Monday, October 13, 2008
  • Sorokin Out At Carat, P&G Account Chief Cass Named President

    Carat U.S., which has been reeling from weak new business and a spate of lay-offs, handed out another pink slip today, announcing that it ... Read the whole story

  • In-Box '08 -- Subject: "Barack Obama Prime-Time Pilot Treatment"

    Pilot Episode: "Take Me To The Cleaners" Writers: Tina Fey Joe Klein Cast: Barack Obama as "Barack Obama" Halle Berry as "Michelle Obama" Alec ... Read the whole story

  • Viacom Warns 3Q Revs Will Take Big Hits

    Viacom says a now-expected 2% drop in worldwide advertising revenue for its TV networks and other properties will significantly affect its third-quarter earnings. Read the whole story

  • Good News: NBCU 3Q Profits Up 10%

    General Electric said Friday that despite a loss for the Olympics, NBC Universal profits for the third quarter still climbed into double digits for ... Read the whole story

  • IFC/Sundance Gets New Exec Team

    Rainbow Media has promoted two executives to help drive revenues from branded entertainment and sponsorship sales at its two ad-free networks: IFC and Sundance. Read the whole story

  • MyAds Give Access To MySpace

    MySpace's solution to a dreadful economy is allowing small businesses and individuals outside its social network to affordably create and service their own graphic ... Read the whole story

  • 'Cosmo Girl' Closes, Brand Remains Online

    As the nation reeled from the unfolding credit crisis and steep declines on the stock market today, Hearst Magazines delivered an additional blow: It ... Read the whole story

  • NJ Attorney General Sues Arbitron

    Shortly after New York State attorney general Andrew Cuomo sued Arbitron to prevent publication of radio ratings from its Portable People Meter, the attorney ... Read the whole story

  • 'Kath & Kim,' 'Life on Mars' Have Decent Debuts

    New network shows are doing OK. NBC's "Kath & Kim" and ABC's "Life on Mars" delivered decent ratings on Thursday night. "Saturday Night Live" ... Read the whole story