A TV-and-More Strategy for Asian-Americans
- Asian Net Coming. Umstead, R. Thomas // Multichannel News;1/19/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p23
Deals with the decision of ImaginAsian Entertainment Inc. to launch ImaginAsian TV in August 2004. Information on ImaginAsian TV; Other channels that try to cater to the Asian-American audience; Negotiations being conducted by Michael Hong, ImaginAsian TV CEO, to launch the network on digital...
- Fresh Start. Gough, Paul J. // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;9/12/2006, Vol. 396 Issue 2, p23
The article reports on the renaming of American television network Pax Network to Ion Media Networks. Pax Network did not fare very well after it was introduced in 2005. Brandon Burgess, former National Broadcasting Co. (NBC) Universal executive is the chief executive officer of the network....
- Maintaining the Status Quo. Greppi, Michele // Television Week;3/10/2003, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p1
Interviews CBS TV network president and CEO Leslie Moonves on his views on the fin-syn rules on television programming in the U.S. Reasons for his decision to discuss the issue in Washington; His complaints against people who purchase programming; Impact of rules on the revenue of TV networks.
- Tree Grows for WB. Consoli, John // MediaWeek;2/9/2004, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p6
Presents information on the rating of the television program "One Tree Hill" in the U.S. as of February 2004. Percentage of the household ratings of the television programs; Reasons of Jordan Levin, chief executive for entertainment at Warner Brothers, for airing the television program; Casts...
- Barrett sees beyond hard times. Mermigas, Diane // Electronic Media;7/16/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 29, p1
Interviews David Barrett, president and chief executive officer of United States-based Hearst-Argyle Television Inc. Discussion on consolidation in the industry; Budgeting by broadcasters; Programming expenses; Viability of network affiliates. INSET: Hearst-Argyle's survival guide.
- Finance Execs Offered Aid With Reporting Issues. Scanlon, Mavis // Cable World (10427228);9/8/2003, Vol. 15 Issue 33, p6
Reports on the efforts of Mary Collins, president and CEO of the U.S. Broadcast Cable Financial Management Association (BCFM), to assist cable company finance departments meet the requirements of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002. Plans for cable membership in BCFM; Objective of the financial...
- Fox Renews UPN Affiliation. McClellan, Steve // Broadcasting & Cable;9/29/2003, Vol. 133 Issue 39, p9
Reports on the renewal or extension of the deal between Fox and United Paramount Network's (UPN) affiliate TV stations in September 2003. Benefits of the deal for both Fox and UPN; Range of U.S. TV stations included in the deal; Comments from Mitch Stern, Fox TV Stations chairman and chief...
- Johnson Raps Cable Industry for 'Lip Service' to Blacks. Romano, Allison // Broadcasting & Cable;9/15/2003, Vol. 133 Issue 37, p10
Interviews Black Entertainment Television (BET) CEO Robert Johnson about Afro-American cable programming in the U.S. Reason behind the failure of Afro-American-targeted channels; Challenges faced by TV One network; Importance of Viacom to BET.
- Granada's Jackson Making Hits Stateside. Benson, Jim // Broadcasting & Cable;12/12/2005, Vol. 135 Issue 53, p20
The article presents information on the professional career of Paul Jackson, CEO of Granada America Co. Jackson became a runner or production assistant at BBC in 1971. He was named producer at the network eight years later. He left the network in 1982 to produce and direct various TV programs....