wake up in the middle of the night because a research idea popped into her head?

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Bruce Northcott

Bruce Northcott

Principal Founder

Bruce Northcott

As one of CJ&N’s founders Bruce has seen it all. And that’s why his wise counsel and insight continues to be invaluable.

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Donna Petersen

Marketing Consultant

Donna Petersen, MBA

Success takes discipline. In a media world that seems to change every day, Donna provides clients with a clear sense of marketing direction.

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Steve Schwaid

Steve Schwaid

Vice President Digital Strategies

Steve Schwaid

In today’s digital environment, content creators must stay focused. How do you get out in front of trends instead of chase last year’s idea?

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David Tressel

David Tressel

Senior Marketing Consultant

David Tressel

Sometimes you just need a shot of creativity in your marketing efforts. That’s where Dave comes in.

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David Voelker

Dave Voelker

Senior Research Analyst

Dave Voelker, PhD.

What do you get when you take a statistics whiz and expose him to the media industry?

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