Topic archives: Antony Catalano

Catalano lawyers up … Falconio story ‘too detailed and graphic’ … Ginny Stein made redundant …

February 8, 2018

Former Domain CEO Antony Catalano has sent his former employer, Fairfax, a legal letter over claims published by The Australian Financial Review yesterday.

Domain a ‘boys club’ under Catalano … Yahoo7 restructure … Good feud guide …

February 7, 2018

The Australian Financial Reviewreports today that shortly before former Domain CEO Antony Catalano suddenly left the business, a formal complaint about the the workplace culture at the recently-listed company was lodged.

A brief professional history of Antony ‘The Cat’ Catalano

January 23, 2018 1

Domain boss Antony Catalano is no stranger to the media spotlight. We've taken a look back at his career as reported in the news.

Domain boss quits: is the golden goose cooked?

January 22, 2018 3

News of Catalano's departure has hit the share price hard.

The wily business model that catapulted Domain to the big time

September 27, 2017 3

Domain was founded in 1996 during the peak of Fairfax’s last rivers-of-gold period, but the business achieved significant digital scale and profitability when Antony “the Cat” Catalano returned to Fairfax in 2011.

Mayne: managing ‘The Cat’ at Fairfax and directors who just won’t go after a takeover

May 25, 2017

How should Domain CEO Antony Catalano and other senior Fairfax executives behave now the company has agreed to open its books to TPG?

Media briefs: it’s about ethics … Sportsbet favours Boris … Obama’s NT News subscription? …

November 20, 2015 1

Major game publishers blacklist Kotaku. Plus other media tidbits of the day.

Media briefs: Robinson to ABC … apology tour continues … TV madness …

Media briefs: Robinson to ABC … apology tour continues … TV madness …

August 6, 2015 1

Julia Gillard has apologised, publicly and expensively, to Nick Xenophon. Plus other media tidbits of the day.

Fairfax finally takes over MMP, claws back lost property ad revenues

Fairfax finally takes over MMP, claws back lost property ad revenues

January 12, 2015

Fairfax's long-awaited takeover of Metro Media Publishing is complete, taking to $175 million the amount of money the company has spent buying back property-advertising revenues in the past decade.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

August 29, 2014 6

Classification board roles politicised ... carbon tax savings don't add up ... Gillard's book launch no cheap affair

How the property bubble is making us poorer (you wouldn’t read about it)

How the property bubble is making us poorer (you wouldn’t read about it)

April 22, 2014 12

Even if you own your home, higher property values just means higher rates and taxes, which means less money in your pocket. The only ones who benefit from the bubble are those in the property industry -- and of course, the property press.

Catalano appointed CEO of Fairfax’s Domain

Catalano appointed CEO of Fairfax’s Domain

November 19, 2013 2

Antony Catalano has been appointed CEO of Fairfax's real estate classifieds business, Domain.

Media briefs: News Corp control … Rundle v Cater … <em>Sun</em> hiring …

Media briefs: News Corp control … Rundle v Cater … Sun hiring …

August 8, 2013 1

There seems to e some confusion at News Corp as to just what percentage of Australia's newspapers it owns.

Property ad wars: real estate agent between News and Fairfax

Property ad wars: real estate agent between News and Fairfax

July 5, 2013

A real estate agent signed a deal with News Corp a month before shifting his vendors' ads away from the Fairfax-owned Weekly Review. The property ad wars in Victoria are hotting up.

More bad news for Fairfax as MMP axes seven titles

More bad news for Fairfax as MMP axes seven titles

June 4, 2013 1

Seven of Metro Media Publishing's eight eastern titles will close. Only the 148-year-old Dandenong Journal will remain open for business.

News Limited exec offers up to $100k in secret legal payment

News Limited exec offers up to $100k in secret legal payment

May 20, 2013 3

The war over real estate advertising in Geelong is hotting up, with a News Limited executive offering to help pay the legal fees of an estate agent to defend himself against claims made by a publication part-owned by Fairfax.

Fairfax joint-venture sheds staff as suburban profits dive

Fairfax joint-venture sheds staff as suburban profits dive

April 30, 2013 1

Metro Media Publishing, battling a sea of red ink in its suite of former Fairfax suburban mastheads, is slashing staff costs. A sell-off could also be on the cards.

‘How big are your balls?!’: Fairfax v News in Geelong ad war

February 12, 2013

Antony Catalano’s Melbourne publishing empire has taken a real estate agent to court over deals with the News Limited-owned Geelong Advertiser. It’s an old-fashioned newspaper war in Victoria.

‘How big are your balls?!’: Fairfax v News in Geelong ad war

February 11, 2013 3

Antony Catalano's Melbourne publishing empire will take a real estate agent to court over deals with the News Limited-owned Geelong Advertiser. It's an old-fashioned newspaper war in Victoria.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

November 19, 2012

A real estate media stoush ... The boss who killed Christmas ... 3AW stand in gets punk'd