These days, Pickrum manages BET’s financial operations and plays a role in all its operations. That strategic vision dates back to 1999 when he first joined as VP of Business Development for BET. com. There, he was responsible for the development and refinement of the website’s successful business model, driving growth and accelerating revenue. Under Pickrum’s leadership, BET.com is now a leading online destination for African American content.

The Daily

Subscribe

DirecTV, DISH Merger Still Possible

AT&T found a way to offload a stake in its US video business, but this likely isn’t the end of the road for DirecTV. A combo with DISH is still possible.

Read the Full Issue
The Skinny is delivered on Tuesday and focuses on the cable profession. You'll stay in the know on the headlines, topics and special issues you value most. Sign Up

Jobs

Seeking an INDUSTRY JOB? VIEW JOBS

Hiring? In conjunction with our sister brand, Cynopsis, we are offering hiring managers a deep pool of media-savvy, skilled candidates at a range of experience levels and sectors, The result will be an even more robust industry job board, to help both employers and job seekers.

Contact John@cynopsis.com for more information.