Topic: James Dolan

Disney and Cablevision Sign Carriage Agreement

Multi-year deal includes fast-forward-disabled on-demand content

Disney and Cablevision have signed a new multi-year carriage deal with no visible drama at all (hear that, Dish Network, DirecTV, Viacom and AMC?). The pact includes several new authenticated…

Matt Lake Heads to Cablevision as SVP of Branding and Creative

Former Brooklyn Brothers exec will focus on Optimum service

Cablevision is bringing in former Brooklyn Brothers principal Matt Lake to the role of svp of branding and creative. Lake will oversee development and creative execution of the MSO's various…

MSG, Time Warner Cable to End Blackout

Linsanity, pols force a resolution to the 48-day dispute

Thanks to the intervention of some New York political heavyweights, the seven-week staring contest between MSG Network and Time Warner Cable came to an end on Friday afternoon (Feb. 17). After…

Cablevision's Stock Swoons on Rutledge Departure

Analysts bemoan loss of operator’s COO

The sudden resignation this week of Cablevision chief operating officer Tom Rutledge has taken a big bite out of the cable operator’s wallet. Shares of Cablevision on Friday morning plummeted 16…