B&C BEYOND: JUNE 14, 2010

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SAVE THE DATE: July 15, 2010, Los Angeles

ANNE SWEENEY TO KEYNOTE B&C's "WOMEN OF HOLLYWOOD" EVENT

Anne Sweeney, co-chair, Disney Media Networks, and president, Disney/ABC Television Group, has been named a keynote speaker for B&C's inaugural "Keynotes & Cocktails: Women of Hollywood" event in Los Angeles the afternoon of July 15.

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Sweeney, whose oversight includes The Walt Disney Co.'s global entertainment and news TV properties, and radio and publishing businesses, is widely considered the highest-ranking female executive in television. Properties she oversees include ABC Studios, ABC Owned Stations Group, ABC TV network, the 94-network-strong Disney Channels Worldwide, ABC Family and Disney's equity interest in AETN.

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ON DEMAND SUMMIT 2.0
On

Demand Summit: Time Warner Cable Exec Talks Up IPTV Future
Philadelphia

-- Operator's NYC system is testing "TV Everywhere" for authenticated
subscribers, gearing up for IPTV trial at the end of the year.

On
Demand Summit: VOD Key To ‘Nurturing' Cable Subscribers

Philadelphia
-- Industry execs at B&C/Multichannel News event say free
video-on-demand services are critical to value proposition of
subscription TV.

On
Demand Summit: VOD Ads Growing, But Barriers Remain

Philadelphia--As
consumer use of on demand viewing has increased, whether it's
transactional VOD or free VOD, advertising has followed. But several
obstacles remain to wider Madison Avenue activation of the platform.

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Gregorian,
Stotsky new PromaxBDA chairs

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Warner Bros.' Lisa Gregorian and NBC Entertainment's Adam Stotsky
have been elected to serve as co-chairs of the PromaxBDA board of
directors. PromaxBDA focuses on developing and rewarding the TV
industry's best marketing, promotion and design across all platforms.

U.S.-England Draws 13
Million Viewers

The Group C match between the U.S. and England drew almost 13 million
viewers, the most ever for a FIFA World Cup opening-round match in this
nation and the tops for a U.S. men's national team contest since 1994. 

Univision
Sets Opening Day World Cup Ratings Record

5.4 million viewers for Mexico-South Africa operner more than doubles
ESPN's count among viewers, demos. 

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Cablevision
Buying Bresnan For $1.365 Billion

Price pegged at 8.3 multiple of cash flow; operator sets stock buyback
plan.  More

Klarman Upped at Oxygen Media

Named president of NBCU-owned women-focused cable property.  More

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