Plunkett's Entertainment & Media Industry Almanac 2004: The by Jack W. Plunkett

By Jack W. Plunkett

The digital age is bringing sweeping adjustments to leisure and media of all types, together with publishing, broadcasting and movie. Multimedia, the web and different new media retailers for leisure and knowledge are being subtle at a fast fee. Media giants are merging and making massive acquisitions. This ebook covers those interesting advancements and gives profiles on 1000s of prime enterprises in movie, radio, tv, cable, new media, and publishing of every kind together with books, magazines and newspapers. It includes hundreds of thousands of contacts for enterprise and leaders, institutions, websites and different assets. You’ll get in-depth profiles of the "Entertainment & Media 400," our personal detailed checklist of businesses which are the leaders during this box. right here you will find whole profiles of the recent businesses which are making information this present day, the four hundred greatest, such a lot profitable organisations in all features of the leisure and Media enterprise, from broadcasters to movie construction businesses, on line casino operators to topic park businesses, publishers of books and magazines to game designers, and lots more and plenty extra. Our company profiles comprise government contacts, development plans, monetary files, tackle, cellphone, fax, aggressive virtue and lots more and plenty extra. This leading edge e-book bargains 550 pages of specific details, all listed and cross-indexed extra for every enterprise! Our research part presents a very good dialogue of commercial and industry traits. The booklet contains statistical tables protecting sales for a number of sectors. buyers of both the ebook or PDF model can obtain a loose replica of the corporate profiles database on CD-ROM, allowing key notice seek and export of key facts.

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After a faulty try at positioning Las Vegas as a destination for the entire family in the 1990s, the desert city has been repositioned as one of the world's most visited, and therefore most lucrative, destinations for adults—that is, for adults who are seeking a cutting-edge experience in gaming, dining, shopping, partying and showroom entertainment in a sexy, sinful atmosphere. Atlantic City is doing well to emulate the entertainment gold mine created by Las Vegas casinos. The Borgata is only the first of five major Atlantic City hotel/casino openings or expansions.

Source: Plunkett Research, Ltd. com/ Copyright 2004, All Rights Reserved Plunkett Research, Ltd. com Largest Entertainment & Media Industry Mergers: 1985 to Early 2004 Year 1985 1985 1986 1986 1989 1993 1995 1995 1996 1996 1996 1998 1999 1999 1999 2000 2000 2001 2003 Buyer General Electric Capital Cities General Electric CBS Time Inc. , Ltd. , Ltd. 0 Source: Plunkett Research, Ltd. com/ Copyright 2004, All Rights Reserved Plunkett Research, Ltd. S.

Plunkett Research, Ltd. manufacturers, have the capability to play and record television shows, as well as manage music video and personal photo files by remote control. ) The Media Center PC is powered by an Intel chip and controlled by Microsoft’s Media Center Edition OS software. After the disappointing sales of earlier Microsoft forays into home entertainment (Web TV and UltimateTV), the Media Center PC is a definite step forward. Many computer industry giants such as Gateway, Dell Computer and Hewlett-Packard have been quick to join the party with their own versions.

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