Peter Kafka

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Conde Nast Taps Vevo Exec for Entertainment Group Digital Post

Conde Nast’s Entertainment Group has hired former Vevo general manager Fred Santarpia as its head of digital. Santarpia will report to Dawn Ostroff, who Conde brought in last fall to generate movie, TV and digital projects based on its brands. Santarpia helped launch Vevo, the “Hulu for music videos,” and prior to that, he worked at Universal Music Group.


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The problem with the Billionaire Savior phase of the newspaper collapse has always been that billionaires don’t tend to like the kind of authority-questioning journalism that upsets the status quo.

— Ryan Chittum, writing in the Columbia Journalism Review about the promise of Pierre Omidyar’s new media venture with Glenn Greenwald