• Mark Lazarus, Jeff Shell and Bonnie Hammer Get New Roles at NBCU as Company Preps Streaming Service

    7 monthes ago - By The Wrap

    A trio of NBCUniversal executives are set to get expanded roles at NBCUniversal, as the company preps to launch its own streaming service.
    Mark Lazarus and Jeff Shell will see their roles expanded, while longtime cable chief Bonnie Hammer will shift over to head up NBCU's streaming operations.
    Lazarus, who has run NBC's sports operations since 2011, will assume Hammer's cable duties and get the new title of chairman, NBCUniversal Broadcast, Cable, Sports and News. Shell, currently chairman of Universal Filmed Entertainment Group, will expand his duties and become chairman of NBCUniversal...
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  • Endeavor Forms Streaming Company, Combining NeuLion With Other Assets

    7 monthes ago - By Deadline

    Endeavor, an entertainment company whose portfolio includes William Morris Endeavor, IMG and the UFC , has formed a video streaming company called Endeavor Streaming .
    The new entity will incorporate NeuLion , a streaming technology company that Endeavor acquired last year whose back-end technology powers services from the NFL , NBA , UFC and Euroleague.
    Endeavor Streaming also will sweep in a roster of new clients, including WWE and its WWE Network, a sports-entertainment...
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