PwC press room > Entertainment & media, hospitality & leisure > News releases http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/Entertainment-and-media-hospitality-and-leisure ecf84167-8c1e-4550-b1ed-3b5fb4530023/A world of differences: Five shifts set to shape the Entertainment and Media future http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/a-world-of-differences--five-shifts-set-to-shape-the-entertainment-and-media-future/s/ecf84167-8c1e-4550-b1ed-3b5fb4530023 A world of differences: Five shifts set to shape the Entertainment and Media future As entertainment and media companies seek to tap into pockets of growth and value in an increasingly complex and competitive global marketplace, surging demand from young consumers is opening up... ]]> 6/7/2016 10:57:00 PM 19535cae-5a78-4f69-9e4d-0859646dcc95/Online hotel reviews: the guests’ verdict http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/online-hotel-reviews-the-guests-verdict/s/19535cae-5a78-4f69-9e4d-0859646dcc95 Online hotel reviews: the guests’ verdict 23 June 2015: Online reviewers tend to rate eastern European hotels highly, but the city of Cape Town leads on overall online reputation, according to a new PwC report. Cleanliness and location are ra ]]> 6/23/2015 3:49:00 PM 2c797b68-9960-43d0-a984-b43897f892f7/Beyond Digital: Empowered consumers seek out tailored, inspiring content experiences that transcend platforms http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/beyond-digital-empowered-consumers-seek-out-tailored-inspiring-content-experiences-that-transcend-pl/s/2c797b68-9960-43d0-a984-b43897f892f7 Beyond Digital: Empowered consumers seek out tailored, inspiring content experiences that transcend platforms It’s increasingly clear that consumers see no significant divide between digital and traditional media: what they want is more flexibility, freedom and convenience in when and how they consume... ]]> 6/3/2015 12:52:00 AM 5be3359b-db3a-4097-b694-a38e35bc0b4b/PwC Issues Global Entertainment and Media Outlook 2014-2018 http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/pwc-issues-global-entertainment-and-media-outlook-2014-2018/s/5be3359b-db3a-4097-b694-a38e35bc0b4b PwC Issues Global Entertainment and Media Outlook 2014-2018 New York, 3 June 2014 ‑‑ Total entertainment and media spending on digital services is forecast to grow at a 12.2% compound annual growth rate (CAGR) between 2013 and 2018 and account for 65% of... ]]> 6/3/2014 11:00:00 PM eff42465-4fe5-4624-8b5d-56910bce1ebf/PwC European Hotel Forecast Expects Growth in 2014 and 2015 http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/pwc-european-hotel-forecast-expects-growth-in-2014-and-2015/s/eff42465-4fe5-4624-8b5d-56910bce1ebf PwC European Hotel Forecast Expects Growth in 2014 and 2015 New York, 3 March 2014‑‑‑Growing optimism about economic growth is fueling expectation for hotel sector growth in 17 of 18 major European cities surveyed in the third annual PwC European Cities... ]]> 3/3/2014 7:57:00 AM 86e7efb4-3744-497b-8983-d5c28d8a238c/PwC Upholds 80-Year Tradition Overseeing Oscars® Balloting and Preserving Secrets for Hollywood's Biggest Night http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/pwc-upholds-80-year-tradition-overseeing-oscars--balloting-and-preserving-secrets-for-hollywood-s-bi/s/86e7efb4-3744-497b-8983-d5c28d8a238c PwC Upholds 80-Year Tradition Overseeing Oscars® Balloting and Preserving Secrets for Hollywood's Biggest Night PwC’s Brian Cullinan Joins Balloting Team LOS ANGELES, January 23, 2014 – This year PwC celebrates its 80th anniversary leading the Oscars® balloting process on behalf of the Academy of Motion... ]]> 1/24/2014 10:34:00 PM c1c2640f-fa09-409e-9e00-ba4154751db1/Race to Connect Mobile Devices and Fixed Environments Drives Innovation for Contextually Aware Services http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/race-to-connect-mobile-devices-and-fixed-environments-drives-innovation-for-contextually-aware-servi/s/c1c2640f-fa09-409e-9e00-ba4154751db1 Race to Connect Mobile Devices and Fixed Environments Drives Innovation for Contextually Aware Services New York, 15 Jan 2014‑‑The race to connect mobile devices and fixed environments via sensors, beacons and other data gathering technologies is expected to continue to accelerate, according to the... ]]> 1/15/2014 2:19:00 PM 83dba6af-3daa-446c-9d8c-e675c9aef929/Entertainment and Media Businesses Raise Agility and Insight http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/Entertainment-and-Media-Businesses-Raise-Agility-and-Insight/s/83dba6af-3daa-446c-9d8c-e675c9aef929 Entertainment and Media Businesses Raise Agility and Insight Eight high-growth markets drive overall spending; but mature markets remain instrumental in the global shift towards digital consumption of entertainment and media (E&M) servicesConsumers' access to E ]]> 6/4/2013 11:01:00 PM 280aff76-9db7-4e0e-ac7b-a4f2932fa2fe/PwC Oversees Accuracy of the Oscars® Balloting Process for 79 Years Running http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/pwc-oversees-accuracy-of-the-oscars-balloting-process-for-79-years-running/s/280aff76-9db7-4e0e-ac7b-a4f2932fa2fe PwC Oversees Accuracy of the Oscars® Balloting Process for 79 Years Running PwC Oversees Accuracy of the Oscars® Balloting Process for 79 Years RunningFinal Ballots Due to PwC on Tuesday, February 19, 2013BEVERLY HILLS, February 8, 2013 – This year, PwC celebrates its 79th... ]]> 2/8/2013 4:02:00 PM b7197e73-236c-4514-a1c0-4b453e03de34/PwC Euro Hotel Forecast Anticipates Slower Growth in 2013 http://press.pwc.com/News-releases/PwC-Euro-Hotel-Forecast-Anticipates-Slower-Growth-in-2013/s/b7197e73-236c-4514-a1c0-4b453e03de34 PwC Euro Hotel Forecast Anticipates Slower Growth in 2013 PwC's annual European Cities Hotel Forecast 2013 expects revenue per available room (RevPAR) growth to slow in 2013 due largely to the prolonged economic downturn. Nevertheless, some cities, such as ]]> 1/14/2013 4:48:00 PM