Discovery Taps Ex-Disney Executive Kevin Mayer As Consultant

Discovery Taps Ex-Disney Executive Kevin Mayer As Consultant

By Jessica Lerner Discovery Inc. has reaffirmed its commitment to its direct-to-consumer business. The company has brought on former top Walt Disney Co. executive Kevin Mayer to consult on the future of streaming at the company, CEO David Zaslav said during...
ViacomCBS CEO believes company can win streaming wars

ViacomCBS CEO believes company can win streaming wars

By Jessica Lerner ViacomCBS President and CEO said Monday the mass media and entertainment conglomerate has amassed the assets it needs to be a contender in an already oversaturated industry of direct-to-consumer content. Robert Bakish believes the company’s...