TITLE

Sliding ad revs will hit ITV hard

AUTHOR(S)
Clarke, Steve
PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
Daily Variety;8/3/2006, Vol. 292 Issue 22, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article forecasts 15 percent decrease of revenue at commercial broadcaster ITV1 of Blighty in Great Britain. The firm initially predicted a 22 percent drop in the third quarter of 2006. Meanwhile, Credit Suisse estimated that the crucial fourth quarter could be down by as much as 20 percent. CEO Charles Allen is expected to leave the company.
ACCESSION #
21864273

 

Related Articles

  • Profits dip, but chief sez ITV makes grade. Clarke, Steve // Daily Variety;3/6/2008, Vol. 298 Issue 43, p4 

    The article reports that Michael Grade, chief executive of the British terrestrial network ITV, insists that his turnaround strategy is right on track despite the fact that net profits dropped by 38 percent last year. The company reports that overall sales in 2007 had declined by five percent at...

  • Blighty's ITV slowly turning profits tide. Schreiber, Dominic // Daily Variety;8/9/2007, Vol. 296 Issue 28, p4 

    The article reports on the financial performance of ITV, Great Britain's largest commercial broadcaster, in the first half of 2007. The company has reported a lower-than-expected drop during the period amid signs that the web has recovered from its ratings and revenue slump. The article also...

  • Allen takes ITV into digital age. Clarke, Steve // Variety;11/21/2005, Vol. 401 Issue 1, pA13 

    This article looks at the role played by Charles Allen, an International Emmys Director awardee, in taking ITV into digital age, as of November 21, 2005. Despite a rocky patch for the outfit's main web, ITV1, Allen's digital strategy is looking good. Allen arrived at ITV in 1991 to run Granada's...

  • ITV in need of some Moonves magic from Allen's successor. Douglas, Torin // Marketing Week;9/21/2006, Vol. 29 Issue 38, p23 

    The author reflects on who will replace Charles Allen as chief executive of ITV Corp. in Great Britain. The author considers Leslie Moonves, CEO of CBS Corp., as an ideal candidate for the position. Moonves is credited with taking CBS to number one in the ratings. However, it is impossible for...

  • What does the future hold for the new boss of ITV? Higham, Nick // Marketing Week;8/10/2006, Vol. 29 Issue 32, p17 

    The article presents an analysis on the future undertakings the successor of the former ITV Corp. chief executive Charles Allen will have to make to lift the business from its current unstable state. The author predicts that a structural changes would likely occur. One of which is the...

  • Radio dials away profit at the Eye. Zeitchik, Steven // Daily Variety;8/1/2007, Vol. 296 Issue 22, p1 

    The article reports on the decline of CBS Corp.' profit in the second quarter of 2007. The company's profit declined 48 percent to $404 million versus the second quarter of 2006. The radio unit's profit declined 18 percent. CBS President and Chief Executive Officer Leslie Moonves and other...

  • ANGLIA TELEVISION LTD.  // BKSTS Journal;Aug1984, Vol. 66 Issue 8, p359 

    The article focuses on the activities of Anglia Television Ltd., a sponsor member of the British Kinematograph, Sound & Television Society. Anglia Television is the leading regional companies in Independent Television in Norwich, England. It has established a network of regional news centers...

  • Gyngell adds meat to menu at Granada. Brennan, Steve // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;11/14/2006, Vol. 397 Issue 1, p106 

    The article focuses on the views of the author on the appointment of David Gyngell as CEO of the company Granada America. Earlier this year, Gyngell resigned from the position of CEO at the Australian television broadcaster Nine Network. A part of top British media company ITV PLC, Granada is...

  • ITV needs to stop living in the past. Brierley, Sean // Finance Week (Centaur Communications);9/28/2005, p12 

    Highlights the company reorganization of the media company ITV PLC. Dismissal of the company's finance director Henry Staunton; Reason for Staunton's dismissal as stated by Charles Allen, chief executive of ITV; Assessment on the business development of the company.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of NEW JERSEY STATE LIBRARY

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

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics