Biden Nominates Former Quibi CEO Meg Whitman to Be Ambassador to Kenya
President Biden has nominated former Quibi CEO Meg Whitman to be the U.S. ambassador to Kenya, the White House said Wednesday. Though Whitman has long been a Republican (she ran for governor of California in 2010 but lost to Jerry Brown), she raised money and endorsed Biden during the 2020 presidential election campaign, and would […]
Quibi Outplays Eko in First Round of Dispute Over Turnstyle Technology
Quibi has convinced a California federal judge that it should be allowed to keep using its Turnstyle feature while a dispute with Eko over that technology's origin plays out.
Quibi Acquires Daily News, Sport Shows for Canadian Service
Quibi, the mobile-only subscription TV service to launch next month in Canada has turned to Bell Media for exclusive daily news and sports programming, seven days per week.
Quibi Raises Additional $750 Million Ahead of Launch
Quibi has raised an additional $750 million as it prepares to launch its mobile-first video service in April.
CES: What Mattered to Hollywood
CES: What Mattered to SAG, DGA and American Society of Cinematographers
Meg Whitman: What I’ve Learned From Quibi’s Millennial and Gen Z Staff
The veteran tech executive, 63, and Jeffrey Katzenberg, 68, may be mentoring their young staff, but they've been taught a thing or two as well.
Jeffrey Katzenberg’s $1 Billion Bet on Shortform Video Comes Into Focus
Jeffrey Katzenberg and Meg Whitman have raised $1 billion in funding for shortform video venture NewTV. Investors include all the major Hollywood studios as well as China's Alibaba, Goldman Sachs and Madrone Capital.
Meg Whitman Invests in E-Sports Organization Immortals
Meg Whitman, the former CEO of Hewlett Packard and current CEO of Jeffrey Katzenberg's NewTV, has invested in Los Angeles-based e-sports organization Immortals and will join its board of directors.
HP CEO Meg Whitman Endorses Hillary Clinton Over “Reckless and Uninformed” Trump
The GOP donor, who ran unsuccessfully for California governor in 2010, added that Trump's "demagoguery has undermined the fabric of our national character."
Beyonce, Bonnie Hammer, Diane von Furstenberg Among Forbes’ Most Powerful Women
Sofia Vergara, Sheryl Sandberg, Marissa Mayer, Lady Gaga, Michelle Obama, Tory Burch and Angelina Jolie also are among those who made this year's worldwide rankings.
Hewlett-Packard’s Meg Whitman Appointment Plunges Co. Stock To Six Year Low
Investors reacted negatively to the announcement of the former eBay CEO and California gubernatorial candidate as HP’s new leader.
Meg Whitman: 5 Things to Know
The former eBay CEO and political candidate was named Hewlett-Packard's new CEO Thursday.