Warner Video Chief Sounds Bullish on VOD

Umstead, R. Thomas
March 2001
Multichannel News;03/26/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 13, p3
Reports on the belief of Warner Home Video president Warren Lieberfarb that video-on-demand (VOD) will become the vehicle of choice for both studios and consumers. Potential of the VOD business; Home entertainment options.


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