MediaDailyNews Issues for March 2009

MediaDailyNews - Tuesday, March 31, 2009
Second Paper Goes Bankrupt In Second City, Sun Times Has Cloudy Future
Boston, Detroit Newspapers Cope With Layoffs, Delivery Reductions
Kagan: Future TV, Radio Revs Slow Through 2013
Outdoor Channel Debuts 4 New Series In 2Q
Zillion TV Adds Weinstein Co. Movies To Lineup
NBCU Pushes Earth Week, Furthers Green Initiatives
Hilton, NBC Site Partner For Travel Recommendations
Connell Heads Gannett's New ContentOne
Nielsen Reports Mixed Results, Discloses Restructuring Costs
Correction: Viewership Data From Pew's Project For Excellence
'NYT' Cuts City Section, LA 'Hoy' Drops Daily Schedule
Clear Channel Radio Appoints Goldstein CFO
Univision TV Revs Down 6%, Subdued Upfront
Greenberg To Chair 4As Digital Board
Volkswagen's Night At The Museum
MediaDailyNews - Monday, March 30, 2009
Study Shows Mags Reap More Ad Value Per Minute
Ad Research Foundation Kicks Off Annual Convention, Provides Free Streams
Local TV News Drops Revenue, Ratings
MSLO Taps Turner As CFO
NYTCO Cuts 100 Jobs, Salaries By 5%
'Christian Science Monitor' Gets Makeover As Weekly
John Lowell Leads Starcom Research Team
RPA: TV Remains Popular Medium, All Ages
Nielsen May Close 'Brandweek', 'Hollywood Reporter' Imperiled?
News: Court Young Demos On Social Net Sites
'Motherhood' Whacked By 'Idol'
Garrett Pops Off NBC Experience Store
MediaDailyNews - Friday, March 27, 2009
Study Finds Americans Becoming Screen-Based Multi-Taskers, But TV Still Dominates
Big-City Newspapers Face More Cuts
Hearst Considers Bid For Hearst-Argyle
LA Gives Incentives To Film, TV Production
Bad News: Plunging Newspaper, Online Revs
BBN Adds Sports To Lineup
Emmis Radio Tunes Into TV
NBA Shoots European Tour, Sponsors Follow
U.K. To Allow Abortion Ads
Icahn Moves To Increase Lionsgate Share
Mag Bag: 'Blender,' 'Genre' Close
Correction: 'Fortune' Ad Pages Down 32% Through February
'Idol' Rules On Any Night
MediaDailyNews - Thursday, March 26, 2009
First "L3" Data Reveals DVRs Boost Local Station Ratings
Ripple Effect: Place-Based Network Raises $4 Million For Expansion
Drive My Ads: Auto Spots On Rise
Hearst-Argyle Tries Private Route -- Again
NBC: Viewers Loyal To Online Viewing
Burkhardt Named Prez, Sportsman Channel
Brandtique: 'Bones,' Toyota And Audi
Blockbuster To Show Movies, TV Via TiVo
Trib Combines Global Reporting, 'Houston Chronicle' Layoffs
Ion To Produce 12 Original Movies
Infiniti Revs Up Branded Entertainment Deals, Will Measure Their ROI
Lifetime Gets Game With Roiworld
Hispanic Radio, Magazines Take Hits
MediaDailyNews - Wednesday, March 25, 2009
Carat Revises Ad Outlook. Calls For 9.8% Drop In U.S., 5.8% In Global Ad Spending
Media X: Past Perfect
Death Greatly Exaggerated: TV Key To Media's Future
Ex-MindShare Exec To Head OMD Strategy
Nielsen To Measure Cablevision's News12
MPG Wins $100 Mil. In New Business
Arbitron Realigns, Cuts 110 Staffers
Dorn To Editorial Director, AIM's Western Outdoor Group
In Focus: Hallmark Channel Unveils 35 Movies For 2009-'10
Siloed: Clients Lag Agencies In Integrated Opportunities
Senator Proposes Newspaper Tax Break
'Dancing' Sees Ratings Stars
MediaDailyNews - Tuesday, March 24, 2009
Zingale Named Media Storm Managing Director
Buy Back: Cox Radio To Go Private
Smith To Head CEA At Howard University
Time Warner Goes Euro, Buys CME Stake
Hachette Puts Enthusiast Titles Up for Sale
Clear Channel, FBI Renew Outdoor Partnership
Cartoon Network Teams Up With NBA
FCC Commissioner Adelstein Nominated for Agriculture Post
Nexstar Will Manage Four Points Media
Advance Folds 'Ann Arbor News,' Unpaid Furloughs Companywide
Digital Startups Face Funding Obstacles
'Red Zone' Kicks Off On Cable
Obama, NCAA Score For CBS
MediaDailyNews - Monday, March 23, 2009
Changing Of The Guard: Wieser Succeeds Coen As Interpublic's Chief Forecaster
Dear Bev: What Kind Of Advice Are Career Coaches Offering In This Challenging Employment Environment?
Koeppen Named News Corp.'s COO Europe, Asia
Nielsen: Digital Transition Readiness Soars
Kennedy To SVP, Research, ABC TV
Fallen 'Idol': Employees Sue Hit Show
LA Gov Deadlocks On Billboard Law
Sandow Acquires 'Western Interiors'
MyNetworkTV Orchestrates New Affiliate Deals
Ad Blues: Major Mag Publishers Endured Tough Winter
Obama's 'Tonight' Appearance Clicked With Viewers
MediaDailyNews - Friday, March 20, 2009
Intercontinental Awards Mindshare Media Buying, Planning Biz
TVB ePort Passes $200 Million Mark
Goldberg To Head TV Land PRIME
Spark Wins Armour Media Account
Nielsen: Financial Institutions Build Confidence With Advertising
Santarosa Named EVP Recipe.TV
Lee Partners Bullish On Media, Advertising Long-Term
MTV Introduces Creative Music Integration
Bad Review: Blockbuster Video Revs Plummet
Brand Power: Kellogg, Bayer Up, P&G, GE Down
Mag Bag: Conde Nast's Media Group Layoffs
MediaDailyNews - Thursday, March 19, 2009
Aegis: We're Done With U.S. Job Cuts, Focused On 'Fixing' Carat
The Venom Of The Crowd
SAG-AFTRA May Strike Over Commercial Ad Model
Universal McCann Lays Off Nearly 8% Of U.S. Workforce
Zucker Weighs In On Leno, NBC's Future
Brandtique: 'Trust Me,' Bertolli
NSA Offers New Sales Tracking Service
'Idol' Trading Cards Coming
Good News: 'San Diego Union-Tribune' Sold
Rohrs To Exit TVB
'Tucson Citizen' Gets Temporary Reprieve
Lexus Drives 'Mine," Time's New Customized Mag
Hit Parade: 3 More Radio Companies Report Declines
'Idol' Slows 'Dancing' Down
Stewart Slammed For CNBC Attacks
MediaDailyNews - Wednesday, March 18, 2009
Newspapers Expand Digital Platforms
Media X: Play Rough
'Tucson Citizen' Closes After 140 Years
Westwood One: Revs Down 10.4% In '08
No Go: Audit Bureau Delays Conference
HBO Signs Chase To 'Dreams' Miniseries
'T'-icked Off: Font Front In The Information War
March Madness Slam Dunks YouTube
Fired Up: Discovery Sues Amazon Over Kindle
Fandango Movie Tix Available To Dish Customers
Obama Touts Economic Plans On 'Tonight'
Playboy Embraces Reality Shows
Syndies Pick Up Viewers, 'Doctors' Gets Boost