Wednesday, December 17, 2008
  • Immelt Predicts: NBCU Earns Flat Profits In '09

    Expect NBC Universal's profits to be flat to down next year, the CEO of parent General Electric said Tuesday. Jeff Immelt suggested that downward … Read the whole story

  • Extreme Makeover: The Sears Edition, Grignon Out As Media Chief

    Perianne Grignon, one of the most influential women in the media buying world, is out as vice president-media services of retail giant Sears Holding … Read the whole story

  • Media X: A Formal Protest

    The Millennials are really crapping up the media business. I'm not talking about their famous and hugely undeserved sense of entitlement. No, the real … Read the whole story

  • Nielsen: Top Time-Shifted TV Shows

    Cable delivers the most top TV programs when it comes to the percentage of its audience that time-shifts viewings. Led by Sci-Fi Channel's "Battlestar … Read the whole story

  • Initiative Taps Collins As SVP, National Broadcast

    Kevin Collins, credited with playing a vital role in Initiative's recent win of much of the MillerCoors account, has been promoted to senior vice … Read the whole story

  • Visible World, SaysMe.TV Let Consumers Personalize TV Ads

    Addressable TV advertising company Visible World and SaysMe.TV, a company that allows users to customize TV ads they see, have entered into a partnership. … Read the whole story

  • BET Launches In Africa

    Ten months after it launched in the U.K., Viacom's BET has moved into Africa in a significant way, debuting in 29 countries on multiple … Read the whole story

  • There Will Be Blood: Kubas Forecasts Dismal Newspaper Future

    The outlook for newspaper ad revenue in 2009 is "terrible," according to a forecast released Tuesday by Kubas Consultants, based on their survey of … Read the whole story