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Bugzy Malone Joins Guy Ritchie’s New Spy Thriller as Filming Begins Tomorrow

Bugzy Malone Joins Guy Ritchie’s New Spy Thriller as Filming Begins Tomorrow According to Deadline, British rapper Bugzy Malone has officially joined the cast of Guy Ritchie’s forthcoming international spy thriller film, reuniting him with the filmmaker, who previously worked together in last year’s The Gentlemen. He will be joining previously announced cast members Jason Statham, Aubrey Plaza, and Cary Elwes. In addition, production on the untitled film will finally begin tomorrow in Doha, Q...
Tags: UK, Movies, Ireland, Jon Hamm, Cia, Jason Statham, Jason, Guy Ritchie, Miramax, US UK, Doha Qatar, Ritchie, Antalya Turkey, Nasser Al Khelaifi, Media Group, Statham


Vice Media International Chief Dominique Delport Steps Down From Dual Role

Vice Media Group’s president of international and chief revenue officer Dominique Delport has stepped down from his dual role at the youth-skewing brand, Variety has confirmed. During his nearly three years with Vice, Delport has been key to the company’s efforts to roll out its offerings and digital platforms around the world — for example, the […]
Tags: News, Global, Media Group, Dominique Delport, Delport, Vice Media Group


How Vice Spent 2020 Trying to Find a Voice in Vertical Video

Heading into 2020, Vice Media Group had plenty of 16:9 documentaries, articles and columns on its network of digital properties, and even a linear television presence. What it didn't have, though, was a strategy for mobile-first vertical video. "One of the missing pieces was power-producing natively for mobile," Cory Haik, Vice's chief digital officer, told...
Tags: Advertising, Media Group, Digital Storytelling, Cory Haik Vice


How Vice Spent 2020 Finding Its Voice in Vertical Video

Heading into 2020, Vice Media Group had plenty of 16:9 documentaries, articles and columns on its network of digital properties, and even a linear television presence. What it didn't have, though, was a strategy for mobile-first vertical video. "One of the missing pieces was power-producing natively for mobile," Cory Haik, Vice's chief digital officer, told...
Tags: Advertising, Media Group, Digital Storytelling, Cory Haik Vice


SundanceTV/beIN Media Arabic Shorts Competition Draws More Than 300 Submissions (EXCLUSIVE)

The first Middle East and North Africa edition of the SundanceTV Shorts competition, held in partnership with beIN Media Group and the Doha Film Institute, has received more than 300 submissions from across the Arab world, as the deadline closes today. The SundanceTV initiative to foster indie filmmaking in the Middle East and North Africa […]
Tags: News, Global, Middle East, Uma Thurman, Doha Film Institute, North Africa, Media Group, SundanceTV, beIN Media Group


Vice Media Names First CMO: Marketing Veteran Nadja Bellan-White (EXCLUSIVE)

Vice Media Group tapped Nadja Bellan-White, an ad agency and marketing exec with more than two decades of experience, to lead its brand-storytelling efforts globally. Bellan-White, previously based in the U.K., will work from Vice’s Brooklyn headquarters and will report to CEO Nancy Dubuc. She starts at the end of October. As the youth-media company’s […]
Tags: News, Brooklyn, Nancy Dubuc, Media Group, Vice Media Group, Nadja Bellan White, Bellan White


Vice Media Names First Global CMO: Marketing Veteran Nadja Bellan-White (EXCLUSIVE)

Vice Media Group tapped Nadja Bellan-White, an ad agency and marketing exec with more than two decades of experience, to lead its brand-storytelling efforts globally. Bellan-White, previously based in the U.K., will work from Vice’s Brooklyn headquarters and will report to CEO Nancy Dubuc. She starts at the end of October. With Bellan-White’s appointment, current […]
Tags: News, Brooklyn, Nancy Dubuc, Media Group, Vice Media Group, Nadja Bellan White, Bellan White


Kinderwunsch vs. Klimawandel: Sollte ich wirklich Kinder in diese Welt setzen?

Es wird Zeit, aufzuwachen: Am globalen Klimastreik-Tag widmet sich die VICE Media Group ausschließlich der aktuellen Klimakrise. Klicke hier, um junge Klima-Wortführer*innen aus aller Welt kennenzulernen und zu erfahren, wie du selbst etwas bewirken kannst. Es war ein Artikel der New York Times im Jahr 2018, der Allie Seroussis Leben für immer auf den Kopf stellen sollte. Er trägt den Titel Wie wir die Erde verlieren: Das Jahrzehnt, als wir den Klimawandel beinahe gestoppt hätten und er...
Tags: Fashion, Music, US, Mit, Un, Welt, Bild, Energie, Wie, Kopf, Kinder, Jahren, Weise, Zeit, Media Group, Hilfe


Warum Naturkosmetik nicht so umweltfreundlich ist, wie du denkst

Es wird Zeit, aufzuwachen: Am globalen Klimastreik-Tag widmet sich die VICE Media Group ausschließlich der aktuellen Klimakrise. Klicke hier, um junge Klima-Wortführer*innen aus aller Welt kennenzulernen und zu erfahren, wie du selbst etwas bewirken kannst. Von ‚clean’ über ‚nachhaltig’ bis hin zu ‚organisch‘: Die Kosmetik-Industrie haut uns mittlerweile jede Menge Adjektive um die Ohren. Wenn man Google-Suchanfragen trauen kann, gibt es darunter aber einen eindeutigen Gewinner: ‚Natürlich’. ...
Tags: Google, Fashion, Music, London, Eu, Greenpeace, Charles, Houghton, Iucn, Lange, Kontakt, Auch, Namen, Wie, Handel, Marken


11 Steps for Couples to Remain in a Healthy Relationship

Do you know the hallmarks of a healthy relationship? Whether you are in one or looking to start dating, this article will show you the 11 steps you need to take to ensure you’re in a healthy relationship. Click here to find them out! Introduction There’s no question that everyone is looking for a healthy relationship. The question is, where to find healthy relationship tips, though. A good start is, of course, if you’re single, to get yourself out there again and get into dating. Before doing ...
Tags: Relationships, Guest Post, Jazz, Mansfield, Media Group, Healthy Relationship, Michelle Austin


Coronavirus Radio Ideas Awards open for entries

Radiodays Europe has partnered with Benztown, P1 Media Group and Global Radio Ideas Facebook Group to present The Coronavirus Radio Ideas Awards. They will honour radio professionals from around the world who have used their brands and platforms in creative and innovative ways to better serve their listeners, partners and communities during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Coronavirus Radio Ideas Awards will recognise the best ideas in 10 categories, including: Best Social Media Video Content, Best...
Tags: Awards, Radio, Radio industry, Lisbon, Facebook Group, Lisbon Portugal, Media Group, Radiodays Europe, Benztown, Andreas Sannemann, Benztown P1 Media Group, Global Radio Ideas Facebook Group, Anders Held Co, Ken Benson Partner P1 Media Group


Refinery29 was a glaring omission from Vice Media presentation

Vice Media Group unveiled a number of new products at its NewFronts presentation, including a partnership with iHeartRadio and a weekly talk show with seasoned sports journalists Jemele Hill and Cari Champion. But its sister site Refinery29, which Vice acquired last year with much fanfare, was for the most part left out of Wednesday's presentation.
Tags: Cnn, Media Group, Jemele Hill


Vice Media still doesn't really want to talk about Refinery29

Vice Media Group unveiled a number of new products at its NewFronts presentation, including a partnership with iHeartRadio and a weekly talk show with seasoned sports journalists Jemele Hill and Cari Champion. But its sister site Refinery29, which Vice acquired last year with much fanfare, was for the most part left out of Wednesday's presentation.
Tags: Cnn, Media Group, Jemele Hill


Vice Urges Advertisers to Stop Blocking ‘Black Lives Matter’ and Related Keywords

Vice Media Group is calling on the advertising industry to review “brand safe” keywords, after the company recently found that ad blocklists have included such terms as “Black Lives Matter,” “George Floyd,” “protest” and — in one case — “Black people.” Marsha Cooke, Vice Media Group’s SVP of impact, outlined the problem, which she called […]
Tags: News, Black Lives Matter, Media Group, Vice Media Group, 2020 NewFronts, George Floyd, Marsha Cooke Vice Media Group


Refinery29 Top Editor Christene Barberich Steps Down After Backlash Over Lack of Diversity, ‘Racist Aggressions’

After criticism over Refinery29’s lack of racial diversity and allegations of racial discrimination, Christene Barberich, co-founder and global editor-in-chief of the women-focused media brand, announced that she is stepping down from the EIC role. Refinery29 is part of Vice Media Group, which acquired the digital-media company last fall. Barberich’s move to relinquish the top editorial […]
Tags: News, EIC, Media Group, Refinery29, Christene Barberich, Barberich, Vice Media Group


Vice Media lays off 155 employees as coronavirus pandemic wipes out ad revenue

Vice Media Group will lay off 155 employees as the coronavirus pandemic has put a dent in advertising revenue, according to an internal email sent to employees on Friday and seen by Reuters.
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Vice Media Lays Off 155 Employees With Deepest Cuts in Digital Group

Vice Media Group, which includes Refinery29, is laying off 155 employees, or approximately 5% of its total worldwide headcount, in response to revenue declines stemming from the coronavirus pandemic. About two-thirds of the staff cuts (around 100) will be international, with 55 layoffs affecting U.S. employees, Vice Media Group CEO Nancy Dubuc wrote in an […]
Tags: News, Nancy Dubuc, Media Group, Digital Group, Vice Media Group, Coronavirus


Vice lays off 155, as COVID-19 continues to slam media revenue

In a memo titled “The Course Ahead,” Vice Media Group CEO Nancy Dubuc announced a large round of layoffs to staff. The number includes 155 workers — 55 of whom will lose their jobs today. The remaining 100, meanwhile, will be let go in the coming weeks. The figure comprises around 5% of the company’s overall headcount. Dubuc cites “tough decisions” in the memo, noting that the company has “done absolutely everything we could to protect these positions for as long as possible, and your time a...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Media, White House, Digital, Tech, The Times, Union, The New York Times, Las Vegas, Nancy Dubuc, Times, Vice, Bustle, Las Vegas Nevada, Las Vegas NV


Facebook Group created for coronavirus radio ideas

A new Facebook Group has been created for all radio stations around the world to curate and exchange ideas on how they are dealing with coronavirus COVID-19. It’s been set up in America by Benztown and P1 Media Group, providing research, strategies and consulting for anyone wanting to join and share. The Group is called Coronavirus Radio Ideas and already has over 500 members including many from the UK. Andreas Sannemann, Chief Executive Officer, Benztown, said: “Today, the radio industry is ...
Tags: Facebook, UK, Top, America, Industry, Radio, Ireland, Facebook Group, The Group, Media Group, Benztown, P1 Media Group, Coronavirus, Coronavirus Radio Ideas, Andreas Sannemann, Ken Benson


Vice Hires Fidelity Veteran Ramin Arani as CFO (EXCLUSIVE)

Vice Media Group appointed Ramin Arani, a 26-year veteran of Fidelity Investments and an early adviser to Vice, as its new chief financial officer. Arani, reporting to CEO Nancy Dubuc, will lead all financial and accounting functions for Vice Media Group. Following Vice Media Group’s recent acquisition of Refinery29, Arani will also work to unify […]
Tags: News, Nancy Dubuc, Fidelity Investments, Media Group, Vice Media Group, Arani, Ramin Arami, Ramin Arani, Vice Media Group Following Vice Media Group


With Vice Deal Done, Refinery29 Founders Moved Out of Management Roles

Vice Media Group closed its acquisition of Refinery29 — and Refinery29’s co-CEOs and co-founders Philippe von Borries and Justin Stefano will no longer be involved in day-to-day management at the newly combined company. In a memo to staff, Vice Media Group CEO Nancy Dubuc said Stefano and von Borries will “continue to help advise the […]
Tags: News, Vice Media, Nancy Dubuc, Stefano, Media Group, Refinery29, Philippe von Borries, von Borries, Justin Stefano, Vice Media Group


James Murdoch reportedly bought a stake in Vice, as his new company begins to make media investments

Lupa Systems, the media holding company founded by James Murdoch, bought a minority share in Vice Media, according to the Financial Times. Murdoch launched Lupa Systems using proceeds from his family's sale of 21st Century Fox. Vice, which recently purchased Refinery29, is a progressive, digital outlet targeted toward a young demographic. Murdoch wants to distance himself from his family's conservative media leanings, sources familiar with the deal told the FT. Visit Business Insider's homepag...
Tags: Disney, Trends, James Murdoch, Rupert Murdoch, 21st Century Fox, Financial Times, Murdoch, Tribeca Film Festival, Media Group, Joe Marchese, Lupa, Tribeca Enterprises, Attention Capital, Lupa Systems, Financial Times Murdoch


Read the memo Refinery29 leaders sent to staff about Vice Media buying the company

Vice Media is acquiring Refinery29 in a mostly stock deal. It continues a pattern of consolidation in digital media. In a memo to staff announcing the deal, Refinery29's founders said they built "one of the most important and influential brands in media" and that the deal would allow it to continue to grow while remaining an independent brand. The deal is expected to help Vice Media plug holes in its business and throw Refinery29 a lifeline. But some observers question how much stronger the ne...
Tags: Facebook, Trends, Vice Media, Media Group, Suzy Berkowitz, Vice Media Group, Chelsea Sanders, Philippe Justin Christene Piera


Qatar’s beIN Rallies Support From U.S. Companies Against Pirate Broadcaster beoutQ

Qatari powerhouse beIN Media Group has rallied support from American sports and entertainment entities, including Discovery and Fox, behind its request that the U.S. government place Saudi Arabia on its watch list of top intellectual property offenders. The Doha-based broadcaster, a state-owned spinoff of Al Jazeera news network, accuses the Saudi government of harboring pirate broadcaster […]
Tags: News, Saudi Arabia, Global, Qatar, Fox, Al Jazeera, Doha, Media Group, beIN Media Group, U S Companies Against Pirate Broadcaster


Global Book Publishers Market Report 2019 Featuring Pearson PLC, Bertelsmann, Hachette Livre, China South Publishing & Media Group & Grupo Planeta - ResearchAndMarkets.com - Business Wire

Global Book Publishers Market Report 2019 Featuring Pearson PLC, Bertelsmann, Hachette Livre, China South Publishing & Media Group & Grupo Planeta - ResearchAndMarkets.com   Business Wire DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Book Publishers Global Market Report 2019" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. Global Book ...
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2 tech M&A trends that bankers and insiders expect to see in 2019

2018 has been a stellar year in tech mergers and acquisitions, thanks to mega software deals such as IBM's $34 billion acquisition of Red Hat. While a market downturn has caused some insecurity in tech deals, M&A bankers and lawyers have told Business Insider that they expect deals to continue in 2019. The only caveat is that those deals may happen at lower valuations than if they'd occurred in 2018. Insiders also highlighted two trends: Many of the unicorns poised for an initial public offeri...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Microsoft, China, Ipo, Americas, US, Trends, General Motors, Cisco, Walmart, Nasa, Ubs, Citigroup, Ibm, Goldman Sachs


Most of the big 2019 IPO candidates could get acquired — here's what insiders expect to see in tech M&A in 2019

2018 has been a stellar year in tech mergers and acquisitions thanks to mega software deals such as IBM's $34 billion acquisition of Red Hat. While a market downturn has caused some insecurity in tech deals, M&A bankers and lawyers have told Business Insider that they expect deals to continue in 2019. The only caveat is that those deals may happen at lower valuations than if they'd occurred in 2018. Insiders also highlighted two trends: Many of the unicorns poised for an initial public offerin...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Microsoft, China, Ipo, Americas, US, Trends, General Motors, Cisco, Walmart, Virgin Galactic, Ubs, Citigroup, Ibm, Goldman Sachs


Landmark Theatres Chain Sold to Cohen Media Group

Arthouse specialist Landmark Theatres has been sold by Todd Wagner and Mark Cuban to Cohen Media Group for an undisclosed price. The sale ends months of speculation about Landmark’s fate — the company has been shopped around for months, reportedly drawing interest from Amazon, Netflix, and Byron Allen. Cohen Media Group chairman Charles S. Cohen, a real […]
Tags: News, Box Office, Cohen Media Group, Media Group, Amazon Netflix, Todd Wagner, Charles S Cohen, Landmark Theatres, Byron Allen Cohen


BBC Studios, Qatar’s beIN Pact to Produce Content for Middle East and Turkey

BBC Studios and Qatar’s beIN Media Group, owner of Miramax Films, have announced a partnership to jointly develop, co-produce, and distribute content in Qatar, the Middle East and Turkey. A memorandum of understanding was signed Wednesday between Paul Dempsey, president for global markets at BBC Studios, and Yousef Al-Obaidly, beIN’s Deputy CEO, at BBC Studios’ […]
Tags: News, Global, Qatar, Turkey, Bbc, Middle East, Bbc Studios, Media Group, Paul Dempsey, beIN Media Group, Miramax Films, Yousef Al Obaidly, BBC Studios Qatar


BBC Studios and Qatar’s beIN Pact to Produce Content for Middle East and Turkey

BBC Studios and Qatar’s beIN Media Group, owner of Miramax Films, have announced a partnership to jointly develop, co-produce, and distribute content in Qatar, the Middle East and Turkey. A memorandum of understanding was signed Wednesday between Paul Dempsey, president for global markets at BBC Studios, and Yousef Al-Obaidly, beIN’s Deputy CEO, at BBC Studios’ […]
Tags: News, Global, Qatar, Turkey, Bbc, Middle East, Bbc Studios, Media Group, Paul Dempsey, beIN Media Group, Miramax Films, Yousef Al Obaidly