Monthly Archive: January 2010

Jan
28

Davos World Economic Forum – Khan Manka, Jr. Keynote Address

[Manka Bros. Studios Chairman & CEO Khan Manka, Jr. gave a keynote address today at the Davos World Economic Forum in Switzerland.  He wanted me to post a transcript of his speech for everyone at the studio to read.  It is posted, unedited, below. -- Vicky Adler-Modry - Senior Executive Assistant to Khan Manka, Jr.] …

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Jan
13

Oren Aviv – Manka Bros. Would Like To Offer You A Job

Yesterday, I was shocked to learn that Oren Aviv was fired as President of Disney Motion Picture Productions.  While I have never met Mr. Aviv personally, I have heard that he is an excellent cribbage player (and you all know how much I admire good cribbage). I’m not really sure what Rich Ross has in …

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Jan
11

Manka Bros. Will Not Bid On MGM

Good afternoon. Last night, I called MGM CEO Mary Parent to inform her that Manka Bros. would not be bidding on MGM.  Many have speculated that Manka Bros. would be the most likely suitor of MGM (which includes the 4,000 film library) but I have decided that it would no longer be a strategic fit …

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Jan
07

The Warren Lieberfarb Experience

Good morning from the Wynn Encore in Vegas! Yesterday, I received a call from my old friend and employee Warren Lieberfarb.  I was completely taken by surprise as I hadn’t heard from him for a few years. His ego had gotten so completely out of control after he was crowned the King of DVD that …

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Jan
06

Yemen Theme Park – January 2010 Update

Good morning and happy 2010! Because of all the recent terrorist activity going on in Yemen, I just wanted to give a quick update on the status of Manka Bros.’ billion dollar Manka Fun Park Yemen. As many of you may remember, I went to Yeman last August for the groundbreaking ceremony.  After that, due …

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