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Singer Joe Cocker Dies

Singer Joe Cocker, who became an icon of the...   (Rolling Stone)

What’s the Top Basic Cable Network of 2014 in Total Viewers?

The cable network that is poised to finish 2014...   (TVWeek)

Time Warner Cable to Add Surcharge for Sports

Time Warner Cable said it will add a surcharge...   (Multichannel News)

Disney Inks Retrans Deal With National Cable TV Cooperative for ABC-Owned Stations

The National Cable Television Cooperative and The Walt Disney...   (TVWeek)

Sarah Jessica Parker Has a New HBO Comedy

Sarah Jessica Parker, whose six-season run on “Sex and...   (Deadline)

‘Planet of the Apes’ Actor Dies

A character actor who appeared in a number of...   (Deadline)

‘The Colbert Report’ Ends on a High Note

Stephen Colbert’s “The Colbert Report” ended its run on...   (Deadline)

Emmy-Winning TV Director Dies

A veteran director of television drama series who spent...   (LA Times)

Ad Spending Grows, as TV Is the Only Sector to Post Third-Quarter Gains

Spending on advertising in the U.S. posted year-to-year gains...   (TVNewsCheck)

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Media Buyer of the Year

TVWeek names its Media Buyer of the Year. It's Christine Merrifield. She's President, Investment, Activation and Operations for MediaVest USA. Though she has a traditional media background, Merrifield has been on the leading edge of media dealmaking in the digital arena as she partners companies such as Google with MediaVest's blue-chip lineup of clients, from Honda to Walmart to Coke. She helps shepherd billions of dollars in media spending. If you CLICK ON THE PICTURE above you'll be taken to the interview.