MediaGuardian 100 2011

MediaGuardian 100: the criteria used

A panel of experienced media watchers from the worlds of politics, journalism, advertising, television and the internet judged entrants using three criteria: cultural influence, economic clout and political power.

25, Jul, 2011 @8:00 AM

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MediaGuardian 100: who did we miss?

John Plunkett: Tell us who else we should have included in our annual power list

John Plunkett

25, Jul, 2011 @7:14 AM

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MediaGuardian 100: An end to old certainties

The scandals engulfing the Murdoch empire have changed the UK's media landscape – and the power list has been rewritten. By John Plunkett

John Plunkett

25, Jul, 2011 @6:50 AM

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Mark Zuckerberg | MediaGuardian 100

Job: founder, chief executive, Facebook
Age: 27
Industry: digital media
Staff: 2,000
Worth: $13.5bn
2010 ranking: 7

24, Jul, 2011 @9:45 PM

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Jack Dorsey | MediaGuardian 100 2011

Job: executive chairman, Twitter
Age: 34
Industry: digital media
Staff: 450
New entry

24, Jul, 2011 @9:42 PM

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Larry Page | MediaGuardian 100 2011

Job: chief executive, Google
Age: 38
Industry: digital media
Turnover: $29.32bn
Staff: 26,316
Salary: $1
Worth: $16.3bn
2010 ranking: 2 (shared with Sergey Brin)

24, Jul, 2011 @9:39 PM

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Steve Jobs | MediaGuardian 100 2011

Job: co-founder, chairman and chief executive, Apple; board member, Disney
Industry: digital media
Age: 56
Turnover: $65.2bn
Staff: 46,600 (September 2010)
2010 ranking: 1

24, Jul, 2011 @9:33 PM

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Rupert Murdoch | MediaGuardian 100 2011

Job: chairman and chief executive, News Corporation
Age: 80
Industry: broadcasting, publishing, digital media
Annual revenue: $32.8bn
Staff: 52,000
Salary: $23.64m (total remuneration including pension contributions)
2010 ranking: 4

24, Jul, 2011 @9:30 PM

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Paul Dacre | MediaGuardian 100 2011

Job: editor, Daily Mail; editor-in-chief, Associated Newspapers
Age: 62
Industry: publishing
Circulation: Daily Mail: 2,047,206, Mail on Sunday: 1,927,791 (June 2011)
Salary: £2.8m (total remuneration)
2010 ranking: 13

24, Jul, 2011 @9:27 PM

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Simon Cowell | MediaGuardian 100 2011

Job: TV producer, presenter
Age: 51
Industry: broadcasting, music
Worth: £200m
2010 ranking: 6

24, Jul, 2011 @9:21 PM

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Lord Justice Leveson | MediaGuardian 100 2011

Job: High court judge
Industry: law
Age: 62
New entry

24, Jul, 2011 @9:18 PM

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James Murdoch | MediaGuardian 100 2011

Job: deputy chief operating officer, News Corporation
Age: 39
Industry: broadcasting, publishing
Salary: $8.84m (News Corp, total remuneration), £75,000 (BSkyB)
Staff: 12,500 (News Corp)
2010 ranking: 8

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