Cablevision Systems Corporation

  1. James Dolan, Cablevision President and CEO, Joins Live Nation Board

    July 01, 2011 8:32 AM EDT James Dolan, president and chief executive officer of Cablevision Systems Corporation was elected to the Live Nation board of directors on Tuesday, according to documents filed with the SEC Thursday. The addition adds substantial media heft to the ...

  2. Cablevision Execs Discuss Value In MSG Spin-Off

    July 31, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Cablevision Systems Corporation executives discussed the potential value in spinning-off its Madison Square Garden business, during an earnings call yesterday with investors. "As a relatively small portion of Cablevision's consolidated r ...

  3. Madison Square Garden Spin-Off Approved

    July 30, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The board of directors for Cablevision Systems Corporation has authorized the company's management to move forward with the spin-off of the Madison Square Garden (MSG) business to Cablevision stockholders, it was announced today (July 30). Th ...

  4. Madison Square Garden Aligns With Azoff-led Front Line

    June 11, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Madison Square Garden has acquired a minority equity interest in Front Line Management, the Irving Azoff-led management firm held by IAC and Warner Music Group. Front Line represents a wide range of major artists, including the Eagles, Jimmy Buffe ...

  5. MSGE, Chicago Theatre Deal Made Official

    April 11, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Though the word has been out since last fall, Madison Square Garden Entertainment officially announced today that it has closed the deal to acquire the Chicago Theatre for an undisclosed price . MSGE, the live entertainment arm of Cablevision Syst ...

  6. MSGE To Purchase Chicago Theatre

    October 10, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Madison Square Garden Entertainment (MSGE) confirms to Billboard.biz that it is in final negotiations to purchase the 3,600-seat Chicago Theatre. MSGE runs New York mainstay venues Madison Square Garden, the WaMu Theatre at Madison Square Garden, ...

  7. Former Wiz Exec Joins Best Buy

    January 03, 2006 12:00 AM EST Tasso Koken joins from Sears, Roebuck & Co. Tasso Koken, who spent many years at the now defunct Wiz chain, has joined Best Buy as senior VP of merchandising. Koken will report to Ron Boire, Best Buy's executive VP and general merchan ...