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Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. Company Profile
Now here's a TV company that really knows how to network. Turner Broadcasting System (TBS) is a leading operator of cable TV networks. Its portfolio includes Turner Network Television (TNT), the TBS Superstation, and cable news service CNN. TBS also operates truTV, Cartoon Network, Turner Classic Movies, and Boomerang (an offshoot of the Cartoon Network that airs older animated shows). In addition, the company oversees websites related to its TV properties (such as CNN.com and CartoonNetwork.com). Through an agreement with NASCAR, it also runs stock car racing information portal NASCAR.com. Founded by broadcasting pioneer R.E. "Ted" Turner, TBS is the primary cable TV subsidiary of media titan Time Warner.
Headlines for Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.
NBA renews TV rights deals with ESPN, TNT
- Mon Oct 6
Turner Broadcasting cutting 1,475 jobs
- Mon Oct 6
Turner Broadcasting, parent of CNN, TBS, TNT, to cut about 1,475 jobs, or 10 per cent of staff
- Mon Oct 6
RPN rebranded as CNN Philippines
- Wed Oct 15
Turner Broadcasting to cut 1475 jobs
- Mon Oct 6
NBA TV deal allows for ESPN Internet streaming channel
- Mon Oct 6
Networks encourage fans to watch their competitors
- Tue 12:48 pm ET
Nielsen, Adobe to measure online TV across multiple devices
- Tue 6:02 am ET
NBA extends television deals with ESPN and TNT
- Mon Oct 6
October 7 Premarket Briefing: 10 Things You Should Know
- Tue Oct 7
Contact Information
Address: 1 CNN Center, 100 International Blvd.
Atlanta, GA 30303
Phone:404-827-1700
Fax:404-827-2437
Financial Highlights
Fiscal Year End:December
Key People
Chairman and CEO: John Martin
President: David R. Levy
EVP and CFO: Pascal Desroches
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