Meg James

Writer

Meg James is a corporate media reporter for the Los Angeles Times, covering the business of television and advertising. She has been a member of the Company Town team for more than a decade. She previously wrote for the Miami Herald and the Palm Beach Post. A native of Wyoming, she is a graduate of the University of Colorado and Columbia University.

Recent Articles

  • Viacom names Robert Bakish as acting CEO

    Viacom names Robert Bakish as acting CEO

    Media company Viacom Inc. shored up its management team on Monday by naming the head of its international operations, Robert Bakish, as the company’s acting president and chief executive. Bakish becomes Viacom’s third chief executive in less than three months. He will replace Thomas Dooley, the...

  • AT&T and Time Warner hope to break the cycle of failed mergers

    AT&T and Time Warner hope to break the cycle of failed mergers

    AT&T’s blockbuster bid for Time Warner Inc. might be a boon for investment bankers, lawyers and lobbyists, but it is anyone’s guess whether investors, employees and consumers ultimately would benefit from the combination. Since the $85.4-billion deal was unveiled last weekend, AT&T Chief Executive...

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