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So What Do You Do, Paul Carrick Brunson, Matchmaker and Co-host of OWN's Lovetown USA?
Just in time for V-Day, the relationship expert gives tips on advice-writing and tells how YouTube videos helped him nab a gig at OWN.

So What Do You Do, Kim Martin, President of WE tv?
Reaching millions of female viewers, WE tv's president talks about transforming the brand and expanding with a spinoff and media partnerships.

So What Do You Do, Lisa Ling, Host and Executive Producer of Our America?
The TV vet gives tips on how to interview subjects and tells why OWN is the best place she's ever worked.

So What Do You Do, Gayle King, O Editor-at-Large and Sirius XM Host?
Oprah's confidante and all-around media maven Gayle King talks about her potential return to daytime TV and her role at Winfrey's nascent cable network.

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OWN's Voice-Over Guy is Straight Out of Long Island - Posted June 12, 2014
This is pretty meta. For the summer season premiere of Where Are They Now?, OWN profiled the promo-voice of the network. Daniel Bernard Sweeney, a.k.a. D.B. Sweeney, was born in the Shoreham village district... [Fishbowl NY]

OWN's Voice-Over Guy is Straight Out of Long Island - Posted June 12, 2014
This is pretty meta. For the summer season premiere of Where Are They Now?, OWN profiled the promo-voice of the network. Daniel Bernard Sweeney, a.k.a. D.B. Sweeney, was born in the Shoreham village district... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: AT&T to Acquire DirecTV | NYT Publisher Speaks | CNN Fires Editor - Posted May 19, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [Fishbowl NY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: AT&T to Acquire DirecTV | NYT Publisher Speaks | CNN Fires Editor - Posted May 19, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

Oprah: OWN Reality Series Steers Clear of 'Bitches' and 'Ho's' Catfights - Posted September 16, 2013
OWN's upcoming reality program Crazy.Sexy.Life. is about four African-American girlfriends who live in Harlem (Kiyah, Bershan, Chenoa, Tiffany). After a sneak preview September 3, the show is set to debut in early 2014. ... [Fishbowl NY]

Oprah: OWN Reality Series Steers Clear of 'Bitches' and 'Ho's' Catfights - Posted September 16, 2013
OWN's upcoming reality program Crazy.Sexy.Life. is about four African-American girlfriends who live in Harlem (Kiyah, Bershan, Chenoa, Tiffany). After a sneak preview September 3, the show is set to debut in early 2014. ... [FishbowlNY]

Oprah in Hot Water Because She Loves Using Penis Cream - Posted April 12, 2013
Oprah has enough trouble explaining to everyone she meets that OWN isn't an elaborate hoax. So she can't be too pleased with Canadian activists who have been protesting her every move.... [Fishbowl NY]

Oprah in Hot Water Because She Loves Using Penis Cream - Posted April 12, 2013
Oprah has enough trouble explaining to everyone she meets that OWN isn't an elaborate hoax. So she can't be too pleased with Canadian activists who have been protesting her every move.... [FishbowlNY]

OWN Host Tells How Twitter Got Him a Book Deal - Posted February 6, 2013
In three short years, Paul Carrick Brunson has gone from a virtually unknown matchmaker to a best-selling author with his own show on OWN. So, how did he become a ... [AllTwitter]

Re-Branding: Oprah, HuffPo Join Forces - Posted November 1, 2012
Two of the media world's biggest one-woman brands have joined forces in the interest of elevating both of their profiles--and their respective media outlets. After some earlier announcements, the two chose today to launch "HuffPost OW... [PRNewser]

Lisa Ling: 'We need journalists to uncover truths' - Posted September 12, 2012
In Mediabistro's latest So What Do You Do? interview, veteran broadcast journalist and Our America host Lisa Ling talks a... [TVSpy]

Lisa Ling: 'OWN is hands down the best place I've ever worked' - Posted September 12, 2012
Lisa Ling got her start as a TV correspondent when she was only 15. Since then, she's come a long way, co-hosting The View, National Geographic's Explorer and OWN's Our America. In the ... [FishbowlLA]

Oprah Addresses OWN's Struggles, Signs Deal With Comcast - Posted April 2, 2012
Oprah Winfrey has inked a deal with Comcast that will bring her struggling OWN channel to millions of additional homes. The deal will tack on three mill... [AgencySpy]

Oprah Addresses OWN's Struggles, Signs Deal With Comcast - Posted April 2, 2012
Oprah Winfrey has inked a deal with Comcast that will bring her struggling OWN channel to millions of additional homes. The deal will tack on three mill... [PRNewser]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted March 23, 2012
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Former Bloomberg Radio Anchor Becomes Published Author (left), March 17 ... [Fishbowl NY]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted March 23, 2012
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Former Bloomberg Radio Anchor Becomes Published Author (left), March 17 ... [FishbowlNY]

Peter Lauria Thinks It's Time for Oprah to Shut Down OWN - Posted March 21, 2012
Peter Lauria is not an OWN fan. In the Reuters "Media Bite" segment above, Lauria says what many in the media world are probably thinking: Oprah'... [Fishbowl NY]

Peter Lauria Thinks It's Time for Oprah to Shut Down OWN - Posted March 21, 2012
Peter Lauria is not an OWN fan. In the Reuters "Media Bite" segment above, Lauria says what many in the media world are probably thinking: Oprah'... [FishbowlNY]

Layoffs | Layoffs | More Layoffs |Resignation - Posted March 21, 2012
Sorry to be the bearer of bad news, but this morning it's all about layoffs. Los Angeles Times Cuts Staff Again (via TheWrap) A Bunch Of People At AOL Got Fired Today (via ... [TVNewser]

Revolving Door: Changes at OWN, 'HGTV Magazine,' and More - Posted March 20, 2012
Oprah Winfrey's OWN has announced a number of big changes. First we ... [PRNewser]

Massive Layoffs Hit Oprah Winfrey's OWN - Posted March 20, 2012
Call it The Next Chapter at OWN! Oprah Winfrey's struggling network, OWN, is headed for some major restructuring. The network announced one-fifth, or 30 staffers based in New York and Los Angeles, are being laid off. "As CEO, I... [Fishbowl NY]

Massive Layoffs Hit Oprah Winfrey's OWN - Posted March 20, 2012
Call it The Next Chapter at OWN! Oprah Winfrey's struggling network, OWN, is headed for some major restructuring. The network announced one-fifth, or 30 staffers based in New York and Los Angeles, are being laid off. "As CEO, I... [FishbowlNY]

Rosie Gets Canceled | More Busts at High Times Magazine | Ranking Journalism Schools - Posted March 19, 2012
So far this morning, in addition to a couple of staff additions at Gawker, we're reminded of a few things: anyone can get fired, smuggling drugs and magazine publishing don't mix well, and journalism schools deserve to be ranked. Gawker Media Adds Two (via FishbowlNY) ... [MediaJobsDaily]

Struggling OWN To Target African-American Audiences - Posted December 13, 2011
[caption id="attachment_31353" align="alignleft" width="405" caption="The Montgomerys, stars of 'Welcome to Sweetie Pies'"][/caption] The lone hit on Oprah's OWN... [PRNewser]

Twitter Explains Photo Ownership: "you own your tweets and photos will be part of your tweets." - Posted June 2, 2011
In the wake of Twitter's announcement that they are building their own photo sharing service, questions about who will actually own the photos uploaded to Twitter.com (via photobucket) st... [AllTwitter]

OWN: A Test of the Oprah Brand, An Opportunity for Other Brands - Posted January 4, 2011
Despite a launch that the AP calls "rather quiet" Oprah's new OWN cable network launched this weekend with an average of one million viewers on its first two nights, the New York Post... [PRNewser]

Oprah Vents While Stars And Stripes Admits Porn Problem, Plus Other News of the Day - Posted October 1, 2010
- Oprah Winfrey wasn't pleased; wasn't pleased at all to leave broadcast television. According to a report from Fortune magazine, Oprah talks about what took place when she negotiated a partnership with Discovery Communications to help build her own network OWN. Di... [MediaJobsDaily]

Oprah, Pushed Out of Broadcast TV by Discovery Execs, Tells Fortune She 'Wasn't Pleased' - Posted October 1, 2010
Oprah Winfrey, who started the historic 25th and final season of her eponymous show, begins the next phase of the career on January 1, 2011. With Discovery Communications at the helm, Winfrey goes from her own show to own network--OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network. The chan... [Fishbowl NY]

Oprah, Pushed Out of Broadcast TV by Discovery Execs, Tells Fortune She 'Wasn't Pleased' - Posted October 1, 2010
Oprah Winfrey, who started the historic 25th and final season of her eponymous show, begins the next phase of the career on January 1, 2011. With Discovery Communications at the helm, Winfrey goes from her own show to own network--OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network. The chan... [FishbowlNY]

Oprah Set To Leave Broadcast TV In 2011 - Posted November 20, 2009
Yesterday, it became clear that the rumors were true: Oprah Winfrey will be leaving her network TV show in 2011. ... [Fishbowl NY]

Oprah Set To Leave Broadcast TV In 2011 - Posted November 20, 2009
Yesterday, it became clear that the rumors were true: Oprah Winfrey will be leaving her network TV show in 2011. ... [FishbowlNY]

It's Oprah's World, We Just Live In It - Posted January 15, 2008
Discovery Communications and Oprah Winfrey announced that the Discovery Health network will be turned over to Winfrey next year, becoming OWN--the Oprah Winfrey Network. From AP: The cas... [FishbowlLA]

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