If you've heard
the term 'Smooth Jazz', or of the widely used anti-war slogan
NO BLOOD FOR OIL, then you know of coinage work by Claude Rallins.
Environmental campaigns he launched, from Poison Playground to
preventing 'Retail Rate' mass incineration, Helped
A few years
out of high school, Rallins opened the first video resume company,
VESS Inc., and introduced "Smooth Jazz" radio with
/ aka The Wind, on KRCL public radio in 1979. Other highlights
include producing and hosting The Job Channel on Chicago broadcast
TV in the '80's. Greenpeace Live on Chicago cable TV, and U.N.
Radio Chicago, in the 1990's.
created Greenpeace ActionLine, an impactful local-global phone-casting
to voice action tool, featuring Action
recorded in his home studio. Online in '99, with Sonic
- a pioneering audio website. In 2009, he introduced and operated
the 1st streaming in-room hotel TV channel service, L.A. LIVELY;
for Sheraton L.A.
Claude foresaw global streaming TV in the 'dial-up' days and took 1st
mover advantage to secure premium TV channel & media domain
assets. Working some, like Species TV, to help get the word
out. And, finding respectable homes for others. Please. Make