VI Power-Sixer: Peter Chernin / Fathering the Fourth Generation...
Welcome to the Inaugural VI Power-Sixer
Who are the most important executives in the online video space? Better yet, who are the best executives in the online video space?
That’s not an easy question. Even for an industry that most would describe as still emerging, there are many who can be considered very important. In fact, when we sent out a call for you, the industry, to nominate those who would best fit the description of an “online video power player,” we received an overwhelming number of submissions.
But that’s a good thing. It proves that this space, this oft-criticized space, is not one to be ignored. There are interesting deals, mergers,
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Stop Me If You’ve Heard This Before: Hulu Owners Say ‘Nah’
It’s 2011 all over again as Hulu’s trio of owners, 21st Century Fox, Disney, and Comcast, have decided to not sell the video service to any of its suitors. Instead, they will put $750 million into the video company to “propel future growth,” according to the announcement.
The final suitors for Hulu came down to DirecTV and the combination of The Chernin Group and AT&T, as well as Time Warner Cable, which was only interested in buying a stake in the company. The initial list was much bigger, but over the past couple of weeks,