Welcome to Scribd, the world's digital library. Read, publish, and share books and documents. See more
Download
Standard view
Full view
of .
Look up keyword
Like this
1Activity
0 of .
Results for:
No results containing your search query
P. 1
KCET Press Release

KCET Press Release

Ratings: (0)|Views: 4,377|Likes:
Published by Patrick Lee
KCET announces reorganizations.
KCET announces reorganizations.

More info:

Published by: Patrick Lee on Apr 19, 2013
Copyright:Attribution Non-commercial

Availability:

Read on Scribd mobile: iPhone, iPad and Android.
download as DOC, PDF, TXT or read online from Scribd
See more
See less

04/19/2013

pdf

text

original

 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASECONTACT:
 Ariel Carpenter Holly Taylor KCETLinkRogers and Cowan747-201-5243310-854-8115acarpenter@kcet.orghetaylor@rogersandcowan.com
 
KCETLink Announces Reorganization Following Merger 
Reconfigured organization capitalizes on potential of newly merged entity whileenabling growth in new media landscape.
BURBANK, CA—April 19, 2013—KCETLink, the newly formed national independentpublic media organization, announced today it has reorganized the company tomaximize operational and financial efficiencies following its merger, and align itself withdigital innovation in the rapidly changing media landscape.KCET and Bay area-based Link Media merged four months ago, and since then,KCETLink management has examined every aspect of the consolidated organizationand reconfigured the workforce for sustainable growth and optimal financial health. Asa result, 22 full time positions will be eliminated.In addition, while continuing to embrace traditional television, KCETLink will focus on“transmedia” programming opportunities that provide audiences access to content onweb and mobile devices, and also develop new mobile device apps and digital mediatools.“These are challenging and transformational times that require us to make difficultfinancial and operational decisions for the continued health of the organization in order to create a public media organization that can grow in the 21
st
Century,” said Al Jerome,KCETLink’s Chief Executive Officer. “In addition, we have to factor digital innovation intoevery decision moving forward, which has required us to design a new paradigm thatoperates multiple platforms simultaneously and continues to offer engaging newproductions to our viewers.”

You're Reading a Free Preview

Download
scribd
/*********** DO NOT ALTER ANYTHING BELOW THIS LINE ! ************/ var s_code=s.t();if(s_code)document.write(s_code)//-->