Fred Seibert, a member of the team that launched MTV and who more recently served as president of Hanna-Barbera Cartoons, was named president of MTV Networks Online.
Warner Bros. Online has inked a three-year promotional deal with eBay that will steer visitors of the studio's Web sites to merchandise being sold through the online auction house.
Gotham-based production company BNN will use the Internet to upload raw footage of upcoming network shows, pilot productions currently being pitched and footage from shows the network censors threw…
The Walt Disney Co. bowed the revamped Disney.com Web site Monday, one that merges its corporate site with the subscriber-based Disney Blast Online service.
CBS might not be a huge force in the Internet biz today, but the company fully intends to become a major powerhouse in new media over the next few years, Eye prexy and CEO Mel Karmazin declared…
FROM VARIETY/SCHRODERS BIG PICTUREThe age-old concepts of strong brands and quality service will still be important in the high-tech world of the Internet, according to new media execs.
Leading online auction house First Auction has pacted with T.J. Martell Foundation to raise funds for the charity by producing online auctions featuring celebrity-related events and merchandise.
FROM VARIETY/SCHRODERS BIG PICTUREFCC chairman William Kennard told the entertainment industry that it faces "an army of FCC lawyers coming in and telling you what to do" if broadcasters, cable…
Tina Sharkey has been upped to group prexy of the Children's Television Workshop's newly created online division, signaling CTW's push to educate families via the Internet.
In an effort to push ad sales, Playboy Online has tapped two key executives in its advertising department.
The Visual Effects Society has elected two new officers to its board of directors.