Dave Garland Reappears: New Cable TV Show
Dave Garland, formerly the creator of the Gateway Division of the Professional Inline Hockey Association, has a new gig. Check it out:
Young St. Louis Entrepreneur Launches Cable Television Talk Show
Think talk show on steroids hosted weekly by entrepreneur David Siteman Garland
September 12th, 2008---St. Louis, MO---Fusing a combination of entrepreneurship, business, lifestyle and leisure, The Rise To The Top is making its debut on cable television on November 11th. The startup is the brainchild of St. Louisan and Washington University graduate David Siteman Garland, who is creating a show and brand that appeals to a younger generation of post-college entrepreneurs and business professionals.
The Rise To The Top features engaging, expert guests and weekly topics ranging from "Secrets of Successful First Businesses" to "Show Me The Money-Fundraising and Finding Capital". Lifestyle/leisure show segments will focus on cultural and recreational activities in St. Louis, as well as functional learning ("I Wish I Had Learned This in College").
The show airs at 10 PM on Charter CCIN Channel 3 every Tuesday night starting November 11, with a replay on Saturdays at midnight. Shows will also be available 24/7 at www.therisetothetop.com (under development)
A huge advertising campaign will run on major stations including Comedy Central, Bravo, Vh1, and E! Commercials will play each week, plus a print campaign, as well as specially targeted infomercials during extremely popular television shows such as "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart."
"We really want to connect with our audience who are the current and next generation of entrepreneurs and small business owners," explained show host, David Siteman Garland,"The show caters to a younger, entrepreneur-friendly and professional crowd. I'm excited to learn along with the audience."
The Rise To The Top is backed by a state-of-the-art website with blogs, articles, links, videos and more. A weekly newsletter will be emailed to thousands of people who have already signed up via www.dsgagency.com
The show is shot, produced, and edited at the custom-made The Rise To The Top studio at award-winning Lifetime Media in St. Louis. A large sponsorship campaign is underway targeting both large and small companies looking to cater toward a young, emerging and soon-to-be affluent business crowd. Sponsorships for The Rise To The Top are being handled in-house through The David Siteman Garland Agency LLC which specializes in unique, niche sponsorships (www.dsgagency.com)
Want to find out more?
Those interested in learning more about the show can visit www.dsgagency.com In addition, The DSG Agency can be contacted about the show simply by clicking the "Contact" button on the top-right corner of the website. News will be fast and furious over the next couple of months so "stay tuned"!
Legal work is handled by Jeff Michelman and associates at Stinson,Morrision, Hecker LLP
Accounting is handled by Earl Salsman and associates at Brown,Smith, Wallace LLC.
The Rise To The Top Mission Statement:
The Rise To The Top is THE source for lifestyle education and programming for emerging and established entrepreneurs looking to create successful businesses and dream lifestyles. The Rise To The Top brings a fresh perspective to living happy, fulfilled, and financially independent lives
through a variety of products and services.
For Press Inquires:
Contact: David Siteman Garland
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