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President of TLC Is Picked to Lead the Discovery Channel

Nancy Daniels had led the TLC Network since 2013. She replaces Rich Ross, who had been the president of Discovery since 2014.

Oscar Winners Fisher Stevens & Ross Kauffman Take On Discovery Doc ‘Taken By The Tiger’

Rich Ross, Discovery Channel and Science Channel group president, announced today at the networks’ annual Sundance Film Festival reception that Oscar-winning filmmakers Fisher Stevens and Ross Kauffman will be making the upcoming documentary Taken...Show More Summary

"Go Piss Off" - Brawl Breaks out On CNBC's Fast Money Over Bitcoin

What started off as a (somewhat) polite argument over the fate (and price) of bitcoin between bitcoin advocate CNBC Fast Money staple Dan Nathan and crytposkeptic, Evercore ISI technician Rich Ross, devolved in just over a minute into...Show More Summary

Chart analyst sees a troubling similarity between the rise of chip stocks and bitcoin

Analyst Rich Ross is getting bearish, calling to sell semis and spotting disturbing trends in asset classes.

heycalacademy: Entranced by this larger Pacific striped octopus?...

heycalacademy: Entranced by this larger Pacific striped octopus? Us too. “Rediscovered” by our own Rich Ross & UC Berkeley’s Roy Caldwell in 2013 (which validated another scientist’s 22-year-old findings), its unusually social behaviors—including...Show More Summary

heycalacademy:Wait for it… BEHOLD: The fearsome hunting...

heycalacademy: Wait for it… BEHOLD: The fearsome hunting techniques of the striped pyjama squid! (Tiny ambush predators filmed back-of-house by senior biologist Rich Ross.) Pyjama squid ambush!

‘Harley And The Davidsons’ Trailer Races Past Shark Week Record, Discovery Says – TCA

Harley and the Davidsons is part of Discovery Communications chief Rich Ross’s campaign to widen Discovery Channel’s scope, and looks to be off to a good start with its trailer clocking 7M views in about a week, outstripping any trailer...Show More Summary

Under New Leader, Discovery Channel’s Brand Reboot Shows Promise

By moving away from ratings stunts and tired content, Rich Ross has managed to help lift the TV network’s viewership and nab a sought-after demographic.

Science Channel Names Marc Etkind General Manager

Marc Etkind is moving from Destination America to Science Channel, taking on the role of General Manager, Rich Ross, Group President, Discovery, Animal Planet and Science Channel, announced today. Etkind will report to Ross and oversee...Show More Summary

New 'Romantic' Octopus Wows Scientists

The octopus already is an oddball of the ocean. Now biologists have rediscovered a species of that eight-armed sea creature that's even stranger and shares some of our social and mating habits. Biologist Rich Ross and colleagues studying a batch of octopuses from Central America found the critters just didn't...

Sharknado Week Schedule Unveiled

With Discovery Channel’s chief Rich Ross making good on his No More Fake Stuff threat regarding his network’s recently wrapped Shark Week, Syfy has stepped once more into the breach. Its orgy of fake shark stuff, also known as Sharknado...Show More Summary

Discovery Leverages Global Reach in Multi-Network Upfront

It's not uncommon to hear hyperbolic talk at upfront presentations, but when Discovery Channel president Rich Ross talked about reaching for the moon at the network's presentation in New York Tuesday, he meant it—among the shows Discovery...Show More Summary

Rich Ross Unveils First Discovery Channel Programming Plans – Upfronts

Rich Ross is having his first upfront as chief of Discovery Channel since taking over and promising No Fake Stuff and a broadening of programming types to return Discovery Channel to the No. 1 brand for the whole family – not just for...Show More Summary

Discovery Acquires ‘Racing Extinction’ Sundance Docu For Global Event Broadcast

EXCLUSIVE: Discovery Channel chief Rich Ross told the crowd at TCA last month that a big part of his new regime was to dump all the pseudo stuff and instead have programming that would "impact people to do something." Looks like that mantra drove the cable and satellite channel during its visit to Park City this year. Show More Summary

Paul Pastor Named Discovery Channel EVP Network Strategy

Paul Pastor has been named Executive Vice President of Network Strategy, Revenue and Operations for the Discovery Channel. Discovery Channel chief Rich Ross, to whom Pastor will report, made the announcement this afternoon as Ross wraps...Show More Summary

Discovery Channel Chief Moving Troops To New York

Discovery Channel chief Rich Ross is winding up his honeymoon month in the job by creating a New York-based production and development unit for the network, and moving Matthew Kelly and Michael Sorensen from Discovery Communications’ Silver Spring, MD HQ to New York to oversee unscripted series for the new unit. Show More Summary

Discovery's Rich Ross Is Sorry About the Snake Thing

Rich Ross, former CEO of Shine America and chairman of Walt Disney Studios, had been on the job for just 72 hours as Discovery Channel's new president when he met with reporters. Still, Ross already had a clear sense of how to bolster Discovery Communications' flagship network, which has suffered ratings erosion: being "authentic. Show More Summary

No More Stunts and Monsters For the Discovery Channel

Image courtesy of Wellcome Library, London vis Wikimedia commomns Rick and Rich Ross, no known relation You can’t imagine how intrigued I was this morning to read that rapper Rick Ross was fed up with all these mermaids and guys getting eaten by snakes. Show More Summary

Newswire: New Discovery Channel chief promises no more made-up bullshit

New Discovery Channel chief Rich Ross (no relation to Rick) has vowed to stop airing pseudoscientific bullshit on what is ostensibly an educational channel. Ross made this promise at the Television Critic’s Association press tour earlier...Show More Summary

All the awesome things Discovery Channel’s new president said

Discovery Channel’s new president Rich Ross has been in his new job for around three days, but he faced television critics and reporters this morning, and said repeatedly that he’ll be moving Discovery Channel shows away from scripted, fake things, and even from sensational stunts such as Eaten Alive, which failed to deliver on the promise of its... Show More Summary

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