Hollywood Reporter-Billboard Media Group CEO John Amato Exits Amid Editorial Investigation

He faced scrutiny over claims he squashed stories .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 11th, 2018

Top Executive Leaves Billboard Amid Examination of Coverage

John Amato resigned as C.E.O. of the Hollywood Reporter-Billboard Media Group weeks after a report that he suppressed articles about a music executive accused of harassment......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytJul 11th, 2018

Ronan Farrow in, Les Moonves out: The #MeToo movement reshapes list of Hollywood"s most powerful

When Les Moonves was forced out of CBS as chairman and chief executive amid accusations of sexual misconduct, Matthew Belloni, the editorial director of The Hollywood Reporter, was left with a predicament......»»

Category: topSource: cnnSep 20th, 2018

John Malone and Barry Diller Try to Untangle Expedia

Expedia Group has kicked off a potentially intriguing negotiation between media moguls Barry Diller, its chairman, and John Malone, chairman of Liberty Expedia Holdings......»»

Category: topSource: barronsFeb 5th, 2019

Vice Media to let go of 250 staffers

Vice is laying off 250 employees, or 10% of its workforce, as the bloodletting in digital media continues.Vice's announcement, first reported by The Hollywood Reporter, comes shortly after BuzzFeed... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkFeb 3rd, 2019

John Lasseter, Ousted From Pixar in #MeToo Wave, Finds New Hollywood Home

Mr. Lasseter, who resigned from Disney in June after complaints about unwanted touching, will build Skydance Animation. One women’s advocacy group, Time’s Up, blasted the move......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytJan 9th, 2019

Walmart’s Flipkart Group CEO resigns amid ‘serious personal misconduct’ investigation

Although the investigation “did not find evidence to corroborate” the allegations against Binny Bansal, it did shed light on the former chief executive’s lapses in judgment, Walmart said......»»

Category: topSource: washpostNov 13th, 2018

Volkswagen terminates Audi CEO"s contract amid emissions probe

Volkswagen has terminated Audi CEO Rupert Stadler's contract against the backdrop of a criminal investigation into whether he was involved in emissions cheating by the German group......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 2nd, 2018

California official wants probe of pension chief"s education

California state Treasurer John Chiang on Wednesday called for an independent investigation amid questions about the educational background of the head of the nation's largest public pension system......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 26th, 2018

Chrissy Teigen and John Legend are celebrating 5 years of marriage — here"s a complete timeline of their relationship

Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images Chrissy Teigen and John Legend boast one of Hollywood's most beloved marriages. Fans are so often delighted by their playful social media personalities and supportive mome.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 14th, 2018

Russian Pussy Riot Member Is Hospitalized Amid Fears of Poisoning

A member of Pussy Riot, a Russian punk-themed group that has drawn global media interest in recent years for its public anti-Kremlin protests, was hospitalized this week, with band members suspecting he was poisoned......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 13th, 2018

Tribune Withdraws From Sinclair Merger Amid Scrutiny Over Deal

It would've been a nearly $4 billion media megamerger Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc.’s bid to become a nationwide broadcast powerhouse collapsed as Tribune Media Co. withdrew f.....»»

Category: topSource: timeAug 9th, 2018

Papa John’s sales, shares plunge amid battle with company founder

Founder John Schnatter stepped down as chairman after his use of a racial slur during a May media training session went public......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 7th, 2018

WikiLeaks, which published leaked classified information, just called out a reporter at the center of a DOJ investigation into leaks of classified information

Carl Court/Getty Images The self-described pro-transparency group WikiLeaks elbowed a reporter.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 8th, 2018

"The Stakes Here Go Beyond Trump"s Future" WSJ Editors Demand Truth About FBI Spying

Amid all the liberal media's meltdown over President Trump's "interference" in the 'investigation' by "hereby demanding" that potential crimes by Obama's FBI be investigated - and The Deep State's insistence that a.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 21st, 2018

Relativity Media Aims to Be the Next Big Hollywood Reboot

The upstart studio, which has been plagued by a string of box-office flops two years after exiting chapter 11, agreed to be acquired by an investor group that plans to revitalize the business......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMay 3rd, 2018

Hedge Fund and Insider Trading News: David Einhorn, John Paulson, Steve Cohen, Jana Partners, Twitter Inc. (TWTR), Evans & Sutherland Computer Corp (ESCC), New Media Inv Group (NEWM), and More

Hedge Fund Titans Pull Money From Funds for Huge Tax Bills (Bloomberg) Hedge-fund billionaires were already struggling to keep investors from.....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkeyApr 21st, 2018

Two more executives out at Nike, following head of diversity departure

Two more Nike Inc. (NYSE: NKE) executives have left the company, Nike confirmed to the Business Journal Tuesday afternoon. This brings the number of executive exits at the company to three this week and five in the past month amid an investigation int.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 17th, 2018

Hedge fund Paulson & Co takes stake in Viacom amid turnaround

(Reuters) - Paulson & Co, the hedge fund firm led by billionaire investor John Paulson, has taken a stake in Viacom Inc as the U.S. media company has started to turn around its business amid a challenging landscape, Paulson told Reuters in an interview......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 11th, 2018

Apollo is said to be nearing deal for group of Nexstar stations

Apollo Global Management LLC is closing in on a deal to buy a group of local television stations from Nexstar Media Group Inc. for more than $1 billion, according to people with knowledge of the... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkFeb 16th, 2019

Telenet Group Holding NV"s (TLGHF) CEO John Porter on Q4 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Telenet Group Holding NV"s (TLGHF) CEO John Porter on Q4 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaFeb 16th, 2019