Multimedia StoryTelling

By the students of MCJ300 at The University of Southern Mississippi

CNN hires new president

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CNN recently named Jeff Zucker, former president and chief executive of NBC Universal, president. The new organization said it hired Zucker to be a “magnet of talent” and to broaden the definition of “news” for CNN. What I found most interesting about this Washington Post article is where it said that CNN’s ratings have been hurting for some time. I read another article after the election that said Fox news normally got better ratings than any of it’s competitors, which is surprising because of all the criticism it faces. I watch NBC, Fox and CNN, so I’m not partial to any organization. However, looking at the success Zucker seems to have had, this could be what CNN needs.


Written by jenniferhlowe

December 5, 2012 at 4:05 am

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