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Position:  Account Executive
Location:  San Francisco CA
Control #:  109224T
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Description:   This is a full-time, non-union, exempt position.

QUALIFICATIONS/RESPONSIBILITIES: A multi-media AE who:

  • is responsible for generating revenue for the station and meeting monthly goals
  • can prospect customers and lead generation
  • can meet with customers, assess their needs and provide customized solutions that produce results
  • can provide aggregated proposals to include broadcast, online and mobile platforms
  • can sell station promotions What you need:
  • college degree with minimum 1 year of media sales experience
  • knowledge of all facets of digital sales and marketing to include: targeted display, SEO, SEM, social
  • proven track record of new business development skills
  • excellent oral and written communication skills
  • the ability to overcome objections
  • proficiency with Microsoft Office products
  • valid driver’s license and transportation

    At a minimum, application materials should include:

  • Cover letter which also states income requirements
  • Resume detailing background and skills
  • Names and numbers of professional references

    Qualified applicants can apply online at www.mediageneral.com.

    PLEASE INDICATE IN YOUR COVER LETTER WHERE YOU HEARD ABOUT THIS JOB OPENING.

    Young Broadcasting of San Francisco, Inc., is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate because of race, color, creed, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, physical or mental handicap, disability, sexual orientation, citizenship, veteran status, or age. Discriminatory employment is specifically prohibited by the Federal Communications Commission. If you believe your Equal Employment Rights have been violated, you may contact the FCC in Washington, DC 20054, or other appropriate state or local agencies.

    Young Broadcasting of San Francisco, Inc., is a drug-free Company and requires pre-employment drug testing and background investigations.

    NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE – THANK YOU.

    FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT JOB OPENINGS AT KRON 4, PLEASE REFER TO OUR WEBSITE, WWW.KRON4.COM. Posted 7/22/15

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    Position:  Newscast Producer
    Location:  San Francisco CA
    Control #:  109223T
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    Description:   This will be a full time, non-union, non-exempt position.

    RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Complete entire rundown at least 1 hour before the show airs
  • Check logs to verify on and off times as wells as commercial break lengths
  • Write all teases, preshows, cold opens
  • View and approve video clips, OTS’s, camios
  • Edit video for stories and teases using desktop editing system
  • Be prepared for breaking news
  • Talk to reporters, assignment editors, directors, associate producers directly
  • Communicate clearly with control room staff and anchors
  • Management reserves the discretion to add or modify job duties as required

    QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 3 – 5 years’ experience producing compelling newscasts in a medium to major market
  • Demonstrated ability to use state of the art live and graphic technologies, digital editing systems, and to work with writers, reporters and assignment editors on story development
  • College degree or equivalent in journalism/communications or broadcasting preferred
  • Must be a self-starter, hard worker, have a great attitude, and be versatile and efficient

    Qualified applicants can apply online at www.mediageneral.com.

    PLEASE INDICATE IN YOUR COVER LETTER WHERE YOU HEARD ABOUT THIS JOB OPENING.

    Young Broadcasting of San Francisco, Inc., is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate because of race, color, creed, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, physical or mental handicap, disability, sexual orientation, citizenship, veteran status, or age. Discriminatory employment is specifically prohibited by the Federal Communications Commission. If you believe your Equal Employment Rights have been violated, you may contact the FCC in Washington, DC 20054, or other appropriate state or local agencies.

    Young Broadcasting of San Francisco, Inc., is a drug-free Company and requires pre-employment drug testing and background investigations.

    NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE – THANK YOU.

    FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT JOB OPENINGS AT KRON 4, PLEASE REFER TO OUR WEBSITE, WWW.KRON4.COM. Posted 7/22/15

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    Position:  Sports Executive Producer
    Location:  San Francisco CA
    Control #:  109222T
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    Description:   This will be a full time, non-union, exempt position.

    EXPERIENCE:

  • Producing and on-air experience in a medium or large market
  • College degree or equivalent in journalism/communications or broadcasting preferred

    REQUIREMENTS:

  • Producing for the number one sports talent in the market, as well as on-air duties
  • Video/audio editing, photography, interviewing
  • Creative live and recorded sports reporting as an Multi-Media Journalist
  • Social media engagement
  • Must be a self-starter, hard worker, have a great attitude, and be versatile and efficient
  • Position may require employee to work early morning or late-night shift or weekends
  • Management reserves the discretion to add or modify job duties as required EOE/MINORITIES/FEMAILS/VETERANS/DISABLED ~ Background check and drug screen required.

    Qualified applicants can apply online at www.mediageneral.com.

    PLEASE INDICATE IN YOUR COVER LETTER WHERE YOU HEARD ABOUT THIS JOB OPENING.

    Young Broadcasting of San Francisco, Inc., is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate because of race, color, creed, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, physical or mental handicap, disability, sexual orientation, citizenship, veteran status, or age. Discriminatory employment is specifically prohibited by the Federal Communications Commission. If you believe your Equal Employment Rights have been violated, you may contact the FCC in Washington, DC 20054, or other appropriate state or local agencies.

    Young Broadcasting of San Francisco, Inc., is a drug-free Company and requires pre-employment drug testing and background investigations.

    NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE – THANK YOU.

    FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT JOB OPENINGS AT KRON 4, PLEASE REFER TO OUR WEBSITE, WWW.KRON4.COM. Posted 7/22/15

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    Position:  Executive Producer
    Location:  San Francisco CA
    Control #:  109221T
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    Description:   This will be a regular, full-time management, non-union, exempt position.

    RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Position will oversee fast-paced, aggressive shows that thrive on breaking news
  • Use state of the art newsgathering equipment including digital editing systems, graphic technologies, new control room, HD weather, traffic data system
  • Work with producers, reporters and assignment editors on story development
  • In this position there will be recruiting, interviewing and assist in hiring producers
  • Produce newscasts when called upon
  • Schedule producers/associate producers
  • Conduct performance reviews

    Qualifications:

  • 5 years experience producing compelling newscasts in a major market
  • Must be a self-starter, hard worker, have a great attitude, and be versatile and efficient
  • College degree or equivalent in journalism/communications or broadcasting preferred
  • Management reserves the discretion to add or modify job duties as required

    Qualified applicants can apply online at www.mediageneral.com.

    PLEASE INDICATE IN YOUR COVER LETTER WHERE YOU HEARD ABOUT THIS JOB OPENING.

    Young Broadcasting of San Francisco, Inc., is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate because of race, color, creed, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, physical or mental handicap, disability, sexual orientation, citizenship, veteran status, or age. Discriminatory employment is specifically prohibited by the Federal Communications Commission. If you believe your Equal Employment Rights have been violated, you may contact the FCC in Washington, DC 20054, or other appropriate state or local agencies.

    Young Broadcasting of San Francisco, Inc., is a drug-free Company and requires pre-employment drug testing and background investigations.

    NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE – THANK YOU. FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT JOB OPENINGS AT KRON 4, PLEASE REFER TO OUR WEBSITE, WWW.KRON4.COM. Posted 7/22/15

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    Position:  TV/Online Account Executive
    Location:  Las Vegas NV
    Control #:  109219C
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    Description:   The TV/Online Account Executive, Cox Media (158776) sells local commercial advertising on 50+ cable and/or broadcast networks and other media to new and existing clients. Identifies and makes cold calls on prospective clients, is accountable for meeting sales goals, servicing accounts after the sale is made, and for maintaining an up-to-date client database. Identifies the client’s marketing needs, presents proposed campaigns, and negotiates terms, conditions, and pricing. Builds and maintains ongoing relationships with clients. Follows up and coordinating order processing through all phases of the commercial insertion process.

    Primary Responsibilities and Essential Functions:

  • Sells local advertising and products on cable and/or broadcast networks to new and existing clients from a range of industries and business sizes. Leverages the position of Cox to influence clients’ marketing strategies
  • Cultivates consulting relationships with clients and their ad agencies, forming customer relationships at multiple levels. Makes frequent contact; maintains in-depth knowledge of their business, industry and key competitors; regularly updates needs analysis; monitors ad campaign effectiveness and makes changes as required; and solves problems. May entertain clients
  • Identifies new prospective clients by observing other media, networking inside and outside of Cox, and looking for new businesses that might want to advertise in order to develop own client list. Prospecting (tasks 3 – 5) may take up 80% of time for new AEs
  • Cold calls prospective clients and tries to interest them in on-air advertising by explaining the process and benefits of advertising through Cox
  • Meets with prospective or existing clients in person to learn the client’s advertising needs.
  • Prepares sales proposals and presentations designed to meet individual client needs by reviewing rating data and other research; and consulting with internal resources as needed, primarily Marketing, Research, and Sales Support.

    Proposal Development:

  • Delivers sales presentations regarding proposed advertising campaigns to prospective and existing clients
  • Negotiates the terms, conditions, and pricing of advertising campaigns with the client.
  • Manages and coordinates communication between the client and the production department during the creation of the client’s commercial (e.g. solves problems, develops concepts, monitors quality, sometimes writes scripts, ensures that ad copy supports the client’s marketing plans, gathers information regarding what details are needed in the commercial, facilitates contact between client and production, sets up and attends initial meetings)
  • Prepares weekly and monthly sales activity reports using software designed for that purpose (e.g., SalesMinder, AvailPro).
  • Keeps client database up to date by recording all activities, transactions, and communications with clients
  • Creates opportunities to serve as a public representative and image builder of Cox in the local community in order to network and develop and maintain the presence of Cox in the community (e.g. promotes and/or attends non-profit events, serves as a member of the Chamber of Commerce and other local councils, becomes a member of the Ad Federation or American Marketing Association)
  • Manages and coordinates fulfillment of client advertising orders (e.g., solves problems, develops concepts, monitors quality, ensures that ad copy supports the client’s marketing plans, facilitates communication between client and production). Attends job-related training as well as strategic and/or development meetings with their Local Sales Manager
  • Participates in many internal meetings to create product packages, communicates and coordinates sales, reports on sales activities and the implementation of new products, solves problems, and keeps up-to-date with information about Cox.
  • Complies with all published rate, package and pricing guidelines
  • Maintains collections to keep bad debt to an absolute minimum
  • Participates in the creation of processes required to sell, implement, and bill for new products
  • Must be able to multitask and manage all phases of the business sales cycle. Long learning curve (3 - 6 months) due to large portfolio of complex products
  • Continuous learning is required due to regular introduction of new products
  • Lack of structure, ambiguity, products, processes, metrics, etc. are created and defined on the fly
  • Success is dependent on successful collaboration within Cox and development of internal relationships
  • Team selling is critical to ensure clients’ needs are met; often requires selling new and bundled products and services

    Minimum Requirements:

  • 1 year media sales experience
  • Valid state driver’s license, good driving record, reliable transportation
  • 6 months experience using a computer
  • 18 years of age or older
  • Eligibility to work in the United States
  • Preferred Qualifications
  • 1-3 years media/agency outside sales/new business experience
  • Post-high school education in a related field

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    Reference job #158776. EOE. Posted 7/20/15

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    Position:  Account Manager - Territory
    Location:  Phoenix AZ
    Control #:  109218N
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    Description:   Republic Media, the #1 local news website (azcentral.com) and the state’s largest daily newspaper (The Arizona Republic) is seeking an innovative, motivated, creative and experienced Account Manager – Territory to join our team. The Account Manager plays a critical role by providing world class customer service. They also support the Account Executives in achieving their monthly and quarterly revenue goals.

    Republic Media is the #1 News Source in the Valley and proud to be a part of Gannett. We are an energetic and fast-paced media company with a sales team devoted to being a World Class Sales Organization. If you’re looking for a rewarding challenge, Republic Media is the place to be!

    We are a consultative media company that provides our customers with a means to deliver their advertising message to the right audience in the most effective way. From digital, print and social media, Republic Media encompasses an array of products including azcentral.com, The Arizona Republic and La Voz.

    Responsibilities:

  • Servicing, supporting and performing day-to-day maintenance of customer accounts
  • Building world class customer relationships via phone
  • Identifying, qualifying and presenting up sell opportunities to customers
  • Collaborating with Account Executives on client business needs/potential client opportunities and new products/programs to better serve the client
  • Working closely with customers and Account Executives to facilitate proposals, correspondence, and resolution of customer’s issues
  • Serves as the primary contact with account executives for technical issues and campaign performance
  • Provides monitoring and optimization of online campaigns
  • Meets or exceeds defined activity, revenue, and product goals
  • Development of an understanding of our Digital Department product offerings and internal systems
  • Utilizes sales tools and research to articulate value of Company offerings

    Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • 2-3 years of account management experience, digital experience preferred
  • Proficiency with MS Office and PowerPoint
  • Must be able to work with multiple Account Executives with ease and provide exceptional customer service and be team oriented in nature
  • Creative, flexible and able to adapt to industry change
  • Should be able to work in a fast paced, team environment with revenue deadlines
  • Articulate and solid communicator with effective presentation skills
  • Strong organizational skills

    Here's what we have to offer: We offer an extremely competitive compensation plan that rewards top performers and offers uncapped incentives, career growth opportunities, continuous training with a focus on becoming the best in sales. We also offer you a full benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability, long-term disability, employee discounts and domestic partner benefits. Our 401(k) is topnotch and contributions you make, up to the first 5% eligible for a 100% Company match!

    About us: Republic Media (a Gannett Company) is a local media company where you want to work. We know, because we work here. Reaching more than 2.2 million people each week, we are home to more than 25 brands, including The Arizona Republic, azcentral.com and La Voz. Republic Media is more than your typical media company. It’s a fast-paced culture offering extensive growth opportunities that plays to your strengths and fosters your talent.

    Gannett (NYSE: GCI) is a leading media and marketing company with unparalleled local-to-national reach, successfully connecting consumers, communities and businesses. With the iconic USA TODAY, 92 strong local media organizations in 33 states and Guam, and with more than 160 local news brands online in the U.K., we provide rich content through hundreds of outstanding affiliated digital, mobile and print products.

    Each month more than 95 million unique visitors access content from USA TODAY and Gannett’s local media organizations, putting the company squarely in the Top 10 U.S. news and information category. U.S. newspapers add an additional audience of 9 million readers every weekday.

    Utilizing innovations in technology, digital media and print publishing, our 360° storytelling is offered in markets all across the U.S. From local townships to the national stage, we keep readers informed with what interests them most. When their hometown celebrates, we all share in that joy. When the nation is challenged, we band together as a community. Our voices are strongest together. For more information, visit www.gannett.com.

    To apply go to https://career4.successfactors.com/sfcareer/jobreqcareer?jobId=64220&company=Gannett&username=

    Gannett Co., Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation or veteran status. P>Like us on Facebook, Follow us on Twitter and connect with us on LinkedIn. Posted 7/18/15

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    Position:  Account Executive - IMSC
    Location:  Las Vegas NV
    Control #:  109172T
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    Description:  
    Job Description/Responsibilities:

    If you’re a top sales performer, who is great at consulting others and looking to be a part of the fastest growing segment of the US population, then look no further than here in exciting Las Vegas!

    Entravision Communications Las Vegas (Univision KINC TV 15/KELV TV 27 Las Vegas/La Tricolor 105.1fm/92.7fm), the #1 Spanish media cluster in Las Vegas, seeks a savvy IMSC to join our team. As an IMSC, you will be asked to:

  • Manage and increase sales volume with existing accounts
  • Aggressively seek new customers
  • Develop solution based strategies for clients and execute plans
  • Be aware of the market and trends
  • Maintain visibility in the community

    Entravision provides a positive environment that rewards hard work. Candidates that are true team players with a positive and infectious attitude should send their information now. The IMSC will work in the Las Vegas office and will report to the Vice President (VP), IMS and Senior Vice President (SVP), IMS. The ideal candidate will be responsible for presenting the benefits of Spanish language advertising on our Television properties (KINC-TV 15) and (KELV -TV 27), Radio stations and associated digital properties to local business owners and/or advertising agencies. The IMSC is to use their interpersonal skills to sell commercial airtime, digital media, event sponsorships and/or customized marketing campaigns designed to achieve the client’s objectives. Candidates should be highly motivated to contribute new ideas that incorporate TV, Radio and internet advertising into successful campaigns for local partners. The IMSC is expected to translate approved ad sales strategies and goals into sales programs for assigned accounts and be aware of competitive ad sales practices. Communicate with VP, IMS on a regular basis in regard to established quarterly revenue goals with the effort to increase client base. Additional job requirements also include research, promotions development, servicing client accounts as well as networking. Some evening/weekend work is required.

    Job Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Bilingual (Spanish-English) a plus but not required
  • A minimum of 3 years sales experience
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Proficient working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Effective sales, business development/hunting and marketing skills
  • Strong negotiation, time management and organizational skills
  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred

    Salary: Commensurate with Experience

    Contact: Interested candidates should send resumes, salary history and references to: Human Resources at KINCHR@entravision.com or mail resume and cover letter to: Entravision Communications Corp Attn Human Resources. 500 Pilot Road Suite D, Las Vegas, NV 89119. No phone calls please.

    Entravision Communications Corporation participates in the E-Verify system operated by the US Department of Homeland Security and the Social Security Administration and will use E-Verify to confirm work eligibility for all new hire employees.

    Entravision Communications is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We encourage women and minorities to apply. Posted 7/18/15

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    Position:  Research Director
    Location:  Oakland/San Francisco  CA
    Control #:  109205T
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    Description:   The Research Director will serve as the main point of contact for KTVU/KICU Sales Management and Account Executives on research analysis, sales marketing, insights and metrics for the generation of new ideas, the creation of strong promotions/presentations and a strategy for optimizing data for new business development.

    The Research Director will collaborate with FOX Research, department heads and research vendors to meet research needs of the stations. Training of sales and support staff and maintaining ongoing trends of ratings data and program tracks are also included. Other duties may be assigned as deemed appropriate and necessary.

    A Bachelor’s Degree in marketing or a related field is required. Must be a highly effective strategic thinker with strong analytical skills and a creative idea generator who can offer our clients multi-platform based business solutions. The successful candidate will demonstrate strong personal presentation skills and make powerful and persuasive presentations. Must have advanced knowledge of the media industry and our marketplace. Must be flexible, adaptable and able to work well in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment. Advanced understanding of Nielsen methodology, metrics and data systems is required. Knowledge of Rentrak is preferred. Candidate must demonstrate strong competence and management of research functions, systems and capabilities. Experience with cross-platform measurement tools and social media metrics with an extensive knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Power Point is crucial. Minimum four years related experience required.

    Qualified candidates should submit their resume and cover letter via the on-line application process at www.ktvu.com / “Station” tab / KTVU/KICU Job Openings / “To Apply Online, Click Here”

    KTVU –EOE/M/F/Disabled/Veterans. Posted 7/9/15

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    Position:  Account Executive
    Location:  Oakland/San Francisco  CA
    Control #:  109083T
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    Description:   FOX Television station, KTVU, is seeking an Account Executive to maintain and improve existing client list as well as generate new business on FOX stations and websites to generate significant revenue and achieve sales budget.

    Candidates must have excellent negotiation skills using Nielsen LPM ratings and qualitative information. Strong written and oral communication skills are required.

    The ideal candidate will have proven success with generating and maintaining new business as well as experience with major sports and programming sales. Prior experience with Wide Orbit and One Domain are preferred. B.A. degree plus a minimum of four years major TV market experience in transactional and online advertising sales is required. Major network affiliation preferred.

    Must have or be willing to obtain and drive reliable transportation and have a valid driver’s license. This position includes local travel and irregular hours.

    If you are detail oriented, resourceful, a team player, reliable, a self-starter and meet the requirements above, please send your resume to: KTVU.HR@FOXTV.com.

    Qualified candidates should submit their resume and cover letter via the on-line application process at www.ktvu.com / “Station” tab / KTVU/KICU Job Openings / “To Apply Online, Click Here”. EOE/M/F/Veteran/Disabled. Posted 7/9/15

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    Position:  Regional Account Director
    Location:  Riverside CA
    Control #:  109202CI
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    Description:   Love working with a positive, collaborative team? Are you an entrepreneur at heart seeking high earnings potential in an exciting, fast-paced field? Come be a part of America’s largest cinema advertising network.

    National CineMedia has open positions that provide a chance to sell in-theater advertising. In an age where brands struggle to reach an increasingly fragmented audience, you’ll have the chance to sell BIG: ads on giant movie screens that reach over 700 million moviegoers. Not only that, but as a part of America’s Movie Network, you’ll work for a company that cares about developing its employees, and understands the importance of a work-life balance. In a recent company-wide survey, our sales team touted the family-like atmosphere, supportive management, and our great product.

    Who are we looking for?

  • Passionate salespeople who work independently, but love to meet new people.
  • Multi-taskers who get excited about challenges, and the prospect of great income potential.
  • Natural communicators who can motivate colleagues and clients alike.
  • Computer savvy individuals who can learn and adapt to our ahead-of-the-curve proprietary sales systems.

    If this sounds like you then we want you to join our team!

    As a Regional Account Director (RAD), you’ll promote a high visibility for NCM in the regional ad community by identifying and sourcing clients, maintaining existing accounts, and presenting the advantages of in-theater advertising vs. other media formats. You’ll also receive the training and support you’ll need to grow as an employee and increase your earnings. RADs will have the option to select from one of two compensation plans. Both plans offer a base salary in the $30s, allowing for tremendous potential commissions, which are paid out regularly. On average, RADs make over $100K annually.

    In addition to a competitive benefits package, National CineMedia also offers fun company perks, such as:
    Annual movie passes
    Charity half days
    Pet Insurance
    Flexible work schedules
    Company events

    Apply today at: www.ncm.com. Ref #15-0076. See you at the movies! EOE. Posted 6/29/15

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