Vice Media confirmed that it has fired three employees for violating workplace policies – most notably, sexual and verbal harassment. The terminations were first reported by CNN. Vice hasn’t named the three employees. The past few weeks haven’t been kind to Vice. Its latest actions came weeks after a damning Daily Beast report, in which the company was described as fostering a “toxic” environment, particularly when it came to abusive behavior toward female employees. Jason Mojica, the head of Vice’s documentary films division, was suspended last month following allegations of inappropriate behavior. Kaj Larsen, the former L.A. bureau chief of Vice News, was also accused of inappropriate conduct. Vice says it has been investigating the claims.
The season 8 finale of The Walking Dead and season 4 premiere of Fear the Walking Dead will air commercial-free in over 750 movie theaters on April 15, in Fathom Events and AMC stunt “Survival Sunday: The Walking Dead & Fear the Walking Dead.” TWD airs the same night in its regular 9p timeslot, followed […]
Freeform comedy Young & Hungry will return for its final season on Wednesday, June 20 at 8p. However, it won’t be to total end of the story for the show. The network has ordered into development a Young & Hungry movie from the series’ creative team, including David Holden, Caryn Lucas, Ashley Tisdale, and Eric […]
In a change from the traditional, Fox Sports announced it will move from the usual 30-second advertising spots for its USGA championships to what will be a “branding presence” built around their Rolex sponsorship that will include the U.S. Women’s Open, the U.S. Senior Open and the U.S. Amateur but not the men’s championship for […]
As we near MLB Opening Day, the impact of Latino players who are active in social continues to grow, especially among the younger emerging stars. Who are the biggest and most impactful? Social monitoring leader opendorse analyzed historic Twitter data from the past year to find the five Latino MLB players with the most significant […]
The Cynopsis Top Women in Digital were honored yesterday in NYC, recognizing excellence in digital content, marketing, advertising, social media and online content. The camaraderie was contagious, as winner after winner took to the stage to note the importance of mentors, and of supporting each other. In fact, the thank you speeches from these amazing […]