News Corp. CEO Robert Thomson reports third-quarter revenues dipped five percent to $2B, largely due to lower sales at its news and information services unit and the divestiture of the Dow Jones Media Group.
Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia reports that its Q1 publishing operating loss grew to $2.8M as revenue dipped 20 percent due to a fall-out in digital advertising and the absence of the Whole Living supplemental issue of Everday Food.
Abernathy MacGregor Group and Hill+Knowlton Strategies are behind the media push for Amsterdam-based D.E. Master Blenders 1753's deal to merge its coffee business with brands of Mondelez International to create a pure play company with $7B in global revenues.
House Speaker John Boehner said today that his special Congressional panel to investigate the 2012 deaths of former US ambassador to Libya Christopher Stevens and three other Americans in Benghazi is not going to be a "circus." The veteran politico knows better.
Scott Elmore, who directed communications and marketing for the American Apparel & Footwear Association, has departed for the Airports Council International – North America, the Washington trade group for government-owned airports and suppliers.
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