China's Dalian Wanda has agreed to pay $1.2 billion for Infront Sports & Media, the Swiss sports marketing firm.
At the annual Television Critics Assn. press tour in July, CBS topper Leslie Moonves faced an auditorium full of reporters to discuss the Eye's most promising new program: eight weeks of "Thursday…
SXSW is adding a sports component, SXsports, to its 2014 slate, with a featured conversation between Simmons and Silver among the sessions.
Hernan Lopez has inked a new three-year contract with 21st Century Fox that will keep him prexy-CEO of Fox International Channels and National Geographic Channels International through 2016. Lopez…
Numbers are in for the first full week of national sports channel Fox Sports 1, and the net has left plenty of room for improvement. Nielsen estimates that FS1 averaged 161,000 viewers in primetime…
Senior veep and head of marketing Robert Gottlieb upped to exec veep of marketing.
There’s really no such thing as reinventing a sports network at this point in the game, and Fox Sports 1 — which launched over the weekend as a complement, more than an alternative, to ESPN — isn’t…
Breaking down such topics as the use of mobile devices in sports entertainment and the economic realities of televised sports, prominent figures from Fox Sports, the Los Angeles Dodgers, the NFL and…
Fox Sports Digital has acquired social sports start-up Fanhood, hiring founder/CEO Brandon Ramsey as vice president of engineering.
The option of purchasing cable channels a la carte is a “fantasy,” according to Randy Freer, COO and co-president of Fox Sports Media Group, who spoke Thursday at the Variety Sports Entertainment…
Fox Sports has indefinitely postponed the launch of the TV Everywhere companion service for Fox Sports 1 — set to bow Saturday to about 90 million homes — while ESPN released an update to its…