MIAMI, Oct. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CMG Holdings Group Inc. (CMGO) (OTCBB: CMGO) www.cmgholdingsinc.com, a full service marketing communications company operating in the sectors of commercial rights, event management and talent management, is pleased to announce that New York-based HarperCollins has agreed to publish The Aztec Diet authored by Creative Management Group Inc. Agency client Bob Arnot M.D., Medical Educator for Google Health, General Mills and several other fortune 500 companies.
The announcement was made today by CMG Holdings Group Inc. Chairman CEO Alan Morell, who negotiated the Literary arrangement for Dr. Arnot. Said Mr. Morell about the signing, "We are honored to represent Dr. Bob for his literary and broadcast career objectives, whose 10 published books, many of which were New York Times Best Selling books, is as usual, ahead of the curve with his soon to be published Aztec Diet book with HarperCollins. Additionally we are very excited to represent Dr. Bob for his national TV Series, Doctor Danger for On Demand Time Warner well as his new television series Whose to Blame which is in final negotiations with a major news network and Med Center with Dr. Bob, under development with Meredith Video Studios".
Said Dr. Arnot: "I am pleased to have a premier publisher like HarperCollins recognize the quality of my literary work and equally pleased to have had uber agent Alan Morell manage my career all these years representing my literary and concepts for television series to national cable networks and studios".
About Dr. Bob Arnot
For two decades, viewers across the United States have tuned in to watch their favorite doctor, Dr. Bob Arnot, M.D. With the highest popularity or "Q" rating of any physician on TV and one of the ten highest in the industry, Dr. Arnot is a familiar face to television viewers, as he has served as the Medical Correspondent for NBC, the Chief Foreign Correspondent for MSNBC and the Health Correspondent for CBS News. Dr. Bob reported from Baghdad as an imbedded reporter during Operation Desert Storm, service which was rewarded with Vanity Fair Magazine's bestowing of the award of "Best Embedded Reporter, Iraq Campaign." Dr. Bob also has to his credit one Emmy award, two additional Emmy nominations, the Overseas Press Club Award and the DuPont Award. Additionally, Dr. Bob has written 11 books, many of which were on the New York Times Best Seller List, as well as multiple articles. He has worked on several humanitarian campaigns, most recently founding Lifeline Iraq, a group dedicated to helping Iraqi children get life-saving medical treatment. Through Creative Management Group Inc. Agency, Dr. Bob is now the "Medical Educator" of Google Health Videos and the "Medical Educator" of General Mills Health and Nutrition "Eat Better America".
CMG Holdings Group Inc. is a full service global marketing, sports, entertainment and management communications company that operates in the sectors of talent management, event management and commercial rights.
Talent Management includes representation of personalities in the entertainment and the arts, athletes, literary industries through full service representation to enable clients to realize up most potential for endorsements, licensing, contract negotiations, speaking appearances, literary and television image marketing. CMG represents athletes and sports personalities in team and non-team sports in a full-service approach ensuring individualized attention and commitment to manage client's business opportunities. CMG manages broadcasters and actors careers and assists the engineering opportunities in film, broadcast and television and packaging with corporate sponsors. CMG literary division provides full service representation to authors for publishing in traditional houses as well as electronic media including television, film, and radio and after market licensing to ensure greatest exposure and to increase client revenues.
Event Management includes marquis hospitality, sponsorships and licensing, broadcast production and implementation of events including hospitality services to the most discriminating of clients in sports sectors including golf, tennis, equine and motor sports pairing corporate sponsors and premier events and leveraging that experience to ensure our clients receive the highest return on their investment and level of brand exposure. CMG is dedicated to pursuing intellectual property rights of sports and entertainment properties and offering these events through long-term entertainment hospitality packages for corporate sponsors and manage and implement on-site operations and logistical concerns. CMG broadcast and production division secures, negotiates electronic production, broadcast and syndication opportunities for clients via network, cable television, radio and digital media.
Commercial Rights includes branding, consulting, endorsements, licensing, sponsorships, sales and marketing. CMG creates branding and distributes image marketing tools to strategic outlets to generate premier brand recognition for our clients. CMG consulting focuses on developing high-profile programs utilizing creative solutions to improve cost-efficiency and increase client revenues. CMG endorsement, licensing and sponsorships division works with premier corporations regarding contract negotiations for client endorsements, secure domestic and international licensing opportunities, provide implementation and execution services for client sponsorships. CMG marketing division positions and leverages our clients to increase their presence in the global market through research of business environments and creative solutions to take advantage of given market conditions. CMG sales include creating commercial rights opportunities, identifying sales targets and strategically selling commercial rights to maximize client revenues.
CMG Holdings Group Inc., Creative Management Group Inc. Agency is headquartered in Miami, Florida with a marketing and sales offices in New York, Chicago and Tucson.
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