MediaDailyNews Editions for February 2009
MediaDailyNews - Friday, Feb. 13, 2009
Parade's Anderson To Retire
FCC OK's TWC Spin Off
Bottom Line: Viacom's 4Q Revs Dive 69%
Brandtique: General Mills, 'Biggest Loser'
Charter To File Bankruptcy
Net Gains: Nielsen Sizes Up TV Hits Online
Univision Most-Pirated Broadcast Net On YouTube
Nathanson: Wall Street Soured On News Corp., Viacom
ESPN Ads: A-Rod Pitches World Baseball Classic
ANA's Jaffe: Democrats Bad News For Advertisers
GroupM Unit: Motorsports Braces For Crash As Sponsors Hit The Brakes
Now Hear This: Google Audio Ads Silenced
Craftsman Retools Nascar Relationship
Mag Bag: 'Urban Metro' Launches
MediaDailyNews - Thursday, Feb. 12, 2009
Digital Out-of-Home Media Awards Announced
Silver Lining: DDB New York Gets New Chief Creative
Radical Shift: 4As Propose Single Spot-Buy Currency
TV Petitions FCC: Keep February Digital Date
Anheuser's Top Creative Departs
Google: Paid Search Drives TV Tune In
Sun-Times Names Halbreich Chairman
Mandel Disconnects From Nielsen, Research Integration Unit Disbanded
Faulty Signals: Sirius, Clear Channel Face Possible Bankruptcy
Wall Street Firm Lowers Madison Avenue Outlook For Third Time
New 'Pets.TV' Cleared In 85% Of U.S.
Journal Register Closes Dozens Of Newspapers
MediaDailyNews - Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2009
GroupM, Nielsen To Track TV Spots In-Flight
ANA To TV Nets: Marketers Slashing Budgets
Media X: Of Brands and Barnyards
Forrester Research Cuts 5% Of Staff
Omnicom Revs Drop 14% In 4Q
Study: TV Key Source Of Economic News
Publicis Reports Surprising Growth, Prepares For 2009 Street Brawl On Madison Avenue
Dentsu To Turn Chub City Into TV Series
Lionsgate: Film Losses, TV Posts Gains
Mag World: Anderson Stops Distributing, Source Interlink Sues
Major Paper Cut: MPA Loses Hachette
Comcast Names New COO For E!, G4
MediaDailyNews - Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2009
TargetCast Taps Millward Brown's Sedlarcik As Head Of Insights, Analytics
Group Finds Researcher Violated Ethics Code
Dear Bev: It seems like everyone has a different idea of what my resume should look like. How do I know whose suggestions to follow?
Gallo To President, TBWAChiatDay New York
Stand Off: Magazine Newsstand Sales Tumble 11%
USA Net, Universal Promote '09 Film Slate
MediaBrands Names Marroquin Managing Director
Backchannel, Gray TV Click
Sports Package: Major League Baseball Cuts 2 Online Deals
NBA Horseplay: Geico Shoots For Sponsorship
Absolut First: Ads Run Locally During Grammys
Stay On Green: ProLink In-Golf Ad Deal
Ratings: Grammys Make Beautiful Music
MediaDailyNews - Monday, Feb. 9, 2009
Golf Sponsorships In Trouble
Emmys Increase Number of Nominees
Despite Cancellations, Most TV Dollars Stay Put
Sirius/XM Debuts Mad Dog Radio, All-Sports Channel
The Philly Challenge: Verizon, Comcast Battle For Customers
Red Ink: 4Q Mag/Newspaper Results
CBS' Schieffer Hosts Web-Only News Show
Paramount's 'The Soloist' Buys Into ABC's Oscar Show
Telemundo Campaign Hopes To Boost Census Participation
Disruptive Media: Mobile Phones, Ad Spend Declines
MediaDailyNews - Friday, Feb. 6, 2009
MPG Passes Screen Test, Lands Starring Role With CBS Films
News Corp. Goes Deep Into Red With $6.4 Billion Net Loss
MediaVest Elevates Team, Taps New SVP, VPs
Brandtique: Smart Car, 'Kath & Kim'
Crispin Porter Cuts 60 Staffers
WB Entertainment Buys Snowblind
Nielsen: Bud, GoDaddy Most-Viewed Super Bowl Spots
McClatchy 2008 Ad Revs Down 18%, More Cuts To Come
Wall Street Journal Crashes, Slashes Edit Staff
Belo 4Q Registers 8.8% Drop, Declining Auto Ads Blamed
Making Music: Live Nation, CBS Radio
Tribune's New Web Bureau Showcases Entertainment
Broadcasters Challenge Nielsen Digital 'Preparedness' Counts
Miss Universe Sparkles With Diamond Sponsor
Mag Bag: Doubledown Busts, Conde May Lose 'Allure'
MediaDailyNews - Thursday, Feb. 5, 2009
Nielsen Puts Online Guru In Charge Of Digital TV Services
Time Warner Bleeding, More Layoffs Coming
ABC Launches Audit Fast Track
Jonathan Wald Leaves CNBC
Bad Economy Could Be Good For Big Media (And Marketers)
Congress Extends Digital TV Deadline
E.W. Scripps Names O'Brien VP, TV Sales
The Other Research Shoe Drops: Carat Taps Former OMDer Hess As Research Czar
'NYT' Debates Charging For Web Site
Deep Cuts: Mags Heavily Discount Rate Cards In 2008
Post Super Bowl, Car Site Traffic Spikes
Close-up: Radice Named NATAS President
Advertisers/Marketers: In Tight Economy, Consumers Prioritize Spending
MediaDailyNews - Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2009
Emmis Picks Up Sales For Tribune Co.'s Chicago Mag
Omnicom Restructures Global Research Team, Mike Hess Latest Departure In Madison Avenue Research Exodus
Possible Charter Bankruptcy, Moody's Lowers Gannett Rating
Prime-Time TV Commercial Prices Plummet, CBS Faces Biggest Drop
Media X: Unnecessary Roughness
Thornton To CFO/SVP, Tribune Interactive
Google Strikes Traffic, Billing Deal Making It Easier To Sell TV Ads
Doubledown Media Shutters
On Further Review, Super Bowl Ad Involved A Check
SMG, Donovan Settle Arbitration
Costas Joins MLB Network
Innerscope: Metrics Differ On Top Super Bowl Ads
Conde Nast Delivers Ads Via Net-Based System
Madison Avenue Tells Mags Not To 'Bleed' Advertisers
Disney Reports Q4 Revenue Declines
Big Screen: Study Touts Cinema Ad Effectiveness
ESPN Radio Gets News Sales Manager
Fox Brings Biz Network To Dish
Mobile Generator: ID/Shop Text Partner For Mobile Ads
Super Bowl Doesn't Kick Up NBC Prime Time
MediaDailyNews - Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2009
Rebranded Maxus/CICM Heads GroupM In Spain
Upside: Optimedia Offers Coping Strategies For Downturn
Hearst Pub Provides Videos To Verizon
Super Bowl: Great Game, Decent Ratings
Cashing In: NBC Ran Hulu Super Bowl Spot For Free
Interpublic Dissolves Another Magna Brand, Renames Media Barter Unit 'Orion'
'Martha Stewart Living' Editor Exits
Outdoor Uses Online Media To Get Madison Avenue's Eyes On New Ratings Data
Dished: AT&T Switches To DirecTV
BET Gets 'Game'
Ion Debuts '09 Programming Slate
For Sale: Premier Retail Networks, Screenvision
Telemundo Kicks Off New Soccer Site
MediaDailyNews - Monday, Feb. 2, 2009
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Giving Voice: P&G Bullish On Ad Spending
Obama Supports DTV Delay, Bill Passage Expected
BMW Narrows Media Review To 2 Agencies
Oklahoma City Fails Digital TV Ratings Test, First Nielsen Market To Be Excluded
Newspaper Web Audience Grows, Revs Decline
Super Bowl Ads Stream After Airing
'OK' Shakeup: Brownridge Follows EIC Out the Door
Paper Cuts: Belo Lays Off 500, 'LA Times' Axes 300
Mobile Gets Game: Big Increase In Downloads
Gannett 4Q: Revs Drops 22.7%
Strahan To Host Spike's 'Pros'
'Idol' Still A Powerhouse
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