TITLE

Judith Regan moves to top book/film role at News Corp

AUTHOR(S)
O'Brien, Maureen
PUB. DATE
May 1994
SOURCE
Publishers Weekly;5/30/1994, Vol. 241 Issue 22, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the appointment of Judith Regan as an executive at the News Corp. Previous positions at Simon Schuster; Acquiring responsibilities for the News Corp.'s HarperCollins book publishing; Characteristics; Comments of News Corp. chairman Rupert Murdoch on the capabilities of Regan.
ACCESSION #
9406232118

 

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