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By Alexandra Del Rosario Byron Allen’s Allen Media Group has promoted Melody Smalls to Executive Vice President of Global Human Resources. “Melody Smalls is a highly-valued member of Allen Media Group,” said  Allen Media Group CEO Byron Allen. “Melody is a brilliant executive who oversees the most important part of our...

Presented on September 1, 2020 BLACK OWNED MEDIA MATTERS - Demanding change and inclusions in media planning A frank and direct conversation with Byron Allen about how to build stronger business with smarter media planning. [embed]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YJectsnoC74&feature=youtu.be[/embed]...

Byron Allen and Natasha Alford -- Cynopsis Webinar "Black Owned Media Matters" Thursday, August 27, 2020 Cynopsis, together with the owner of THE WEATHER CHANNEL, Entertainment Studios’/ALLEN MEDIA GROUP, LLC’s Byron Allen and The Grio’s Natasha Alford, presented a conversation on how to stop the systemic racism and...

By Alexandra Del Rosario Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios announced that Brooke Kahn will continue to lead digital sales and distribution as the company’s new VP of digital sales, partnerships. “I’m delighted to continue building our Entertainment Studios content distribution business across our fantastic partner network and with a growing number of...

By Ted Johnson Joe Biden and Kamala Harris followed up their convention week on Friday with an L.A. centric fundraiser that raised a whopping $7 million for their campaign, organizers said. The virtual event, which drew about 25 donors, was hosted by Jeffrey Katzenberg and Marilyn Katzenberg, Andrew Hauptman and Ellen Bronfman Hauptman,...

By Ted Johnson EXCLUSIVE: Fresh off of accepting the Democratic nomination, Joe Biden and Kamala Harris and their spouses are set for a fundraiser on Friday, with hosts including Jeffrey Katzenberg, George Clooney, Byron Allen and philanthropist Andrew Hauptman. The afternoon event will be virtual, but it features an L.A.-centric group of hosts. In addition to...

By Jill Goldsmith EXCLUSIVE: Byron Allen is acquiring Honolulu ABC affiliate KITV from SLJ Broadcasting for $30 million, boosting his Allen Media Group’s owned and operated big-four network affiliates to 16 stations in 12 markets. The acquisition, through AMG’s Allen Media Broadcasting, was the latest in a string of deals...