TITLE

PLUM NEW GIG

AUTHOR(S)
Gibbons, Kent
PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
Multichannel News;4/28/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 17, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the move of Plum TV, the resort-community network that aims at wealthiest guests, to add a new talk show in the U.S. The talk show highlights connections expert Jennie Saunders and includes guests such as former Microsoft Corp. chief technical officer Nathan Myhrvold and prize-winning architect Jean Nouvel. Further, Saunders considers herself as the luckiest person on earth because the show gives her a chance to meet extraordinary people.
ACCESSION #
31837082

 

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