The Fall of Quibi and How Corporate Hollywood is In Crisis

Quibi will go quiet as the mobile streaming startup led by Jeffrey Katzenberg and Meg Whitman, just six months after launching, and so goes nearly $2 billion in investment dollars.

Quibi

Quibi Sets Shutdown Date https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/quibi-sets-shutdown-date

Inside Quibi’s Abrupt Shutdown: “This Is Not How They Wanted It to Go” https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/inside-quibis-abrupt-shutdown-this-is-not-how-they-wanted-it-to-go

Assessing Quibi Debacle: Financiers Second Guess While A Film Crew Struggles To Finish A Production In Ukraine After Being Told To Shut Down https://deadline.com/2020/10/quibi-downfall-what-happened-investors-business-model-hollywood-analysis-1234602285/

iHeartMedia acquires podcast technology company Voxnest – Music Business Worldwide https://www.musicbusinessworldwide.com/iheartmedia-acquires-podcast-technology-company-voxnest/

The FCC is now ready to fight Section 230 https://www.axios.com/the-fcc-is-now-ready-to-fight-section-230-6dec58b7-e940-4214-97e9-56afa469c694.html

Is Disney Playing For Keeps With ESPN? https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/is-disney-playing-for-keeps-with-espn

Grace Elizabeth Hale

Plus, Courtesy of the Miami Book Fair, KOP speaks with Grace Elizabeth Hale, Commonwealth Professor of American Studies and History at the University of Virginia, and Author of Cool Town: How Athens, Georgia, Launched Alternative Music and Changed American Culture. Cool Town chronicles Athens, Georgia, the city known as one of the American birthplaces for both modern alternative rock and new wave music by the likes of R.E.M, the B-52s and Widespread Panic.

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I am a terrestrial and digital new media content creator with over 20 years of experience, as well as a highly skilled digital marketing executive who brings a an impeccable reputation, incomparable work ethic and an impressive index of over 50, 000 hours of on-air and on-demand digital content. I currently manage day-today operations for NewGen Broadcasting LLC, the parent company of WebmasterRadio.FM (the world's largest internet marketing and business-to-business radio and podcast network) and CannabisRadio.com, the worlds largest cannabis radio and podcast network. I have worked for major broadcasting entities including iHeart Media and Entertainment, the Hearst Corporation and Cox Newspapers. I earned a Bachelor's degree in Communication from Florida Atlantic University in 1998.

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