|[November 26, 2012]
NAB Show to Host News Corporation's Chase Carey for Opening Keynote Event
WASHINGTON --(Business Wire)--
The National Association of Broadcasters announced today that News
Corporation President and Chief Operating Officer Chase Carey will
participate in a question-and-answer session with NAB President and CEO
Gordon Smith during the 2013 NAB Show opening event, sponsored by
Blackmagic Design, Monday, April 8 in Las Vegas. The session will also
include a "State of the Broadcast Industry" address by Smith.
Chase Carey (Photo: National Association of Broadcasters)
"As a leading executive of one of the world's preeminent media
companies, Chase Carey has valuable insight into today's multi-platform
global media environment," said NAB President and CEO Gordon Smith. "I
look forward to our conversation at the NAB Show and hearing Mr. Carey's
vision of what the future holds for the media business worldwide."
Chase Carey is president and chief operating officer of News
Corporation, a position he has held since July, 2009. In this role, he
oversees diversified global operations spanning five continents,
including the production and distribution of film and television
programming; television, satellite and cable broadcasting; newspaper and
book publishing and digital media. He also sits on theCompany's Board
Previously, Carey was president and chief executive officer of DIRECTV,
Inc., where he led the operations and strategic direction of the
DIRECTV, Inc. companies - which include DIRECTV, Inc. in the United
States and DIRECTV Latin America. He was elected to the position in 2003
by the company's Board of Directors. He also served on The DIRECTV Group
Board of Directors.
Prior to joining DIRECTV, Inc., Carey was co-chief operating officer of
News Corporation and chairman and chief executive officer of the Fox
Television Group. He was particularly instrumental in managing the
company's operations and strategy, focusing on its worldwide television
business that encompassed the FOX network, Fox Television Stations,
Fox's cable programming group, and News Corporation's international
About NAB Show
NAB Show, held April 6-11, 2013 in Las Vegas, is the world's largest
electronic media show covering filmed entertainment and the development,
management and delivery of content across all mediums. With more than
90,000 attendees from 151 countries and 1,600+ exhibitors, NAB Show is
the ultimate marketplace for digital media and entertainment. From
creation to consumption, across multiple platforms and countless
nationalities, NAB Show is home to the solutions that transcend
traditional broadcasting and embrace content delivery to new screens in
new ways. Complete details are available at www.nabshow.com.
to register as news media.
The National Association of Broadcasters is the premier advocacy
association for America's broadcasters. NAB advances radio and
television interests in legislative, regulatory and public affairs.
Through advocacy, education and innovation, NAB enables broadcasters to
best serve their communities, strengthen their businesses and seize new
opportunities in the digital age. Learn more at www.nab.org.
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