Leon Lazaroff

Leon Lazaroff has been with TheStreet since March 2013 as an editor, media industry reporter and political writer. Prior to joining TheStreet, Leon was a reporter at Bloomberg News on its media and emerging markets teams, a national correspondent for the Chicago Tribune and through much of the 1990s a foreign correspondent reporting from Mexico and Spain with the Associated Press and other outlets. Leon completed the Knight-Bagehot Fellowship in Economics and Business Journalism at Columbia University in 2002, earning a masters degree in journalism, and a bachelor of arts in history from the University of Wisconsin long before its basketball team was any good.

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Recent Articles By The Author

Mayweather-McGregor Will Be All About Promoting Showtime

Mayweather-McGregor Will Be All About Promoting Showtime

For $99, fans can watch the Mayweather-McGregor fight, and expect to see a lot of promotional advertisements for Showtime's direct-to-consumer service.

The Los Angeles Times Has Its Deja Vu Moment

The Los Angeles Times Has Its Deja Vu Moment

The L.A. Times' latest management upheaval has its roots in the ill-fated 2000 merger between Tribune and Times Mirror.

This Is How Netflix Does Its Magic

This Is How Netflix Does Its Magic

Netflix has a proven business model.

Here's One of the Biggest Questions Ever on Apple's TV Plans

Here's One of the Biggest Questions Ever on Apple's TV Plans

Apple does TV, sorta.

What Could President Trump Actually Do to Amazon and Jeff Bezos?

What Could President Trump Actually Do to Amazon and Jeff Bezos?

Trump took to Twitter Wednesday morning to attack Amazon, whose founder, Jeff Bezos, owns The Washington Post, a newspaper the president routinely accuses of "fake news."