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Charlie Ergen

Dish Network Chairman Speaks Out On Controversial Move

The Wall Street Journal | SHALINI RAMACHANDRAN | Posted 08.08.2012 | Media

Dish Network Corp. DISH +0.61% Chairman Charlie Ergen said a new ad-skipping feature that has infuriated major broadcast TV networks is a "competitive...

Commencement Speech Disappoints Wake Forest Class of 2012

The Old Gold & Black | Posted 07.24.2012 | College
The Old Gold & Black

On May 21, Wake Forest's distinguished Class of 2012 received their diplomas. Yet, one of the most eagerly anticipated parts of Commencement -- the keynote speech - - was an embarrassment.

Sirius XM Creditors "Angry," Warn Mel Karmazin Against Chapter 11

Business Insider | Dan Colarusso | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

As if being stuck between John Malone and Charlie Ergen wasn't enough, Mel Karmazin now has angry creditors on his tail. The Sirius XM boss is tryi...

Charlie Ergen Assures: I May Let Mel Karmazin Stay At Sirius XM

Business Insider | Henry Blodget | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Echostar's Charlie Ergen and Liberty's John Malone continue to tug at the carcass of Sirius (SIRI). It sounds as though Charlie has the upper hand, p...

Sirius XM, DirecTV In Talks As Karmazin Tries To Fend Off Ergen

New York Times | ANDREW ROSS SORKIN and ZACHERY KOUWE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Sirius XM Radio, the satellite radio giant that is on the brink of bankruptcy, is in preliminary talks with Liberty Media, the conglomerate controlled...

Charlie Ergen, EchoStar Seeking Control Of Sirius XM Radio

Huff | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The Wall Street Journal reports (subscription) that Sirius XM chief Mel Karmazin is "scrambling to raise about $175 million" to fend off a takeover th...

Charles Ergen: Meet America's Richest Media Mogul You've Never Heard Of

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The Forbes 400, Forbes' annual list of the 400 richest Americans, was released this week — and conveniently broke the list down by indust...