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  1. Billboard Names Mike Bruno VP of Digital Content & Programming, Shirley Halperin Music Editor

    February 28, 2014 4:50 PM EST Mike Bruno has been named Billboard’s VP of digital content and programming, and Shirley Halperin the publication’s music editor. The announcement was made jointly by Janice Min, Billboard Entertainment Group’s co-president/chief creative officer; ...

  2. Janice Min to Head Billboard, THR as Co-President of Entertainment Group for Guggenheim

    January 07, 2014 9:40 PM EST Guggenheim Media today announced that Janice Min has been tapped to lead Billboard and The Hollywood Reporter as Co-President/Chief Creative Officer of the Entertainment Group of Guggenheim Media. In her expanded role, which is effective immediate ...

  3. Billboard/Hollywood Reporter Film & TV Conference Adds One On One Sessions

    September 27, 2012 3:37 PM EDT Networking opportunities for musicians, publishers and other content creators are being expanded at this year's Billboard Hollywood Reporter Film and TV Music Conference. In addition to a dozen roundtable sessions, the conference is offerin ...

  4. Investor Group Including Guggenheim, Mandalay, Mosaic Reaches Deal to Acquire Dick Clark Productions

    September 04, 2012 11:09 AM EDT An investor group including Guggenheim Partners, Mandalay Entertainment and Mosaic Media Investment Partners made things official on Tuesday, saying it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire Dick Clark Productions from RedZone Capital Manag ...

  5. 'Breaking Bad' Music Team to Speak at Billboard/THR Film & TV Conference

    August 23, 2012 7:00 AM EDT The creator, music supervisor and composer for the hit TV drama "Breaking Bad" will discuss the growing importance of music in the series at the Billboard Hollywood Reporter Film and TV Music Conference. Show creator Vince Gilligan, comp ...

  6. Dottie Mattison Named CEO Of Prometheus Global Media

    July 02, 2012 6:30 PM EDT Dottie Mattison, senior managing director of Guggenheim Partners, has been named CEO of Prometheus Global Media, effective immediately. Prometheus Global Media is the parent company of Billboard as well as other media and entertainment brands Adwe ...

  7. Jeffrey Jolson-Colburn, Former THR Music Editor, Dies

    June 25, 2012 6:15 AM EDT Jeffrey Jolson-Colburn, a former music editor for The Hollywood Reporter, died Saturday at his home in Los Angeles, the website Hollywood Today announced. The cause of death was not immediately known. Jolson-Colburn, who was in his mid-50s, founde ...

  8. Billboard, THR To Provide Music and Entertainment Content To Associated Press

    February 15, 2012 8:48 AM EST Sister publications Billboard and The Hollywood Reporter announced on Wednesday (Feb. 15) they are making their content available for worldwide use on digital platforms to customers of The Associated Press. Starting this month, the feed of breakin ...

  9. Watch Tears For Fears's Curt Smith's Video Q&A On Scoring 'Meth Head,' Making Music Today @ Billboard Film & TV Music Conf.

    October 26, 2011 11:50 AM EDT Tears For Fears and solo artist himself, Curt Smith sat down with Billboard senior correspondent Phil Gallo at the Billboard and Hollywood Reporter Film & TV Music Conference to answer questions about his experiences scoring the 2011 film &quo ...

  10. Music Journalist Darryl Morden Dies at 52

    February 28, 2011 2:30 PM EST Darryl Morden, a respected music journalist whose 30-year career included writing concert reviews for The Hollywood Reporter for nearly two decades, died Feb. 25 of cancer at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. He was 52. In addition to co ...

  11. BACKBEAT: Billboard's Film And TV Music Conference Hosts Q&A With Thomas Newman

    October 28, 2010 12:00 AM EDT 'The Hollywood Reporter Maestro Award Recipient' Thomas Newman sat down with Kevin Cassidy, Senior Features Editor at The Hollywood Reporter during THR/Billboard's Film and TV Music Conference to talk about his accomplished car ...

  12. Full Coverage: The Hollywood Reporter, Billboard Film and TV Music Conference

    October 27, 2010 12:00 AM EDT The Hollywood Reporter and Billboard have joined forces for the two-day Film and TV Music Conference which runs Oct. 27- 28 in L.A. The event explores the role of music in film and television through roundtable discussions, real time critiques, li ...

  13. Janice Min Named Editorial Director Of The Hollywood Reporter

    May 26, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Janice Min has been named editorial director of the Hollywood Reporter, sister publication of Billboard, parent company e5 Global Media announced Wednesday morning. "Janice dramatically transformed the landscape of entertainment journalism,&q ...

  14. ICM's Jeff Berg Cautious About Mega-Deals

    November 13, 2009 12:00 AM EST Even as Comcast gets set to acquire NBC Universal, International Creative Management (ICM) chairman and CEO Jeff Berg says the industry should keep expectations about the benefits of mega-deals in check. "I've never seen a merger or a fi ...

  15. THR/Billboard To Honor Songwriter Diane Warren

    August 13, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The Hollywood Reporter and Billboard will honor songwriter Diane Warren with the inaugural Film & TV Music Career Achievement Award at an exclusive lunch reception in Los Angeles on Nov. 14. Warren was chosen as the first-ever Hollywood Report ...

  16. Conniff To Exit Billboard; Named Executive At Front Line

    July 29, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Tamara Conniff, Billboard's group editorial director, will be leaving the magazine next month to become president of music services for Irving Azoff's Front Line Management Group. Conniff has been with Nielsen/VNU for 10 years, having jo ...

  17. Appelbaum Named Publisher

    March 05, 2008 12:00 AM EST Billboard Veteran Returns to Brand Howard Appelbaum has been named vice president and publisher of Billboard. Appelbaum first came to Billboard in 1998 as associate publisher of Marketing for Billboard, and was quickly promoted to vice president o ...

  18. Nielsen Business Media Forms Entertainment Group

    February 27, 2008 12:00 AM EST Nielsen Business Media has created a new entertainment group that brings together the company's leading entertainment brands into one unit. Media industry veteran Gerry Byrne, who has been named senior VP, Entertainment Group for Nielsen Busi ...

  19. VNU Agrees To $8.9BN Acquisition

    March 08, 2006 12:00 AM EST Billboard parent VNU, a global information and media company based in the Netherlands, has agreed to be acquired by a consortium of six private equity investors. The offer values VNU's equity at &#x20 Billboard parent VNU, a global inform ...

  20. Next Big Idea-west Set For Jan. 17

    January 12, 2006 12:00 AM EST Gene Simmons among special guests. The Next Big Idea-west Conference is to for Jan. 17 at the Renaissance Hollywood Hotel in Los Angeles and will feature special guests including Gene Simmons of Simmons/Abramson Marketing and co-founding member of ...

  21. Next Big Idea Conference Set

    December 15, 2005 12:00 AM EST Marketing event to be held Jan. 17 in L.A. Tne Next Big Idea-west conference, held January 17 at the Renaissance Hollywood Hotel in Los Angeles, will showcase the visionaries and exceptional marketers who are reinventing the business with original ...

  22. Scene & Heard

    November 28, 2005 12:00 AM EST If there is a silver lining for shrinking movie and TV budgets, it is the increasing spotlight on unique and creative music. That was the feeling expressed by many panelists at this year's Hollywood R If there is a silver lining for shrinking ...

  23. Shareholder Opposition Nixes VNU-IMS deal

    November 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST Business information and media firm VNU said Nov. 17 that it terminated a planned $7 billion takeover of health care data provider IMS Health Inc. after overwhelming shareholder opposition. NEW YORK (The Hollywood Reporter) -- Business information ...

  24. Keynotes Set For Digital Ent & Media Expo

    October 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Event being held November 30-December 1 in L.A. The 2005 Digital Entertainment & Media Expo, organized by VNU Expositions and being held at the Hyatt Regency Century City Plaza in L.A., will feature keynote speakers Christie Hefner (chairman/C ...

  25. FTC Won't Enter LPM Debate

    April 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The Federal Trade Commission has declined to intervene in the ongoing dispute between Nielsen Media Research and a coalition of advocacy groups and lawmakers who contend that Nielsen's new Local Peopl (The Hollywood Reporter) -- The Federal T ...

  26. Nielsen Bows Service For Indie Film Research

    January 17, 2005 12:00 AM EST Nielsen National Research Group, a division of Nielsen Entertainment, announced Jan. 10 the launch of Nielsen NRGi, a division set up to provide the independent film market with Nielsen's research ser (The Hollywood Reporter) -- Nielsen Natio ...

  27. Movies & Music

    November 29, 2004 12:00 AM EST Director McG discusses the role of music in his films during the Hollywood Reporter/Billboard Film & TV Music Conference. Read Carla Hay's column. Director McG discusses the role of music in his films during the Hollywood Reporter/Bil ...

  28. Billboard Hires Conniff As Executive Editor

    August 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Industry veteran joins from Hollywood Reporter. Industry veteran joins from Hollywood Reporter. News ...

  29. Billboard Hires Conniff As Executive Editor

    August 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Tamara Conniff is joining the staff of Billboard as executive editor, effective Aug. 23. Tamara Conniff is joining the staff of Billboard as executive editor, effective Aug. 23. Conniff will co-manage the global editorial staff of Billboard with K ...

  30. Critics Blast 'Cable Guy' Al Gore

    May 10, 2004 12:00 AM EDT NEW ORLEANS (Hollywood Reporter--Now that Al Gore is officially a "Cable Guy," the industry is questioning his grasp of the business. The former vice president made a surprise appearance last Tuesday NEW ORLEANS (Hollywood Reporter--Now ...