The Dish Tribune war only affects Dish

The Dish Tribune war only affects Dish

Dish and Tribune Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 24 August 2016   The Dish Tribune war only affects Dish   If you are a Dish subscriber, you are well aware of the Dish Tribune Media dispute, with Tribune owning 42 local stations and WGN America....
Peyton Manning the pitchman has not retired

Peyton Manning the pitchman has not retired

Peyton Manning the pitchman has not retired Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 1 August 2016 Peyton Manning the pitchman has not retired Football is about a month away, Peyton Manning is retired after winning the Super Bowl but he isn’t going anywhere. No, he’s...
A market study in the era of Peak TV

A market study in the era of Peak TV

Peak TV A market study in the era of Peak TV The winners and losers of Peak TV, and what Apple TV can do about it We are living in the world of Peak TV, a term coined by FX President John Landgraf a few years ago – and he was right in many ways. We are living in an...
Hulu ups the TV ante

Hulu ups the TV ante

Details are sketchy at the moment, but Hulu announced last week that it will unveil a TV streaming service next year that shows live programming, including sports. Hulu CEO Mike Hopkins confirmed that the streaming service is negotiating with Fox, ABC, ESPN, FX and...
Peak TV means the networks lose

Peak TV means the networks lose

Peak TV Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 20 January 2016 Peak TV means the networks lose Peak TV Programing is a hot term. One of the recent pleasures of Twitter has been following television critics as they listen to network executives pitch their upcoming...
Dish Network earnings, lost market share

Dish Network earnings, lost market share

Dish Network earnings, lost market share Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 11 May 2015 Dish faces enormous uncertainty Talk about spin control. Today’s Dish Network earnings announcement touted that its profit doubled in the first quarter to $351 million,...