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Michael Eisner

Michael Eisner's Vuguru Gets Backing, Will Expand

New York Times | BRIAN STELTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Bolstered by an investment from Rogers Communications, one of Canada's largest media companies, the budding new-media mogul Michael Eisner is expandin...

Looking Back on the Year of the Woman

Meredith C. Carroll | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Meredith C. Carroll

Time magazine had several contenders for its annual Person of the Year issue, including Timothy Geithner, Stanley McChrystal, Usain Bolt and, of cours...

Sun Valley Media Conference Photos: Mogulmania Day 1! (SLIDESHOW)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The annual Allen & Company summer media conference kicked off in Sun Valley, Idaho Tuesday night and by Wednesday morning the attendees were decked ou...

Craig Ferguson "Mostly Not Worried" About Jimmy Fallon Competition (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

CBS late-late night host Craig Ferguson discusses the looming threat of Jimmy Fallon on tonight's edition of "Conversations with Michael Eisner" on CN...

Michael Eisner Cancels His Own CNBC Show

New York Post | Peter Lauria | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

There will be no more con versations with Michael Eisner. No, The Post isn't cutting him off - Eisner's just ending his CNBC show. But unlike the rec...

Michael Eisner Goes Online: "I'm Much Happier Now"

New York Times | Tim Arango | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

On a Friday morning in September, Michael D. Eisner was in a television studio on the East Side of Manhattan, asking Robert L. Nardelli, the chairman ...

Chrysler Chief Robert Nardelli Talks About The Future Of Cars

CNBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Chrysler Chief Robert Nardelli visited with Michael Eisner on CNBC's "Conversations With Michael Eisner" to talk about futuristic cars, hybrids, the f...

Nick At Nite Tries To Reinvent Itself Through Michael Eisner's Dentist Cartoon

New York Times | Brian Stelter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Nickelodeon, the premier cable channel for children, is so old that many of its original viewers have children of their own. The 29-year-old network i...

Welcome to Camp Mogul

Paul Krassner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Paul Krassner

I went to spy on a summer camp for billionaires: The 26th annual gathering of the nation's most powerful executives and their trophy wives in Sun Valley, Idaho, hosted by Herb Allen.

Eisner Stages New Media Comeback

New York TImes | Brooks Barnes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

When Michael D. Eisner left the Walt Disney Company in 2005 and set about remaking himself in new media, investing in a video-sharing Web site and sta...

Eisner On The Strike: "It's Over. They Made A Deal"

Silicon Alley Insider | Michael Learmonth | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Former Disney chairman Michael Eisner said on CNBC this evening that both sides have shaken hands on a deal, and all that's left is for the Writers Gu...

Eisner To Strikers: Blame Steve Jobs, Not Studios

CNet News | Caroline McCarthy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

In his keynote speech on Wednesday morning at the Media and Money conference hosted by Dow Jones and Nielsen, former Disney CEO Michael Eisner talked ...

Michael Eisner: New Media Guru, Joke Thief

Portfolio | Jeff Bercovici | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Michael Eisner's trying to rebrand himself as an internet visionary these days, and it's clear he does understand one thing: How to make yourself seem...

Baseball Card Maker Topps Approves $385 Mil Eisner Takeover

New York Post | ZACHERY KOUWE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Former Disney boss Michael Eisner yesterday won his months long battle to take control of iconic baseball card maker Topps after a majority of shareho...