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2014-07-02 16:23:19

EMERYVILLE, Calif., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LeapFrog Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE: LF) announced today that Steve Youngwood has joined the company's board of directors. Mr. Youngwood is a senior global media industry executive who most recently served as Executive Vice President and General Manager of Digital Media and Entertainment Products at Nickelodeon. "Steve is a proven and well-respected leader in the digital media industry," said LeapFrog Chairman Bill Chiasson. "His...

2014-06-11 12:25:42

Thousands of students from 37 Detroit middle and high schools competed in the challenge, a partnership of Viacom, Get Schooled and Detroit Public Schools DETROIT, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Thursday, June 12 from 9 until 11 a.m., recording artist and Detroit native, Big Sean will return to his hometown to act as "Principal for the Day" at Bates Academy (Bates), an Excellent Schools Detroit "Top K-8 Recommended School." Competing against thousands of students from 37 Detroit...

2014-06-05 23:06:44

SubscriberWise board member and MCTV president is among many outspoken industry leaders calling for reform. New YouTube video offers subscribers an explanation for the sharp increases. Massillon, OH (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 SubscriberWise®, the nation’s largest issuing consumer reporting agency for the communications industry and the leading provider of analytics-driven subscriber risk management technology, announced today that Robert Gessner, president of MCTV and board member for...

2014-06-05 16:24:58

Lalaloopsy(TM), #1 Collector Brand For Girls, Spawns New Content Deals VAN NUYS, Calif., June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MGA Entertainment, the world's largest private toy company, today announced several agreements that highlight the growth of its Lalaloopsy(TM) franchise. The company has just signed a two-year deal with Viacom to air the first two seasons of the Lalaloopsy television program internationally on its Nickelodeon and Nick Jr. networks. The 52 episodes will air...

2014-05-27 16:23:35

NEW YORK, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS and CBS.A) announced that Joseph Ianniello, Chief Operating Officer, will participate in a question-and-answer session at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Telecom and Media Conference on Tuesday, June 3, 2014. The session will begin at 11:55 AM, BST (6:55 AM ET). An audio webcast of the session can be accessed here. A replay of the audio webcast will be available in the Investors/News & Events section of...

2014-05-22 16:24:53

NEW YORK, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS.A and CBS) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved a quarterly dividend on the Company's stock of $.12 per share. The dividend is payable on July 1, 2014, to shareholders of record on June 10, 2014. About CBS CorporationCBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS.A and CBS) is a mass media company that creates and distributes industry-leading content across a variety of platforms to audiences around the world. The...

2014-05-14 04:23:09

TURKU, Finland, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For German version: http://academy.lyyti.com/de/finnisches-start-up-unternehmen-lyyti-fordert-grosse-spieler-d es-europaischen-softwaremarkets-heraus [http://academy.lyyti.com/de/finnisches-start-up-unternehmen-lyyti-fordert-gro%C3%9Fe-spieler-des-europ%C3%A4ischen-softwaremarkets-heraus ] Today, Lyyti, a Finnish-based event management software company, is proud to announce yet another new enterprise customer, Be Viacom. Be...

2014-04-25 12:24:03

Launch Introduces First-Of-Its-Kind User-Personalized Edutainment Programming Service to Asia BALI, Indonesia, April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) Asia, a division of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA), one of the world's leading providers of original entertainment content, today announced it has entered a collaboration with SMiT, a global leader in conditional access module (CAM) manufacturing based in China. The award-winning( )My Nick Jr., a...

2014-04-17 16:25:24

Event to Celebrate Comedy Legend Don Rickles' Groundbreaking Career Tapes on Tuesday, May 6 at New York's Legendary Apollo Theater and Premieres Wednesday, May 28 on Spike TV NEW YORK, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The biggest superstars in comedy will come together on Spike TV to celebrate the legendary career of one of their most beloved icons - Don Rickles. "One Night Only: An All-Star Comedy Tribute to Don Rickles" will feature luminaries from the world of comedy, television...

2014-04-15 08:25:37

LOS ANGELES, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PromaxBDA, the leading global association for promotion, marketing and design professionals in the entertainment industry, today announced Tom Freston and Shane Smith as Keynote speakers at PromaxBDA: The Conference 2014, June 10-12 at the New York Hilton Midtown. The event, with this year's theme as #WTFuture, is a unique opportunity for high-level, creative thought leaders in the entertainment marketing industry to meet, share ideas and...


Word of the Day
glogg
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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