Whoever ends up buying Variety will have to make up for “a decade of deferred maintenance” after they’ve coughed up $40 million or more, said a media executive who recently kicked the tires on the venerable trade pub’s sales book. Read more »
For decades, publishers have tried and failed to use the law of “hot news” to chase competitors from their stories. This hasn’t dissuaded Pe… Read more »
Ken Sonenclar is a Managing Director at DeSilva + Phillips, LLC, a New York investment bank specializing in media.
After decades with less… Read more »
Jay Penske, the CEO of MMC, the LA-based online media network, has managed to do the impossible: convince Nikki Finke to, well, change anyth… Read more »
Nikki Finke (pictured), who delights in Hollywood scoops and gigging the entertainment establishment, has sold her one-woman DeadlineHollywo… Read more »