Barely a year on the job, Smith -- working with boss Leslie Moonves -- has helped transform the Eye into one of the leading providers of online video.
Before Stern signed on, Sirius was considered the "other" satellite radio company -- the Avis to XM's Hertz.
If there's one man who understands the promises and challenges of convergence, it's Stringer.
Domestic Film DAILY
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.8M Cumulative:$27.7M Sony / Screen Gems 13.13%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$778,903 Cumulative:$307.3M Disney 34.56%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$703,203 Cumulative:$17.1M Warner Brothers 34.59%
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