TITLE

Moonves' mantra: Remain hands on

AUTHOR(S)
Adalian, Josef
PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
Daily Variety;10/30/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 19, pA8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses Leslie Moonves' leadership of American broadcaster CBS Inc. as its chairman and chief executive officer. Continued involvement in the production of television programs; Reactions to both positive and negative developments at the network; Inspiration of loyalty among executives and employees.
ACCESSION #
11275262

 

Related Articles

  • Kelly Kahl. Berman, Marc // Brandweek;05/29/2000, Vol. 41 Issue 22, pU46 

    Interviews Kelly Kahl, senior vice president for program planning and scheduling for CBS Incorporated, about the trends in television programming and the network's lineup for September 2000. Television programming goal; His view on over-emphasis on a certain show; His view on how a network can...

  • Stringer's trip to Black Rock. McClintock, Pamela // Daily Variety;10/30/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 19, pA12 

    Focuses on Sony Corp. chair and chief executive officer Howard Stringer's career at CBS. Assignments as CBS News producer; Achievements as CBS president from 1988 to 1995; Development of the program '48 Hours.'

  • CBS's Survivor Beats Geezer Rap. Gunther, Marc // Fortune;2/4/2002, Vol. 145 Issue 3, p28 

    Interviews Leslie Moonves, chief executive officer of CBS and UPN. His impressive turnaround of the struggling television network; How Moonves accomplished his goal of attracting a younger audience; Moonves' worries about fragmentation in broadcasting; Ways in which Moonves plans to improve the...

  • Michael Jordan Retires! Gunther, Marc // Fortune;11/23/1998, Vol. 138 Issue 10, p33 

    Reports the departure of CBS chief executive Michael Jordan and NBC's Scott Sassa. Pressure from ratings declines and rising costs for sports, programming and news talent; Prospects for the studios, and their searches for partners or buyers.

  • Duo keeps CBS at top of Sunday night movie heap. Schneider, Michael // Electronic Media;03/30/98, Vol. 17 Issue 14, p3 

    Credits Joan Harrison, vice president of miniseries, and Sunta Izzicupo, vice president of motion pictures at the CBS television network for the company's success in movies and miniseries for the 1997 season. Benefits of the success to the company; Information on television movies in...

  • TOPPER EMBRACES MULTIPLATFORM AGE. Littleton, Cynthia // Variety;10/1/2007, Vol. 408 Issue 7, pA5 

    This article profiles Leslie Moonves, the head of CBS. Moonves does not see the end of traditional television due to the digital revolution but instead sees all the options as a way for CBS to make more money on its content. Because of this, he will be honored as the Personality of the Year at...

  • 6. Scott Koondel. Berman, Marc // MediaWeek;9/17/2007, Vol. 17 Issue 33, p20 

    The article presents a profile of Scott Koondel, executive vice president of CBS Television Distribution Group. Koondel is responsible for marketing all television programs produced by divisions of CBS including CBS Paramount, Showtime, and CBS News, an annual 75,000 hours of programming. His...

  • Closed circuit: New York.  // Broadcasting & Cable;9/18/95, Vol. 125 Issue 38, p81 

    Presents news briefs on the happenings in the media world of New York City as reported on September 18, 1995. Concerns of the staff of CBS on the pension issue after its merger with Westinghouse and the response of Westinghouse CEO Michael Jordon; Availability of the television rights for the...

  • Paley leaves broadcast legacy. Christopher, Maurine // Advertising Age;11/5/1990, Vol. 61 Issue 46, p50 

    Pays tribute to William S. Paley, founder and chairman of CBS Inc., who died on October 26, 1990 in the U.S. Career background; Contributions to television broadcasting; Role of Paley in the expansion of CBS.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics