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Back9Network suspends operations, cites 'temporary shortfall in capital'

The beleaguered Back9Network announced on Monday that it has suspended operations, the latest setback for the golf lifestyle network that debuted Sept. 29 on DirecTV. No one at the Back9Network is speaking publicly and only...
Monday, 2/23/2015 at 12:26PM
Business

Back9Network eliminating 35 full-time positions, sues former CEO

The Back9Network, the new golf lifestyle channel that made its debut Aug. 29 on DirecTV, is eliminating 35 full-time positions, the Hartford Business Journal reported. CEO Charles Cox called it "a thoughtful strategy that will...
Monday, 1/26/2015 at 12:16PM
Business

Back9Network launches today; is there room for two golf networks?

Four years after it was founded, Back9Network finally begins broadcasting today, and will do so not without some uncertainty. Is there room for a second golf network? "I wouldn't have left a nice safe career...
Monday, 9/29/2014 at 5:12AM
Golf & Business

With its satellite TV debut less than two months away, Back9Network founder Jamie Bosworth is out of the picture

By Peter Finch Back9Network founder and CEO Jamie Bosworth, who landed $5 million in state loans and grants to build a studio and hire workers in Connecticut, won’t be among those employees any longer....
Friday, 8/1/2014 at 2:45PM
Golf & Business

'A lot of high fives' in Hartford: Back9Network's president on its DirecTV deal

By Peter Finch Back9Network, a fledgling TV channel covering "the golf lifestyle," will appear on the DirecTV satellite network starting this fall, company officials announced Monday morning. Until now, programming from the Connecticut-based channel...
Monday, 6/23/2014 at 9:01AM
News & Tours

Will a PGA Tour wives reality show finally become a reality?

By Alex Myers After more than two years of trying, Liz Estes, the wife of Bob Estes, has finally succeeded in getting that reality TV show about PGA Tour spouses off the ground. Well,...
Tuesday, 10/22/2013 at 3:26PM
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