'Hat Trick' Has Crown Crowing

Farrell, Mike
March 2008
Multichannel News;3/10/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 10, p24
The article reports that Crown Media Inc., the parent of Hallmark Channel, has reached a multi-year carriage deal with DirecTV Inc. in an effort to make the network available in almost 16.8 million homes of the satellite TV. The deal comes on the heels of a pact of Crown Media with Time Warner Cable. According to Henry Schleiff, chief executive officer (CEO) of Crown Media, the deal secures the base of the company for growth.


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