- Random House Creates Three New Publishing Groups. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;10/12/1998, Vol. 245 Issue 41, p11
Reports formation of three publishing groups at Random House. Publishing and activities that each group will consist of; President of each department named; Layoffs as a result of the reorganization; Areas in which the company will not expand.
- Where's S&S's Future? Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;4/25/2005, Vol. 252 Issue 17, p8
Speculates on the future of Simon & Schuster (S&S) after the planned split of Viacom into two companies, as of April 2005. Likely cost of buying S&S; Percentage of an increase in the sales of S&S in the first quarter of 2005; Books that helped boost the sales of S&S.
- PowerByHand Unveils Top eBooks For July; Brown Leads Fiction. // Book Publishing Report;8/23/2004, Vol. 29 Issue 32, p4
Reports that Durham, North Carolina-based mobile content provider PowerByHand's eReader.com has released the list of top best selling electronic books for July 2004 in the U.S. Domination of Dan Brown in the fiction list; Citation of the top ten best selling electronic books by unit sales;...
- Random House forms new adult publishing groups. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;5/31/1999, Vol. 246 Issue 22, p18
Announces the formation of four publishing groups as part of Random House's realignment of its adult publishing operations in May 1999. Most significant changes planned; Executive appointments resulting from the restructuring; Divisions affected.
- Literati read Random House tea leaves, and worries mount. Flamm, Matthew // Crain's New York Business;1/19/2009, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p4
The article presents information on the reorganization plans of Random House Inc. Random House's new chief executive Markus Dohle has announced that the publisher would fold into three divisions from five. A Random House Publishing Group spokeswoman vows that the reorganization will make the...
- Random House Unites Retail Sales Force. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;1/26/2004, Vol. 251 Issue 4, p97
Reports on the move by publishing company Random House to combine two separate retail sales units, as of January 2004. Impact on field and telemarketing positions; Objective behind the effort; Executives appointed to lead the combined unit.
- Purcell to Head Random House Marketing Unit. // Publishers Weekly;10/4/2004, Vol. 251 Issue 40, p23
Focuses on the decision of Random House to combine its library and academic marketings departments into a single unit in 2004. Background of director of library and academic marketing, Marcia Purcell.
- Viacom Earnings Dip. Wolf, Jessica // Home Media Magazine;5/13/2007, Vol. 29 Issue 19, p28
The article reports on a decline in earnings of media company Viacom Inc. in the U.S. for the first quarter of 2007. Its first-quarter earnings declined by 36 percent due to higher printing and advertising costs for theatrical films and restructuring expenses in the company's MTV Networks...
- VIACOM MERGES PARAMOUNT PARKS. Goldsmith, Jill // Daily Variety;05/08/2000, Vol. 267 Issue 46, p26
Reports on United States-based Viacom's merger of its theme park business Paramount Parks with Viacom Entertainment Group as of May 8, 2000.