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Feb 23- Co-founder and Chairman Charlie Ergen will return to the helm of Dish Network Corp, which is struggling to stanch subscriber losses, when the incumbent chief executive steps down next month. Joe Clayton, 65, who has been CEO of the second-biggest U.S. satellite TV company since 2011 when Ergen relinquished the post, will retire on March 31.
Dish Network's current CEO will be replaced by company founder Charlie Ergen on March 31.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Feb 23- Dish Network Corp, the second-largest U.S. satellite TV company, said founder and Chairman Charlie Ergen would step in as chief executive when Joe Clayton retires on March 31. Net income attributable to the company rose to $409.9 million, or 88 cents per share, from $288 million, or 63 cents per share, a year earlier. Revenue rose 4 percent to $3.68 billion.
Feb 23- Dish Network Corp said Chief Executive Joe Clayton would retire effective March 31 and be replaced by founder Charlie Ergen.
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Feb 20- AT&T Inc has urged the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to relook into bidding rules for spectrum, saying licenses should not go to "speculators or stockpilers". Dish Network Corp, the third-largest pay-TV provider in the U.S. and the owner of undeveloped wireless spectrum, was a surprise winner in the record-setting sale of airwaves for mobile data...
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CBS topped analyst estimates on its fourth-quarter earnings and revenue.
Jon Stewart helped turn Viacom's Comedy Central into a TV force, and now it doesn't have any natural successors for him.
Dish Network's Sling TV opened for business on Monday, but is it ready to compete with cable companies? Here's what you need to know.
"There's a lot of noise out there" about deals involving CBS, CEO Les Moonves tells CNBC.
Walter Isaacson, author of the Steve Jobs biography, says the obsession over whether Apple will come out with a physical television is misplaced.
WASHINGTON/ SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 30- AT&T Inc spent close to half the total in the record-setting U.S. sale of airwaves for mobile data, with Dish Network Corp spending heavily to manage a surprise win at No.2 ahead of Verizon, results showed on Friday. Verizon and T-Mobile bids were $10.4 billion and $1.8 billion, respectively, according to the results of the Federal...
WASHINGTON/ SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 30- AT&T Inc spent close to half the total in the record-setting U.S. sale of airwaves for mobile data, with Verizon Communications Inc and bidding partners of Dish Network Corp also spending heavily, results showed on Friday. AT&T bid a total of $18.2 billion to win licenses of so-called AWS-3 spectrum; Verizon bid $10.4 billion and...
Providing choice is key to getting young people to actually pay for programming, Time Warner Chairman and CEO Jeff Bewkes tells CNBC.
The U.S. Federal Communications Commission raised a record $44.9 billion in the auction of so-called AWS-3 airwaves.
WASHINGTON, Jan 29- The U.S. Federal Communications Commission raised a record-breaking $44.9 billion in the auction of so-called AWS-3 airwaves that closed on Thursday, far surpassing the expectations of experts and industry analysts. Major bidders included wireless carriers Verizon Communications Inc, AT&T Inc and T-Mobile US Inc as well as satellite TV...
Dish Network has technology that lets customers completely skip commercials. For this weekend's Super Bowl, though, it's letting them skip the game.
NEW YORK, Jan 29- Time Warner's HBO is preparing to sell a standalone service over the Internet for the first time, in one of the most closely watched moves in pay TV history. The idea was that the technology would not only support HBO but potentially other Time Warner offerings, such as Turner Broadcasting and Warner Bros. But these sources said that much of the plan...