ORLANDO (September 2014) The Television Syndication Company, Inc. (TVS) announced that they have been selected to represent lifestyle/travel series, Small Town Big Deal for domestic and international syndication. Hosted by former Entertainment Tonight reporter and weekend anchor, Jann Carl and her energetic co-host/show creator, Rodney Miller, the weekly half hour series captures the personal stories of the amazing people, places and events that celebrate small town America. RFD has been airing Small Town Big Deal since 2012 where, for the past six months, it has been the #1 rated show in primetime Monday-Friday. The series will be offered for first run syndication in fall 2015. TVS will also debut the series to international broadcasters at MIPCOM in Cannes Oct. 13 – 16.
TVS President, Cassie Yde said, “Jann and Rodney have a chemistry that we feel will catch fire with viewers not only domestically, but around the world. TVS is very proud to be a part of the team that will bring their entertaining storytelling to life on Small Town Big Deal.”
“I am thrilled that we have partnered with TVS to bring Small Town Big Deal to a much broader audience. Our show puts the ‘real’ back into reality TV by showcasing real Americans and real communities doing remarkable things! Cassie and her team agree that Small Town Big Deal is the kind of programming folks are truly hungry for,” says Rodney Miller.
Jann Carl added, “I have said goodbye to the red carpets of Hollywood and hello to the back roads and small towns of America! I have never been so excited about a television project as I am about Small Town Big Deal and truly LOVE the stories we are uncovering and sharing with our viewers. I am equally excited that TVS has joined us to bring the show to a worldwide audience.”
The Television Syndication Company is in its 26th year of distributing programs worldwide. In addition to the programs the company offers for domestic syndication, they have an international and US Cable catalogue that includes programs in the genres of reality, lifestyle, documentaries, travel, music, educational, children’s and more. Their catalogue may be found at www.tvsco.com.