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Three Areas of Interest & Investment

As the world begins its recovery from The Great Reset, there seems to be several areas of interest and investment.  Ideas and businesses that...
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Hollywood Alliances in Platform Content Distribution

There was a time when four major broadcast channels dominated television.  The channel offering expanded over time and eventually consumers could choose from thousands...

Content Streaming Competition by the Numbers

With more competition arriving, Netflix subscriptions will undoubtably fall (by 49%) with the entrants of Disney+, which now owns the FOX entertainment assets and...

Not Yesterday’s Economy

In today’s marketplace, there are some growing trends when it comes to business leadership.  The largest and most successful companies are not one in the same. ...

Gambling – Is it All About The Money?

“Show me the money!” said actors Tom Cruise and Cuba Gooding Jr. in the iconic film Jerry Maguire.  Like Cruise trying to convince client...
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5 Solutions to the Esports Industry Regulation Dilemma

Turner “Tfue” Tenney is a popular esports gamer who was represented by Faze Clan, an esports representation organization.  Until Tenney filed suit against his...
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Will the Entertainment and Sports Consumer come Home to Roost?

The old saying “When the chickens come home to roost” generally refers to some action of another that leads to a reaction of another...
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Consumer Trends have Changed Dealmaking

There are three trends in consumption and dealmaking today.  1. Diversification of platform and content More and more people seem to be watching television on social...
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The Growth of “Packaging” Beyond Hollywood

In Hollywood filmmaking, there is a term used among studio executives, talent representatives, actors, and writers.  The term is packaging.  Packaging is the practice...
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When will Streamers and Social Media go all-in on Live Sports?

The 2021 negotiation of the National Football League’s (NFL) sports rights has all but ended.  FOX, CBS, NBC, and ESPN (the networks) are all...