TVNewser Named Online Journo Of Year | Gets $18.5M | Snow’s Apology | Star Editor’s $450K | Oprah’s New TV Reality | Vivendi’s $3B Stake In NBC, Zucker | Ahmet Ertegun Dead At 83


  • Gets $18.5 million, a CNET exec and Hearst’s content. Not a bad Thursday. [TechCrunch]
  • Tony Snow: Makes nice with NBC White House correspondent David Gregory. [FishbowlDC]
  • TVNewser’s Brian Stelter: Online Journalist of the Year. [Marketwatch]
  • Star Editor-in-Chief Joe Dolce: $450,000 a year contract expires on March 31; no negotiations have started on new deal. [NYP]
  • Oprah’s: New reality — TV. [Variety]
  • Vivendi: Holding onto $3 billion, 20 percent stake in NBC — no pressure there, Jeff Zucker. [NYP]
  • Legendary Atlantic Records Founder Ahmet Ertegun: Dead at 83. [NYT]