Iger Believes In TV Everywhere

Farrell, Mike
February 2011
Multichannel News;2/14/2011, Vol. 32 Issue 7, p22
The article offers information on the earnings of the internet television TV Everywhere in the U.S. It reports on the revenue of the online television program which increased to 16 percent contributed by the advertising sales and affiliate charges. The program's operating income which also improved is discussed. It also presents the support of Walt Disney Co. chief-executive-officer (CEO) Robert Iger on the internet television program.


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