Rupert Murdoch

Who Will Lead Fox News in the Post-Ailes Era?

What is Fox News without Roger Ailes? A question once only whispered in the cable news giant's headquarters on Sixth Avenue in New York has grown to be the pressing query in media circles. The man who created the Fox News brand in 1996, and aggressively built his network into the No.

Martha Stewart Is a Hit at Cannes Thanks to Her Epic Tweets

Even for the famously oversubscribed Martha Stewart, this has turned out to be a crazy busy week.

Adweek’s Power List 2016: The Top 100 Leaders in Marketing, Media and Tech

To assemble Adweek's second annual Power List, we considered the profiles and results of global corporate titans, taking into account such criteria as company value, revenue and revenue growth, market performance, consumer reach and affinity, their standing among rivals, the number of employees overseen, key acquisitions and partnerships, industry accolades and media buzz. 

How Roger Ailes Built Fox News Into a Media Powerhouse

Roger Ailes' first moon shot came when he was 29 years old. He was in the Oval Office setting up the first interplanetary split screen. "Eagle" had just landed on the moon.

Why Veteran Exec David Hill Is Leaving 21st Century Fox After 27 Years

The man who brought the constant score and time graphic to sports telecasts and innovations like hockey's glow puck and football's yellow first-down line, is leaving his longtime home at 21st Century Fox. David Hill, who has been with News Corp. since 1988, will leave the company just as the next generation of Murdochs takes over.

The 100 Most Influential Leaders in Marketing, Media and Tech


The Deal Is Off Between Fox and Time Warner

That was abrupt: 21st Century Fox today withdrew its long-discussed bid to acquire a controlling interest in Time Warner Entertainment, a megamerger that would have made the resulting entity so big even noted takeover artist John Malone said the deal “just raises all kinds of consolidation, monopsony,

Time Warner Rebuffed Offer From Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox

Rupert Murdoch's media empire 21st Century Fox made an $80 billion takeover bid last month for Time Warner Inc. but was rebuffed, The New York Times reports.

A Comparison of the Challenges and Opportunities in the Tribune Publishing-Time Inc. Spinoffs

Tribune Publishing and Time Inc. are set to spinoff as independent companies later this year, following News Corp's separation from Rupert Murdoch's media empire last year. Both have illustrious pasts, but today they're unwanted assets, facing low morale and unfavorable publishing industry trends with the shift to digital.

Rubicon Project Sets $100M IPO Plan

The Rubicon Project, a digital advertising platform for buyers and sellers, has revealed its plans to sell its shares publicly.