TITLE

PAT MITCHELL

AUTHOR(S)
Eggerton, John
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Multichannel News;1/23/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 4, Special Section pA8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features PBS president Pat Mitchell. She often regards NBC programming executive Brandon Tartikoff as the young genius upstairs. Career background of Mitchell is included. The president is scheduled to resign from PBS before June 2005 to join the Museum of Television & Radio as president/CEO. One of the initiatives she has helped launch is the kids video-on-demand service/digital channel Sprout.
ACCESSION #
19486792

 

Related Articles

  • Levin: video-on-demand a go at HBO. Goldsmith, Jill // Daily Variety;06/07/2001, Vol. 272 Issue 4, p34 

    Reports on the plans of Home Box Office (HBO) to launch an HBO video-on-demand (VOD) subscription service in the United States. Features of the venture; Assembly of the rights to start the VOD channel; Implementation of the involvement of studios and others selling programming to the network.

  • Bio power. Mason, M. S. // Christian Science Monitor;8/20/99, Vol. 91 Issue 186, p13 

    Explores the popularity of biographical television programs. How Arts & Entertainment has launched The Biography Channel; Various approaches to the biography and documentary; Comments of Sandra Heberer director of news and factual programming at Public Broadcasting Service (PBS); Variety of...

  • HBO to Launch SVOD in South Carolina. Umstead, R. Thomas // Multichannel News;6/11/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 24, p177 

    Reports the launching of subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) services by Home Box Office (HBO) in the United States. Efforts of several companies in launching SVOD; Price range of the services; Plans of Adelphia Communications Corp. to offer SVOD services.

  • VOD Sea Change. Whitney, Daisy // Television Week;7/10/2006, Vol. 25 Issue 28, p20 

    The article reports on the planned launch of a new video-on-demand (VOD) promotion by Scripps Networks to offer its top-rated shows on-demand, rather than library content in the U.S. Prior to its planned launch, Scripps has been offering utility player library fare on VOD instead of its popular...

  • Hallmark Reputation. Goldrich, Robert // SHOOT;8/24/2001, Vol. 42 Issue 34, p4 

    Focuses on the launching of the introductory advertising campaigns of Hallmark Channel in the United States. Context of the campaign entitled 'Surgeon' directed by Jim Jenkens; Quality of the commercials launched by Hallmark; Impact of the video on demand on advertisers; Challenges faced by...

  • Research:.  // CableFAX Daily;5/2/2006, Vol. 17 Issue 85, p2 

    Highlights the results of a study on cable programming in the U.S., conducted by Arbitron. Percentage of respondents who stated that basic cable networks should be able to air whatever programming they want; Information on video-on-demand format; Impact of the study on the cable industry.

  • Subscribing to SVOD.  // Multichannel News;05/08/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 19, p104 

    Interviews John Billock, president of Home Box Office cable television network, regarding subscription video-on-demand (SVOD). Schedule of launch of SVOD services; Consumer demand for SVOD; Views on cable operators' willingness to devote bandwidth to SVOD.

  • Xaos' Wild Ride. Diaz, Ann-Christine // Advertising Age's Creativity;May2000, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p46 

    Focuses on the broadcast identification campaign created by Xaos for cable television network ZDTV. Women executives at the animation and design house, Xaos; Mastery of the visual territory of large-format cinema; Xaos' ride film project for the Volkswagen AutoStadt automotive theme park.

  • Lynn Picard. Goetzl, David // Advertising Age;9/13/1999, Vol. 70 Issue 38, special section ps2 

    Features Lynn Picard, executive vice president of sales for cable television network Lifetime Television. Career background; Duties and responsibilities.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

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

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics