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Topic: Layoffs

Machinima Lays Off 10 Percent of Staff

Second round of cuts in less than a year

A hot medium (Web video) plus a red hot category (gaming) along with plenty of funding from Google should equal big-time success and growth. So why is Machinima cutting jobs for…

ESPN Lays Off More Than 100 Employees

Rare cost-cutting measure for Disney’s sports giant

ESPN on Tuesday began making a significant reduction of its work force, laying off more than 100 employees at its Bristol, Conn., headquarters and in at least one regional technology…

Daily News Layoffs Continue

Bad day for New York print media as Village Voice editors step down, New York Post offers buyouts

The Daily News is undergoing a rash of layoffs, Capital New York reported. Around 15 employees were given pink slips yesterday, with another round of cuts planned for today. The Daily…

TBWA\Chiat\Day N.Y. Cuts Staff Post Vonage

Layoffs affect 5 percent of personnel

About 10 staffers have been laid off at the New York office of TBWA\Chiat\Day following the loss of Vonage's creative business, according to sources. The cut represents about 5 percent of…

Time Inc. Cuts 6 Percent of Staff

Half of layoffs are New York-based

As expected, CEO Laura Lang announced widespread layoffs at Time Inc. today. If there's a silver lining, it's that the number—about 480, or 6 percent of the global headcount of…

LivingSocial Nabs Former Best Buy CMO

Digital deals player hires Barry Judge

LivingSocial today tapped Barry Judge as CMO, the same role he held at Best Buy for the last four years during his decade-plus tenure at the big box retailer. He…

New York Times Offers Newsroom Buyouts

About 30 jobs will be eliminated, according to Jill Abramson

The New York Times is attempting to save costs by implementing another round of newsroom staff cuts. According to a memo sent by executive editor Jill Abramson this morning, the newspaper is…

BBDO N.Y. Cuts 16 Staffers

Follows BofA Loss

In the wake of losing Bank of America, BBDO laid off 16 people Friday afternoon, 2 percent of the agency’s New York staff of 800. The cuts are being made…

Good Relaunches, Opens Up About Layoffs

The magazine makes a shift to a digital community platform

Good founder Ben Goldhirsh shocked media types and set in motion a slew of terrible headline puns (“Bad! Major Editorial Layoffs Hit Good”) when the company laid off the majority…

The Daily Cuts a Third of Its Staff

50 staffers will be laid off, Sports and Opinion sections reduced

The Daily is calling it a staff reorganization, but it really looks more like the beginning of the end. This afternoon, as first reported by AllThingsD, The Daily will be…

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