It’s been a busy week at GE’s NBC Universal. Not only did Hulu.com, the popular video web venture of NBCU and Fox add a major new partner — Walt Disney Company and its ABC network — but Lauren Zalaznick was added to a very select group. The President of NBCU’s Women & Lifestyle Entertainment Networks, which includes Bravo and Oxygen, is on the “Time 100″ list of the world’s most influential people. At No. 29 under Time’s heading of “Builders & Titans” — Lauren is one notch ahead of the powerful U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner. Not too shabby.
NBCU is ready for its close-up
May 1, 2009