Forgive Bob Wright for feeling a sense of deja vu lately, inasmuch as recent headlines surrounding network television appear to keep recycling issues he faced during his 20-year tenure as president…
When the Comcast guys took over NBC, they seemed like a breath of fresh air for the beleaguered network. Industry insiders gave especially high marks to NBCUniversal’s new CEO, Steve Burke — not…
Can you say "NBC" in Spanish? The ad-sales team at Spanish-language network Univision is led by the man who shepherded the Peacock's outreach to sponsors during the heyday of “Friends,” “Frasier” and…
Autism Speaks was launched in February 2005 by Bob Wright, chair and CEO of NBC Universal and vice chair and chief exec of GE, and wife Suzanne to help find a cure for autism and raise public…
NBC Universal topper Bob Wright has three words for Rupert Murdoch, who is planning a business channel, a competitor to CNBC: "Bring it on."
In a dramatic changing of the guard at NBC, news prexy Andrew Lack has been upped to president and chief operating officer effective June 4, replacing Bob Wright, who was named Peacock chairman-CEO.
FROM VARIETY/SCHRODERS BIG PICTUREPeacock president and CEO Bob Wright Wednesday issued his strongest warning to date that the web is ready to switch to cable-only distribution in markets where it…