Mail    Print   Share Share

Revolving Door Newsletter: 07.28.09

Silverman Leaves NBC To Launch Production Co.; Lucky, InStyle Shop For Staff

July 28, 2009
After months of speculation, Ben Silverman is finally leaving NBC (news broken on Ryan Seacrest's Twitter account). The Reveille founder-turned-co-chairman of NBC Entertainment and Universal Media Studios will return to his roots, launching a new production company at Barry Diller's IAC, which Silverman described as "Warner Brothers meets BBDO." Silverman, who failed to return the Peacock's primetime lineup to its former glory, will stay on through the launch of the fall season. (Of course, since he was criticized for rarely being around when he had a job, you can't imagine he'll spend ...

AvantGuild Sign Up Now!Sign Up Now!

The How to Pitch series is worth its weight in gold. In just the first month I'd already benefited enough to consider the cost of joining well worth it. -- Gaen Murphree
AvantGuild benefits give you access to:
  • Premium content, including our How to Pitch Guides, an indispensable tool for freelance writers. view sample >
  • Savings of up to $35 per class on mediabistro.com courses and seminars.
  • Insurance discounts for freelancers and small businesses, including medical, dental, auto and home.
  • Lots of other professional discounts, including ZipCar (a $50 value) and your choice of magazine subscriptions (a $10 value).

... and much more! View all benefits or Sign up now!

Already an AvantGuild member?

Log in here to view the full page.

Email
remember me
Password
forgot your password?