Welcome to Bader Media Services
Bader Media Services is a global industry leader in producing same-day HD broadcast and web magazine-blogger video news stories and broadcast news media placement.
We have the unique distinction of functioning as a strategic marketing and communications partner with our clients, working in conjunction with their public relations and marketing staffs to maximize the initiatives, brand imaging, and corporate goals.
Bader Media Services core staff come from the global news channels and local city TV news providing the best training to cover the clients events, confer on the story angles and produce same-day news feeds that the news channels anticipate receiving and do use on air.
Senior Vice President & Executive Producer
By logging hundreds of thousands of miles a year covering events in China, Europe, the US and South America, Michael Leventhal proves that we all live in one time zone. Mike is responsible for all phases of Bader TV News global broadcasting including live press conferences, live news feeds, satellite media tours, web video content and client presentations. A veteran of the New York City TV newsrooms including WABC-TV and WNBC-TV, Mike helped start the company more than 26 years ago and is a major part of its constant reinvention and re-dedication to client services through TV broadcast and web news production. Mike is currently working on developing the Bader TV Brazil operation gearing up for the 2016 Summer Olympics and the 2018 Winter Olympics in Japan.
Senior Vice President of Strategic Planning & Global Communications
Craig Stanton, a native New Yorker and Syracuse University graduate, is Senior Vice President of Strategic Planning and Global Communications for the Bader Media Group – a respected international leader in broadcast and web media production and distribution services. As a seasoned strategic marketer, publicist, image consultant, copy-writer, and crisis manager, Mr. Stanton works closely with many Fortune 500 companies, major sports and entertainment personalities and senior corporate executives guiding their media appearances and image.
Craig has been instrumental in launching global groundbreaking product campaigns ranging from developing the media campaigns to executing each step of the process. He has more than twenty-years of trusted relationships with the network news feeds in addition to global entertainment, business and sports broadcasters and is a fixture at Super Bowls, World Cup and the Olympics. Mr. Stanton and his team work closely with the global web magazine news sites to produce fast paced video news stories for the most influential news and pop culture websites as an expert in digital media.
Senior Producer – Broadcast Media Strategist
Award-winning senior communications specialist skilled in national media relations, media placements, strategy development, content creation, corporate communications, social media, video news release production, reporting, writing and editing. Proven successful in PR agency global brand management and marketing communications, higher education communications, television news and broadcast media and Fortune 500 professional services.
Senior Producer & Correspondent
Los Angeles Bureau
A former network news correspondent, Diana Alvear is a Peabody award winning journalist with plenty of experience in the breaking news trenches. She spent a decade as a correspondent for various outlets and networks. Most recently, she appeared near daily on the Today show, working from the LA bureau, while also filing for NBC Nightly News, MSNBC, NBCNews.com and NBCLatino.com. Alvear won a prestigious Peabody Award for her story on college students who rely on food pantries, part of the NBC poverty initiative “In Plain Sight”. As an ABC News correspondent, Diana traveled the globe delivering the news of the day to millions of viewers with experience spanning natural disasters. She gave firsthand accounts before, during and after several hurricanes.
SaeEun (Jen) Kwon
Senior Planning & Field Producer
Seoul, South Korea Bureau
Jen is involved with all Bader TV News projects in the Asia-Pacific region. Her role as a Asia producer includes basic fixing, research, story selection, office administration, technical work, field producing, writing articles for Bader TV News online. Running a smooth and efficient team and operation benefits the clients and Bader Media network. Jen is a graduate of Sookmyung Women’s University and has worked with AP TV News, Egyptian TV and Sky News Beijing. Jen is a native Korean speaker and fluent in Mandarin, Chinese and English.
Client Services Coordinator
Rita is based at the Bader Media Broadcast Centre in Media City in the Dubai in the UAE. A multi-lingual speaker (Arabic, French, English & Spanish), Rita assists with Bader TV global projects, many times flying to Europe and the US to support the production team and work directly with the clients.
Sports Marketing and Client Services Consultant
Bob is a long time NYC sports publicity professional and sports marketing brand and event marketing expert who has worked with Bader Media for more than 14 years ranging from projects at the Olympics, the Super Bowl, sports and athlete foundations along with developing and promoting football safety equipment.
Bob lives with his wife, Stephanie, an executive at Viacom, in New Jersey.