Johnny on the Spot
and parent company Portable Solutions Group was recently among the sponsors of the red carpet premiere of 'Extant' at the Ro-Na Theater in downtown Ironton, Ohio. Created by Ironton native, Mickey Fisher the new sci-fi drama aired Wednesday, July the 9th on CBS. As part of the shows premiere the Ro-Na theater and sponsors like Portable Solutions Group and Johnny on the Spot brought the public a taste of Hollywood right here in southeastern Ohio.
Complete with a free admission show and a live web chat with Fisher, area socialites and citizens packed the historic Ro-Na theater for the first show of the season. Starring Halle Barry 'Extant' is based on an astronaut (Barry) who returns home after a year long solo mission in space where she's been performing scientific experiments and is now faced with trying to resume everyday life. In the first episode she tries to reconnect with her family and deal with the consequences of spending a year in space.
Robert Slagel, President and CEO of Portable Solutions Group (pictured on the right with wife, Elizabeth Slagel) and Benjamin Pack (PSG CFO) were among the crowd at the Wednesday premiere of 'Extant' at the Ro-Na Theater.
"The excitement in Ironton right now is just amazing. I think everyone in town is proud of Mickey and what he's been able to accomplish", stated Mr. Slagel. "To think someone from Ironton, Ohio can go all the way out to California and get to work with Steven Spielberg, one of the biggest names in movies and entertainment is really mind blowing. We were more than happy to help sponsor this event. For the Ro-Na Theater, for Ironton, Ohio, and for our hometown hero, Mickey Fisher."
If you didn't catch the premiere Wednesday night you can watch the show online at www.CBS.com and will continue next Wednesday night at 9pm.
More information on Johnny on the Spot and Portable Solutions Group can be found online at www.JOTSandSOTS.com