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Jan 12, 2014, 21:34 ET

NBCUniversal News Group Announces Strategic Collaboration And Investment In NowThis News

 The NBCUniversal News Group, one of the most influential and respected news portfolios in the world, and NowThis News, the first exclusively...

Oct 17, 2013, 13:36 ET

Technovation Challenge Wins #RevUp2050 Presented By NBCUniversal And The Feast

 NBCUniversal and The Feast, an organization that gives voice to socially innovative groups, today announced the winner in their annual Rev Up...

Oct 16, 2013, 11:11 ET

NBCUniversal & Comcast Appoint Maggie McLean Suniewick To Senior Vice President, Strategic Integration

NBCUniversal and Comcast today announced the appointment of Comcast executive Maggie McLean Suniewick to Senior Vice President, Strategic...

Oct 15, 2013, 11:24 ET

NBCUniversal Realigns Advertising Sales Division And Also Creates New Center For Marketing Innovation

 NBCUniversal today announced promotions within its advertising sales division, creating a new structure designed to strengthen portfolio-wide...

Sep 18, 2013, 13:49 ET

NBCUniversal And Lexus Partner For First Ever Live, Real-Time Marketing Broadcast Commercials

NBCUniversal, in partnership with Lexus, today announced "It's Your Move After Dark," the first truly live, real-time marketing broadcast...

Sep 16, 2013, 10:45 ET

NBCUniversal Announces Senior Advertising Sales Appointments In News Group Organization

 NBCUniversal announced today four appointments in its News Group's advertising sales organization. Tom Stevens has been promoted to the newly...

Sep 13, 2013, 15:55 ET

Cesar Conde es nombrado presidente ejecutivo de NBCUniversal

NBCUniversal hoy anunció que Cesar Conde se unirá a la compañía como un vicepresidente ejecutivo y responderá ante el...

Sep 13, 2013, 11:27 ET

Cesar Conde Appointed Executive Vice President, NBCUniversal

 NBCUniversal announced today that Cesar Conde will join the company as an Executive Vice President reporting to Steve Burke, Chief Executive...

Sep 09, 2013, 18:14 ET

Jeff Shell Named Chairman, Universal Filmed Entertainment Group

 NBCUniversal announced today that Jeff Shell has been named Chairman, Universal Filmed Entertainment Group.  In his new role, Shell will...

Sep 09, 2013, 12:32 ET

SUBWAY® Restaurants, Eveready and Orville Redenbacher's® Join One-Of-A-Kind Interactive Game Show "The Million Second Quiz" For Cross-Platform Partnerships

 NBCUniversal today announced unique cross-platform advertising partnerships with Eveready, SUBWAY® restaurants and Orville...

Aug 08, 2013, 15:00 ET

NBCUniversal Announces Additional Executive Appointments to Digital Ad Sales Organization

 NBCUniversal announced today three key appointments within the company's digital advertising sales organization. Phil Cara has joined the...

Jul 08, 2013, 13:57 ET

Summit Entertainment's RED 2 Inaugurates NBCUniversal's "Weekend Ticket" TV Launch With Featured Spots Across Vast Portfolio Of Cable And Digital Properties

NBCUniversal and Summit Entertainment, a LIONSGATE® (NYSE: LGF) company, today announced a partnership in which Summit's RED 2 will become the...

Jun 26, 2013, 13:20 ET

NBCUniversal Collects Impressive 128 Awards From 2013 PromaxBDA

NBCUniversal businesses and programming divisions were recognized on June 21 with an impressive combined 128 awards from the annual PromaxBDA...

Jun 10, 2013, 11:51 ET

NBCUniversal's "The More You Know" Unveils Interactive "Growing Up Online" eBook In Collaboration With NBC News

In support of National Internet Safety Month in June, NBCUniversal's The More You Know, in collaboration with NBC News, has launched Growing Up...

Jun 03, 2013, 11:29 ET

The NBCUniversal Foundation And NBC Owned Television Stations Invite Non-Profit Organizations Nationwide To Compete In Second Annual Social Innovation Grant Challenge

 The NBCUniversal Foundation today announced the launch of its annual grant program, 21st Century Solutions, in partnership with the NBC Owned...

Apr 24, 2013, 16:09 ET
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NBCUniversal Announces Groundbreaking 'The Million Second Quiz,' NBC's On-Air And Digital Live Competition, Along With Other Initiatives Across The Portfolio At Its 'Digital.Amplified.' Event

"The Million Second Quiz" Offers Innovative Multi-Platform, Cross-Property Marketing Opportunities Around NBC's First-of-Its-Kind, Multi-Screen...

Dec 31, 2012, 08:18 ET

NBCUniversal Signs Multi-year Carriage Deal With NCTC

 NBCUniversal and the National Cable Television Cooperative (NCTC) announced today a comprehensive new carriage deal that encompasses broad...

Dec 19, 2012, 17:01 ET

NBCUniversal and Mediacom Communications Announce Wide-Ranging, Multi-Year TV Everywhere Distribution Agreement

 NBCUniversal and Mediacom Communications today announced a multi-year affiliation agreement to offer NBCUniversal's entire portfolio of...

Dec 12, 2012, 09:05 ET
CATHERINE BALSAM-SCHWABER PROMOTED TO SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT IN NBCUNIVERSAL'S INTEGRATED MEDIA GROUP.

Catherine Balsam-Schwaber Promoted To Senior Vice President In NBCUniversal's Integrated Media Group

 NBCUniversal executive Catherine Balsam-Schwaber has been promoted to Senior Vice President, NBCUniversal's Integrated Media group (IM), part...

Nov 28, 2012, 10:05 ET

Lenore Moritz Promoted To Vice President, Communications, For Digital And Integrated Media in NBCUniversal's Entertainment & Digital Networks And Integrated Media Group

NBCUniversal executive Lenore Moritz has been promoted to the position of Vice President, Communications, Digital and Integrated Media, in...