Evolution of an Empire: How Cablevision Systems Was Built
- NBC Likely to Deal for Bravo. Farrell, Mike // Multichannel News;10/14/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 41, p6
Reports the proposal of Cablevision Systems Corp. to sell the Bravo cable network to NBC television. Amount of the deal; Viewers rating of Bravo cable network; Sale of Cablevision programming assets to MSO.
- Tennis Channel, anyone? Romano, Allison // Broadcasting & Cable;3/25/2002, Vol. 132 Issue 12, p16
Reports the partnership agreement between the Tennis Channel and the affiliate sales team of Comedy Central in the U.S. Negotiation on the system-level deals and marketing; Views of chief executive David Meister on the deal; Details on the distribution independents of Comedy Central.
- Keeping local roots is high priority. Smulyan, Jeff // Indianapolis Business Journal;9/18/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 28, p11A
The article focuses on the author's view on the importance of local ownership among local television channels in Indianapolis, Indiana. The author emphasized the role of news and entertainment sources being locally owned and operated. Small businesses are encouraged to help drive economic...
- Cable TV. Cooper, Jim // MediaWeek;10/04/99, Vol. 9 Issue 37, p14
Presents articles pertaining to the cable television industry in the United States. Announcement of Cablevision Systems that it is looking for a buyer for its properties; Possible buyers of the properties; Partnership of Cable News Network and periodical `Entertainment Weekly.'
- You Get What You Pay For. Higgins, John M. // Broadcasting & Cable;10/24/2005, Vol. 135 Issue 43, p10
Speculates on the possible acquisition and merger deals in the cable television industry in the U.S. as of October 24, 2005. Expectation that cable networks Hallmark Channel, Court TV and Fuse could be acquired; Optimism of investors that AMC, IFC and WE could come onto the market as part of...
- NBC judges Court TV good risk. Dempsey, John // Variety;7/24/95, Vol. 359 Issue 12, p25-C
Reports that New York, New York-based NBC Cable Advertising, who owns 17 percent of cable television network Court TV, has bought out Cablevision Systems Corp.'s interest in the channel as a step to funnel the network's programming into Europe and Asia. Networks owned by NBC Cable.
- Fox Biz adds Gotham heft. LEVINE, STUART // Daily Variety;11/20/2009, Vol. 305 Issue 35, p6
The article reports on the contract signed by the Fox Business Network, a television network, and Cablevision Systems Corp. for carriage in the New York Metropolitan Area. The contract will enable Fox Business to compete with firms such as CNBC television network in New York, New Jersey and...
- News bytes. // IBE: International Broadcast Engineer;Jul2001, Issue 319, p7
Reports developments related to broadcasting industry as of July 2001. Acquisition of Static entertainment company by OPENTV; Purchase of Calrec Audio's 60 channel T-Series by MTV Europe; Orders of three Solid State Logic digital console by China Central Television.
- Speedvision accelerates expansion plan. // Dealernews;Jun98, Vol. 34 Issue 6, p14
Focuses on Fox/Liberty Network's acquisition of a one-third ownership of motorsports broadcasting network Speedvision TV. Firm's dominance of several programming categories in the United States; Addition of Outdoor Life Networks.