SMALL TOWN BIG DEAL Television show that airs on RFD TV brings their production to Boonville MO, on April 20th to film a story on the Clydesdale Farm.
“ Small Town Big Deal" celebrates the great stories across America featuring; great histories, extraordinary happenings, unique events, unsung heroes and down-home fun. Isn't it about time for some positive, refreshing Television?
Rodney Miller, creator and host of RFD-TVs “Small Town Big Deal” welcomes Jann Carl as his new co-host of the rural lifestyle show. Carl, a former correspondent and weekend anchor for “Entertainment Tonight”, will join Miller, a long-time leader in the agricultural machinery industry, for the show’s weekly television episodes. “I’m trading in the red carpets of Hollywood for the green pastures of rural America and I can’t wait to get started!’ says Carl.
Miller’s new show Small Town Big Deal premiered in September 2012 on RFD-TV network, shining the spotlight on the innovative, interesting, and historic things happening in small town USA.
In addition to her extensive hosting experience Jann Carl also brings to the show her background as a writer-producer, and to the surprise of many, she has a mid-western farm background as well. Her grandparents were dairy farmers, and her father was a sales and marketing executive with John Deere for 30 years. Her career has included positions as an Emmy award-winning reporter and news anchor for network TV stations prior to joining Entertainment Tonight where she was on-air for 13 years.
"Jann Carl brings tremendous TV experience, is well known nationally, and is truly a down to earth rural American girl,” says Miller. “I'm honored and humbled she believes in Small Town Big deal enough to want to partner with us. She will help take us to a whole new level of programming and notoriety, probably not attainable without her. I so look forward to working together."
A native of Benton, IL, Miller has served as the CEO of McCormick International, USA in Duluth, Georgia and had previously been CEO of Montana Tractors, a nationwide distributor of compact tractors and equipment, located in Springdale, AR. He still maintains an active farming operation in IL and GA and is an avid collector of antique tractors.
Small Town Big Deal airs on Thursdays at 9:30pm Eastern/8:30 pm Central on RFD-TV.
Stop by to see Rodney and Jann at the Clydesdale Farm as they tell the history of this great farm.
For more information and to schedule an interview: Tibretta Reiman 618-559-1381
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