Comcast is folding its venture capital arm into its corporate business development division as it seeks to focus its investments more on its business initiatives. The move isn’t a surprise given that Comcast Ventures head, Amy Banse, announced she was departing in September. Now the investment team will report to longtime Comcast executive Sam Schwartz. Comcast Ventures over the years has...
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Iger’s Disney Fix-It Plan Has Something for Everyone
Bob Iger really should have run for president, as he once considered doing. His political instinct is unmatched, at least among CEOs. On Wednesday, in his first quarterly earnings call since returning to the top job at Disney, Iger offered something for everyone. A return of the dividend! Layoffs! Creative executives get their power back! Traditional TV is still important, Iger reminded...
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