A NBC spokesperson released a statement about Zimmerman.
"We have recently learned that Matt Zimmerman engaged in inappropriate conduct with more than one woman at [parent company NBCUniversal], which violated company policy".
Matt Zimmerman, vice president of booking, news and entertainment, was booted from the network Tuesday afternoon.
At least one woman told the company's human resources department that her career was damaged as a result of relationship with Zimmerman, according to a person familiar with the matter who was not authorized to comment publicly and requested anonymity.
Public sexual harassment and assault allegations have received increased attention after more than 60 women came forward to accuse movie mogul Harvey Weinstein of harassment and assault.
NBC executive Matt Zimmerman was sacked Tuesday afternoon. And a growing list of actors, including Kevin Spacey and Louis C.K., have been brought low by revelations about their conduct over decades in the industry.
The FDA's chief, Scott Gottleib, asked Congress for more power and expanded resources to combat the opioid epidemic on Tuesday. The FDA is devoted to expanding the development and use of medical therapy to assist in the treatment of opioid use disorder.
BidaskClub raised shares of Windstream Holdings from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Monday, July 31st. This buyback authorization permits the technology company to purchase up to 19.9% of its shares through open market purchases.
Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 52,000 shares in the company, valued at approximately $2,912,000. Investors looking to minimize volatility risk may look to hold a larger number of diversified stocks in the portfolio.
The stock's 50-day average volume has been 3,474,322 shares, with an average of 75% of medium term indicators pointing toward Buy. The sales growth rate for a stock is a measure of how the stock's sales per share (SPS) has grown over a specific period of time.
What are the playable factions? The press release also included a FAQ document with more information on Thrones of Britannia . The game will offer a super-detailed campaign map, with more regional distinction.
You know the guy's a true fan when he talks about the empty feeling we all have when baseball goes away for six months. Some celebrity shows are just about that celebrity and their hobby, but Murray had baseball fans in mind with this.
Court hears appeal in Newtown shooting case
A lower court dismissed the lawsuit past year , ruling that a federal law protects the gun manufacturer. He got it for his 18th birthday ... remember he was 14 years old when they started this marketing plan.
Eve Officially Joins 'The Talk' on CBS
Eve - full name Eve Jeffers Cooper - is taking over the seat vacated by Aisha Tyler , who left the show in July . As an actress, Eve has had roles in "xXx", the " Barbershop " franchise, "Glee", and her self-titled UPN sitcom.
Kulicke & Soffa Industries Inc. Q4 Earnings Advance 254%
The firm has a market cap of $1,678.62, a price-to-earnings ratio of 16.99, a P/E/G ratio of 1.10 and a beta of 1.34. Kulicke and Soffa Industries now has an average rating of "Buy" and an average target price of $26.50. ( KLIC ) .
Military can question Trump's order to launch nuclear weapons
Some members of Congress are pushing for a check on the president's powers, particularly his ability to order a preemptive strike. When asked before the hearing if he was concerned about Trump's authority, Corker said, "This is not specific to anyone".
Kunal Kemmu shares image of daughter
There came an adorable Children's Day special wish for all the little ones along with this photo. This photo, reported to be of Taimur, went insane viral on the Internet earlier this year.
Yashwant Sinha hits out at Modi, Jaitley
BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha also came out in support of his party colleague Yashwant Sinha, saying he was a true statesman and had shown the government the mirror.
GameStop temporarily halts unlimited used games program
Kotaku reports that GameStop employees have been instructed to remove signage advertising PowerPass from stores. That means any in-store advertisements for PowerPass have been removed and put in storage until further notice.
Did Mahira Khan's Verna get banned in Pakistan?
According to reports, Pakistan's Federal Censor Board has objected to the film's release on Friday. Images has reached out to Shoaib Mansoor regarding the ban and is awaiting a response .