TITLE

Turner sets mall TV network

AUTHOR(S)
McConville, Jim
PUB. DATE
November 1999
SOURCE
Advertising Age;11/29/1999, Vol. 70 Issue 49, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports on the partnership of Turner Broadcasting System with shopping malls owner, Simon Properties, to create a retail entertainment network that will combine segments from several networks with materials for mallgoers in the U.S. The unnamed 50/50 venture will start popping up in Simon's malls around the country by the end of 1999. Turner, which already operates the CNN Airport Network, is creating a separate division to oversee the mall network and will eventually appoint a general manager to oversee the group.
ACCESSION #
2585024

 

Related Articles

  • TBS, developer to launch Net. Donohue, Steve // Multichannel News;11/22/99, Vol. 20 Issue 48, p18 

    Reports on the deal between Turner Broadcasting System (TBS) Inc. and Simon Property Group to launch a private network at malls across the United States. Running content from TBS Inc. networks; Hope to generate electronic-commerce revenue; Platform to promote TBS Inc. products.

  • The Next Big ITV Thing. Donohue, Steve // Multichannel News;04/23/2001 Supplement, Vol. 22, p4A 

    Discusses the use of interactive technology in television programming in the United States. Problems encountered by industry executives in producing a series based on interactivity; Three-stage process pursued by Turner Broadcasting System Inc. in interactive television programming; Launch of...

  • TruTV's New Actuality: First Solo Upfront. Guthrie, Marisa // Broadcasting & Cable;4/26/2010, Vol. 140 Issue 17, p22 

    The article focuses on the growth of TruTV after its rebrand from Court TV in the U.S. According to Marc Juris, the network's general manager, TruTV will roll out a programming slate for buyers and media to make a statement that the company is a robust network. It notes that the network will get...

  • Familiarity adds some fuel to frenemy fire. Schneider, Michael // Variety;7/26/2010, Vol. 419 Issue 10, p9 

    The article reports on a friendly business rivalry which has evolved between the NBC Television Network and Turner Broadcasting Systems Inc. and which centers on the two organizations' efforts to borrow television actors or programs from one another. Successful working relationships which the...

  • TNT TURNS IT UP. Dempsey, John // Daily Variety;3/4/2008, Vol. 298 Issue 41, p1 

    The article reports on the move of U.S.-based Turner Network Television (TNT) to venture in weekly television series. Steve Koonin, president of the Turner Entertainment Networks, said that TNT has prepared 14 drama series projects. The scripted TNT projects disclosed for the first time are an...

  • Turner Execs Plan to Ladle Out Goodwill. Haugsted, Linda // Multichannel News;08/28/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 35, p6 

    Presents news concerning television industry in the United States as of August 28, 2000. Activities planned for Turner Broadcasting's `Turner Volunteer' public service campaign; Rock group Smashing Pumpkins' move to give away tickets for the taping of their episode in VH1's `Storytellers';...

  • Synergy's the word at The WB. Greppi, Michele // Electronic Media;6/25/2001-7/2/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 26/27, p6 

    Focuses on Warner Bros. Network's regional sales meetings in the United States. Television network's affiliation with Turner Broadcasting System (TBS); Cross-promotional commitment of TBS; Promise of heavy promotion on America Online.

  • THE CABLERS.  // Variety;10/16/2000, Vol. 380 Issue 9, p125 

    Presents news on cable television networks in the United States as of October 16, 2000. Effort of Turner Broadcasting's TNT to resolve the ambiguities of the final `Pretender' episode; Motion pictures bought by USA Network; Acquisition of Russell Simmons' 360HipHop.com by BET.com, the online...

  • It's a new game for NBA TV. Frankel, Daniel // Variety;10/27/2008, Vol. 412 Issue 11, p24 

    This article reports that the U.S. television broadcaster Turner Sports has contracted with the National Basketball Association (NBA) to handle the programming for the digital cable television channel NBA TV. Comments are included from Bryan Perez, senior vice president (VP) of Turner Sports and...

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