The first two games of the Stanley Cup Finals, broadcast by NBC, drew lots of Nashville eyeballs. Among American NHL markets, Nashville tied with Philadelphia for the seventh-best ratings in Game One and the third-highest in Game 2, bested only by Boston — whose Bruins are playing the Vancouver Canucks for hockey's biggest prize — and Buffalo.
Also, according to a study by Forbes, Nashville had the third-highest growth in NHL attendance for the 2010-11 season, behind Pittsburgh and Tampa Bay.
Worthy Publishing, the venture launched early this year by industry veteran Byron Williamson, has signed a distribution and fulfillment partnership with EMI CMG Distribution, a unit of global music player EMI. Worthy founder Byron Williamson said the link-up combines his crew's sales network with EMI CMG's back-office prowess and "creates an all-encompassing Christian media platform for books, music, and video – the first of its kind in the industry."
Corporate Board Member has hooked up with two organizations to beef up its corporate governance content offerings, particularly its "This Week in the Boardroom" webcast. CBM President T.K. Kerstetter says his group's partnerships with the National Investor Relations Institute and Society of Corporate Secretaries and Governance Professionals will add expertise in the areas of investor relations and director engagement, among others.
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