Best known as the creator and producer of the PBS series, Where in the World Is Carmen Sandiego?, Howard Blumenthal is the author of twenty-five books about American history, popular culture, marketing, creativity, business, and music. He has been a senior executive with several large media companies and a consultant in every area of the media business. He recently completed twelve years as CEO of an innovative public television company. His current/recent work includes a technology start-up in Austria, a fellowship in Uganda, and a home base at a public television station in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.

Best known as the creator and producer of the PBS series, Where in the World Is Carmen Sandiego?, Howard Blumenthal is the author of 25 books about U.S. history, popular culture, marketing, creativity, business, and music. He has been a senior executive with several large media companies and a consultant in every area of the media business, including a dozen years as CEO of an innovative public media nonprofit. Current work includes Kids on Earth, a global storytelling platform for children and teenagers around the world; the President of a tech / market research startup in England and the US, and a role as Visiting Scholar at the University of Pennsylvania

CLIENTS, PARTNERS, SPONSORS, EMPLOYERS, FUNDERS

Colleges &  Universities​​

  • University of Pennsylvania - Annenberg School for Communications, and The Wharton School

  • The New School for Social Research

  • MIT Media Lab (Civic Engagement)

  • University of the Arts

  • Rutgers University

  • La Salle University

  • MIT (Robotics)

  • SUNY Geneseo

Consumer Products & Services

  • American Express Cardholder Services

  • AT&T True Rewards

  • Bell Atlantic

  • General Motors

  • Dick Blick

  • Smith-Kline

  • Milton Bradley

  • LEGO

  • Toyota

  • Video Corporation of America

News & Journalism

  • New York Times Syndication Sales Corp.

  • United Feature Syndicate

  • Chicago Sun-Times

  • Cleveland Plain Dealer

  • Cincinnati Enquirer

  • Cleveland Plain Dealer

  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch

  • San Juan (Puerto Rico) El Nuevo Día

  • Gannett Newspapers (Westchester, NY)

  • Digital Insider

  • TV Guide

  • Games Magazine

B2B Products & Services

  • Snapscreen

  • FiledBy

  • Thunderwave

  • Exhibit Technology, Inc. (ETI)

  • The Insights People

  • Strategic Interactive Group

  • Ogilvy & (Partners)

  • The Rowland Company

  • BBDO

  • Digitas

  • Clear

  • TCI

  • Telerate

  • Sperry

Non-Profit Organizations

  • National Geographic

  • Tzedek v’Shalom

  • National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences

  • National Liberty Museum

  • HMS School for Cerebral Palsy

  • Newark Peace Education Summit

  • The Asia Society

  • Japan-America Society of Greater Philadelphia

  • DanceUSA / Philadelphia

  • Brandywine River Museum of Art

  • City Year

  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Philadelphia

  • Institute of African American Youth

  • Philadelphia Education Fund

  • Mazzoni Center: LGBTQ Health & Well Being

  • Delaware Riverkeeper

  • Anna Crucis Women's Choir

  • Project H.O.M.E.

Public Television

  • Independence Public Media of Philadelphia, Inc.

  • New Jersey Network (NJN)

  • WGBH, Boston

  • WQED, Pittsburgh

  • WPSU, Penn State University

  • PBS39, Lehigh Valley Telecommunications

  • WNET, New York City

  • WNYE, New York City

  • WCNY, Syracuse

  • PBS

  • Corporation for Public Broadcasting

  • Pennsylvania Public Television Network

  • American Public Television

  • Democracy Now!

  • WFME, NJ-NYC

  • MHz Worldview

  • PBS Learning Media

  • Beta Station Group / IPTSA

  • ARD (Germany)

Television

  • Food Network

  • MTV

  • Nickelodeon

  • Act III Broadcasting

  • Westinghouse Broadcasting

  • PBS

  • Disney

  • HBO

  • Showtime

  • TVLand

  • CBC (Canadian Broadcasting Corporation)

  • DR (Danish Television)

  • NBC Universal

  • Noggin

  • Cartoon Network

  • Scholastic

  • History Channel

  • Disney

  • NHK World (Japan)

  • France 24

  • RT (Russia)

  • RAI (Italy)

  • TVE (Spain)

  • Télé-Québec (Canada)

  • Time-Warner

  • ITV (UK)

  • FX

  • Fox Television Stations

Foundations

  • Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Disease

  • Independence Public Media

  • New Jersey Network Foundation

  • Wyncote Foundation

  • William Penn Foundation

  • Swedenborg Foundation

  • Charles Bronfman Foundation

  • The United Way of Philadelphia

Government

  • Visit Denmark (Denmark Tourist Board)

  • State of New Jersey

  • School District of Philadelphia

  • New Jersey Public Broadcasting Authority

  • Bucks County Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB)

  • State of Pennsylvania

  • U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA)

  • U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

Consumer Electronics

  • Phillips / Magnavox

  • Cobra Electronics

  • Eveready / Energizer

  • Toshiba

  • Parker Brothers

  • Eastman Kodak

  • TradeWest

  • Polaroid

  • Balanced Audio Technology

  • RCA Consumer Electronics

  • Texas Instruments

  • General Electric

  • JVC

  • IBM

  • Minolta

Digital Media

  • Adobe

  • Atari

  • Visicorp

  • AOL

  • CompuServe

  • Broderbund

  • Ameritech

  • Design Intelligence

  • MiNDScape (Software Toolworks)

  • The Learning Company

  • Paladium Interactive

  • Broderbund Software

  • BeMusic (Bertelsmann)

  • KidSoft (Club Kidsoft)

  • Palm Computing

  • MECC (Oregon Trail)

  • Hearst New Media

Publishing

  • Little, Brown & Company

  • John Wiley & Sons (Wiley)

  • HarperCollins

  • Merriam-Webster

  • Billboard Books

  • Andrews & McMeel (Universal)

  • Ten Speed Press

  • Random House

  • Viking / Penguin

  • Emmis Books

  • Video Review

  • American Film magazine

  • VIDEO magazine

  • TV Guide

  • VISIO magazine

  • Sphere Books (UK)

  • Warner Audio Publishing

  • D.C. Comics

  • Marvel Comics

  • New Chapter Press

  • New American Library

  • Grand Central Publishing (Warner)

Music Industry

  • Warner Bros. Records

  • CDNow

  • Bertelsmann e-commerce Group

  • Hard Rock Cafe, Inc.

  • EMI

  • Billboard Books

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