Category: Media and Marketing

MICHELLE CHAPMAN, AP Business Writer Media General is buying Meredith Corp. in an approximately $2.4 billion cash-and-stock deal. The combined company, called Meredith Media General, will have 88 television stations in 54 markets and media brands including Better Homes and Gardens, Allrecipes, Parents and Shape. Meredith shareholders will receive cash and stock valued at $51.53…

Ab+c Creative Intelligence has been named the agency of record for Stamford Health in Stamford, Conn. A leading healthcare provider in southwestern Connecticut, Stamford Health has contracted with ab+c to launch its new brand and the opening of its new hospital. “We’re confident that ab+c, with its proven track record in healthcare marketing, will help…