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Jeff Zucker Could Be Mulling a Future in Sports

Click here to read the full article. After nine years of generating headlines for CNN, Jeff Zucker is giving new thought to testing his acumen for the world of sports. The former WarnerMedia and NBCUniversal executive, who abruptly left his job as head of CNN in February after acknowledging he failed to disclose a romantic relationship with Allison Gollust, CNN’s former chief marketing officer, is said to be mulling some offers from the sports sector, according to two people familiar with the matter. None of these conversations are believed to be in their final stages, according to one of these people,...
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CNN saga: How much cash did ousted boss Jeff Zucker get to leave network?

The amount of cash recently ousted CNN boss Jeff Zucker took home when he was forced to resign last month is becoming clearer. The Wall Street Journal on Thursday cited "people familiar with the situation" to report that Zucker agreed to a payment of "over $5 million, compensation he was owed from his 2021 bonus" before shocking CNN staffers by stepping down.

Jeff Zucker reportedly left CNN with $5 million payment from 2021 bonus

Call him the $5 million man. Former CNN boss Jeff Zucker walked away from the WarnerMedia news outlet with over $5 million — despite not receiving any severance as part of his ignominious exit, according to a report. Zucker struck an exit deal for the $5 million-plus payday as part of compensation he was owed from a 2021 bonus, the Wall Street Journal reported sources as saying. The pact was reportedly finalized before the former CNN president stepped down on Feb. 2 for failing to disclose his long-term relationship with Allison Gollust, the network’s chief spokesperson who was once a top...

Former CNN President Jeff Zucker reportedly receiving $10 million after abrupt ouster

Former CNN President Jeff Zucker will reportedly receive $10 million from WarnerMedia after his abrupt exit from the network. Zucker unexpectedly resigned from CNN in February after admitting he had a relationship with a colleague that he failed to properly disclose. He has now reached a deal with WarnerMedia, the parent company of CNN, under which he'll receive "around $10 million," Deadline reports.

Jeff Zucker reaches settlement in tens of millions with CNN: report

Ex-CNN boss Jeff Zucker reached an eight-figure settlement with WarnerMedia over his sudden departure last month, according to a report. Zucker, who left abruptly after failing to disclose a romantic relationship with a colleague, would waive his right to sue his former employer under the deal, Deadline said Tuesday. Word...