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What's Larry King Think About Abandoned Fox Bid for Time Warner? - Posted August 6, 2014
A merger between Murdoch & Time Warner never made sense & didn't have a prayer of being approved. Too big of a conglomerate. -- Larry King (@kingsthings) August 6, 2014 And here's some other commentary on the matter: ... [TVNewser]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Zakaria Joins The Atlantic | The Hill Names Cusack Editor-in-Chief - Posted July 29, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Zakaria Joins The Atlantic | The Hill Names Cusack Editor-in-Chief - Posted July 29, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

Time Warner Rejected $80B Takeover Bid From 21st Century Fox - Posted July 16, 2014
Shares of Time Warner were up sharply this morning on news that Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox made an $80 billion takeover bid for the company in recent weeks. ... [TVNewser]

The Monday Ticker: Shares, Emmys, Books - Posted June 16, 2014
At the Time Warner shareholders meeting Friday, an investor challenged CEO Jeff Bewkes, claiming CNN is politically biased. According to THR, Bewkes thought the questioning was "very constructive" and encouraged the shareholder to keep monitoring CNN. ... [TVNewser]

Time Warner Sells Manhattan Headquarters; CNN, Other Nets, Will Be On the Move - Posted January 16, 2014
It's now a done deal. Time Warner has sold its iconic Manhattan building at Columbus Circle and is already preparing a move 30 blocks south to the as yet undeveloped Hudson Yards neighborhood. Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes... [TVNewser]

Fortune Names Elon Musk Businessperson of The Year - Posted November 21, 2013
Have you ever won an award? Of course you have. Everyone has, because there are awards for every possible thing you can imagine. The amount of awards completely robs them of their meaning, but it doesn't matter -- everyone likes getting awards/honors, so organizations and companies keep giving them out. Therefore,... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Fortune Names Elon Musk Businessperson of The Year - Posted November 21, 2013
Have you ever won an award? Of course you have. Everyone has, because there are awards for every possible thing you can imagine. The amount of awards completely robs them of their meaning, but it doesn't matter -- everyone likes getting awards/honors, so organizations and companies keep giving them out. Therefore,... [FishbowlNY]

Time Inc. Spinoff Delayed Again - Posted November 6, 2013
Joe Ripp has been CEO of Time Inc. since September, and though he has ma... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Time Inc. Spinoff Delayed Again - Posted November 6, 2013
Joe Ripp has been CEO of Time Inc. since September, and though he has ma... [FishbowlNY]

Time Warner Inc. Names Karen Magee Executive Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer - Posted November 5, 2013
[caption id="attachment_16290" align="alignright" width="304"] Photo courtesy of Time Warner Inc.[/caption] Karen Magee has been named executive vice president, chief human resources officer at Time Warner Inc. In her role eff... [TVNewser]

Time Warner Inc. Names Karen Magee Executive Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer - Posted November 5, 2013
[caption id="attachment_16290" align="alignright" width="304"] Photo courtesy of Time Warner Inc.[/caption] Karen Magee has been named executive vice president, chief human resources officer at Time Warner Inc. In her role eff... [MediaJobsDaily]

Time Warner Promotes HR Exec - Posted November 5, 2013
Time Warner has promoted Karen Magee to executive vice president, chief human resources officer. Magee has served as senior VP, chief human resources officer, since 2011. Magee has been with Time Warner since 2010, when she joined ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Time Warner Promotes HR Exec - Posted November 5, 2013
Time Warner has promoted Karen Magee to executive vice president, chief human resources officer. Magee has served as senior VP, chief human resources officer, since 2011. Magee has been with Time Warner since 2010, when she joined ... [FishbowlNY]

Time Inc. Spinoff Pushed Back - Posted August 7, 2013
You're going to have to wait a little longer to throw that "Time Inc. Is Its Own Company" party you were planning. According to Ad Age, Time Warner is delaying the Time Inc. spinoff ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Time Inc. Spinoff Pushed Back - Posted August 7, 2013
You're going to have to wait a little longer to throw that "Time Inc. Is Its Own Company" party you were planning. According to Ad Age, Time Warner is delaying the Time Inc. spinoff ... [FishbowlNY]

Joe Ripp Named CEO of Time Inc. - Posted July 22, 2013
Joe Ripp is the new CEO of Time Inc. Not Michael Klingensmith, David Geithner... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Joe Ripp Named CEO of Time Inc. - Posted July 22, 2013
Joe Ripp is the new CEO of Time Inc. Not Michael Klingensmith, David Geithner... [FishbowlNY]

Phil Kent To Step Down as CEO Of Turner Broadcasting, John Martin To Assume Top Role - Posted July 17, 2013
[caption id="attachment_188645" align="alignright" width="300"] Phil Kent, John Martin[/caption] Breaking: The chairman and CEO of Turner Broadcasting, Phil Kent, will step down from the CEO role when his contract en... [TVNewser]

Moguls, Journalists Descend On Sun Valley For Media/Technology Confab - Posted July 11, 2013
This week, the world's media, entertainment and technology moguls are converging on Sun Valley, Idaho for the annual Allen & Company shindig. What happens in Sun Valley usually stays in Sun Valley, but according to a number of reporters in attendance, we can glean a few things. For starters, CBS News anchor... [TVNewser]

Michael Klingensmith Seen as Lead Candidate for Time Inc. CEO - Posted July 3, 2013
We have a new name to throw into the "Next Time Inc. CEO" hat: Michael Klingensmith. According to The Wall Street Journal, Klingensmith has ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Michael Klingensmith Seen as Lead Candidate for Time Inc. CEO - Posted July 3, 2013
We have a new name to throw into the "Next Time Inc. CEO" hat: Michael Klingensmith. According to The Wall Street Journal, Klingensmith has ... [FishbowlNY]

Time Inc. Insiders Seen as Frontrunners for CEO Spot - Posted June 10, 2013
Months have passed since rumors about who would be named the next CEO of Time Inc. began circulating and yet... Nothing. Jeff Bewke... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Time Inc. Insiders Seen as Frontrunners for CEO Spot - Posted June 10, 2013
Months have passed since rumors about who would be named the next CEO of Time Inc. began circulating and yet... Nothing. Jeff Bewke... [FishbowlNY]

Time Warner CEO Talks About CNN's Gameplan Under Jeff Zucker - Posted May 1, 2013
During a conference call with investors this morning, Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes was asked about CNN. It was the first quarterly earnings call since new CNN president ... [TVNewser]

Time Inc. Overall Revenue and Subscription Revenue Down for 1Q - Posted May 1, 2013
Just in case everyone needed a reminder as to why Time Warner wants to ditch Time Inc.: The company's earnings statement will jog your memory. While Time Warner raked in revenue of $6.94 billion for 2013's first quarter, it would've been much better if not for Time Inc., which reported a... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Time Inc. Overall Revenue and Subscription Revenue Down for 1Q - Posted May 1, 2013
Just in case everyone needed a reminder as to why Time Warner wants to ditch Time Inc.: The company's earnings statement will jog your memory. While Time Warner raked in revenue of $6.94 billion for 2013's first quarter, it would've been much better if not for Time Inc., which reported a... [FishbowlNY]

David Pecker Considered for Time Inc. CEO Spot - Posted April 19, 2013
AMI's top man -- David Pecker -- is being considered for the top spot at Time Inc. According to the New York Post, ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

David Pecker Considered for Time Inc. CEO Spot - Posted April 19, 2013
AMI's top man -- David Pecker -- is being considered for the top spot at Time Inc. According to the New York Post, ... [FishbowlNY]

Names Emerge in The Hunt for Next Time Inc. CEO - Posted April 10, 2013
Forgive us if you've heard this before, but... Rumors are circulating about who will be the next Time Inc. CEO. According to The New York Post, Jeff Bewkes -- CEO of Time War... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Names Emerge in The Hunt for Next Time Inc. CEO - Posted April 10, 2013
Forgive us if you've heard this before, but... Rumors are circulating about who will be the next Time Inc. CEO. According to The New York Post, Jeff Bewkes -- CEO of Time War... [FishbowlNY]

Time Inc. Staffers Confident in New Company That Has $500 Million in Debt - Posted March 14, 2013
Now that Time Inc. staffers no longer have to worry about moving to Iowa to join Meredith, some are breathing a sigh of relief. The New York Times... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Time Inc. Staffers Confident in New Company That Has $500 Million in Debt - Posted March 14, 2013
Now that Time Inc. staffers no longer have to worry about moving to Iowa to join Meredith, some are breathing a sigh of relief. The New York Times... [FishbowlNY]

Time Warner Ends Talks with Meredith, Time Inc. to Spin Off - Posted March 7, 2013
And just like that, it's over. Time Warner has ended talks with Meredith regarding merging Time Inc. with the Iowa-based company. As a result, Time Inc. will be spun off into a separate, publicly-traded company. The New York Times ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Time Warner Ends Talks with Meredith, Time Inc. to Spin Off - Posted March 7, 2013
And just like that, it's over. Time Warner has ended talks with Meredith regarding merging Time Inc. with the Iowa-based company. As a result, Time Inc. will be spun off into a separate, publicly-traded company. The New York Times ... [FishbowlNY]

Jeff Bewkes Plays Coy About Time Inc. and Meredith Talks - Posted March 5, 2013
The media has been discussing the Time Inc. and Meredith merger for weeks now, but Jeff... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Jeff Bewkes Plays Coy About Time Inc. and Meredith Talks - Posted March 5, 2013
The media has been discussing the Time Inc. and Meredith merger for weeks now, but Jeff... [FishbowlNY]

Here's What Will Make The Apple TV Different - Posted December 6, 2012
Apple CEO Tim Cook is interviewed by NBC News anchor Brian Williams tonight, and ... [Inside Mobile Apps]

Time Inc. Prepares To Get Serious About Online Video - Posted December 4, 2012
It looks like Time Inc. Is preparing to get a lot more serious about online video. Last week they announced the launch of a new digital video unit. The new unit will help the company tap into the lucrative online video market, and the revenue that goes along with... [SocialTimes.com]

Jeff Bewkes Has No Comment On Zucker, But Says CNN Will Be 'One Of The Fastest Growing Networks' - Posted November 28, 2012
Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes declined to talk about the rumors of ... [TVNewser]

Jeff Zucker to Become President of CNN - Posted November 28, 2012
Jeff Zucker is getting another shot at running a network. Zucker, the former CEO of NBC Universal, is going to be named the new president of CNN soon, ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Jeff Zucker to Become President of CNN - Posted November 28, 2012
Jeff Zucker is getting another shot at running a network. Zucker, the former CEO of NBC Universal, is going to be named the new president of CNN soon, ... [FishbowlNY]

Jeff Zucker In Advanced Talks To Take Over CNN Worldwide - Posted November 27, 2012
Former NBC Universal CEO Jeff Zucker is in talks to become president of CNN Worldwide, someone close to Zucker tells TVNewser. Zucker would replace Jim Walton, who annou... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Jeff Zucker In Advanced Talks To Take Over CNN Worldwide - Posted November 27, 2012
Former NBC Universal CEO Jeff Zucker is in talks to become president of CNN Worldwide, someone close to Zucker tells TVNewser. Zucker would replace Jim Walton, who annou... [FishbowlNY]

Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes Inks New Long-Term Deal - Posted November 20, 2012
Time Warner has signed CEO Jeff Bewkes to a new, long-term contract with the company, keeping the executive in the CEO position until at least 2017. Bewkes is in the final phase of choosing who the next president of CNN Worldwide w... [TVNewser]

Former Dick Clark CEO Mark Shapiro In Running For Top CNN Gig - Posted November 16, 2012
Former ESPN programming executive and Dick Clark Productions CEO Mark Shapiro has emerged as one of the contenders for the top job at CNN, a source in the agent community confirmed to TVNewser. The ... [TVNewser]

Time Warner's TV Companies Help Bottom Line - Posted November 7, 2012
Time Warner reported its earnings for the third quarter, and judging by the numbers, we're guessing the company's execs are thankful people love TV. According to The New York Times, Time Warner's networks -- including HBO, TNT and more -- had its ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Time Warner's TV Companies Help Bottom Line - Posted November 7, 2012
Time Warner reported its earnings for the third quarter, and judging by the numbers, we're guessing the company's execs are thankful people love TV. According to The New York Times, Time Warner's networks -- including HBO, TNT and more -- had its ... [FishbowlNY]

Jeff Zucker To CNN: The Argument Against - Posted October 17, 2012
Earlier we noted how former NBC Universal CEO Jeff Zucker is preparing to leave the syndicated talker "Katie," which he currentl... [TVNewser]

Media Moguls Meal: Jeff Bewkes And Roger Ailes Grab Lunch - Posted October 5, 2012
The Wall Street Journal has a gossipy item this afternoon, reporting that Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Media Moguls Meal: Jeff Bewkes And Roger Ailes Grab Lunch - Posted October 5, 2012
The Wall Street Journal has a gossipy item this afternoon, reporting that Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes... [FishbowlNY]

Can a Married Couple Save CNN? - Posted August 13, 2012
The dynamic CNN duo of Mark Whitaker and Amy Entelis were at it again Friday, shooting another pilot that they hope could potentially be the savior for a netwo... [FishbowlDC]

CNN Hits 20-Year Ratings Low in Primetime - Posted August 7, 2012
It's been a challenging week in the ratings for just about any network not named NBC, but for CNN, last week was especially rough in the ratings department as the network experienced another 20-year low in ... [TVNewser]

Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes: 'Fixing' CNN Is A Top Priority - Posted August 1, 2012
[caption id="attachment_139937" align="alignright" width="272" caption="Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes"][/caption]Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes led his company's quarterly earnings call this morning, and he had blunt words for CNN.... [TVNewser]

CNN Worldwide Chief Jim Walton To Step Down - Posted July 27, 2012
BREAKING: CNN Worldwide president Jim Walton says he will step down from his post at the end of the year. Walton oversees all of CNN's properties, including CNN/U.S., CNN International, HLN and CNN Digital. ... [TVNewser]

Breaking: CNN's Jim Walton Resigns - Posted July 27, 2012
CNN President Jim Walton, who has been with the company for 30 years, has announced that he's resigning. He will remain with the network until the end of the year. "CNN needs new thinking,... [FishbowlDC]

Coincidence? Finke Fires Back at THR Hours After Bret Easton Ellis Exclusive - Posted July 18, 2012
TheWrap - or, as Nikki Finke prefers to call it, TheCrap - remains number one on her list of direct-competitor enemies. A close second is The Hollywood Reporter. This afternoon, just hours after t... [FishbowlLA]

Following Ratings Stumble, CNN Plots Revised Course - Posted May 23, 2012
"There will be changes." It was broadcast upfront week, and amid the chaos and the talk of CBS's schedule and the fate of "30 Rock," the discussion had shifted to CNN. A media buyer for one of the top firms told me that in a conversation with a senior executive at Time... [TVNewser]

CNN's Next Step: 'Come up with a plan to restore momentum' Following April Ratings Low - Posted May 2, 2012
[caption id="attachment_126178" align="alignright" width="300" caption="(l-r) Jim Walton, Dick Parsons and Phil Kent"][/caption] The Wall Street Journal's Keach Hagey ... [TVNewser]

Media Moguls Don't Want to Tweet with Rupert Murdoch - Posted January 9, 2012
When Rupert Murdoch joined Twitter, there was a lot of talk about what he was going to say. Then, when he started tweeting, we all found ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Media Moguls Don't Want to Tweet with Rupert Murdoch - Posted January 9, 2012
When Rupert Murdoch joined Twitter, there was a lot of talk about what he was going to say. Then, when he started tweeting, we all found ... [FishbowlNY]

Time Warner Prepares to Leave Time Warner Center... Eventually - Posted November 2, 2011
Time Warner will likely leave its corporate headquarters at Time Warner Center in Columbus Circle over the next few years. While rumored for a long time, ... [TVNewser]

In His Memoir, CNN EVP Mark Whitaker Turns a Journalistic Eye on Himself - Posted October 13, 2011
TVNewser stopped by a book party last night for CNN EVP Mark Whitaker, held at the Upper West Side apartment of HBO Video President Henry McGee and his ... [TVNewser]

Time Inc. Rumors Kick Up Four Names - Posted September 27, 2011
Back in July, Time Warner's Jeff Bewkes said that the new CEO of Time Inc. would be an outsider... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Time Inc. Rumors Kick Up Four Names - Posted September 27, 2011
Back in July, Time Warner's Jeff Bewkes said that the new CEO of Time Inc. would be an outsider... [FishbowlNY]

CNN, HLN Now Available For Streaming Online... If You Are a Paying Cable Customer - Posted July 18, 2011
CNN Worldwide has announced that it is making CNN/U.S. and HLN available for streaming on computers, iPads and smartphones... provided you are a paying cable customer. Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes has been one of the strongest advocates for the s... [TVNewser]

Maria Bartiromo becomes first female journalist inducted into Cable Hall of Fame - Posted June 15, 2011
[caption id="attachment_71510" align="alignright" width="333" caption="CNBC's Maria Bartiromo presented the Cable Hall of Fame award by Larry Satkowiak, CEO of The Cable Center. (Photo: Oscar Einzig)"][/caption] The Cable Show, the trade show for the National Cable Television Association, is underway this week in Chicago. And last nig... [TVNewser]

'Morning Joe' to CNN?: 'Mika and I plan to work at NBC for a long time.' - Posted June 12, 2011
[caption id="attachment_71001" align="alignright" width="379" caption="Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski, holding Ryan Licht, at a book event for former EP Chris Licht. Willie Geist is at left."][/caption] Today's New York Post ... [TVNewser]

Media Meshes at Mirror Awards Ceremony - Posted June 8, 2011
[caption id="attachment_70302" align="alignright" width="328" caption="Photo Courtesy: Newhouse School"][/caption] Yesterday the Newhouse School of Communications at Syracuse University held its fifth annual Mirror Awards ceremony, honoring the best in media reporting. You can ... [TVNewser]

Time Warner Mulling Headquarters Move - Posted April 11, 2011
Time Warner Inc. is considering moving from its comfy digs in Columbus Circle for the Hudson Yards. The Related Companies - which is trying to kick start development there - is hoping to lure Time Warner to Hudson Yards by touting the savings the media giant would experience with the... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Time Warner Mulling Headquarters Move - Posted April 11, 2011
Time Warner Inc. is considering moving from its comfy digs in Columbus Circle for the Hudson Yards. The Related Companies - which is trying to kick start development there - is hoping to lure Time Warner to Hudson Yards by touting the savings the media giant would experience with the... [FishbowlNY]

What Happened To Jack Griffin? - Posted February 18, 2011
Time Inc. CEO Jack Griffin was dismissed by Time Warner boss Jeff Bewkes after just five months on the job. Why? Accordin... [MediaJobsDaily]

Time Inc. CEO Jack Griffin Fired - Posted February 17, 2011
Jeff Bewkes, Time Warner Chairman of the Board announced this evening via internal memo that Time Inc. Chairman and CEO Jack Griffin has been fired. Memo obtained by FishbowlDC below: From: Jeff Bewkes Sent: Thursday, February 17, 2011 06:39 PM Subject: Jack Griffin... [FishbowlDC]

Zucker on TV on the Web: 'Can we go back to the Keith Olbermann question?' - Posted January 24, 2011
When outgoing NBCU chief Jeff Zucker was asked about the controversial moves his, and other networks have made the last few years of putting TV programming on the Web, therefore potentially hurting the syndication market, Zucker joked, "Can we go back to the ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

What Are the Odds Rupert Murdoch Appear on Piers Morgan's CNN Show? 'Less Than Zero' - Posted December 6, 2010
CNN's upcoming 9 PM show hosted by Piers Morgan has its own website, and with it, a new web series called "Question Time." Former TVNewser and current "Piers Morgan Tonight" digital producer ... [TVNewser]

Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes: 'We have to do a better job at programming the news' - Posted November 18, 2010
The New York Times' David Carr sat down with Jeff Bewkes at The Paley Center in New York City for a live ... [TVNewser]

Media Moguls Rupert Murdoch, Les Moonves and the Jeffs (Bewkes & Zucker) Walk into a Room... - Posted October 10, 2010
... [TVNewser]

NY Post Floats Another Katie Couric to CNN Rumor - Posted October 8, 2010
The New York Posts's Michael Shain takes two recent stories: Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes' ... [TVNewser]

Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes Talks CNN, Rick Sanchez and Jon Klein Departures... On Fox News - Posted October 6, 2010
Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes appeared on "Your World with Neil Cavuto" on Fox News Channel this afternoon. Cavuto got Bewkes to open up about the departures of ... [TVNewser]

Wednesday Odds and Ends - Posted September 29, 2010
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Media Executives Make The Vanity Fair 100 - Posted September 5, 2010
Vanity Fair has released its Vanity Fair 100 list, which purports to count down the 100 most influential people of the information age. Not surprisingly, plenty of boldface media names make the cut. Among them: #4: News Corp. CEO ... [TVNewser]

Bewkes, Bartiromo to Cable Hall of Fame - Posted August 11, 2010
•Time Warner CEO and chairman Jeff Bewkes and CNBC anchor Maria Bartiromo have been announced among... [TVNewser]

Former Meredith Exec Joins Time Inc As CEO - Posted August 9, 2010
Former Meredith Corp. National Media Group president Jack Griffin is taking over as CEO of Time Inc., Time's parent company Time Warner announced this morning. Griffin will start at the end of September, when current CEO Ann Moore, who has 32 y... [MediaJobsDaily]

Time Warner May Bundle Digital And Print Mag Subscriptions - Posted August 6, 2010
According to the Wall Street Journal, Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes is considering merging print and digital titles of its magazines. His idea is to let print subscribers bundle their subscriptions wit... [Inside Mobile Apps]

Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes: HBO On Demand Coming to 'All Broadband Devices' - Posted August 4, 2010
On Time Warner's second quarter earnings call today, CEO Jeff Bewkes says that HBO content would be available on-demand on "all broadband devices" soon, likely within the next year. What does Bewkes mean by "all broadband devices?" That is unclear, but a safe bet would be... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Katie Couric, Piers Morgan and CNN's 9 p.m. Slot - Posted August 2, 2010
The New York Times' Brian Stelter writes about "CBS Evening News" anchor Katie Couric and CNN's apparent 9 p.m. host ... [TVNewser]

This Is Where CNN Makes Its Money - Posted May 27, 2010
Today Time Warner hosted an "investor day" where CEO Jeff Bewkes and the various division chiefs gave updates on the state of the business. The above slide is from the presentation delivered by Phil Kent, the chairman and CEO of Turner... [TVNewser]

Cable Bosses Talk 'TV Everywhere' At Cable Show - Posted May 12, 2010
Heavy hitters from the television world, including Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes, Comcast CEO Brian Roberts and CBS CEO Leslie Moonves talked "TV Everywhere" during a panel discussion at the 2010 Cable Show in Los Angeles. Broadcasting & ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Time Warner Chairman Jeff Bewkes On CNBC - Posted May 12, 2010
From The Cable Show, the trade show for cable systems, CNBC's Tyler Mathisen and Julia Boorstin talked with Time Warner chairman Jeff Bewkes this afternoon. And while there were no qu... [TVNewser]

Bewkes Discusses CBS/CNN Talk on Call - Posted May 5, 2010
In an earnings call this morning, Time Warner Chairman and CEO Jeff Bewkes was asked about the reported negotiations taking place between CBS and CNN. From Bloomberg: "It's no secret that we've talked to o... [TVNewser]

Turner Gets the NCAA Tournament - Posted April 22, 2010
It looks like the annual TVNewser bracket challenge is going to have to expand. This morning, the NCAA announced that CBS Sports, ... [TVNewser]

Time Warner EVP Corp. Comm. Ed Adler To Step Down - Posted February 12, 2010
Longtime Time Warner executive Edward Adler will leave the company after a transition period, the company announced today. Adler holds the position of Executive Vice President, Corporate Communications. Previously, he had been Time Warner's Senior Vice President, Co... [PRNewser]

Time Warner CEO on CNN: 'We have Bigger Ambitions than (leaning) Left or Right' - Posted February 5, 2010
Marketwatch.com's Jon Friedman talks with Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes about his media empire -- from the future of the Time Inc. magazines to CNN's ratings woes and programming choices. Bewkes insisted that CNN "has more viewers" who "watch for shorter periods of ... [TVNewser]

Time Inc. Update: Buyout Packages, 'Hard Look' At Unprofitable Titles, Some Departures - Posted November 4, 2009
The Time Inc. news is coming in fast and furious. First: at least there will be decent severance. Both guild and non-guild employees are being offered two weeks' pay for each year of service, while employees based in New York State will get 13 weeks pay on top of that. (Media Decoder) Second,... [MediaJobsDaily]

Time Warner Inc. Posts 10% Decrease In Profits But Still Feels Like A Billion Bucks - Posted November 4, 2009
A billion and a third, that is. Time Warner Inc. (TWX) reported a profit of $1.3 billion on revenues of $7.1 billion, leading chairman and CEO Jeff Bewkes to announce that "Time Warner is firmly on track to post solid results this year in spite of the tough economic environment." Revenue at... [MediaJobsDaily]

CNN's Jon Klein to Staff: We Refuse to do the Things that Might Get us a Quick Number or Cater to the Extremes that Would Alienate our Core Viewers - Posted October 27, 2009
On a day when a host of stories are headlining CNN's fourth place finish in prime time demo for the month, CNN/U.S. president Jon Klein spent a few minutes of his morning editorial phone call to reassure the troops. "We are the lucky ones," he concludes, in a transcript of t... [TVNewser]

Time Warner Reiterates: No Interest in NBCU - Posted October 13, 2009
•At an industry conference this morning, Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes reiterated that his company has no interest in a NBCU bid. A TVNewser reader in attendance tells us, "He said he looks forward to Comcast or Liberty taking a risk but doubts either would keep NBCU... [TVNewser]

Time Warner, MSLO Release Earnings Numbers - Posted July 29, 2009
Two big public media companies, Time Warner Inc. and Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia released their second quarter earnings numbers today, with both reporting revenue de... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Time Warner, MSLO Release Earnings Numbers - Posted July 29, 2009
Two big public media companies, Time Warner Inc. and Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia released their second quarter earnings numbers today, with both reporting revenue de... [FishbowlNY]

Cable News Ad Wars: MSNBC Targets CNN - Posted July 16, 2009
In a new television promo, CNN claims it is "No. 1, with more viewers than Fox and MSNBC." The ad goes on to say that CNN has held the top spot for seven years in a row. Now, MSNBC is challenging the credibility of the CNN ad and asking Nielsen to weigh... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: CNN Wire, FNC Baby, NBC Chat... - Posted March 4, 2009
> B&C's Claire Atkinson reads into Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes' comments yesterday at a media conference. Speaking about other news networks, Bewkes said, "We're here to help." Atkinson writes, "He wasn't necessarily floating a merger, but something much more simple. He wants them to take a look at ... [TVNewser]

Moonves Closes Door on CBS-CNN Merger; Bewkes Keeps Network Options Open - Posted March 3, 2009
CBS Corp. CEO Les Moonves is ruling out a merger with CNN, while Time Warner's CEO keeps his network options open. ... [TVNewser]

Time Warner CEO: AOL Still Up for Grabs - Posted December 12, 2008
In today's Will-It-Ever-End department, Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes said the company is still working hard on a possible deal involving AOL, and hopes to come to some kind of agreement "fairly soon," according to ... [ThinkMobile - SocialTimes.com]

'Major' Layoffs at Time Inc.'s Southern Progress Magazines - Posted October 23, 2008
FishbowlNY has confirmation that layoffs one tipster calls "major" have hit Southern Progress Corporation, the Time Inc. subsidiary that publishes Southern Living, Cooking Light, Health, Southern Accents, Cottage Living, and Coastal Living, among others. As Southern Progress spokeswoman ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

'Major' Layoffs at Time Inc.'s Southern Progress Magazines - Posted October 23, 2008
FishbowlNY has confirmation that layoffs one tipster calls "major" have hit Southern Progress Corporation, the Time Inc. subsidiary that publishes Southern Living, Cooking Light, Health, Southern Accents, Cottage Living, and Coastal Living, among others. As Southern Progress spokeswoman ... [FishbowlNY]

Yahoo Clears Path to AOL Talks - Posted September 24, 2008
The Financial Times is reporting that Yahoo's new board on Tuesday cleared the way for new discussions with Time Warner over its troubled AOL unit, which could revive negotiations for some kind of combination of the two portals that ground to a halt earlier this year. "A... [ThinkMobile - SocialTimes.com]

Time Warner CEO: AOL Decision "Soon" - Posted September 18, 2008
Well, that certainly sounds ominous. At Goldman Sach's recent media conference—which we resume must have had an interesting atmosphere given the meltdown on Wall Street—Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes indicated that while planning to... [ThinkMobile - SocialTimes.com]

Liberty Media Interested in AOL Dial-Up Deal - Posted August 13, 2008
Reuters is reporting that Liberty Media is interested in discussing a deal to swap Time Warner stock for AOL's dial-up Internet business, Liberty chairman John Malone said on Monday. This would put Liberty in contention with Earthlink, who is also ... [ThinkMobile - SocialTimes.com]

The Ticker (p.m. edition): Turner, Olympics, Cafferty... - Posted August 6, 2008
> Despite net income falling 26% in 2Q, Time Warner's Turner division, which includes CNN & Headline News, delivered an 11% increase in ad sales. TVWeek reports Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes says the unit outperformed expectations "given the economic conditions."... [TVNewser]

Turner Broadcasting Signs Yahoo Deal, Sticks it to AOL - Posted July 11, 2008
It seems that Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes, who Silicon Alley Insider says was never a fan of synergy to begin with, has completely abandoned the idea when it comes to AOL. The site r... [ThinkMobile - SocialTimes.com]

The Who's Who of Media at Sun Valley - Posted July 8, 2008
Dan Cox, on special assignment for FishbowlLA, covering the 2008 Sun Valley Media Conference. Though Allen & Company are extremely tight-lipped about everything of interest at the Sun Valley Media Conference, a few small bits and pieces are leaking out on the first day. A list of attendees surfaced and included such mega-moguls... [FishbowlLA]

Morning Reading List, 03.03.08 - Posted March 3, 2008
Good morning Washington. One year ago we said goodbye to Arthur Schlesinger, Jr. and AP said hello (again) to Ron Fournier. It's the birthday of Al... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 11.07.07 - Posted November 7, 2007
Good morning Washington. You think journos make good dinner guests, or is it that they make better dinner guests than your family? An ABC release announced, "'World News with Charles Gibson' was the most-watched evening newscast among Total Viewers, Househol... [FishbowlDC]

HBO's Chief Gets Whacked - Posted May 9, 2007
That didn't take long. A day after Chris Albrecht took a leave of absence from his post following a weekend in which he was arrested for allegedly beating his girlfriend, Time Warner has whacked the HBO chief executive. Nikki Finke ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

HBO's Chief Gets Whacked - Posted May 9, 2007
That didn't take long. A day after Chris Albrecht took a leave of absence from his post following a weekend in which he was arrested for allegedly beating his girlfriend, Time Warner has whacked the HBO chief executive. Nikki Finke ... [FishbowlNY]

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