Category Archives: Outdoor

YouTube Stars N.O.D.R. Fish Alongside Celebrities and Discover Hunting in New CarbonTV Original Series

on 06/12/17

YouTube Stars N.O.D.R. Are Now A CarbonTV Original Series | Carbon Media

DETROIT, MI — June 12, 2017 – CarbonTV debuts the original series “N.O.D.R.,” featuring comedic YouTube stars and fishermen Crappie Killa and Westbred Diamond, on-demand for free exclusively on and related CarbonTV OTT apps.

The first episode of the series, premiering today, features a fishing adventure in Florida with boxing legend “The Champ” Roy Jones Jr. on his farm. Jones gives them a lesson in fighting, and shows what it takes to be a champion in and out of the ring.

In the next episode, premiering June 19, Crappie and Westbred head to northern Michigan, to CarbonTV Founder David Farbman’s ranch, for a deer camp. They go out on the first deer hunt of their lives and have a blast in the outdoors.

Future episodes will showcase N.O.D.R. fishing alongside other celebrities, who are eager to get in a boat with the viral anglers. Additional exclusive content, including short clips of Crappie and Westbred called “N.O.D.R. Nibblets”, will also be available for free on CarbonTV.

“We are excited to be partnering with N.O.D.R. to help bring more diversity to the outdoors, and entertainment to a fishing show format,” says Kelley Wolf Griffith, VP of Production at Carbon Media Group.

N.O.D.R. was recently introduced on the streaming network in CarbonTV’s award-winning series American Elements, which received more than 1.3MM views on-site and across social within the first week. The N.O.D.R. YouTube channel was originally created in 2015.

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The best of what’s happening outdoors is happening here. With more than 170 shows and 4.8 million monthly views, CarbonTV is the leading online streaming destination for outdoor and rural lifestyle video. CarbonTV is the digital home to acclaimed shows, such as Heartlandia, American Elements, Heartland Bowhunter’s Behind the Draw, and Mega Truck Series. All video content is available on demand, for free at and through the CarbonTV app available on iOS, Android, Roku, Samsung Smart TVs, and Xbox One. To learn more, visit Download the iOS app: or the Android App: Connect on Facebook:

CNBC: The Huge Biz of Hunting

on 06/15/15

David Farbman | Carbon Media

David Farbman, founder of Carbon Media Group and Chairman behind, talks with CNBC about the huge business of hunting.

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PBR: Clark To Join PBR Live Broadcasts on CarbonTV

on 01/15/15

The Professional Bull Riders announced Monday that fan-favorite Brendon Clark, who retired from bull riding at the end of the 2013 Built Ford Tough Series season, will return to action as host and sideline reporter for the all new PBR LIVE on this Saturday and Sunday from Madison Square Garden in New York.

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Carbon Media Group becomes exclusive digital video content partner of the Professional Bull Riders

on 12/15/14, the premier online video destination for outdoor and rural themed content will be the exclusive home of PBR LIVE, the PBR’s event streaming, companion content and archival content channel. A total of 100 PBR events, consisting of non-televised Built Ford Tough Series (BFTS) performances, BlueDEF Velocity Tour (BDVT) events, the BlueDEF Velocity Finals and extensive coverage around the Built Ford Tough World Finals, will be broadcast live on starting with the 2015 BFTS season kickoff event in Baltimore, Maryland, on Jan. 2-3.

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Crain’s Detroit Business: Bagging the big bucks: From apps to ads, spending on hunting yields a bountiful harvest in Michigan

on 11/17/14

It wasn’t just shotguns and rifles that hundreds of thousands of hunters began lugging into the wilderness on Saturday for the start of Michigan’s two-week firearms deer season. Some of them also bought new tools: mobile devices and apps to help find and manage their deer hunt, and bottles of energy drink shots to help stay awake until the deer show up.

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Electronic Retailer: A Clear Connection

on 10/16/14

Despite the fact that digital advertising will account for more than 25 percent of global media spends for the first time this year, many online retailers are still struggling to grasp the best ways to directly engage their target demographics and successfully leverage digital advertising to reach their desired audiences. While the depth and flexibility of the digital media landscape affords abundant opportunities to craft compelling creative messaging, develop and deploy effective strategies, and connect with key demographics, much of the potential in this space remains unrealized or underutilized by online retailers.

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CarbonTV Set To Premiere ‘Behind The Draw’ On Oct. 7

on 10/07/14, a premium outdoor digital video network presented by Carbon Media Group, announced the launch of “Behind the Draw,” a brand new mini-series following the award-winning crew from Heartland Bowhunter, on Oct. 7. “Behind the Draw,” powered by RAM, will deliver a behind-the-scenes look at the Heartland Bowhunter crew’s deer hunting adventures across the Midwest through stunning visuals and commentary from members of Heartland Bowhunter. The show will be exclusive to

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Detroit Free Press: Content Provider Acquires Properties

on 08/01/14

The largest website Carbon Media is adding to its lineup is Homesteading Today, which helps people with advice and best practices about living self-sufficiently on topics such as agriculture and homemaking. It has close to 48,000 active participants and reached more than 750,000 unique visitors monthly, according to Carbon media.

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AgriMarketing: Carbon Media Acquires 36 Digital Properties from Group Builder

on 08/01/14

“Carbon Media Group is committed to creating, curating and sharing the most compelling content for a wide variety of outdoor enthusiasts,” said Chaudhary. “From fishers to farmers, this acquisition further enhances our position as the leading provider of digital content focused on the outdoors, action sports and agriculture.”

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DBusiness/Crain’s Detroit Business: Carbon Media Grows Online Presence With Digital Acquisitions

on 07/21/14

Carbon Media Group, the largest producer of digital content for those who live, work and play outdoors with a network of more than 500 websites, announced the acquisition of 36 digital properties from San Marcos, Texas-based Group Builder, a company focused on building and fostering online communities. Hyaat Chaudhary, CEO of Carbon Media Group, made the announcement.

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