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My Eye Media Acquired

Digital content quality control firm My Eye Media has been acquired by a Belgian company to gain a foothold in the U.S. market.

Location Filming Falls on Lower TV Production

On-location film, television and commercial production fell by 3.5 percent in the third quarter compared to a year ago because of a drop in television shoots, according to figures released Wednesday by FilmL.A.

Salem to Launch Urban Gospel Station

Salem Media Group Inc. will launch a contemporary urban gospel radio station in St. Louis, the company announced Monday.

Preview: Disney Helps Dealers

Porsche calls Disney Institute for advice on management and customer service issues.

Disney Starts Laying Off 100 to 200 TV Staffers

Walt Disney Co. has started laying off workers at its broadcast television and cable networks, according to media reports.

Point.360 Files Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

Post-production house Point.360 has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization to reduce costs and optimize operations.

Salem Renews Radio Host's Contract

Radio broadcaster Salem Media Group in Camarillo has renewed its contract with KRLA-AM and KTIE-AM personality Brian Whitman, co-host of The Morning Answer radio show in Los Angeles.

New Management at L.A. Times

Lewis D’Vorkin has been named editor-in-chief of the Los Angeles Times and Mickie Rosen has been named president of Los Angeles Times Media Group, a unit of Chicago-based tronc Inc., the company announced Monday.

Disney, Northrop Grumman Nix Partnership

Criticism over partnering with Northrop Grumman Corp. led Marvel Entertainment over the weekend to cancel a deal to produce a comic book with the aerospace and defense contractor, according to media reports.

KCETLink Outsources Production Facilities

KCETLink Media Group, the independent television network in Burbank, has outsourced its broadcast origination operations and production facilities, the company announced Thursday.

Disney's Iger to Step Down in 2019

Walt Disney Co. Chief Executive Robert Iger will step down in two years, according to media reports.

Disney Licenses 'Incredibles' to Jakks Pacific

Santa Monica-based Jakks Pacific Inc. has secured a multiyear licensing deal with Walt Disney Co. to manufacture toys for “The Incredibles” animated movies franchise, the company announced Wednesday.

L.A. Salesman to Manage Salem's San Diego Radio Stations

Broadcaster Salem Media Group in Camarillo has promoted the sales manager of its KKLA-FM Los Angeles radio station to the role of general manager for its San Diego station cluster.

Spielberg Takes CEO Role at Amblin Partners

Steven Spielberg has taken over the role of chief executive at his production company Amblin Partners following the resignation of Michael Wright.

ProVision Hires New CEO, Expands Board

Provision Holding, Inc. has hired Mark Leonard as its chief executive.

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