The top three holding companies control 45% of the global market for advertising-&-marketing services, generating annual income of $40 billion. But some worry they're getting too big. Congloms like…
Agencies hope they're on the rebound. Last year, the biz suffered its worst decline since 1987, with billings down 10% in the U.S. Big agencies slashed head-counts by 10% -- nearly 100,000 employees…
It doesn't have the ratings potential of "Joe Millionaire," but the plot is the same: A large cast of suitors stumping through Hollywood in search of a megabucks donor to make them America's…
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Judging by press coverage on the recent signing of Vivid Entertainment porn stars Jenna Jameson, Sunset Adams and Mercedez to shill for Ponysportswear, you'd think the country had been put back on…
GQ editor Art Cooper is heading for the door after 20 years, and his editing philosophy looks likely to follow him. But as traditional mens titles like GQ and Playboy retool to rival so-called…
Marvin Davis' bid for Universal Studios and Universal Music has received a powerful boost as influential international investment firm Carlyle Group has come aboard as a partner.
The Peacock said Thursday its feathers weren't ruffled by the fact that two of its politically active stars -- the very Democratic Martin Sheen and the very Republican Fred Thompson -- appear in…
The U.S. Dept. of Justice Thursday tentatively signed off on giant TV group Univision's controversial merger with radio company Hispanic Broadcasting, with one caveat: Univision must pare down its…
A group of protesters attending the FCC's public forum Thursday on whether to loosen media ownership rules dressed up as mad scientists, arguing that the agency is relying on botched data.
The Writers Guild of America West has hired a lobbying firm, Washington, D.C.-based Public Strategies Inc., for representation on legislative and government affairs issues.