NBCU CEO Burke Sends Out Grinch-y Holiday Note, Hints at OTT Platform News [Deadline]

NBCU CEO Burke Sends Out Grinch-y Holiday Note, Hints at OTT Platform News [Deadline]

BY NELLIE ANDREEVA

December 18, 2018 | In a lighthearted, self-deprecating holiday note to staff (aka residents of NBCU-ville), written as a Dr. Seuss-style poem, NBCUniversal’s Steve Burke mostly celebrated the company’s achievements, like landing Sky, while also recounting some setbacks, like losing the bidding war for the Fox assets to Disney.

During 2018 our businesses mostly rocked,
But it did not feel at all good  
when Disney got Fox.
We welcomed Sky –  
but please let no one reveal
That we won it from picking suitcases  
on Deal or No Deal.

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