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Veteran Entertainment Lawyer, Elyot Waller, Joins Mainframe Studios

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 8:20pm

His appointment is a hallmark of the studios exceptional growth and scope of projects and original properties.

Key Points: 
  • His appointment is a hallmark of the studios exceptional growth and scope of projects and original properties.
  • With an extensive career in entertainment and media law, Elyot Waller joins the award-winning animation studio to lead the outstanding business affairs team.
  • Prior to joining Mainframe, Elyot Waller held positions with leading companies and law firms, including, executive positions with animation studios and most recently as Senior Counsel to MEP Business Counsel.
  • Since 1993, Mainframe Studios has been a leader in the field of animation, producing creative, ground-breaking content for some of the worlds biggest branded properties and studios.

Salem Media Group Schedules Second Quarter 2021 Earnings Release and Teleconference

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 9:00pm

Salem Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: SALM) announced today that it plans to report its second quarter 2021 financial results at 3:00 P.M. Central Time on August 4, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • Salem Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: SALM) announced today that it plans to report its second quarter 2021 financial results at 3:00 P.M. Central Time on August 4, 2021.
  • The company also plans to host a teleconference to discuss its results on August 4, 2021 at 4:00 P.M. Central Time.
  • To access the teleconference, please dial (877) 524-8416, and then ask to be joined to the Salem Media Group Second Quarter 2021 call or listen to the webcast.
  • Salem Media Group is Americas leading multimedia company specializing in Christian and conservative content, with media properties comprising radio, digital media and book and newsletter publishing.

WWE® and Blumhouse Partner to Develop ‘The United States of America Vs. Vince McMahon

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 2:00pm

WWE (NYSE: WWE) and Blumhouse Television are partnering to develop a limited scripted series called, The United States of America Vs. Vince McMahon.

Key Points: 
  • WWE (NYSE: WWE) and Blumhouse Television are partnering to develop a limited scripted series called, The United States of America Vs. Vince McMahon.
  • Jason Blums company, Blumhouse, will develop the series for television, led by Blumhouse TV President Chris McCumber.
  • The series, The United States of America Vs. Vince McMahon, will be the first-ever scripted dramatic portrayal of a chapter in WWEs history.
  • For years, infamous Post writer Phil Mushnick regularly hammered WWE Chairman & CEO Vince McMahon in his column.

Nexstar Media Group, Inc. Names Lee Ann Gliha Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 12:00pm

Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) today announced that Lee Ann Gliha has been named Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer effective August 9, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST) today announced that Lee Ann Gliha has been named Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer effective August 9, 2021.
  • Ms. Gliha will assume the CFO role from Thomas E. Carter, who was named President and Chief Operating Officer in October 2020 and has served as the Companys Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer since joining the Company in 2009.
  • Lee Ann is an accomplished finance leader who understands the rapidly evolving media ecosystem and brings extensive industry relationships to her new role at Nexstar, said Mr. Carter.
  • Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXST) is a leading diversified media company that leverages localism to bring new services and value to consumers and advertisers through its traditional media, digital and mobile media platforms.

B-Roll Available: Inside the Walt Disney Archives Exhibition at Graceland Exhibition Center

Sunday, July 25, 2021 - 8:14pm

Following is a link to b-roll of the celebratory opening day of the major six-month exhibition Inside The Walt Disney Archives, making only its second appearance anywhere in the U.S. at the Graceland Exhibition Center.

Key Points: 
  • Following is a link to b-roll of the celebratory opening day of the major six-month exhibition Inside The Walt Disney Archives, making only its second appearance anywhere in the U.S. at the Graceland Exhibition Center.
  • The exhibition showcases a dazzling display of more than 450 objects, including original artwork, costumes, and props that tell the story of the Archives, The Walt Disney Company, and Walt Disney himself.
  • The Inside the Walt Disney Archives exhibition celebrates the legacy of The Walt Disney Company archives, with behind-the-scenes access never before granted to the public.
  • Founded by Disney Legend Dave Smith in 1970, the Walt Disney Archives is a vital resource for every part of Disney, as well as an important research center for Disney scholars, researchers, and writers.

Daikin Teams With Gold Medalist, NBC and The Weather Channel for Major Summer Campaign

Friday, July 23, 2021 - 5:27pm

Anchoring this marketing initiative from Daikin is a nationally televised ad campaign featuring a legendary gold medalist spokesperson.

Key Points: 
  • Anchoring this marketing initiative from Daikin is a nationally televised ad campaign featuring a legendary gold medalist spokesperson.
  • Plus, Daikin has teamed with The Weather Channel, providing exclusive Daikin Air Quality Index alerts broadcast throughout the country.
  • Retton will relay Daikins new brand message, Perfecting the Air We Share, during integrated broadcast and digital content created by Comcast-NBC for the 2021 summer contest.
  • For example, The Weather Channels Daikin Air Quality Index tailored to local markets and Mary Lou Rettons NBC summer games segments will be co-branded by local Daikin contractors.

Qurate Retail, Inc. Announces Second Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call

Friday, July 23, 2021 - 1:15pm

Qurate Retail, Inc.s (Qurate Retail) (Nasdaq: QRTEA, QRTEB, QRTEP) Chief Executive Officer, Mike George, and Executive Chairman, Greg Maffei, will host a conference call to discuss results for the second quarter of 2021 on Friday, August 6th at 8:30 a.m.

Key Points: 
  • Qurate Retail, Inc.s (Qurate Retail) (Nasdaq: QRTEA, QRTEB, QRTEP) Chief Executive Officer, Mike George, and Executive Chairman, Greg Maffei, will host a conference call to discuss results for the second quarter of 2021 on Friday, August 6th at 8:30 a.m.
  • Before the open of market trading that day, Qurate Retail will issue a press release reporting such results, which can be found at http://ir.qurateretail.com/pressreleases .
  • The press release and conference call may discuss Qurate Retails financial performance and outlook, as well as other forward looking matters.
  • Links to the press release and replays of the call will also be available on the Qurate Retail website.

Amobee Names Nick Brien as Chief Executive Officer

Friday, July 23, 2021 - 4:58am

Amobee , a global leader in advertising technology that unifies TV, digital and social to deliver results that drive customer growth and wholly owned subsidiary of Singtel, today announced that Nick Brien has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer.

Key Points: 
  • Amobee , a global leader in advertising technology that unifies TV, digital and social to deliver results that drive customer growth and wholly owned subsidiary of Singtel, today announced that Nick Brien has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer.
  • Samba Natarajan , who was holding concurrent responsibilities as Chief Executive Officer of Amobee as well as Chief Executive Officer of Strategic Portfolio at Singtel Group, will re-focus on his role at Singtel and continue as a board member at Amobee.
  • Prior to joining Dentsu in August 2017, Brien was the President of Hearst Marketing Services and Chief Executive Officer of iCrossing.
  • Brien also previously served as Chief Executive Officer of McCann Worldgroup, a leading advertising and marketing network, a post he assumed in April 2010.

Gannett Schedules Second Quarter 2021 Results

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 9:36pm

Gannett Co., Inc. (Gannett, the Company) (NYSE: GCI) announced today that it will release its second quarter 2021 financial results on Friday, August 6, 2021, prior to the opening of the New York Stock Exchange.

Key Points: 
  • Gannett Co., Inc. (Gannett, the Company) (NYSE: GCI) announced today that it will release its second quarter 2021 financial results on Friday, August 6, 2021, prior to the opening of the New York Stock Exchange.
  • Management will host a conference call on Friday, August 6, 2021 at 8:30 A.M. Eastern Time.
  • The conference call may be accessed by dialing 1-877-451-6152 (from within the U.S.) or 1-201-389-0879 (from outside of the U.S.) ten minutes prior to the scheduled start of the call; please reference Gannett Second Quarter Earnings Call or access code 13719790.
  • Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) is a subscription-led and digitally focused media and marketing solutions company committed to empowering communities to thrive.

WWE® Declares Quarterly Dividend

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 10:00pm

WWE (NYSE: WWE) announced that its Board of Directors today declared the Companys regular quarterly dividend of $0.12 per share for all Class A and B shares of common stock.

Key Points: 
  • WWE (NYSE: WWE) announced that its Board of Directors today declared the Companys regular quarterly dividend of $0.12 per share for all Class A and B shares of common stock.
  • WWE, a publicly traded company (NYSE: WWE), is an integrated media organization and recognized leader in global entertainment.
  • Additional information on WWE (NYSE: WWE) can be found at wwe.com and corporate.wwe.com .
  • Trademarks: All WWE programming, talent names, images, likenesses, slogans, wrestling moves, trademarks, logos and copyrights are the exclusive property of WWE and its subsidiaries.