Forbes Looks At The Business Of Beck
April 8, 2010 at 4:25 AM (PT)
FORBES magazine has a profile of GLENN BECK this week that focuses on the business side of the PREMIERE RADIO NETWORKS and FOX NEWS CHANNEL host.
LACEY ROSE's piece looks at BECK's MERCURY RADIO ARTS company, which earned $32 million in revenue in the 12 months ended MARCH 1st, and his various salaries and revenue sources, including radio ($10 million, thanks to a five-year $50 million deal with PREMIERE), print ($13 million, including books and his FUSION magazine), digital ($4 million), speaking and events ($3 million), and television ($2 million).
The article also features a look at CHRIS BALFE, the President of MERCURY RADIO ARTS, who started working with BECK 14 years ago, left to work for ACCENTURE, and rejoined BECK in 2003.
Read the profile by clicking here.
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