CABLE'S Next Generation
- Spotlight SANDY WAX. Coyle, Lauren // Multichannel News;Sep2003, Vol. 24 Issue 35, p13
Features Sandy Wax, vice president of program planning, scheduling and acquisitions at SoapNet. Educational background; Views on the field of marine biology; Career in the cable industry.
- Tom Calderone. Klaassen, Abbey // Advertising Age;4/10/2006, Vol. 77 Issue 15, pS8
The article profiles Tom Calderone, general manager of VH1. The general manager of VH1 left the radio business in 1998 to work in music and talent programming for MTV Network and has carved out a space right where music and popular culture intersect. Calderone believes exclusive programming and...
- Cable Hears Parity Calling. Larson, Megan // MediaWeek;2/2/2004, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p6
Deals with the growth in primetime ratings of cable television networks in the U.S. in January 2004 and its impact on their cost-per-thousand (CPM) pricing. Effect on the CPM gap between cable and broadcast networks; Percentage of increase in prime ratings of cable networks; Implications of the...
- Higgins to Cartoon Network. Chunovic, Louis // Television Week;6/23/2003, Vol. 22 Issue 25/26, p1
Reports on the appointment of Bob Higgins as senior vice president of programming and development for the kids businesses of Cartoon Network. Career background of Higgins; Duties and responsibilities of Higgins at the cable television network; Plans of Higgins.
- `We Don't Have to Care, We're the Cable Company.' Aufderheide, Pat // Progressive;Jan91, Vol. 55 Issue 1, p28
The article considers care and concern abuses within the U.S. cable industry. Cable looks like a luxury compared with broadcast television, but not to the residents of Madelia, Minnesota, a rural community where the only signals that come in clearly come through cable wires, And not to residents...
- Sex, please, we're British. Gremillion, Jeff // MediaWeek;6/9/2003, Vol. 13 Issue 23, pSR8
Deals with the increase in popularity of cable network BBC America as of June 2003. Growth in the subscriber base of BBC America in 2002; Factors which contributed to the success of the network; Type of programming at BBC which are enjoyed by American viewers.
- Channels No Longer a Premium. Chunovic, Louis // Television Week;7/28/2003, Vol. 22 Issue 30, p40
Discusses study findings on subscriber's interest in lucrative premium subscriptions. Decline in number of premium channel subscribers; Interest of subscribers in various programming genres; Demand of subscribers for more movies; Reason why premium subscription rates have been falling.
- Top pay-per-view events. // Broadcasting & Cable;03/06/2000, Vol. 130 Issue 10, p44
Ranks the top pay-per-view events by category for the period covering 1990 to 1999. Categories include boxing; Wrestling and music programs; Ring sports; Telecast dates and viewership.
- Ratings. // Cable World (10427228);9/2/2002, Vol. 14 Issue 32, p27
Presents data on cable television programming as of August 2002. Top 40 basic cable advertising-supported programs; Basic cable network rankings; Basic cable advertising-supported programming for adults.