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  1. New York Philharmonic Elects New Chairman

    June 12, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The New York Philharmonic has elected a new chairman. Gary W. Parr was elected chairman of the board of directors of the Philharmonic-Symphony Society of New York Inc. on Thursday. He assumes his new position on Sept. 24. Parr succeeds Paul B. Gue ...

  2. Who Will the Financial Crisis Hit Next?

    December 31, 2008 12:00 AM EST Tribune Co. recently filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and National Amusements violated a debt covenant. The moves beg the question: Who, if anyone, could be next in the broader media and entertainment industry? The global financial crisi ...

  3. Emap To Sell Magazines And Radio Assets

    December 07, 2007 12:00 AM EST Emap has agreed to sell its consumer magazines and radio businesses to German publisher Bauer for £1.14 billion ($3 billion), but dropped plans to sell its business-to-business unit, hitting its shares. Analysts had expected Emap to raise around £ ...

  4. Hollywood Ent. Reaches Buyout Deal

    October 19, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Shares of Hollywood Entertainment were flying higher Oct. 14 after the nation's second-largest video rental firm said it has agreed to a lower price tag for a buyout by California-based investment fir New York (The Hollywood Reporter) -- Shar ...