Thursday, November 14, 2019

RATINGS GIANTS TO COMBINE

December 18, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

For decades, the Arbitron ratings have been to the radio industry what the Nielsen ratings have been to the television industry — the standard source for audience measurement. Now, if regulators approve, there will be only a single source for both radio and TV: Nielsen. The New York-based company said today (Tuesday) that it had […]

CBS MAKES STRONG COMEBACK

February 17, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

CBS Corp. reported on Wednesday that its net income rose in its fourth quarter to $283 million, up a whopping 381 percent from the $58.8 million it reported during the comparable quarter a year ago. In a conference call, CBS CEO Les Moonves said that the principal spur to the rise was revenue from its […]

REPORT: TRIBUNE SET TO FIRE ITS CEO

October 19, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

UPDATE: Tribune CEO Randy Michaels emerged from a meeting of The Tribune Co.’s board of directors Tuesday, remarking to reporters: “I work here today and I’m still working.” The Tribune Company is expected to fire CEO Randy Michaels today (Tuesday), days after Michaels himself dismissed another top executive, Lee Abrams, as its chief innovation officer, […]