Top Programmers Cheer Q2 Results

Lafayette, Jon; Farrell, Mike
August 2011
Multichannel News;8/8/2011, Vol. 32 Issue 31, p3
The article reports that several cable programmers in the U.S., including Comedy Central, Discovery Communications Inc., and Viacom Inc., double-digit domestic advertising sales growth in April to June 2011.


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