Latest Wassermann Stories

2011-08-03 16:43:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz released the following statement on the partial shutdown of the FAA: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100929/DNCLOGO) "The House Republican leadership was reckless and irresponsible to adjourn without reaching an agreement on the reauthorization of the Federal Aviation Administration. This political stunt by House Republicans will cost American taxpayers $30 million a day and force more than...

2010-08-02 10:00:00

LOS ANGELES and NEW YORK, Aug. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Wasserman Media Group (Wasserman) announced today that fifteen-year sports marketing industry veteran John Brody will join the company as a Principal and will become a member of the Executive Management Team. Brody, who has been at Major League Baseball for eleven years, the past six as MLB's Senior Vice President of Corporate Sales and Marketing, will lead Wasserman's Global Sales Division and develop new business ventures. Brody, who also...

2005-07-05 19:45:18

By Dean Goodman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Lew Wasserman, the secretive moviemogul who ruled Hollywood with an iron fist for more than halfa century, could make men vomit with fear. Three years after his death, he still intimidates people.When filmmaker Barry Avrich was making a documentary about theformer boss of Universal Pictures, called "The Last Mogul," hefound that many people in Hollywood were too scared to talk. Avrich told Reuters that the Wasserman family wrote him aletter refusing...

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