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NowThis News Pioneers the Instagram Interview - Posted September 16, 2013
Facebook's addition of video to the photo sharing app Instagram in August wasn't just a competitive swipe at Vine. It's changing the way one original reporting site is presenting the news. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Monday Morning Stir - Posted November 12, 2012
-Director Daniel Garcia, who has helmed Nike spots for W+K and Chevy ones for GS&P among others, has joined the roster of NYC-based creative studio, DECON, for commercial representation. -Brooklyn design agency HUSH has brought ... [AgencySpy]

Super Sunday Stunner: Aol to Acquire The Huffington Post - Posted February 7, 2011
A news announcement at midnight on Super Bowl Sunday had better be something big if it expects to attract any kind of attention, and in the media world, this one was huge (and shocking): Aol announced that it will acquire The Huffington Post, and that HuffPost co-founder and editor-in-chief ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

AOL Buys HuffPo For $315 Million - Posted February 7, 2011
In a surprise move over the weekend, AOL announced that it had agreed to buy The Huffington Post for $315 million. Arianna Huffington will serve as editor-in-chief of all content within AOL, including blogs like Engadget and TechCrunch, Patch, and the Huffington Post itself (which as far as we know is not... [MediaJobsDaily]

AOL Purchases The Huffington Post - Posted February 7, 2011
How much does it cost to purchase one of the highest trafficked content aggregating blogs in the nation? Apparently a $315 million price tag was a good deal for AOL CEO Tim Armstrong as his company acquired The Huffington Post in an effort to better develop their content. AOL... [Fishbowl NY]

AOL Purchases The Huffington Post - Posted February 7, 2011
How much does it cost to purchase one of the highest trafficked content aggregating blogs in the nation? Apparently a $315 million price tag was a good deal for AOL CEO Tim Armstrong as his company acquired The Huffington Post in an effort to better develop their content. AOL... [FishbowlNY]

HuffPost Boosts Sales Staff by 12 - Posted January 14, 2011
The Huffington Post added an even dozen people to its sales staff, with president and chief revenue officer ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Amidst Complaints HuffPost Supports Sanity Rally - Posted October 12, 2010
HuffPost doesn't pay many of its bloggers, but come the end of October, Editor-in-Chief Arianna Huffington... [FishbowlDC]

Lunch: Harold Ford, Jr., Ken Starr, and a Slew of Fashionable Folks - Posted April 28, 2010
— DIANE CLEHANE There was definitely something in the air (besides all that pesky pollen) at Michael's today. The dining room was so jam packed with every conceivable type of boldfaced name I could barely keep track of all the wheeling and dealing that was going on around me. While the fashionistas... [Fishbowl NY]

Lunch: Harold Ford, Jr., Ken Starr, and a Slew of Fashionable Folks - Posted April 28, 2010
— DIANE CLEHANE There was definitely something in the air (besides all that pesky pollen) at Michael's today. The dining room was so jam packed with every conceivable type of boldfaced name I could barely keep track of all the wheeling and dealing that was going on around me. While the fashionistas... [FishbowlNY]

Lunch: Tim Gunn Talks 'Age Appropriate Fashion' with Grace Mirabella - Posted March 24, 2010
— DIANE CLEHANE If we'd come by on Monday, we would have run into Tyra Banks at breakfast and Harold Ford, Jr. at lunch. Oh, well. Michael's was still br... [Fishbowl NY]

Lunch: Tim Gunn Talks 'Age Appropriate Fashion' with Grace Mirabella - Posted March 24, 2010
— DIANE CLEHANE If we'd come by on Monday, we would have run into Tyra Banks at breakfast and Harold Ford, Jr. at lunch. Oh, well. Michael's was still br... [FishbowlNY]

FishbowlNY's 2009 Lists: The Year's Biggest Moves In Media - Posted December 21, 2009
This year -- full of flux and uncertainty about where the media is heading -- has resulted in a vast number of job changes and departures across all matter of media companies and publications. In almost every field of journalism, big names have either been fired, promoted, retired, or simply moved... [Fishbowl NY]

FishbowlNY's 2009 Lists: The Year's Biggest Moves In Media - Posted December 21, 2009
This year -- full of flux and uncertainty about where the media is heading -- has resulted in a vast number of job changes and departures across all matter of media companies and publications. In almost every field of journalism, big names have either been fired, promoted, retired, or simply moved... [FishbowlNY]

UGCX Coverage|AP Amends Fairey Countersuit|Conde Launches New iPhone App|HuffPost CEO Hippeau - Posted October 20, 2009
WebNewser, PRNewser: Some coverage of mediabistro.com's user-generated focused conference UGCX today: ... [Fishbowl NY]

UGCX Coverage|AP Amends Fairey Countersuit|Conde Launches New iPhone App|HuffPost CEO Hippeau - Posted October 20, 2009
WebNewser, PRNewser: Some coverage of mediabistro.com's user-generated focused conference UGCX today: ... [FishbowlNY]

HuffPost Appoints New President And CRO - Posted September 16, 2009
Just a few months after naming Eric Hippeau CEO, The Huffington Post today announced a new executive appointment. Greg Coleman... [Fishbowl NY]

HuffPost Appoints New President And CRO - Posted September 16, 2009
Just a few months after naming Eric Hippeau CEO, The Huffington Post today announced a new executive appointment. Greg Coleman... [FishbowlNY]

Former HuffPo CEO On Departure: "Bummer" - Posted June 17, 2009
On Monday, the Huffington Post announced that it had named a new CEO, longtime board member and venture capitalist Eric Hippeau. Current CEO ... [Fishbowl NY]

Former HuffPo CEO On Departure: "Bummer" - Posted June 17, 2009
On Monday, the Huffington Post announced that it had named a new CEO, longtime board member and venture capitalist Eric Hippeau. Current CEO ... [FishbowlNY]

Arianna Huffington on the CEO Change at HuffPo: "Standing Still is Not Good" - Posted June 15, 2009
The Huffington Post has replaced Betsy Morgan as CEO of the company with board member Eric Hippeau, who will leave his position as managing partner of venture capital firm SoftBan... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Updated: Huffington Post Gets New CEO - Posted June 15, 2009
Eric Hippeau, managing partner of venture capital firm SoftBank Capital, has been named CEO of The Huffington Post. Hippeau, a HuffPo board member, is taking over for ... [Fishbowl NY]

Updated: Huffington Post Gets New CEO - Posted June 15, 2009
Eric Hippeau, managing partner of venture capital firm SoftBank Capital, has been named CEO of The Huffington Post. Hippeau, a HuffPo board member, is taking over for ... [FishbowlNY]

HuffPo CEO Betsy Morgan Out, Eric Hippeau In - Posted June 15, 2009
HuffPo announced today that Eric Hippeau, managing partner of SoftBank Capital and former CEO of Ziff-Davis, has been named the company's new chief executive officer. Current CEO Betsy Morgan, is leaving the company. Morgan was CEO of CBS News before joining HuffPo in October 2007. ... [FishbowlDC]

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