Sony CEO: Entertainment Is “Crucial” To Company

By | Thursday November 21, 2013 @ 8:17am PST

CEO Kazuo Hirai just gave his movie, TV, and music enterprises a strong endorsement as he kicked off the company’s long-awaited investor briefing about the businesses. “I know that the whole of Sony is greater than the sum of … Read More »

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Sony Hires Consultant To Find $100M In Cost Cuts In Entertainment Unit: Report

By | Monday November 18, 2013 @ 2:33pm PST

The movie, TV and music operation plans to tell investors on Thursday that it has hired Bain & Co to find ways to cut $100M, a sum that “would almost assuredly result in layoffs,” The New York TimesRead More »

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Daniel Loeb Says He And George Clooney Want Same Things For Sony

The CEO of Third Point says that George Clooney was “a little hyperbolic” in August when the actor — in an interview with my colleague Mike Fleming Jr – defended Sony Entertainment execs from the hedge fund manager’s attacks.Read More »

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Sony Plans Investor Meeting To Discuss Entertainment Businesses

By | Thursday September 12, 2013 @ 2:43pm PDT

The company is telling analysts and investors to hold November 21 for a “Sony Entertainment Investor Day” to be held at the Sony Pictures Entertainment lot in Culver City. No word on why — or who’ll be … Read More »

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Sony’s Michael Lynton Joins Board At USC School Of Cinematic Arts

By | Wednesday August 28, 2013 @ 10:17am PDT

Michael Lynton is the latest high-profile Hollywood name to join up with the USC School of Cinematic Arts. The CEO of Sony Entertainment has been appointed to the school’s Board Of Councilors, which deal with planning and … Read More »

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