Former Island Records prexy Johnny Barbis has been tapped to helm A&M Associated labels, a newly formed outfit designed to handle sales, marketing and promotion for the Polydor and Rocket labels.
Cathy McCormack has been named head of sales research for the WB Network with responsibility for all sales and marketing research.
Mayor Richard Riordan on Tuesday proposed a tax incentive to attract multimedia companies to the city, and to keep them here.
Indian entertainment group Vatsa and the U.K.-based TKO Magnum Group have sealed a joint venture that will see TKO manufacture and distribute Vatsa's music product in the U.S. and Europe.
Supporters and opponents of Universal's plans to vastly expand its lot offered differing pictures of the project Tuesday, characterizing it as a well-thought-out boon to the region's economy or a…
Geraldo Rivera's "Rivera Live" talkshow on CNBC beat its chief cable talk competitor, "Larry King Live," for the first time in the prime demographic aged 25 to 54 during the fourth quarter of 1996.
The Sundance Institute and RKO Pictures Inc. have jointly announced a landmark commitment of $100,000 over four years to support the institute through the creation of an annual RKO fellowship at the…
Multinational exhib Hoyts Cinemas is stepping up its plan to carve out niches in several European markets as part of its goal of expanding to 2,500 screens worldwide.
There are few Oscar categories in which foreign artists have made a stronger impact than in lensing, a testament to Hollywood's openness to creative influences from all over the world.
Emmy Award-winning writer Bruce Vilanch has been named to the writing team of the 69th Academy Awards presentation, producer Gilbert Cates announced Tuesday.
CBS Radio has disbanded its in-house rep firm, CBS Radio Representatives, and consolidated $250 million in national ad sales activity for its 79 stations at Interep, an outside radio sales agency.