Communication Leadership CEO Series: Peter Chernin, Monday, November 16, 2009
USC Annenberg’s Center on Communication Leadership & Policy (CCLP), in partnership with USC...See more
USC Annenberg’s Center on Communication Leadership & Policy (CCLP), in partnership with USC Spectrum and USC Marshall School of Business presented a conversation with legendary media executive and innovator Peter Chernin. From the mid-1990s through 2009, Chernin served as president of News Corporation, the $30 billion multimedia conglomerate that includes Twentieth Century Fox Film, Fox Broadcasting Company and online media companies like MySpace and Hulu. He is also founder and chairman of the global health organization, Malaria No More. USC University Professor and CCLP director Geoffrey Cowan led Chernin in a wide-ranging conversation with students about the transformation of the media industry and corporate social responsibility. The program also included remarks by USC Annenberg Dean Ernest J. Wilson III and USC Marshall Dean Jim Ellis.