Farrell, Mike
February 2001
Multichannel News;02/19/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 8, p1
Trade Publication
Reports that United States-based cable television company AT and T Broadband has reduced its work force as of February 19, 2001. Number of employees affected by the layoff; Cable systems affected by the retrenchment; Implications for the company's planned initial public offering.


Related Articles

  • That Pink Slip Is Showing--Again. Higgins, John M. // Broadcasting & Cable;5/12/2003, Vol. 133 Issue 19, p1 

    Focuses on the rise of employees dismissal at media companies. Termination of employees by media companies during April 2003, according to a study conducted by Challenger Gray & Christmas; Reason for termination of employees; Strategies adopted by media companies to fight the situation.

  • CNN to cut staff by 25%. McClellan, Steve // Broadcasting & Cable;01/15/2001, Vol. 131 Issue 3, p12 

    Reports the dismissal of several employees of the Cable News Network (CNN) in the United States. Details on the issued internal memo from CNN News Group Chairman Tom Johnson; Elimination of unfilled posts; Cause of employee dismissal; Creation of cohesive newsgathering operation for the network...

  • Urban Net Takes Cuts Amid Hint of Backing. Umstead, R. Thomas // Multichannel News;05/07/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 19, p1 

    Reports the dismissal of employees of New Urban Entertainment due to financial instability in the United States. Details the affected departments; Information of the lay-off as part of its strategic restructuring; Interest of AOL Time Warner Inc. to buy shares at the company.

  • Hard Times at CNN. McLaughlin, Bill // World & I;Jun2001, Vol. 16 Issue 6, p62 

    Focuses on the declined ratings of CNN television network as of June 2001. Analysis of the cause of the decline; Mistake committed by CNN through its employee layoffs; Changes at the network.

  • VIACOM CABLER NICKED BY CUTS. Bernstein, Paula // Daily Variety;03/27/2001, Vol. 271 Issue 20, p5 

    Reports that United States-based cable television network Nickelodeon has reduced its work force as of March 27, 2001.

  • Struggling D.C. Ney Stages a Soap Opera. Donohue, Steve // Multichannel News;10/23/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 43, p1 

    Reports that Dallas, Texas-based Ecine Inc. has dismissed two-thirds of the employees of Washington D.C.-based cable television network America's Voice as of October 23, 2000. Background on the financial problems faced by the cable network.

  • Producers say CNN caved in. Halonen, Doug // Electronic Media;07/13/98, Vol. 17 Issue 29, p47 

    Reports that the media brought coverage of the Cable News Network (CNN) producers story, who were fired in retraction of its nerve gas story. Circumstances surrounding the nerve gas story; Views of various executives in the broadcasting industry; Position the media has taken on this issue.

  • CNN Headline News cuts 70 staffers. Petrozzello, Donna // Broadcasting & Cable;05/04/98, Vol. 128 Issue 19, p10 

    Reports that some 70 staffers of CNN's Headline News will be laid off, when upgrades are made to the network's analog tape editing system. Number of persons employed with the network; Speculation that the staff cuts were related to decreased ratings; Comments from Steve Heyworth, director of...

  • U.K.'s Telewest cuts 1,500 jobs. Bennett, Ray; Pryor, Peter // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;5/7/2002, Vol. 373 Issue 17, p60 

    Reports the dismissal of employees in the cable company Telewest in Great Britain.


Read the Article


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

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics