Michael Nise, WPPX-61 ION Media Television Networks (Formerly PAX), WPPX-61 Public Affairs Director
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WPPX-61 ION Media Television Netw...

Local Address: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
WPPX-61 Public Affairs Director

Employment History

  • Executive Producer
    Chat 24 / City Talk / Click Here / I ON (Philadelphia)
  • President and Chief Executive Officer
  • Executive Producer
  • Founder and Publisher and Writer
    MUSIC BOX and TAKE ONE Entertainment Magazines
  • Executive Producer

Board Memberships and Affiliations


  • Master's , Psychology, Social Sciences, Media
    Temple University


  • Michael Nise is  a multiple award-winning Executive Producer, Producer, Director, Writer and On Air Talent. His proven track record includes producing diverse interactive media projects for major TV networks, radio stations, national cable systems, p...
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Frank Cerami of Mix 95.7 will ...
musicsall.com, 21 Feb 2012 [cached]
Frank Cerami of Mix 95.7 will broadcast the events live and will be joined by special co-host, Michael Nise, executive producer of Dancin On Air and Dance Party USA as well as other special guests.
Dance Party USA - TV Series - TV Tome
www.tvtome.com, 28 April 2004 [cached]
DANCIN' ON AIR -- produced from 1981-1987 by Michael Nise and his father, Frank -- was the forerunner of DANCE PARTY USA.
DANCE PARTY USA - produced from 1986 to 1992 by Michael & Frank Nise -- was taped and then broadcast to 50 United States, all US territories and parts of Canada on the USA Network.
Michael Nise -- Executive Producer and Producer of DANCIN' ON AIR, DANCE PARTY USA, ONE HOUSE STREET, UNDER 18 NOT ADMITTED and AMERICA AFTER DARK -- holds the world's record for producing the most number of TV dance shows in the world, in any lifetime or career, and he did it in only 12 years -- that is 1/3 less time than any other producer or executive producer in this genre.
In 1985, Michael Nise began the process to syndicate DANCIN' ON AIR on the west coast.He met with little success, at first.
Even Hulk Hogan asked Michael Nise if he could Host just one show because his daughter was such a huge fan of DANCE PARTY USA.
" ... Mike (Nise) has displayed the professional acumen so vital to achieving success in this industry.His high standards of honesty, sincerity, and perseverance have made him a pleasure tantrum, all endemic to the entertainment world.Thanks to his astute business judgments and his creative outpourings, our association has been exceedingly successful..." Zvi Shoubin, Station Manager, WPHL-TV
Michael Nise, executive producer of DANCE PARTY USA, DANCIN' ON AIR, UNDER 18 NOT ADMITTED, AMERICA AFTER DARK, and ONE HOUSE STREET, has 12+ years of experience to attract sponsorships of special programs successfully.
I would not hesitate to work with Mike Nise on any project to which he was committed.
Michael Nise - Executive Producer
Michael Nise, executive producr of Dancin' On Air and Dance Party USA, will appear on Philadelphia's "10", NBC's morning show this Friday, Feb 18, 2005 with Deborah "Debbie" Gibson - whose pictures are rumored to be in March's Playboy issue.
Mr. Nise will "walk down memory lane" with Ms. Gibson and promote the Feb 20, 2005 reunion / charity event, and clips of other stars who appeared on Dancin' On Air will be seen, including:
Mike Nise The ...
www.broadcastpioneers.com, 1 July 2013 [cached]
Mike Nise The Broadcast Pioneers of Philadelphia
Michael Nise
Broadcast Pioneers member Mike Nise is President, CEO and Executive Producer for Omni 2000, Inc., an international, full-service multiple-media company with a rich heritage in Digital, Video, Audio, Broadcast and Production that spans over three decades.
Nise's remarkable career in the music and recording industry began in 1968. Nise and his father, Frank, created an audio production facility that launched an award-winning music production house. The business expanded to include a music publishing and an entertainment management company. Later, it evolved to include a full service video and broadcast production facility.
Nise's extensive media and management background includes producing projects for print media, record labels, advertising agencies, corporations, newsworthy political and government representatives, legal, medical & business professionals, sports and entertainment celebrities for radio, television and the print media.
His credits includes developing and producing highly rated interactive programs (live and live-to-tape) for a wide range of demographics for major television networks, radio stations, and national cable systems. Nise is also a multiple award-winning Executive Producer, Producer, Director, Writer and On Air Talent.
Early on, Nise's productivity and creativity was instantly successful with the on-location recording, mastering and pressing of 47 concerts. Nise's impressive track-record includes: Developing 4 successful record labels that produced original and critically acclaimed music for over 20 national and international record labels; Music identification for the advertising industry; Books dramatized on tape; Nise produced the album, "August," that is currently collector's album, worldwide and his production of studio gospel recordings includes a Grammy nomination for The Dixie Hummingbird's, "In Good Health. Nise's audio dramatization (with originally scored music), "The Destroyer," also received a Grammy nomination.
Multi-platinum and million seller music awards presented to Nise by nearly every major record label include such notables as: The Pointer Sisters, Diana Ross, The Sugar Hill Gang, Philadelphia United, Patrice, The Philadelphia Society, Jody Watley, The Fat Boys, Luther Vandross and The Boys, MCA Records, Mowtown Records, USA Records and Polygram Records.
As a manager, music publisher and producer involved with Columbia and Capital Records, Nise was engaged to operate the Society Hill Sound Studio in Philadelphia as the "Philly Sound" gained momentum. Under Nise's leadership, the studio doubled its income and was the 2nd hottest producing studio in Philadelphia.
Nise is a long-standing voting member of the Grammy Awards and the Recording Academy and currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Broadcast Pioneers of Philadelphia.
Nise is the creator, writer and publisher of Music Box, a trade magazine, and Take One, Philadelphia's first public entertainment newspapers. Take One expanded its coverage from music to live events, movies, television, and entertainment personalities and was distributed in several states achieving achieve a 100,000 print run and a 300,000 circulation the first year.
As successful writer, and publisher of Take One, Nise become acquainted with John Lennon, Tina Turner, Jim Crocé and other giants in the recording industry.
Nise is best known as the Executive Producer and Producer for Dance Party USA and Dancin' On Air. Nise is one of 3 people alive today who possess a proven track-record for producing long-running, highly-rated, national television dance shows.
Nise holds the "World's Record For Producing The Most Number Of Television Dance Shows In The History Of Television," and he did it in only 11 years. Over 3300 Dancin' On Air and Dance Party USA shows were broadcast from Philadelphia, "The Television Dance Show Capitol Of The World," and from the surrounding tri-state area.
Michael holds a Bachelors Degree from Temple University in Education and Psychology and aMasters Degree from the same school in Education and Media with a minor in Psychology.
The Broadcast Pioneers of Philadelphia
www.broadcastpioneers.com, 16 July 2006 [cached]
Mike Nise, producer/director for "Dancin' on Air" and "Dance Party USA"
Broadcast Pioneers - Innovators in Philly
www.broadcastpioneers.org, 20 April 2011 [cached]
We also had a short presentation where Michael Nise, President and CEO of Omni 2000 donated 75 original one-inch video tape masters to the Broadcast Pioneers Digital Archival Project.
Michael Nise and Jerry Klein
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