Reporter (Media and Entertainment)
FINANCE: Local VCs see untapped potential
For local VC firms, focus on diversity can be a business boost.
Super League Gaming Inc. distinguished itself among esports companies – and most start-ups for that matter – by going public earlier this year, and on May 14 Super League released its inaugural earnings report.
West Lane Capital Partners, a Sawtelle-headquartered private equity company, said May 13 that it has taken a majority stake in Fantasy Files Group, a San Fernando-headquartered cosmetics company.
Dispute drags on as Hollywood writers demand new agreement
WGA standoff with talent agents drags on.
105-year-old firm recently acquired Paladin Cine
It’s getting harder to find sound stage space to make movies and television shows in L.A. County
MEDIA: Sinclair’s $10.6B sports network bid deemed low
Disney’s sports networks sale draws complaints.
Network aims to offer digital content to millennials
A venerable cable television station that caters to the Latino audience is pivoting to more digital content.
The Recording Academy, the Santa Monica-headquartered association behind the Grammy Awards, has named Deborah Dugan president, replacing Neil Portnow, effective Aug. 1.
Super League’s fate could provide insight for other gaming upstarts
Super League poised for growth but is burning through money.
Live Nation Entertainment Inc. reported a thorn in its normally rosy financial picture, reporting a net loss of $55.2 million for the first quarter of 2019.